William Clarke

RolesNaval Sailor, Merchant Sailor 
Date of Birthc.1666ADM 107/1
First Known Servicec.1676CSORN
Last Known Service5.1.1714/15CSORN
Date of Death1727CSORN

Event History

Date fromDate toEventSource
16766.1692Service as a merchant seamanADM 107/1
7.16922.1693London (96), Volunteer ADM 107/1/46ADM 107/1
2.169325.11.1693Britannia (100), Midshipman ADM 107/1/46ADM 107/1
25.11.1693 Passed the Lieutenant's ExaminationRNLPC
21.4.1694 LieutenantCSORN
8.1.1694/9510.6.1697Newark (80), Third Lieutenant ADM 6/3/4ADM 6/3
11.6.169727.2.1700/1Foresight (42), First Lieutenant ADM 6/4/103ADM 6/4
28.2.1700/116.5.1701York (58), Second Lieutenant ADM 6/6/64ADM 6/6
17.5.170128.9.1701Dunkirk (50), Second Lieutenant ADM 6/6/96ADM 6/6
29.9.170131.12.1701Dunkirk (50), First Lieutenant ADM 6/6/115ADM 6/6
19.12.1704 Commander ADM 6/8/123ADM 6/8
19.12.170429.1.1706/7Merlin (2), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/8/123BWAS-1603
30.1.1706/77.3.1708/9Flamborough (24), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/9/45BWAS-1714
8.3.1708/9 Captain ADM 6/10/41CSORN
8.3.1708/99.10.1710Hector (42), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/10/41BWAS-1603
6.10.17108.12.1713Burlington (54), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/11/73
Commission confirmed 14.10.1710


ADM 107/1ADM 107/1 1691-1703 Lieutenants' passing certificates. Archive
CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
RNLPCRoyal Navy Lieutenants' Passing Certificates 1691-1902Bruno PappalardoBook
ADM 6/3ADM 6/3 Commission and Warrant Book 1694/5 Jan.-1696 25 May Archive
ADM 6/4ADM 6/4 Commission and Warrent Book 1696 25 May-1698 20 Jan. Archive
ADM 6/6ADM 6/6 Commission and Warrent Book 1699 2 June-1702 26 Jan Archive
ADM 6/8ADM 6/8 Commission and Warrent Book 1703 6 July-1706 3 July Archive
BWAS-1603British Warships in the Age of Sail 1603 - 1714Rif WinfieldBook
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook

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