James Burcher


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birthc.1716ADM 107/3
Baptism14.3.1716 - Goring, Sussex CSORN
First Known Service21.2.1731/32CSORN
FatherThomas Burcherref:719
MotherArabellaPROB11
Last Known Service8.9.1748CSORN
Date of Death15.9.1747BWAS-1714
Cause of DeathDrownedCSORN
Will Probated21.10.1748

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
28.2.1731/324.2.1732/33Rose (20), Able Seaman ADM 107/3/384ADM 107/3
5.2.1732/3318.4.1735Lowestoffe (20), Able Seaman ADM 107/3/384ADM 107/3
19.4.173516.2.1735/36Preston (50), Midshipman ADM 107/3/384ADM 107/3
6.4.173627.6.1737Rippon (60), Midshipman ADM 107/3/384ADM 107/3
28.6.173729.5.1738Canterbury (60), Able Seaman ADM 107/3/384ADM 107/3
30.5.173826.12.1740Canterbury (60), Midshipman ADM 107/3/384ADM 107/3
5.6.1740 Passed the Lieutenant's Examination ADM 107/3/384RNLPC
27.12.1740 Lieutenant ADM 6/15/364CSORN
27.12.174020.2.1740/41Roebuck (40), Third Lt. & Lt. at Arms ADM 6/15/364ADM 6/15
27.3.17417.11.1741Roebuck (40), First Lieutenant ADM 6/15/404ADM 6/15
8.11.174120.3.1742/43Salisbury (50), Third Lt. & Lt. at Arms ADM 6/16/334
Confirmed 5.7.1744
ADM 6/16
10.7.174419.11.1744Edinburgh (64), Second Lieutenant ADM 6/16/337ADM 6/16
20.11.174421.2.1744/45Edinburgh (64), First Lieutenant ADM 6/16/389ADM 6/16
23.2.1744/458.9.1748Dreadnought (60), First Lieutenant ADM 6/16/448ADM 6/16
23.9.1745 CommanderBWAS-1714
22.1.1745/4610.5.1747Comet (10), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/17/450
Issued by Isaac Townsend (1684-1765), North America
Confirmed 20.3.1748/49
BWAS-1714
4.174627.4.1747Saxon (16), Commander and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714


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