Thomas Hickes

RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birth22.4.1731TRN3
First Known Service27.1.1744TRN3
Last Known Service1.1.1801TRN3
Date of Death9.5.1801CSORN
Will Probated8.6.1801, PROB 11/1359/77

Event History

Date fromDate toEventSource
1.12.1756 Passed the Lieutenant's Examination ADM 107/4/397RNLPC
3.5.1758 Lieutenant ADM 6/19/337CSORN
30.10.177621.2.1778Terrible (74), First Lieutenant ADM 6/21/225ADM104
20.4.177813.5.1778Princess Augusta (6), LieutenantADM104
13.5.1778 Commander ADM 6/21/404CSORN
13.5.177816.9.1778Helena (14), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/21/404BWAS-1714
10.11.1781 Captain ADM 6/22/363CSORN
10.11.178124.7.1784Gibraltar (80), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/22/363BWAS-1714
20.6.1783 2nd Battle of Cuddalore 
16.8.178610.2.1787Jupiter (50), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/23/350ADM 6/23
24.3.17913.9.1791Cambridge (80), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/24/111BWAS-1714
3.9.17911.12.1792Saint George (98), Captain and Commanding Officer: On board from 4.9.1791 ADM 6/24/133BWAS-1714
1.12.17924.12.1793Powerful (74), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/24/182BWAS-1714
1.1.1801 Rear-Admiral of the BlueCSORN

Notes on Officer

Date of deathTRN3
Clowes (The Royal Navy Vol III) gives a date of death of 9th June 1801.


TRN3The Royal Navy : a history from the earliest times to the present Vol IIIWilliam Laid ClowesDigital Book
CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
RNLPCRoyal Navy Lieutenants' Passing Certificates 1691-1902Bruno PappalardoBook
ADM104ADM 104 Officers entitled to Half Pay Document
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook
ADM 6/23ADM 6/23 Commission and Warrant Book 1783-1789 Aug.  Archive

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