Frederick Cornewall

RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birth1706HPO
First Known Service1728ODNB
FatherRev. Frederick Cornewall (d.1748)HPO
MotherElizabeth TriceHPO
WifeMary Herbert - Married 2.5.1746HPO
SonHenry James (1747-1747)EWIKI
SonFrederick, MP (1752-1783)EWIKI
SonFolliott, Bishop of Bristol (1753-1831)HPO
CousinJames Cornewall (1698-1743/44)ODNB
Last Known Service1.7.1779ODNB
Date of Death4.8.1786 - Delbury Hall, Shropshire HPO

Event History

Date fromDate toEventSource
1728 Passed the Lieutenant's ExaminationRNLPC
13.3.1733/34 Lieutenant ADM 6/14/175CSORN
12.11.173613.6.1739Greenwich (50), Second Lieutenant ADM 6/15/43ADM 6/15
11.2.1743/44 Captain ADM 6/16/310CSORN
11.2.1743/4412.2.1743/44Battle of Toulon 
11.2.1743/4421.2.1743/44Marlborough (90), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/16/310
Commission confirmed 26.5.1744
ADM 6/16
20.7.174421.10.1744Colchester (50), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/16/343BWAS-1714
23.11.174419.2.1744/45Hector (44), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/16/390BWAS-1714
15.3.1744/451.4.1746Hector (44), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/16/456ADM 6/16
16.9.174622.2.1748/49Sunderland (60), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/17/153BWAS-1714
21.5.175511.8.1756Revenge (64), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/18/168BWAS-1714
20.5.1756 Battle of Minorca 
15.6.177110.10.1774Elected a Member of Parliament for Montgomery BoroughsHPO
1.1.177931.12.1779Included in the list of captains receiving half-payADM104


HPOHistory of Parliament online Web Site
ODNBOxford Dictionary of National BiographyOxford University PressWeb Site
RNLPCRoyal Navy Lieutenants' Passing Certificates 1691-1902Bruno PappalardoBook
EWIKIWikipediaVariousWeb Site
CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner SmithWeb Site
ADM 6/15ADM 6/15 Commission and Warrant Book 1735 26 Dec.-1742 4 Jan. Archive
ADM 6/16ADM 6/16 Commission and Warrent Book 1742 Jan 4 - 1745 Sept 18 Archive
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook
ADM104ADM 104 Officers entitled to Half Pay Document

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