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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
11.10.17801783
Royal Naval Academy 1733-1837
British Shore1806 Renamed "Royal Navy College"
, Scholar ADM 6/22/181
ADM 6/22
28.10.1790 LieutenantCSORN
28.10.17901.11.1790
Assurance (44) 1780-1815
British 44 Gun
5th Rate Ship of the Line
, Lieutenant ADM 6/24/83
ADM 6/24
2.11.17903.1.1791
Tremendous (74) 1784-1807
British 74 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
, Fifth Lieutenant ADM 6/24/84
ADM 6/24
4.1.1791 
Niger (32) 1759-1814
British 32 Gun
5th Rate Frigate
1813 Renamed "Negro"
, Second Lieutenant ADM 6/24/99
ADM 6/24
7.6.1794 CommanderCSORN
7.6.17949.8.1794
Thorn (16) 1782-1816
British 16 Gun
Unrated Sloop
, Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/25/48
BWAS-1714
9.8.1794 CaptainCSORN
9.8.179423.12.1794
Daphne (24) 1776-1794
British 24 Gun
6th Rate Ship
, Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/25/73
BWAS-1714
7.17959.1798
Aquilon (32) 1786-1815
British 32 Gun
5th Rate Frigate
, Captain and Commanding Officer
BWAS-1714
9.1798 
Severn (44) 1786-1804
British 44 Gun
5th Rate Ship of the Line
, Captain and Commanding Officer
BWAS-1714
1.18011805
Anson (38) 1781-1807
British 38 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
, Captain and Commanding Officer
BWAS-1714


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