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William Davies


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service29.1.1706/7CSORN
Last Known Service27.10.1744CSORN
Date of Death16.2.1759CSORN

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
29.1.1706/7 LieutenantADM 6/9
29.1.1706/714.3.1707/8
Hunter (8) 1690-1710
British 8 Gun
5th Rate Fireship
, Lieutenant ADM 6/9/68
Confirmed 5.5.1707
ADM 6/9
14.3.1707/826.2.1712/13
Salisbury Prize (50) 1708-1739
British 50 Gun
4th Rate Ship of the Line
1716 Renamed "Preston"
, First Lieutenant ADM 6/9/158
Confirmed 26.4.1708
ADM 6/9
7.8.1711 Capture of the San Joaquín 
26.2.1712/13 CommanderADM 6/11
26.2.1712/1314.12.1714
Trial (10) 1710-1719
British 10 Gun
Unrated Sloop
, Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/11/263
Confirmed 16.6.1713
BWAS-1603
14.12.17144.6.1716
Trial (10) 1710-1719
British 10 Gun
Unrated Sloop
, Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/12/11
ADM 6/12
26.2.1716/1726.9.1717
Bedford Galley (32) 1709-1725
British 32 Gun
5th Rate Galley-Frigate
, Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/12/92
BWAS-1603
30.6.1719 CaptainCSORN
30.6.171910.4.1721
Experiment (20) 1717-1724
British 20 Gun
6th Rate Frigate
, Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/12/173
BWAS-1603
10.4.172117.12.1722
Jersey (54) 1698-1763
British 54 Gun
4th Rate Ship of the Line
1731 Renamed "Jersey Hulk"
, Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/13/9
BWAS-1603
25.1.1725/2621.10.1728
Tiger (50) 1722-1742
British 50 Gun
4th Rate Ship of the Line
, Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/14/96
BWAS-1714
12.4.172916.12.1729
Princess Amelia (80) 1726-1752
British 80 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
1727 Renamed "Princess Amelia"
, Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/14/22
BWAS-1714
3.7.173115.2.1732/33
Suffolk (70) 1718-1736
British 70 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
, Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/14/84
BWAS-1714
15.2.1732/337.5.1734
Edinburgh (70) 1721-1741
British 70 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
, Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/14/134
BWAS-1714
7.5.173431.3.1736
Kent (70) 1724-1744
British 70 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
, Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/15/186
BWAS-1714
12.6.173924.9.1740
Prince of Orange (70) 1734-1810
British 70 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
, Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/15/184
BWAS-1714
2.3.1743/4417.7.1744
Royal Sovereign (104) 1729-1768
British 104 Gun
1st Rate Ship of the Line
, Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/16/276
BWAS-1714
22.4.174427.10.1744Appointed Commander-in-Chief — River Medway and The Nore ADM 6/16/197ADM 6/16


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