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Thomas Gordon


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor, Merchant Sailor 
Date of Birthc.1658ADM 107/1
First Known Servicec.1680CSORN
WifeMargaret Ross (d.c.1720)ref:950
DaughterAnna [Stirling]E-WIKI
DaughterMary [Elmsal]E-WIKI
Last Known Service1734CSORN
Date of Death18.3.1740/41CSORN

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
c.1680c.1689Service as a merchant seamanADM 107/1
12.7.168912.7.1691
Constant Warwick (42) 1666-1691
British 42 Gun
4th Rate Frigate
, Midshipman, ADM 107/1/76
ADM 107/1
30.6.1690 Battle of Beachy Head 
28.10.169131.10.1694
Duchess (90) 1679-1708
British 90 Gun
2nd Rate Ship of the Line
1701 Renamed "Princess Anne"
1702 Renamed "Windsor Castle"
1706 Renamed "Blenheim"
, Midshipman, ADM 107/1/76
ADM 107/1
19.5.1692 Battle of Barfleur 
31.10.1694 Passed the Lieutenant's Examination ADM 107/1/76RNLPC
19.11.1694 LieutenantCSORN
18.4.169518.8.1695
Ruby Prize (44) 1694-1698
British 44 Gun
4th Rate Ship
, Second Lieutenant, ADM 6/3/51
ADM 6/3
19.8.169527.5.1699
Burlington (54) 1695-1733
British 54 Gun
4th Rate Ship of the Line
, Second Lieutenant, ADM 6/3/71
ADM 6/3
9.10.1695 A commission as 2nd lieutenant of the Pendennis was issued. The commission was cancelled.ADM 6/3
30.7.169924.2.1700/1
Mary (60) 1688-1703
British 60 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
, Midshipman Extra, ADM 6/19/58
ref:1272
28.2.1700/113.9.1703
Montagu (60) 1698-1714
British 60 Gun
4th Rate Ship of the Line
, Second Lieutenant, ADM 6/6/63
ADM 6/6
7.11.1705 CaptainCSORN
3.2.1707/825.10.1710
Leopard (54) 1703-1719
British 54 Gun
4th Rate Ship of the Line
, Captain, and Commanding Officer ADM 6/9/132
BWAS-1603
5.11.171114.11.1714
Moor (54) 1710-1716
British 54 Gun
4th Rate Ship of the Line
, Captain, and Commanding Officer ADM 6/11/174
BWAS-1603
21.11.17144.4.1716
Advice (54) 1712-1749
British 54 Gun
4th Rate Ship of the Line
1744 Renamed "Milford"
, Captain, and Commanding Officer ADM 6/12/42
Confirmed 6.5.1715
BWAS-1603
2.1716 In the service of RussiaBWAS-1603
1.6.1717 Captain-CommodoreE-WIKI
1.1.1717/18 Rear-AdmiralE-WIKI
6.5.1727 AdmiralE-WIKI
11.1727 Appointed Commander-in-Chief — KronshtadtE-WIKI
11.172718.3.1740/41Appointed Commander-in-Chief — Kronshtadt ADM 6/86/58E-WIKI
15.5.1734 
Pyotr II (54) 1728-1747
Russian 54 Gun
4th Rate Ship of the Line
, as Flag Officer, Admiral, ADM 107/4/136
WRN
11.6.17349.7.1734Commanded the Russian Squadron at the Siege of Danzig 

Notes on Officer


See also
Service in the Russian Navy


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