Thomas Fincher


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service1740CSORN
Last Known Service13.4.1749CSORN
Date of Death13.4.1749CSORN
Cause of DeathShipwreckCSORN

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
1740 Passed the Lieutenant's ExaminationRNLPC
2.2.1740/41 Lieutenant ADM 6/15/376CSORN
2.2.1740/4126.3.1741Greenwich (50), Third Lt. & Lt. at Arms ADM 6/15/376ADM 6/15
27.3.17416.9.1742Woolwich (50), Second Lieutenant ADM 6/16/404ADM 6/15
7.9.17426.6.1744Monmouth (70), Second Lieutenant ADM 6/16/95ADM 6/16
7.6.17449.9.1744Lennox (70), First Lieutenant ADM 6/16/318ADM 6/16
9.9.17456.12.1745Dorsetshire (80), First Lieutenant ADM 6/17/186
Issued by Isaac Townsend (1684-1765), North America
Commission confirmed 3.1.1746/47
ADM 6/17
6.12.1745 Captain ADM 6/17/186CSORN
6.12.174512.3.1745/46Argyll (50), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/17/186
Issued by Isaac Townsend (1684-1765), North America
Commission confirmed 3.1.1746/47
BWAS-1714
13.3.1745/4613.4.1749Pembroke (60), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/17/186
Issued by Isaac Townsend (1684-1765), North America
Commission confirmed 3.1.1746/47
BWAS-1714
3.5.1747 1st Battle of Cape Finisterre 

Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
RNLPCRoyal Navy Lieutenants' Passing Certificates 1691-1902Bruno PappalardoBook
ADM 6/15ADM 6/15 Commission and Warrant Book 1735 26 Dec.-1742 4 Jan. Archive
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

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