John Forrester


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service30.7.1720CSORN
FatherWilliam Baillie, 4th Lord Forrester of Corstorphine (d.1705)ref:952
MotherMargaret Birnie (1661-?)ref:952
WifeElizabeth Tyrrelref:952
SonLord William Forrester (c.1736-1763)ref:952
Last Known Service19.11.1729CSORN
Date of Death12.7.1737CSORN

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
30.7.1720 Lieutenant ADM 6/13/17CSORN
30.7.172020.8.1721Mary (60), Third Lt. & Lt. at Arms ADM 6/13/17
Commission confirmed 21.8.1721
ADM 6/13
15.3.1721/221.12.1727Colchester (50), Second Lieutenant ADM 6/15/31ADM 6/13
6.3.1727/28 Captain ADM 6/13/197CSORN
6.3.1727/2819.11.1729Dursley Galley (20), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/14/197BWAS-1714
22.2.1733/3412.7.1737Kinsale (40), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/14/166BWAS-1714

Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
ref:952Cracroft's Peerage Web Site
ADM 6/13ADM 6/13 Commission and Warrent Book 1721 Feb.-1728 3 Oct. Archive
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook

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