Sir William Domett

RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birth1754 - Hawkchurch, DevonE-WIKI
First Known Service1769ref:616
Last Known Service12.8.1819ref:616
Date of Death19.5.1828 - Hawkchurch, DevonE-WIKI

Event History

Date fromDate toEventSource
15.6.17691770Quebec (32), Able Seamanref:616
177010.8.1772Quebec (32), Midshipmanref:616
17721775Scorpion (14), Midshipmanref:616
2.17753.1775Marlborough (74), Midshipmanref:616
3.17751776Surprise (28), Master's Materef:616
8.177612.1776Romney (50), Acting Lieutenantref:616
5.2.177727.12.1777Robust (74), Midshipmanref:616
27.12.1777 Lieutenant ADM 6/21/349CSORN
8.178112.1781Invincible (74), Lieutenantref:616
5.9.1781 Battle of the Chesapeake 
178221.8.1782Barfleur (98), Lieutenantref:616
25.1.178226.1.1782Battle of Saint Kitts 
12.4.1782 Battle of the Saintes 
19.4.1782 Battle of the Mona Passage 
21.8.1782 Commander ADM 6/22/506ADM 6/22
21.8.17822.9.1782Raven (18), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/22/506BWAS-1714
9.9.1782 Captain ADM 6/22/513CSORN
9.9.178215.4.1783Queen (90), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/22/513BWAS-1714
20.10.1782 Battle of Cape Spartel 
23.6.178617.10.1787Champion (24), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/23/341BWAS-1714
13.5.178812.5.1789Pomona (28), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/23/460BWAS-1714
13.5.178910.5.1790Salisbury (50), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/23/525ref:616
10.5.17901.10.1790London (90), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/24/26ref:616
1.10.17904.12.1790Royal Sovereign (100), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/24/72BWAS-1714
6.12.179022.3.1792Pegasus (28), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/24/94BWAS-1714
22.3.17924.2.1793Romney (50), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/24/158BWAS-1714
14.6.17939.1800Royal George (100), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/24/246BWAS-1714
1.6.1794 Glorious 1st of June 
23.6.1795 Action of Ile Groix 
2.7.1799 Attack on Aix Roads 
10.18001.1801Belleisle (74), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
2.18015.1801London (90), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
2.4.1801 Battle of Copenhagen 
10.18014.1802Belleisle (74), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
9.18021803Dryad (36), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
6.18032.1804Ville de Paris (110), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
7.18039.1803Dreadnought (98), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
23.4.1804 Rear-Admiral of the BlueCSORN
7.18048.1805Antelope (50), as Flag Officer, Rear-Admiral of the BlueBWAS-1793
9.11.1805 Rear-Admiral of the WhiteCSORN
28.4.1808 Rear-Admiral of the RedCSORN
25.10.1809 Vice-Admiral of the BlueCSORN
31.7.1810 Vice-Admiral of the WhiteCSORN
18131815Salvador del Mundo (112), as Flag Officer, Vice-AdmiralBWAS-1793
27.10.18133.1814Appointed Commander-in-Chief — Plymouthref:616
4.12.1813 Vice-Admiral of the RedCSORN
2.1.1815 Appointed Knight Commander of the Order of the BathTKE1
12.8.1819 Admiralref:616

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Posted by Glennis McDonald on Wednesday 9th of September 2020 13:52

Thank you for this information, compiled in an excellent way. This chap is my 'fourth great granduncle'

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