John Stukley Somerset


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service5.4.1755CSORN
A.K.A.John Stuckley SomersetADM104
WifeElizabeth Preston - Married 23.11.1771 - Saint James, Westminster ref:719
Last Known Service7.1761CSORN
Date of Death1805CSORN
Burial7.9.1805 - St James, Piccadilly, Westminster CSORN

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
5.4.1755 Lieutenant ADM 6/19/418ADM 6/19
2.3.1758 Captain ADM 6/19/418CSORN
2.3.17587.7.1758Salisbury (50), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/19/418
Issued by George Pocock (1705/6-1792), East Indies
Commission confirmed 17.6.1762
BWAS-1714
29.4.1758 Battle of Cuddalore 
7.7.17583.3.1759Weymouth (60), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/19/418
Issued by George Pocock (1705/6-1792), East Indies
Commission confirmed 17.6.1762
BWAS-1714
3.8.1758 Battle of Negapatam 
2.11.176025.3.1761Cumberland (66), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
10.7.1765 Was a witness in a trial at the Old Bailey.ADM104
1.1.177931.12.1779Included in the list of captain's receiving half-pay.ADM104

Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
ADM104ADM 104 Officers entitled to Half Pay Document
ref:719Ancestry.com Family History
ADM 6/19ADM 6/19 Commission and Warrant Book 1758 Nov.-1763 Archive
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook

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