John Brookes


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birthc.1721ADM 107/4
First Known Service21.9.1739CSORN
A.K.A.BrooksADM 6/18
WifeElizabethPROB11
SonGustavus William (1749-1808)PROB11
Last Known Service2.1779CSORN
Date of Death8.7.1791CSORN
Will Probated20.7.1791, PROB 11/1206/301

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
9.3.1746/47 Passed the Lieutenant's Examination ADM 107/4/123RNLPC
9.7.1747 Lieutenant ADM 6/17/242CSORN
9.7.174731.7.1748Severn (50), Second Lieutenant ADM 6/17/242ADM 6/19
26.5.1758 Commander ADM 6/18/519CSORN
26.5.175821.11.1760Peregrine (8), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/18/519ADM 6/18
24.3.176124.9.1762Pomona (18), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/19/301BWAS-1714
24.9.1762 Captain ADM 6/19/439CSORN
24.9.176222.12.1762Captain (64), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/19/439BWAS-1714
27.3.17639.12.1765Fly (8), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/19/515ADM 6/19
25.9.17703.10.1774Minerva (32), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/20/293BWAS-1714
1.8.177615.1.1779Belleisle (64), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/21/204BWAS-1714
1.7.1779 Included in the list of captains receiving half-pay.ADM104

Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
ADM 107/4ADM 107/4 1745-1757 Lieutenants' passing certificates. Archive
CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
ADM 6/18ADM 6/18 Commission and Warrant Book 1751 May-1758 Oct.  Archive
PROB11England & Wales, Prerogative Court of Canterbury Wills, 1384-1858 Archive
RNLPCRoyal Navy Lieutenants' Passing Certificates 1691-1902Bruno PappalardoBook
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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