John Evans


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birth1717TRN3
First Known Service21.5.1733TRN3
Last Known Service1.2.1793TRN3
Date of Death15.7.1794 - Feltham, MiddlesexTRN3

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
21.5.17334.6.1734Revenge (70), Able Seaman ADM 107/3/384ADM107/3
4.6.173429.7.1736Dunkirk (60), Able Seaman ADM 107/3/384ADM107/3
29.7.173617.7.1737Dunkirk (60), Midshipman Ordinary ADM 107/3/384ADM107/3
18.7.17386.7.1739Hampton Court (70), Able Seaman ADM 107/3/384ADM107/3
24.5.1740 Passed the Lieutenant's Examination ADM 107/3/384RNLPC
16.9.1740 Lieutenant ADM 6/15/330CSORN
20.8.1746 Commander ADM 6/17/144CSORN
20.8.17469.4.1748Granado (8), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/17/144BWAS-1714
20.4.1748 Captain ADM 3/17/346CSORN
20.4.174823.4.1748Flamborough (20), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 3/17/346ADM 6/17
18.11.174825.6.1752Glasgow (20), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/17/408BWAS-1714
4.12.175318.7.1755Experiment (24), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/18/83BWAS-1714
18.7.17554.1.1757Prince Edward (44), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/18/181BWAS-1714
18.1.17576.5.1763Preston (50), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/18/345ADM 6/18
24.10.176626.10.1769Augusta (64), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/20/141BWAS-1714
17784.1779Romney (50), as Flag Officer, Commodoreref:676
23.1.17782.5.1778Invincible (74), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/21/356ADM 6/21
5.1778 Invincible (74), as Flag Officer, CommodoreBWAS-1714
19.3.1779 Rear-Admiral of the White ADM 6/21/524CSORN
17801781Dromedary (30), as Flag Officer, Vice-Admiralref:676
26.9.1780 Vice-Admiral of the Blue ADM 6/22/175CSORN
17811782Diligent (70), as Flag Officer, Vice-Admiralref:676
24.9.1787 Vice-Admiral of the White ADM 6/23/416CSORN
21.9.1790 Vice-Admiral of the Red ADM 6/24/68CSORN
1.2.1793 Admiral of the Blue ADM 6/24/200CSORN

Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
TRN3The Royal Navy : a history from the earliest times to the present Vol IIIWilliam Laid ClowesDigital Book
ADM107/3ADM 107/3 1712-1745 Lieutenants' passing certificates.  Archive
RNLPCRoyal Navy Lieutenants' Passing Certificates 1691-1902Bruno PappalardoBook
CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook
ADM 6/17ADM 6/17 Commission and Warrant Book 1745 18 Sep.-1751 Apr.  Archive
ADM 6/18ADM 6/18 Commission and Warrant Book 1751 May-1758 Oct.  Archive
ref:676More than Nelson Web Site
ADM 6/21ADM 6/21 Commission and Warrant Book 1774 Jan.-1779 June  Archive

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