Digby Dent

RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service1781CSORN
FatherSir Digby Dent (1739-1817)ref:676
MotherSusanna Dentref:676
Last Known Service11.1798CSORN
Date of Death15.11.1798BWAS-1793
Will Probated4.12.1798, PROB 11/1316/34

Event History

Date fromDate toEventSource
1781 Passed the Lieutenant's Examination ADM 107/8/124, ADM 6/89/29RNLPC
9.5.1781 Lieutenant ADM 6/22/284CSORN
9.5.178124.6.1782Lady Mackworth, Lieutenant ADM 6/22/284ADM 6/22
17891792Sultana (12), Lieutenant and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
3.179410.1794Sprightly (10), Lieutenant and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
2.17972.10.1797Spider (12), Lieutenant and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
7.17972.10.1797Atalante (16), Lieutenant and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793
2.10.1797 CommanderCSORN
2.10.179711.1798Atalante (16), Commander and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1793


CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
ref:676More than Nelson Web Site
BWAS-1793British Warships in the Age of Sail 1793 - 1817Rif WinfieldBook
RNLPCRoyal Navy Lieutenants' Passing Certificates 1691-1902Bruno PappalardoBook
ADM 6/22ADM 6/22 Commission and Warrant Book 1779 July-1782 Archive
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook

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