Sir William James (1st Baronet of Eltham)


NationalityBritish 
RolesShip Owner, Merchant Sailor 
Date of Birthc.1721 - Haverfordwest, Pembrokeshire ref:1221
First Known Service1755ref:1221
WifeAnne Goddardref:950
DaughterElizabeht Anne [Parkyns] (c.1766-1797)ref:950
SonEdward William, 2nd Bt. (1774-1792)ref:950
Last Known Service22.8.1782ref:1221
Date of Death16.12.1783ref:1221

Ships Owned


FromToVesselSource
1.11.177622.8.1782Brilliant  

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
1755 Protector (44), Commodore (HEIC) and Commanding Officerref:1221
27.8.1778 Created 1st Baronet of ElthamEWIKI


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