William Edward Cracraft


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service11.10.1780CSORN
Last Known Service1805CSORN
Date of Death1810PROB11
Will Probated24.10.1810, PROB 11/1515/558

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
11.10.17801783Royal Naval Academy, Scholar ADM 6/22/181ADM 6/22
28.10.1790 LieutenantCSORN
7.6.1794 Commander ADM 6/25/48CSORN
7.6.17949.8.1794Thorn (16), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/25/48BWAS-1714
9.8.1794 Captain ADM 6/25/73CSORN
9.8.179423.12.1794Daphne (24), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/25/73BWAS-1714
7.17959.1798Aquilon (32), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
9.1798 Severn (44), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
1.18011805Anson (38), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714

Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
PROB11England & Wales, Prerogative Court of Canterbury Wills, 1384-1858 Archive
ADM 6/22ADM 6/22 Commission and Warrant Book 1779 July-1782 Archive
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook

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