Henry Francis Evans


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birthc.18.2.1741/42 - Westminster ADM 107/6
Baptism24.2.1742 - Westminster CSORN
First Known Service8.6.1756CSORN
FatherRobert Evansref:1268
MotherElizabethref:1268
SisterUnknown [Teasdale]PROB11
SisterMaryPROB11
SisterRebeccaPROB11
Last Known Service21.7.1781CSORN
Date of Death21.7.1781 - North America BWAS-1714
Cause of DeathEnemy actionCSORN
Will Probated4.3.1782, PROB 11/1088/136

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
1.9.1762 Passed the Lieutenant's Examination ADM 107/6/24RNLPC
27.9.1762 Lieutenant ADM 6/19/440CSORN
4.1767 Appointed Agent for Transportsref:676
12.11.1777 Commander ADM 6/21/335CSORN
12.11.177721.4.1778Countess of Scarborough (20), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/21/335ADM 6/21
29.4.1778 CaptainCSORN
29.4.17782.5.1778Royal Oak (74), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/21/397BWAS-1714
4.12.177915.5.1780Raisonable (64), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
15.5.178021.7.1781Charlestown (28), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
21.7.1781 Action of 1781-07-21 

Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
ADM 107/6ADM 107/6 1762-1777 Lieutenants' passing certificates. Archive
CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
ref:1268England & Wales, Christening Index, 1530-1980 Archive
PROB11England & Wales, Prerogative Court of Canterbury Wills, 1384-1858 Archive
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook
RNLPCRoyal Navy Lieutenants' Passing Certificates 1691-1902Bruno PappalardoBook
ref:676More than Nelson Web Site
ADM 6/21ADM 6/21 Commission and Warrant Book 1774 Jan.-1779 June  Archive

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