John Ayscough

RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birth1775CSORN
First Known Service12.8.1787CSORN
WifeAnna Marie ParrNBD1849
SonHawkins Godolphin AyscoughNBD1849
Last Known Service23.11.1841CSORN
Date of Death1864

Event History

Date fromDate toEventSource
12.8.1787 Entered the NavyNBD1849
12.8.1787 Goliath (74), Captain's ServantNBD1849
6.11.1793 LieutenantCSORN
6.11.17931795Monarch (74), LieutenantNBD1849
17954.1797Romney (50), First LieutenantNBD1849
4.179712.5.1797Queen Charlotte (100), CommanderNBD1849
12.5.1797 CommanderCSORN
6.7.179928.9.1799Blanche (32), Commander and Commanding OfficerNBD1849
1.11.1799 Cout martialed for the loss of the Blanch he was fully exoneratedNBD1849
12.17991801Inconstant (20), Commander and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
12.12.17995.1802Inconstant (20), Commander and Commanding OfficerNBD1849
1.6.18006.6.1800Operation in Quiberon Bay 
6.18035.1804Camel (24), Commander and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
2.6.1803 Given command of the Camel storeshipNBD1849
8.180518.4.1806Goelan (16), Commander and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1817
18.4.1806 CaptainCSORN
18.4.18068.1810Success (32), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
24.12.180726.12.1807Occupation of Madeira 
25.4.1810 Action at the castle of Terracina 
4.1822 Appointed superintendant of the ordinary at PlymouthNBD1849
23.11.1841 Rear-Admiral of the WhiteNBD1849


CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
NBD1849A Naval Biographical Dictionary 1849O'BrienDigital Book
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook
BWAS-1817British Warships in the Age of Sail 1817 - 1863Rif WinfieldBook

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