Jonathon Faulknor


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birthc.1729ADM 107/4
First Known Service28.11.1743ref:676
FatherSamuel Faulknor (d.1744)ref:676
MotherFannyPROB11
WifeMary Curry - Married 27.8.1754 - Alverstoke, Hampshire ref:1246
DaughterMaryPROB11
SonJonathon Faulknor (d.1809)ADM 6/23
SonJonathon Faulknor (d.1809)PROB11
SonRichard FaulknorADM 6/21
BrotherRobert Faulknor (1721-1769)ref:676
BrotherSamuel Faulknor (c.1719-1759)ref:676
Last Known Service1.6.1795ref:676
Date of Death24.6.1795 - London TRN3
Cause of DeathApoplexy ref:676
Burial1.7.1795 - Alverstoke, Hampshire ref:676
Will Probated23.7.1795

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
4.10.1752 Passed the Lieutenant's ExaminationRNLPC
24.8.1753 Lieutenant ADM 6/18/87CSORN
28.9.1758 Commander ADM 6/18/541ref:676
28.9.17589.7.1759Furnace (8), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/18/541BWAS-1714
29.12.1758 Capture of Goree 
3.7.1759 Bombardment of Le Havre 
9.7.1759 Captain ADM 6/19/76CSORN
9.7.17595.11.1761Mercury (20), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/19/76BWAS-1714
12.10.176615.11.1769Superb (74), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/20/143BWAS-1714
24.10.177626.1.1778Royal Oak (74), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/21/223BWAS-1714
26.1.177813.5.1778Prince George (98), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/21/356BWAS-1714
13.5.177830.5.1780Victory (100), Captain and Commanding Officer: On board from 28.5.1778 ADM 6/21/404W009
27.7.1778 1st Battle of Ushant 
1.7.1779 Included in the list of captains receiving half-pay.ADM104
30.5.178211.4.1783Princess Royal (98), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/22/474BWAS-1714
20.10.1782 Battle of Cape Spartel 
14.4.17838.9.1784Princess Royal (98), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/23/49ADM 6/23
8.9.17843.4.1786Triumph (74), Captain and Commanding Officer: On board from 14.9.1784 ADM 6/23/243BWAS-1714
24.9.1787 Rear-Admiral of the White ADM 6/23/417CSORN
21.9.1790 Rear-Admiral of the Red ADM 6/24/68CSORN
17919.1791Barfleur (98), as Flag Officer, Rear-Admiral of the RedODNB
1.2.1793 Vice-Admiral of the Blue ADM 6/24/201CSORN
12.4.1794 Vice-Admiral of the White ADM 6/25/30CSORN
4.7.1794 Vice-Admiral of the Red ADM 6/25/55CSORN
1.6.1795 Admiral of the Blue ADM 6/25/178CSORN

Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
ADM 107/4ADM 107/4 1745-1757 Lieutenants' passing certificates. Archive
ref:676More than Nelson Web Site
PROB11England & Wales, Prerogative Court of Canterbury Wills, 1384-1858 Archive
ref:1246England, Select Marriages, 1538–1973 Archive
ADM 6/23ADM 6/23 Commission and Warrant Book 1783-1789 Aug.  Archive
ADM 6/21ADM 6/21 Commission and Warrant Book 1774 Jan.-1779 June  Archive
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
CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook
W009HMS VictoryUnknownWeb Site
ADM104ADM 104 Officers entitled to Half Pay Document
ODNBOxford Dictionary of National BiographyOxford University PressWeb Site

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