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James Adston

RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birthc.1734ADM 107/5
Baptism3.11.1734 - Saint Clement Danes, Westminster RNLPC
First Known Service1750RNLPC
FatherMark Adstonref:719
MotherDorothyADM 107/5
WifeSarah Brace Thwaites (d.1797) - Married 1762 - Saint Michael, Stamford, Lincolnshire ref:719
DaughterSara Brace Thwaites [Barker]ref:719
James AdstonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1776
ADM 6/21
Last Known Service24.9.1769RNLPC
Date of Death1771RNLPC
Will Probated21.10.1771, PROB 11/971/319

Event History

Date fromDate toEventSource
17501754HEIC serviceADM 107/5
Raven (14) 1745-1763
British 14 Gun
Unrated Sloop
, Master's Mate ADM 107/5/15
ADM 107/5
1.8.1757 Action off Flushing 
7.11.1757 Passed the Lieutenant's Examination ADM 107/5/15RNLPC
19.11.1757 Lieutenant ADM 6/18/454ADM 6/18
Eagle 1768-1769
British Merchant Packet
, Commander and Commanding Officer
25.9.1769 CommanderADM 107/4
Earl of Bessborough 1761-1771
British Merchant Packet
, Commander and Commanding Officer

Notes on Officer

Will detailsPROB11

Captain of the Earl of Bossborough Packet Boat.

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