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James Cotes


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service3.9.1766CSORN
Last Known Service4.10.1793CSORN
Date of Death1802CSORN
Will Probated5.6.1802, PROB 11/1376/37

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
3.9.17661769
Royal Naval Academy 1733-1837
British Shore1806 Renamed "Royal Navy College"
, Scholar ADM 6/20/136
ADM 6/20
10.7.1776 LieutenantCSORN
10.7.177627.3.1777
Porcupine (16) 1776-1788
British 16 Gun
Unrated Sloop
, Lieutenant and Commanding Officer ADM 6/21/229
Issued by
Clark GaytonBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1723-1782
, Jamaica
Confirmed 11.11.1776
BWAS-1714
7.177810.1779
Busy (10) 1778-1792
British 10 Gun
Unrated Cutter
, Lieutenant and Commanding Officer
BWAS-1714
15.9.177920.10.1779Capture of Omoa 
10.177929.6.1781
Racehorse (14) 1779-1781
British 14 Gun
Unrated Schooner
, Lieutenant and Commanding Officer
BWAS-1714
14.1.1782 CommanderCSORN
14.1.178227.7.1782
Bonetta (14) 1779-1797
British 14 Gun
Unrated Sloop
, Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/23/22
Issued by
Robert DigbyBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1752-1805
, North America
Confirmed 29.1.1783
BWAS-1714
27.7.1782 CaptainCSORN
27.7.17821.12.1782
Garland (24) 1748-1783
British 24 Gun
6th Rate Ship
, Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/23/136
Issued by
Robert DigbyBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1752-1805
, North America
Confirmed 10.9.1783
BWAS-1714
1.12.178224.10.1783
Centurion (50) 1774-1824
British 50 Gun
4th Rate Ship of the Line
, Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/23/153
Issued by
Robert DigbyBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1752-1805
, North America
Confirmed 18.10.1783
ADM 6/23
10.5.179010.1791
Cyclops (28) 1779-1814
British 28 Gun
6th Rate Frigate
, Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/24/27
BWAS-1714
11.3.17934.10.1793
Thames (32) 1758-1793
British 32 Gun
5th Rate Frigate
, Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/24/218
BWAS-1714
4.10.1793 Thames vs Uranie 


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