Thomas Francis


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birthc.1718ADM 107/4
First Known Service28.5.1740CSORN
WifeMollyPROB11
DaughterMolly (1753-?)ref:1044
Last Known Service21.11.1759CSORN
Date of Death21.10.1762CSORN
Will Probated21.1.1763

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
11.7.1745 Passed the Lieutenant's ExaminationRNLPC
27.8.1745 Lieutenant ADM 6/16/535CSORN
3.2.175611.4.1757Barrington, Lieutenant and Commanding Officer ADM 354/155/189ADM354
11.4.17571.11.1757Devonshire, Lieutenant and Commanding OfficerADM354
1.11.1757 Commander ADM 6/18/450CSORN
1.11.17575.6.1758Macclesfield (16), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/18/450ADM 6/18
12.11.1759 Captain ADM 6/19/111CSORN
12.11.175921.10.1762Greyhound (20), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/19/111BWAS-1603
7.1.176210.2.1762Operations against Martinique 

Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
ADM 107/4ADM 107/4 1745-1757 Lieutenants' passing certificates. Archive
CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
PROB11England & Wales, Prerogative Court of Canterbury Wills, 1384-1858 Archive
ref:1044England, Select Births and Christenings, 1538-1975 Archive
RNLPCRoyal Navy Lieutenants' Passing Certificates 1691-1902Bruno PappalardoBook
ADM354ADM 354 - Navy Board: Bound Out-letters 1738-1809 Document
ADM 6/18ADM 6/18 Commission and Warrant Book 1751 May-1758 Oct.  Archive
BWAS-1603British Warships in the Age of Sail 1603 - 1714Rif WinfieldBook

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