John Bazely

RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birth3.1741 - Dover N-GAZ
First Known Service1753N-GAZ
MotherMargaret Barberref:676
WifeAmelia Bakerref:616
SonJohn Bazely
SonHenry Bazelyref:616
Last Known Service1805N-GAZ
Date of Death6.4.1809 - Dover N-GAZ

Event History

Date fromDate toEventSource
17531755Service as a merchant seamanADM 107/5
9.8.17577.4.1760Somerset (68), Midshipman ADM 107/5/213ADM 107/5
6.6.175827.7.1758The Siege of Louisbourg 
12.3.1760 Passed the Lieutenant's Examination ADM 107/5/213RNLPC
7.4.1760 Lieutenant ADM 6/19/155CSORN
12.7.177318.6.1776Greyhound (4), Lieutenant and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
1.10.1777 Commander ADM 6/21/318CSORN
1.10.177715.4.1778Alert (14), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/21/318BWAS-1714
15.4.1778 Captain ADM 6/21/390CSORN
15.4.17788.5.1779Formidable (98), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/21/390BWAS-1714
27.7.1778 1st Battle of Ushant 
8.5.177920.6.1780Pegasus (28), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/21/553BWAS-1714
8.1.1780 Attack on the Caracas Convoy 
17.4.1780 Battle of Martinique 
20.6.178019.12.1780Apollo (32), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/22/144ADM 6/22
19.12.178025.2.1784Amphion (32), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/22/213BWAS-1714
23.2.17916.9.1791Marlborough (74), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/24/108BWAS-1714
31.3.179213.11.1794Alfred (74), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
1.6.1794 Glorious 1st of June 
1.6.1795 Rear-Admiral of the White ADM 6/25/180N-GAZ
14.2.1799 Vice-Admiral of the BlueN-GAZ
1.1.1801 Vice-Admiral of the WhiteN-GAZ
23.4.1804 Vice-Admiral of the RedN-GAZ


N-GAZThe Naval Gazetteer, Biographer and ChronologistJ W NorieBook
RNLPCRoyal Navy Lieutenants' Passing Certificates 1691-1902Bruno PappalardoBook
ref:676More than Nelson Web Site
ref:616Who's Who in Nelson's NavyNicholas TracyBook
ADM 107/5ADM 107/5 1757-1762 Lieutenants' passing certificates. Archive
CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook
ADM 6/22ADM 6/22 Commission and Warrant Book 1779 July-1782 Archive

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