James Gest

RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birthc.4.1736ADM 107/5
Baptism30.4.1736 - Kingston, Devon CSORN
First Known Service12.11.1754CSORN
FatherThomas Gestref:1044
Last Known Service20.5.1771CSORN
Date of Death1772CSORN

Event History

Date fromDate toEventSource
18.11.1761 Passed the Lieutenant's Examination ADM 107/5/406RNLPC
27.12.1762 Lieutenant ADM 6/19/523CSORN
29.9.177020.5.1771Hero (74), Fifth Lieutenant ADM 6/20/295ADM 6/20


ADM 107/5ADM 107/5 1757-1762 Lieutenants' passing certificates. Archive
CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
ref:1044England, Select Births and Christenings, 1538-1975 Archive
RNLPCRoyal Navy Lieutenants' Passing Certificates 1691-1902Bruno PappalardoBook
ADM 6/20ADM 6/20 Commission and Warrant Book 1764-1773 Archive

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