The Hon. James Cornwallis

RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birth1701CSORN
First Known Service1720CSORN
FatherCharles Cornwallis, MP, 4th Baron CornwallisHPO
Last Known Service28.5.1727CSORN
Date of Death28.5.1727BWAS-1603

Event History

Date fromDate toEventSource
13.5.1720 Lieutenant ADM 6/12/230ADM 6/12
13.5.172011.7.1720Barfleur (90), Sixth Lieutenant ADM 6/12/230
Commission confirmed 9.1.1720/21
ADM 6/12
12.7.17203.12.1721Barfleur (90), Fifth Lieutenant ADM 6/12/230
Commission confirmed 9.1.1720/21
ADM 6/12
4.12.172114.3.1721/22Bredah (70), Fourth Lt. & Lt. at Arms ADM 6/13/23ADM 6/13
15.3.1721/2222.3.1723/24Leopard (50), Second Lieutenant ADM 6/13/31ADM 6/13
3.11.172228.5.1727Elected a Member of Parliament for EyeHPO
1.2.1725/26 Commander ADM 6/13/99ADM 6/13
1.2.1725/2628.5.1727Griffin (8), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/13/99BWAS-1603


CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
HPOHistory of Parliament online Web Site
BWAS-1603British Warships in the Age of Sail 1603 - 1714Rif WinfieldBook
ADM 6/12ADM 6/12 Commission and Warrent Book 1714 14 Oct.-1721 Jan. Archive
ADM 6/13ADM 6/13 Commission and Warrent Book 1721 Feb.-1728 3 Oct. Archive

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