Lord George Graham


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birth26.9.1715HPO
First Known Service13.4.1734CSORN
FatherJames Graham, 1st Duke of Montrose (1682-1742)HPO
MotherLady Christian Carnegie (d.1744)PEER
BrotherDavid, 1st Earl Graham (1705-1731)PEER
BrotherWilliam, 2nd Duke of Montrose (1712-1790)PEER
Last Known Service10.1746CSORN
Date of Death2.1.1746/47 - Bath CSORN

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
26.9.1715 Appointed LordHPO
13.4.1734 Lieutenant ADM 6/14/182CSORN
13.4.17343.8.1736Pembroke (60), Third Lt. & Lt. at Arms ADM 6/15/182ADM 6/14
4.8.17364.10.1736Britannia (100), Sixth Lt. & Lt. at Arms ADM 6/15/65
Commission confirmed 11.5.1737
ADM 6/15
5.10.173611.3.1736/37Britannia (100), Fifth Lieutenant ADM 6/15/65
Commission confirmed 11.5.1737
ADM 6/15
12.3.1736/3711.6.1739Britannia (100), Fourth Lieutenant ADM 6/15/65
Commission confirmed 11.5.1737
ADM 6/15
12.6.17393.7.1739Namur (90), Third Lieutenant ADM 6/15/184ADM 6/15
3.7.1739 Commander ADM 6/15/194ADM 6/15
4.7.173930.10.1739Mercury (8), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/15/194BWAS-1714
17401741Appointed Governor of NewfoundlandHPO
15.3.1739/40 Captain ADM 6/15/262CSORN
15.3.1739/406.1741Adventure (40), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/15/262ADM 6/15
4.6.17412.1.1746/47Elected a Member of Parliament for StirlingshireHPO
10.6.174511.7.1745Bridgewater (24), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/16/491BWAS-1714
3.7.1745 Action of 1745-07-03 
16.7.17458.9.1746Nottingham (60), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/16/511BWAS-1793

Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
HPOHistory of Parliament online Web Site
CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
PEERThe Peerage dot comVariousWeb Site
ADM 6/14ADM 6/14 Commission and Warrant Book 1728 4 Oct.-1735 23 Dec. Archive
ADM 6/15ADM 6/15 Commission and Warrant Book 1735 26 Dec.-1742 4 Jan. Archive
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook
BWAS-1793British Warships in the Age of Sail 1793 - 1817Rif WinfieldBook

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