John Clark


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birthc.1712CSORN
First Known Service13.10.1726CSORN
DaughterJoannaPROB11
Last Known Service22.2.1776CSORN
Date of Death1789CSORN
Will Probated19.3.1789, PROB 11/1176/276

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
14.4.1740 Passed the Lieutenant's Examination ADM 107/3/372RNLPC
21.2.1740/41 Lieutenant ADM 6/15/388ADM 6/15
14.10.1755 Commander ADM 6/18/201CSORN
14.10.175531.12.1755Firebrand (8), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/18/201ADM 6/18
31.12.175519.1.1758Bonetta (10), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/18/223BWAS-1714
1.8.1757 Action off Flushing 
19.1.1758 Captain ADM 6/18/474CSORN
19.1.175828.10.1762Sheerness (24), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/18/474BWAS-1714
30.11.17717.7.1774Prudent (64), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/20/416BWAS-1714
12.7.177422.2.1776Dolphin (24), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/21/258
Issued by Sir Robert Harland (1st Baronet of Sproughton) (c.1715-1783), East Indies
Commission confirmed 8.2.1777
BWAS-1714
1.1.177931.12.1779Included in the list of captain's receiving half-pay.ADM 104


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