Thomas Farnham


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service3.10.1771CSORN
Last Known Service3.1.1791CSORN
Date of Death24.11.1793CSORN

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
3.10.1771 Lieutenant ADM 6/20/438CSORN
6.3.177612.11.1776Concord, Lieutenant and Commanding OfficerPMD
10.5.177625.1.1778Eagle (64), Sixth Lieutenant ADM 6/21/491
Issued by Lord Richard Howe (1st Earl Howe) (1725/26-1799), North America
Commission confirmed 22.12.1778
SNForum
24.6.17771.1778Diligent (12), Lieutenant and Commanding Officer ADM 6/22/303
Issued by Lord Richard Howe (1st Earl Howe) (1725/26-1799), North America
Commission confirmed 22.6.1781
ADM 6/22
3.4.1779 Commander ADM 6/21/570CSORN
3.4.177919.6.1780Nautilus (16), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/21/570
Issued by James Gambier (1723-1789), North America
Commission confirmed 14.6.1779
BWAS-1714
24.7.177912.8.1779Penobscot Expedition 
4.6.178127.3.1782Kite (10), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/22/296BWAS-1714
27.3.1782 Captain ADM 6/22/436CSORN
27.3.178221.9.1782Thames (32), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/22/436ADM 6/22
26.3.178314.12.1785Winchelsea (32), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/23/40BWAS-1714
24.5.17903.1.1791Niger (32), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/24/33BWAS-1714

Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
PMDPrivate manuscript documents Book
SNForumSailing Navies (Forum) Web Site
ADM 6/22ADM 6/22 Commission and Warrant Book 1779 July-1782 Archive
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook

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