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Richard Watkins


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service7.8.1735CSORN
WifeMaryref:1002
Last Known Service6.7.1770CSORN
Date of Death4.1770CSORN

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
7.8.1735 LieutenantADM 6/15
19.2.1740/41 CommanderCSORN
19.2.1740/4124.10.1742
Pembroke Prize (8) 1740-1744
British 8 Gun
Unrated Sloop
, Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/15/382
BWAS-1714
24.10.174214.2.1742/43
Lively (20) 1740-1750
British 20 Gun
6th Rate Ship
, Commander and Commanding Officer
BWAS-1714
14.2.1742/431.6.1743
Eltham (40) 1736-1763
British 40 Gun
5th Rate Ship
, Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/16/206
Confirmed 8.8.1743
BWAS-1714
18.2.1742/43 Attack on La Guaira 
24.2.1742/43 CaptainCSORN
15.4.174324.4.1743Attack on Porto Cabello 
2.6.174331.7.1744
Burford (70) 1722-1752
British 70 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
, Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/16/206
Confirmed 8.8.1743
BWAS-1714
1.8.17442.8.1745
Marlborough (90) 1732-1752
British 90 Gun
2nd Rate Ship of the Line
, Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/17/6
Issued by
William RowleyBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1704-1763
, The Mediterranean Sea
Confirmed 30.9.1745
BWAS-1714
3.8.174519.11.1745
Elizabeth (70) 1737-1766
British 70 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
, Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/17/6
Issued by
William RowleyBritish
Naval Sailor
Service 1704-1763
, The Mediterranean Sea
Confirmed 30.9.1745
BWAS-1714
30.1.175525.2.1757
Blandford (20) 1741-1763
British 20 Gun
6th Rate Ship
, Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/18/126
BWAS-1714
3.1757 Dismissed from the Navyref:890
15.3.1763 Superannuated Rear-AdmiralCSORN
6.7.1770 His widow was awarded a pension of £60pa.ref:1002


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