Sir John Orde


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birth22.12.1751TRN3
First Known Service7.4.1774TRN3
Last Known Service4.6.1814TRN3
Date of Death19.2.1824TRN3

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
1. Appointed Knight Batchelor 
7.4.1774 Lieutenant ADM 6/21/50CSORN
26.9.1777 Commander ADM 6/21/432CSORN
26.9.177719.5.1778Zebra (14), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/21/432
Issued by Lord Richard Howe (1st Earl Howe) (1725/26-1799), North America
Commission confirmed 9.7.1778
BWAS-1714
19.5.1778 Captain ADM 6/21/509TRN3
19.5.177811.10.1780Virginia (28), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/21/509
Issued by Lord Richard Howe (1st Earl Howe) (1725/26-1799), North America
Commission confirmed 10.2.1779
BWAS-1714
24.7.177912.8.1779Penobscot Expedition 
11.10.17802.7.1781Chatham (50), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/22/181BWAS-1714
2.7.17814.1783Roebuck (44), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/22/539
Issued by Thomas Graves (1st Baron of Gravesend in the County of Londonderry) (1725-1802), North America
Commission confirmed 11.11.1782
BWAS-1714
30.12.179323.5.1794Victorious (74), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/24/296BWAS-1714
23.5.17946.1795Venerable (74), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/25/44BWAS-1714
11.17941.6.1795Prince George (98), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
1.6.1795 Rear-Admiral of the White ADM 6/25/180TRN3
6.17971799Princess Royal (98), as Flag Officer, Rear-AdmiralBWAS-1714
14.2.1799 Vice-Admiral of the BlueCSORN
1.1.1801 Vice-Admiral of the WhiteCSORN
23.4.1804 Vice-Admiral of the RedCSORN
10.18045.1805Glory (98), as Flag Officer, Vice-AdmiralBWAS-1714
9.11.1805 Admiral of the BlueCSORN
25.10.1809 Admiral of the WhiteCSORN
4.6.1814 Admiral of the RedCSORN

Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
TRN3The Royal Navy : a history from the earliest times to the present Vol IIIWilliam Laid ClowesDigital Book
CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook

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