Robert Man

RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birth1745ref:1185
First Known Service1767CSORN
FatherRobert Man (1720-1762)ref:1185
Last Known Service12.8.1812CSORN
Date of Death20.9.1813TRN3

Event History

Date fromDate toEventSource
1767 Passed the Lieutenant's ExaminationRNLPC
26.5.1768 Lieutenant ADM 6/20/204CSORN
24.6.1776 Commander ADM 6/21/201CSORN
24.6.177630.5.1777Zephyr (10), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/21/201
Issued by Robert Man (1721-1783), The Mediterranean Sea
Commission confirmed 24.7.1776
30.5.1777 Captain ADM 6/21/373CSORN
30.5.177713.4.1780Alarm (32), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/21/373
Issued by Robert Man (1721-1783), The Mediterranean Sea
Commission confirmed 27.2.1778
1.7.17799.7.1779Included in the list of captains receiving half-pay.ADM104
9.7.17792.4.1782Cerberus (32), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/22/3BWAS-1714
25.2.1781 Cerberus vs Grana 
10.17821783Scipio (64), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
6.17878.1791Bedford (74), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
1.179312.1794Bedford (74), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
4.7.1794 Rear-Admiral of the BlueCSORN
10.1794 Defence (74), as Flag Officer, Rear-Admiral of the BlueBWAS-1714
179510.1795Victory (100), as Flag Officer, Rear-Admiral of the WhiteEWIKI
1.6.1795 Rear-Admiral of the WhiteCSORN
13.7.1795 Battle of Hyeres 
12.1795 Windsor Castle (98), as Flag Officer, Rear-AdmiralBWAS-1714
14.2.1799 Vice-Admiral of the WhiteCSORN
23.4.1804 Vice-Admiral of the RedCSORN
23.4.1804 Admiral of the BlueCSORN
28.4.1808 Admiral of the WhiteCSORN
12.8.1812 Admiral of the RedCSORN


ref:1185Topmasts - Journal of the Society of Nautical Research Digital Book
CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
TRN3The Royal Navy : a history from the earliest times to the present Vol IIIWilliam Laid ClowesDigital Book
RNLPCRoyal Navy Lieutenants' Passing Certificates 1691-1902Bruno PappalardoBook
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook
ADM104ADM 104 Officers entitled to Half Pay Document
EWIKIWikipediaVariousWeb Site

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