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Sir David Kirke


NationalityBritish 
RolesShip Owner, Privateer 
Date of Birthc.1597 - Dieppe DCB
First Known Service13.3.1626/27DCB
Father
Gervase KirkeBritish
Ship Owner
Service 1596-1629
ref:1729
MotherElizabeth Goudonref:1729
WifeSarah Andrews - Married 29.4.1633 - St Benet Paul's Wharf, City of Londonref:719
Brother
Lewis KirkeBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1635-1637
ref:1729
Last Known Service1651DCB
Date of Death1654 - Near LondonDCB
Will Probated14.2.1653/54, PROB 11/240/235

Ships Owned


FromToVesselSource
13.3.1628/291629
Abigail (36) 1627-1629
British 36 Gun
Privateer
 

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
3.3.1620/21 Along with his siblings, naturalised by Act of ParliamentJHL-10
17.12.1627 
Abigail (36) 1627-1629
British 36 Gun
Privateer
, Captain (Privateer) and Commanding Officer
ref:1256
17.7.1628 Commander-in-Chief at the Action of 17th July 1628 
13.3.1628/29 
Abigail (36) 1627-1629
British 36 Gun
Privateer
, Captain (Privateer) and Commanding Officer
ref:1256
16.7.1633 Appointed Knight Bachelor by Charles Iref:1729
16381651Appointed Governor of NewfoundlandDCB


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