Richard Norris


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service12.6.1734CSORN
FatherSir John Norris (1670-1749)B056-6
MotherMrs. Elizabeth Moore, née AylmerHPO
Brother Harry Norris (d.1764)B056-6
SisterLucy [Aylmer]HPO
Brother Mathew Norris (1705-1738)HPO
BrotherJohn, MP (1702-67)HPO
Last Known Service28.1.1745CSORN

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
12.6.1734 Lieutenant ADM 6/14/192ADM 6/14
12.6.173425.7.1734Deal Castle (20), Lieutenant ADM 6/14/203
Commission confirmed 27.1.1734/35
ADM 6/14
26.7.17344.5.1735Britannia (100), Sixth Lt. & Lt. at Arms ADM 6/14/192ADM 6/14
5.5.173516.10.1735Britannia (100), Fourth Lieutenant ADM 6/15/211ADM 6/14
17.10.1735 Captain ADM 6/15/65CSORN
17.10.173522.5.1739Gibraltar (20), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/15/65
Commission confirmed 11.5.1737
BWAS-1714
23.5.173914.3.1739/40Adventure (40), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/15/176BWAS-1714
15.3.1739/404.2.1740/41Gloucester (50), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/15/262BWAS-1714
5.2.1740/4110.1741Kingston (60), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/15/378BWAS-1714
10.174113.7.1744Essex (70), Captain and Commanding OfficerB051
10.2.1742/4311.2.1742/43Battle of Toulon 
1744 Absconded?CSORN
28.1.1744/455.2.1745An enquiry held into his conduct at the Battle of Toulon, 11th Feb. 1743/4CSORN


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