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George Cockburne


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birthc.1717ADM 107/3
First Known Service18.11.1721CSORN
FatherJohn Cockburn (c.1679-1758)ref:950
MotherArabella Roweref:950
WifeLady Caroline Forrester (d.1784)E-WIKI
DaughterAnna Maria (d.1808)ref:950
DaughterMary Shuttleworth [Holden] (d.1777)ref:950
Last Known Service8.5.1756CSORN
Date of Death1770E-WIKI

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
12.1.1737/38 Passed the Lieutenant's Examination ADM 107/3/319RNLPC
15.3.1737/38 Lieutenant ADM 6/15/101ADM 6/15
25.3.1741 Commander ADM 6/15/403ADM 6/15
25.3.174110.6.1741
Drake (8) 1741-1742
British 8 Gun
Unrated Sloop
, Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/15/403
ADM 6/15
11.6.1741 Captain ADM 6/15/246CSORN
11.6.174123.5.1742
Gibraltar (20) 1727-1749
British 20 Gun
6th Rate Frigate
, Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/16/246
BWAS-1714
24.5.1742 
Medway (60) 1742-1749
British 60 Gun
4th Rate Ship of the Line
, Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/16/57
ADM 6/16
20.5.17526.9.1753
Glory (44) 1747-1763
British 44 Gun
5th Rate Ship
, Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/18/34
ADM 6/18
6.9.175316.1.1755
Yarmouth (64) 1745-1811
British 64 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
, Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/18/78
BWAS-1714
4.2.17558.5.1756
Nassau (64) 1740-1770
British 64 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
, Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/18/128
BWAS-1714
29.12.17566.8.1770Appointed Comptroller of the NavyOHMB7


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