Brabazon Christian

RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birth1755ref:676
First Known Service18.7.1776CSORN
WifeElizabeth Greeneref:676
Last Known Service1.1788CSORN
Date of Death1789 - Balynakill, County Waterford, Irelandref:676
Will Probated9.4.1789, PROB 11/1177/298

Event History

Date fromDate toEventSource
18.7.1776 Lieutenant ADM 6/21/287CSORN
22.11.1777 Commander ADM 6/21/436CSORN
22.11.177712.12.1779Vigilant (22), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/21/436
Issued by Lord Richard Howe (1st Earl Howe) (1725/26-1799), North America
Commission confirmed 22.7.1778
22.7.1778 Encounter at Sandy Hook 
11.8.1778 Howe's encounter with d'Estaing 
9.9.177918.10.1779Siege of Savannah 
1.1.1780 Captain ADM 6/22/74CSORN
1.1.17803.12.1781Seaford (20), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/22/74BWAS-1714
3.12.178118.12.1781Maidstone (28), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/22/376ADM 6/22
24.12.178119.4.1784Cyclops (28), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/22/389BWAS-1714
19.4.178425.12.1787Daphne (20), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/23/202BWAS-1714


ref:676More than Nelson Web Site
CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook
ADM 6/22ADM 6/22 Commission and Warrant Book 1779 July-1782 Archive

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