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 Lieutenant ADM 6/9/68ADM 6/9
29.1.1706/714.3.1707/8Hunter (8), Lieutenant ADM 6/9/68
Commission confirmed 5.5.1707
ADM 6/9
14.3.1707/826.2.1712/13Salisbury Prize (50), First Lieutenant ADM 6/9/158
Commission confirmed 26.4.1708
ADM 6/9
7.8.1711 Capture of the San Joaquín 
26.2.1712/13 Commander ADM 6/11/263ADM 6/11
26.2.1712/1314.12.1714Trial (10), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/11/263
Commission confirmed 16.6.1713
BWAS-1603
14.12.171413.8.1716Trial (10), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/12/11ADM 6/12
26.2.1716/1717.3.1717/18Bedford Galley (32), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/12/92BWAS-1603
30.6.1719 Captain ADM 6/12/173CSORN
30.6.171910.4.1721Experiment (20), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/12/173BWAS-1603
10.4.172117.12.1722Jersey (54), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/13/9BWAS-1603
25.1.1725/2612.4.1729Tiger (50), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/14/96BWAS-1714
12.4.172916.12.1729Princess Amelia (80), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/14/22BWAS-1714
3.7.173115.2.1732/33Suffolk (70), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/14/84BWAS-1714
15.2.1732/337.5.1734Edinburgh (70), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/14/134BWAS-1714
7.5.173431.3.1736Kent (70), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/15/186BWAS-1714
12.6.173924.9.1740Prince of Orange (70), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/15/184BWAS-1714
2.3.1743/4417.7.1744Royal Sovereign (104), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/16/276BWAS-1714
22.4.174427.10.1744Appointed Commander-in-Chief — River Medway and The Nore ADM 6/16/197ADM 6/16

Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
ADM 6/9ADM 6/9 Commission and Warrent Book 1706 9 July-1708 Oct. Archive
ADM 6/11ADM 6/11 Commission and Warrent Book 1709 10 Nov.-1714 13 Oct. Archive
BWAS-1603British Warships in the Age of Sail 1603 - 1714Rif WinfieldBook
ADM 6/12ADM 6/12 Commission and Warrent Book 1714 14 Oct.-1721 Jan. Archive
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook
ADM 6/16ADM 6/16 Commission and Warrent Book 1742 Jan 4 - 1745 Sept 18 Archive

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