John Brisbane


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service5.8.1757CSORN
FatherThomas Brisbaneref:676
MotherIsabel Nicholsonref:676
WifeMary Young - Married 11.6.1759ref:676
SonSir Charles Brisbane (1769-1829)
SonSir James Brisbane (1774-1826)
SonWilliam Henry Brisbane (d.1795)ref:676
SonLt. Col. Thomas Stewart (d.1795)ref:676
SonJohn Douglas Brisbane (d.1782)ref:676
Last Known Service9.11.1805CSORN
Date of Death10.12.1807 - Southampton TRN3

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
5.8.1757 Lieutenant ADM 6/18/530CSORN
17.10.1760 Commander ADM 6/19/411ADM 6/19
17.10.176024.9.1761Virgin (12), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/19/411
Issued by Sir James Douglas (1st Baronet Douglas) (1703-1787), Barbados
Commission confirmed 21.5.1762
ADM 6/19
24.9.1761 Captain ADM 6/19/401CSORN
24.9.17617.2.1762Lizard (28), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/19/401
Issued by Sir James Douglas (1st Baronet Douglas) (1703-1787), Barbados
Commission confirmed 14.4.1762
ADM 6/19
7.1.176210.2.1762Operations against Martinique 
7.2.176220.8.1762Nightingale (22), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/19/401
Issued by Lord George Brydges Rodney (1st Baron Rodney) (1719-1792), Barbados
Commission confirmed 14.4.1762
BWAS-1714
20.8.17625.6.1763Echo (24), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
4.10.176925.9.1770Cruizer (8), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/20/256BWAS-1714
25.9.17705.10.1772Cerberus (28), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/20/293BWAS-1714
4.12.17757.8.1778Flora (32), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/21/140BWAS-1714
7.7.1777 Action of 7th July 1777 
1.7.1779 Included in the list of captains receiving half-pay.ADM104
15.7.177914.11.1780Alcide (74), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
8.1.1780 Attack on the Caracas Convoy 
12.6.178124.12.1781Hercules (74), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/22/297BWAS-1714
21.9.1790 Rear-Admiral of the Blue ADM 6/24/68CSORN
1.2.1793 Rear-Admiral of the Red ADM 6/24/201CSORN
12.4.1794 Vice-Admiral of the Blue ADM 6/25/30CSORN
4.7.1794 Vice-Admiral of the White ADM 6/25/55CSORN
1.6.1795 Vice-Admiral of the Red ADM 6/25/178CSORN
14.2.1799 Admiral of the BlueCSORN
1.1.1801 Admiral of the WhiteCSORN
9.11.1805 Admiral of the RedCSORN

Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
ref:676More than Nelson Web Site
TRN3The Royal Navy : a history from the earliest times to the present Vol IIIWilliam Laid ClowesDigital Book
ADM 6/19ADM 6/19 Commission and Warrant Book 1758 Nov.-1763 Archive
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook
ADM104ADM 104 Officers entitled to Half Pay Document

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