The Hon. William Farmer


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birthc.1722CSORN
First Known Service11.7.1736CSORN
Last Known Service12.10.1749CSORN
Date of Death9.1758CSORN

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
3.8.1742 Passed the Lieutenant's Examination ADM 107/3/479RNLPC
16.8.1742 Lieutenant ADM 6/16/85CSORN
9.2.1742/4314.6.1743Sandwich (90), Sixth Lt. & Lt. at Arms ADM 6/16/147ADM 6/16
26.6.1744 Carried Vice-Admiral Rowley's commisison as C-in-C in the Mediterranean.ADM 6/16
12.1.1744/45 Captain ADM 6/17/53CSORN
12.1.1744/4530.4.1745Torbay (80), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/17/54
Issued by William Rowley (1690-1768), The Mediterranean Sea
Commission confirmed 4.2.1744/45
ADM 6/17
1.5.17458.11.1745Roebuck (44), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/17/174
Issued by William Rowley (1690-1768), The Mediterranean Sea
Commission confirmed 20.11.1746
ADM 6/17
9.11.17451.1.1745/46Dunkirk (60), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/17/174
Issued by William Rowley (1690-1768), The Mediterranean Sea
Commission confirmed 20.11.1746
ADM 6/17
2.1.1745/4613.6.1746Chatham (50), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/17/53
Issued by William Rowley (1690-1768), The Mediterranean Sea
Commission confirmed 4.2.1745/46
ADM 6/17
15.1.1746/471.11.1748Experiment (24), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/17/191BWAS-1714
1.11.174812.10.1749Nightingale (22), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/17/398BWAS-1714

Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
RNLPCRoyal Navy Lieutenants' Passing Certificates 1691-1902Bruno PappalardoBook
ADM 6/16ADM 6/16 Commission and Warrent Book 1742 Jan 4 - 1745 Sept 18 Archive
ADM 6/17ADM 6/17 Commission and Warrant Book 1745 18 Sep.-1751 Apr.  Archive
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook

Previous comments on this pageno comments to display
Make a comment about this page





Recent comments to other pages
Date postedByPage
Friday 20th of September 2019 04:19Tim OakleyDutch Privateer 'Flip' (1805)
Thursday 19th of September 2019 19:36AvMBritish Merchant merchantman 'Diana' (1799)
Thursday 19th of September 2019 19:28AvMBritish Merchant merchantman 'Diana' (1799)
Thursday 19th of September 2019 19:21AvMBritish Merchant merchantman 'Diana' (1799)
Thursday 19th of September 2019 19:14AvMBritish Merchant merchantman 'Diana' (1799)