Hugh Bromedge

RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birthc.1714 - Worcestershire ADM 107/4
First Known Service1744CSORN
WifeMary Franklin (d.1794) - Married 17.7.1733 - Lincolns Inn Chapel, Holborn, London ref:719
SonJohn Bromedge (1733-1779)ref:719
Last Known Service12.1782CSORN
Date of Death18.8.1792 - Bristol CSORN

Event History

Date fromDate toEventSource
17481756Service as a merchant seamanADM 107/4
4.8.1756 Passed the Lieutenant's ExaminationRNLPC
21.9.1756 Lieutenant ADM 6/18/310CSORN
3.4.1759 Commander ADM 6/19/53CSORN
3.4.175925.9.1759Wolf (8), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/19/53BWAS-1714
3.7.1759 Bombardment of Le Havre 
25.9.17593.10.1759Laurel (12), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/19/107ADM 6/19
3.10.175925.2.1760Wolf (8), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/19/100ADM 6/19
27.8.17609.4.1763Happy (8), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/19/193BWAS-1714
22.11.176314.9.1766Happy (8), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/19/550BWAS-1714
6.3.177216.9.1776Savage (8), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/20/433BWAS-1714
28.3.177728.4.1778Buffalo (50), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/21/271BWAS-1714
29.4.1778 Captain ADM 6/21/397CSORN
29.4.17786.5.1780Buffalo (30), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/21/397BWAS-1714
31.12.1779 Affair of Fielding and Bylandt 
7.178112.1782Princess Caroline (44), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714


ADM 107/4ADM 107/4 1745-1757 Lieutenants' passing certificates. Archive
CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
RNLPCRoyal Navy Lieutenants' Passing Certificates 1691-1902Bruno PappalardoBook Family History
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook
ADM 6/19ADM 6/19 Commission and Warrant Book 1758 Nov.-1763 Archive

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Posted by Brian Stephens on Thursday 10th of April 2014 16:51

Edinburgh Advertiser June 6, 1780
The Court-martial on Capt. Bromedge, late of the Buffalo, for mal-practices closed yesterday. The officers of the ship (who were the accusers) could not prove their assertions, whereupon he was honourably acquitted.

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