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John Best


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service13.1.1704/5CSORN
Last Known Service9.5.1737CSORN
Date of Death15.5.1751CSORN

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
13.1.1704/5 Lieutenant ADM 6/8/216CSORN
13.1.1704/528.1.1704/5
Swallow Prize (32) 1704-1711
British 32 Gun
5th Rate Ship
, Lieutenant ADM 6/8/216
Confirmed 3.1.1705/6
ADM 6/8
29.1.1704/519.5.1706
Assurance (66) 1702-1712
British 66 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
, Third Lieutenant ADM 6/8/216
Confirmed 3.1.1705/6
ADM 6/8
20.5.17063.2.1706/7
Assurance (66) 1702-1712
British 66 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
, Second Lieutenant ADM 6/8/254
ADM 6/8
4.2.1706/713.8.1711
Assurance (66) 1702-1712
British 66 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
, First Lieutenant ADM 6/9/46
ADM 6/9
2.3.1708/9 Action of 1709-03-02 
1.4.17129.3.1712/13
Bedford (70) 1698-1736
British 70 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
, Third Lieutenant ADM 6/11/201
ADM 6/11
10.3.1712/134.3.1714/15
Cumberland (80) 1710-1732
British 80 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
, Third Lieutenant ADM 6/11/249
ADM 6/11
4.8.17199.4.1721
Griffin (8) 1702-1737
British 8 Gun
5th Rate Fireship
, Lieutenant ADM 6/12/177
ADM 6/12
10.4.17214.3.1727/28
Yarmouth (70) 1709-1769
British 70 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
1740 Renamed "Yarmouth Hulk"
, First Lieutenant ADM 6/14/9
ADM 6/13
2.4.172916.12.1729
Monmouth (70) 1718-1742
British 70 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
, First Lieutenant ADM 6/14/20
ADM 6/14
26.5.173015.9.1731
Enterprise (42) 1709-1749
British 42 Gun
5th Rate Ship of the Line
, First Lieutenant ADM 6/14/51
ADM 6/14
23.11.17335.5.1735
Princess Caroline (80) 1731-1764
British 80 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
, First Lieutenant ADM 6/14/155
ADM 6/14
5.5.1735 Commander ADM 6/14/211CSORN
5.5.17359.5.1737
Looe (42) 1707-1737
British 42 Gun
5th Rate Frigate
, Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/14/211
BWAS-1603


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