James Colnett


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birth1753CSORN
Baptism18.10.1753 - Stoke Damerel, Plymouth CSORN
First Known Service22.2.1779CSORN
FatherJames Colnett (d.1760)CCSU
MotherSarah LangCCSU
MistressCatherine AulteCCSU
DaughterElizabeth Caroline [Spickett] (d.1854)CCSU
DaughterAnn Catherine (1796-?)CCSU
SisterSarah [Poatge] (1749-?)CCSU
SisterMartha (1752-?)CCSU
BrotherRichard Colnett (1754-1814)CCSU
Last Known Service1804CSORN
Date of Death1.9.1806 - Great Ormond Street, London CSORN
Burial6.9.1806 - St Dunstan and All Saints, Stepney, London CSORN

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
22.2.1779 Lieutenant ADM 6/21/513CSORN
19.12.1794 CommanderCSORN
5.10.1796 CaptainCSORN
5.10.179627.12.1796Hussar (28), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
1804 Glatton (56), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793

Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
CCSUThe Captain Cook Society Web Site
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook
BWAS-1793British Warships in the Age of Sail 1793 - 1817Rif WinfieldBook

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