Stafford Fairborne


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service1685CSORN
Last Known Service21.12.1708CSORN
Date of Death11.11.1716CSORN

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
1685 Bonaventure (52), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1603
30.8.1688 CaptainCSORN
30.8.16886.2.1689/90Richmond (24), CaptainBWAS-1603
5.16894.1690Phoenix (42), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1603
1690 Warspite (64), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1603
30.6.1690 Battle of Beachy Head 
16926.1692Elizabeth (70), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1603
19.5.1692 Battle of Barfleur 
6.16921693Monck (58), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1603
1.6.16922.6.1692Action at Cherbourg 
17.6.1693 Battle of Lagos 
24.9.16945.3.1694/95Vanguard (90), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1603
6.3.1694/9522.12.1695London (96), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/3/38ADM 6/3
16.8.169531.8.1695Appointed Commander-in-Chief — ThamesADM 6/3
23.12.169531.1.1695/96Victory (100), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/3/104BWAS-1714
7.1.1695/9617.1.1695/96Appointed Commander-in-Chief — The DownsADM 6/3
1.2.1695/968.3.1695/96Defiance (64), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/3/123ADM 6/3
9.3.1695/9621.4.1696Victory (100), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/3/136ADM 6/3
12.6.16961.5.1699Albemarle (90), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/4/31
Commission confirmed 25.9.1696
ADM 6/4
2.5.169918.5.1699Torbay (80), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/5/45ADM 6/5
19.5.16998.1.1699/0Suffolk (70), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/5/53BWAS-1714
9.1.1699/030.6.1701Tilbury (54), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/6/20BWAS-1603
1701 Plymouth (52), as Flag Officer, Rear-Admiral of the BlueBWAS-1603
30.6.1701 Rear-Admiral of the Blue ADM 6/6/106CSORN
20.1.1701/211.1702Saint George (96), as Flag Officer, Rear-AdmiralBWAS-1714
28.1.1701/2 Rear-Admiral of the Blue ADM 6/7/2ADM 6/7
8.5.1702 Rear-Admiral of the WhiteCSORN
10.17021703Essex (70), as Flag Officer, Rear-Admiral of the WhiteBWAS-1714
12.10.1702 Battle of Vigo 
9.12.1702 Rear-Admiral of the Red ADM 6/7/65CSORN
1703 Association (90), as Flag Officer, Vice-AdmiralSOTON
17031704Somerset (80), as Flag Officer, Vice-Admiral of the RedBWAS-1714
6.5.1703 Vice-Admiral of the Red ADM 6/7/123CSORN
1704 Shrewsbury (80), as Flag Officer, Vice-Admiral of the RedBWAS-1603
13.8.1704 Battle of Malaga 
2.170510.1706Royal Sovereign (100), as Flag Officer, Vice-Admiral of the RedBWAS-1603
7.1.1707/8 Admiral of the White ADM 6/9/170CSORN
21.12.1708 Admiral of the FleetCSORN

Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner SmithWeb Site
BWAS-1603British Warships in the Age of Sail 1603 - 1714Rif WinfieldBook
ADM 6/3ADM 6/3 Commission and Warrant Book 1694/5 Jan.-1696 25 May Archive
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook
ADM 6/4ADM 6/4 Commission and Warrent Book 1696 25 May-1698 20 Jan. Archive
ADM 6/5ADM 6/5 Commission and Warrent Book 1698 28 Jan.-1699 1 June Archive
ADM 6/7ADM 6/7 Commission and Warrent Book 1702 28 Jan.-1703 6 July Archive
SOTONShips of the Old NavyMichael PhilipsWeb Site

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