Hugh Bonfoy

RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birthc.1715CSORN
First Known Service26.6.1731CSORN
DaughterAnna (d.1821)PEER
Last Known Service28.4.1740CSORN
Date of Death12.3.1762 - Dublin CSORN

Event History

Date fromDate toEventSource
6.4.1738 Passed the Lieutenant's ExaminationRNLPC
22.10.1738 Lieutenant ADM 6/15/256CSORN
16.1.1743/44 Commander ADM 6/16/259CSORN
16.1.1743/4411.4.1745Ferret (14), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/16/259BWAS-1714
12.4.1745 Captain ADM 6/16/463CSORN
12.4.17452.2.1745/46Greyhound (20), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/16/463ADM 6/16
3.2.1745/468.12.1746Southsea Castle (44), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/17/53BWAS-1714
5.6.174730.8.1748Augusta (60), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/17/233BWAS-1714
1.12.174814.11.1752Berwick (70), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/17/415ADM 6/17
17531754Appointed Governor of NewfoundlandEWIKI
23.1.175311.2.1755Penzance (44), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/18/56BWAS-1714
25.11.175512.3.1762Dorset, Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/18/215BWAS-1714


CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner SmithWeb Site
PEERThe Peerage dot comVariousWeb Site
RNLPCRoyal Navy Lieutenants' Passing Certificates 1691-1902Bruno PappalardoBook
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook
ADM 6/16ADM 6/16 Commission and Warrent Book 1742 Jan 4 - 1745 Sept 18 Archive
ADM 6/17ADM 6/17 Commission and Warrant Book 1745 18 Sep.-1751 Apr.  Archive
EWIKIWikipediaVariousWeb Site

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