Edward Knowles

RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birthc.1742EWIKI
First Known Service2.1759EWIKI
FatherSir Charles Knowles (1st Baronet Knowles) (1704-1777)ODNB
MotherMary Alleyne (d. 1742)ODNB
BrotherSir Charles Henry Knowles (2nd Baronet) (1754-1831)HCA26
Last Known Service23.2.1761EWIKI
Date of Death28.12.1761EWIKI

Event History

Date fromDate toEventSource
2.175922.2.1759Neptune (90), Midshipmanref:849
22.2.1759 Lieutenant ADM 6/19/141ADM 6/19
22.2.17593.11.1760Royal William (84), Sixth Lieutenant ADM 6/19/141
Issued by Charles Saunders (1713-1775)
Commission confirmed 3.3.1760
3.11.176011.2.1761Royal William (84), Fifth Lieutenant ADM 6/19/206
Issued by Charles Saunders (1713-1775)
11.2.1761 Commander ADM 6/19/277ADM 6/19
11.2.176123.2.1761Laurel (12), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/19/277ADM 6/19
23.2.176128.12.1761Peregrine (8), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/19/284ODNB


EWIKIWikipediaVariousWeb Site
ODNBOxford Dictionary of National BiographyOxford University PressWeb Site
HCA26HCA 26 1689-1809 High Court of Admiralty: Prize Court: Registers of Declarations for Letters of MarqAuthorityWeb Site
ref:849A Social History of Midshipmen and Quarterdeck Boys in the Royal Navy, 1761-1831Samantha CavellThesis
ADM 6/19ADM 6/19 Commission and Warrant Book 1758 Nov.-1763 Archive

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