William Browell


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service1778CSORN
NephewLangton Browell (1806-?)NBD1849
Last Known Service30.5.1794CSORN
Date of Death1831
Will Probated16.9.1831, PROB 11/1790/35

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
1778 Passed the Lieutenant's Examination ADM 107/7/63RNLPC
10.11.1778 Lieutenant ADM 6/21/472CSORN
17.4.178314.9.1784Princess Royal (98), Second Lieutenant ADM 6/23/52ADM 6/23
29.3.1794 CaptainCSORN
30.5.1794 Commander ADM 6/25/46CSORN
30.5.1794 Prince Edward (14), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/25/46ADM 6/25
6.17957.1795Brunswick (74), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
1.6.17951798Sans Pareil (80), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
16.6.179517.6.1795First Battle of Groix 
23.6.1795 Action of Ile Groix 
9.17951797Brunswick (74), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
18091831Appointed Lieutenant-governor of Greenwich Hospital at Greenwich Hospitalref:676
1813 RetiredCSORN

Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
NBD1849A Naval Biographical Dictionary 1849O'BrienDigital Book
RNLPCRoyal Navy Lieutenants' Passing Certificates 1691-1902Bruno PappalardoBook
ADM 6/23ADM 6/23 Commission and Warrant Book 1783-1789 Aug.  Archive
ADM 6/25ADM 6/25 Commission and Warrant Book 1794-1796 Apr.  Archive
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook
BWAS-1793British Warships in the Age of Sail 1793 - 1817Rif WinfieldBook
ref:676More than Nelson Web Site

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