Joseph Norwood


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birthc.1725ADM 107/4
First Known Service21.7.1740CSORN
Last Known Service5.1777CSORN
Date of Death1793CSORN
Will Probated12.6.1793, PROB 11/1233/154

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
6.11.1746 Passed the Lieutenant's ExaminationRNLPC
21.1.1747/48 Lieutenant ADM 6/17/423CSORN
21.11.1760 Commander ADM 6/19/209CSORN
21.11.176012.1762Lightning (14), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/19/210ADM 6/19
11.4.17637.6.1763Wasp (8), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/19/481ADM 6/19
7.6.1763 Captain ADM 6/19/506CSORN
7.6.176322.5.1764Princess Louisa (60), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/19/506BWAS-1714
23.5.176424.6.1766Actaeon (28), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/20/126
Issued by Richard Tyrrell (1691-1766), Barbados - Windward Islands - Barbados & the Leeward Islands
Commission confirmed 27.6.1766
BWAS-1714
25.1.17667.8.1766Lowestoffe (32), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/20/133
Issued by Richard Tyrrell (1691-1766), Barbados - Windward Islands - Barbados & the Leeward Islands
Commission confirmed 19.8.1766
BWAS-1714
1.7.1779 Included in the list of captains receiving half-pay.ADM104

Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
ADM 107/4ADM 107/4 1745-1757 Lieutenants' passing certificates. Archive
CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
RNLPCRoyal Navy Lieutenants' Passing Certificates 1691-1902Bruno PappalardoBook
ADM 6/19ADM 6/19 Commission and Warrant Book 1758 Nov.-1763 Archive
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook
ADM104ADM 104 Officers entitled to Half Pay Document

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