John Bray

RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service1734CSORN
Last Known Service5.6.1789CSORN
Date of Death1795CSORN

Event History

Date fromDate toEventSource
1735 Entered the navyTNC
28.8.1743 Lieutenant ADM 6/16/401CSORN
15.6.1757 Commander ADM 6/18/410CSORN
15.6.17576.1.1758Adventure (18), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/18/410TNC
6.1.1758 Captain ADM 6/18/467CSORN
6.1.17586.4.1761Princess Amelia (80), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/18/467BWAS-1714
6.6.175827.7.1758The Siege of Louisbourg 
29.3.176111.6.1761Expedition against Belle-Isle 
6.4.176115.12.1761Newark (80), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/19/306BWAS-1714
1.1.177931.12.1779Included in the list of captain's receiving half-pay.ADM104
5.6.1789 Superannuated Rear-Admiral ADM 6/23/533ADM 6/23

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Posted by Cheryl Bray on Saturday 5th of January 2013 00:01

Looking to trace the family of Capt. John Bray of the Princess Amelia who was at Louisbourg 1758

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