Richard Colnett


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor, Merchant Sailor 
Date of Birth1754CCSU
First Known Service15.5.1780CSORN
WifeSarah McLaurin - Married 1794CCSU
SonJames Richard (1796-1859)CCSU
DaughterElizabeth (1803-?)CCSU
DaughterSarah Sophia [Burn] (1794-1847)CCSU
BrotherJames Colnett (1753-1806)CCSU
Last Known Service14.5.1812CSORN
Date of Death1814CSORN
Will Probated18.4.1814, PROB 11/1554/364

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
15.5.1780 Lieutenant ADM 6/22/255CSORN
15.5.1780 Hamond (8), Lieutenant and Commanding Officer ADM 6/22/255
Issued by Marriot Arbuthnot (1711-1794), North America
Commission confirmed 26.2.1781
ADM 6/22
17971798King George, Captain (HEIC) and Commanding OfficerCCSU

Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
CCSUThe Captain Cook Society Web Site
CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
ADM 6/22ADM 6/22 Commission and Warrant Book 1779 July-1782 Archive

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