Thomas Gordon

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
12.7.168912.7.1691Constant Warwick (42), Midshipman ADM 107/1/76ADM 107/1
30.6.1690 Battle of Beachy Head 
28.10.169131.10.1694Duchess (90), Midshipman ADM 107/1/76ADM 107/1
19.5.1692 Battle of Barfleur 
31.10.1694 Passed the Lieutenant's Examination ADM 107/1/76RNLPC
19.11.1694 LieutenantCSORN
18.4.169518.8.1695Ruby Prize (44), Second Lieutenant ADM 6/3/51ADM 6/3
19.8.169524.5.1699Burlington (54), Second Lieutenant ADM 6/3/71ADM 6/3
30.7.169924.2.1700/1Mary (60), Midshipman Extra ADM 6/19/58ref:1272
28.2.1700/113.9.1703Montagu (60), Second Lieutenant ADM 6/6/63ADM 6/6
7.11.1705 CaptainCSORN
3.2.1707/825.10.1710Leopard (54), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/9/132BWAS-1603
5.11.171114.11.1714Moor (54), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/11/174BWAS-1603
21.11.17144.4.1716Advice (54), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/12/42
Confirmed 6.5.1715
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), as Flag Officer, Admiral ADM 107/4/136WRN
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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