John Craford


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service3.6.1709CSORN
A.K.A.CrawfordCSORN
Last Known Service12.11.1739CSORN
Date of Death9.11.1740BWAS-1714

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
3.6.1709 Lieutenant ADM 6/11/16CSORN
3.6.170915.6.1709Portland (54), Second Lieutenant ADM 6/11/16
Commission confirmed 12.12.1709
ADM 6/11
4.6.1709 Action of 1709-06-04 
16.6.17096.7.1711Jersey (54), Second Lieutenant ADM 6/11/16
Commission confirmed 12.12.1709
ADM 6/11
9.8.171129.8.1712Jersey (54), First Lieutenant ADM 6/11/223
Commission confirmed 10.9.1712
ADM 6/11
15.3.1717/185.8.1720Dreadnought (60), First Lieutenant ADM 6/12/118ADM 6/12
11.8.1718 Battle of Cape Passaro 
23.8.17209.11.1720Lion (60), First Lieutenant ADM 6/12/211ADM 6/12
28.11.172022.10.1721Shoreham (20), Lieutenant ADM 6/12/221ADM 6/12
24.1.1725/2630.1.1726/27Captain (70), Second Lieutenant ADM 6/13/96ADM 6/13
31.1.1726/2731.1.1727/28Captain (70), First Lieutenant ADM 6/13/133ADM 6/13
26.7.172815.4.1729Kingston (60), First Lieutenant ADM 6/14/211ADM 6/13
16.4.172915.6.1730Princess Amelia (80), First Lieutenant ADM 6/14/24ADM 6/14
16.6.173028.8.1732Hector (40), First Lieutenant ADM 6/14/52ADM 6/14
28.11.17324.5.1735Royal Oak (70), First Lieutenant ADM 6/14/129ADM 6/14
5.5.17357.5.1737Deptford (24), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/14/211BWAS-1714
1.5.173830.8.1739Deptford (24), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/15/112ADM 6/15
30.8.1739 Captain ADM 6/15/216ADM 6/15
30.8.173912.11.1739Ludlow Castle (40), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/15/216BWAS-1714
16.11.17399.11.1740Southsea Castle (40), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/15/236ADM 6/15

Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook
ADM 6/11ADM 6/11 Commission and Warrent Book 1709 10 Nov.-1714 13 Oct. Archive
ADM 6/12ADM 6/12 Commission and Warrent Book 1714 14 Oct.-1721 Jan. Archive
ADM 6/13ADM 6/13 Commission and Warrent Book 1721 Feb.-1728 3 Oct. Archive
ADM 6/14ADM 6/14 Commission and Warrant Book 1728 4 Oct.-1735 23 Dec. Archive
ADM 6/15ADM 6/15 Commission and Warrant Book 1735 26 Dec.-1742 4 Jan. Archive

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