Henry Godsalve


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birthc.1713ADM 107/3
First Known Service29.4.1728CSORN
WifeHonoria Hawker - Married 3.2.1758 - Great Baddow, Essex ref:1283
Last Known Service13.7.1756CSORN
Date of Death1.12.1765CSORN
Burial10.12.1765 - Great Baddow, Essex ref:1283

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
18.1.1734/35 Passed the Lieutenant's Examination ADM 107/3/275RNLPC
23.5.1738 Lieutenant ADM 6/15/188CSORN
23.5.173813.6.1739Berwick (70), Fourth Lt. & Lt. at Arms ADM 6/15/188ADM 6/15
14.6.173930.10.1739Pembroke (60), Third Lt. & Lt. at Arms ADM 6/16/186ADM 6/15
1.11.173916.1.1739/40Somerset (80), Fourth Lt. & Lt. at Arms ADM 6/17/98
Issued by Nicholas Haddock (1686-1746), The Mediterranean Sea
Confirmed 2.5.1746
ADM 6/17
4.4.1740 Commander ADM 6/16/198CSORN
4.4.17406.5.1741Salamander (6), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/16/198
Confirmed 14.7.1743
BWAS-1714
17.5.1741 Captain ADM 6/16/425CSORN
17.5.17413.4.1743Garland (20), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/16/425
Issued by Nicholas Haddock (1686-1746), The Mediterranean Sea
Confirmed 15.1.1744/45
BWAS-1714
4.4.174326.12.1744Romney (50), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/16/425
Issued by Thomas Mathews (1676-1750), The Mediterranean Sea
Confirmed 15.1.1744/45
BWAS-1714
10.2.1743/4411.2.1743/44Battle of Toulon 
13.7.1756 Superannuated Rear-Admiral ADM 6/18/291CSORN


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Posted by Carl Nelson on Saturday 3rd of April 2021 11:59

Married twice:
1. 1748 to Leonora Lannoy (one daughter, Leonora)
2. 1758 to Honoria Hawker (one daughter, Elizabeth)


Posted by Carl Nelson on Saturday 3rd of April 2021 11:56

Henry's mother was Elizabeth Haddock, grand-niece of Admiral Sir Richard Haddock. She was also 2x great-granddaughter of William Henry Goodlad (1577-1640), Commander of the Greenland Fleet for 20 years.

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