Thomas Graves

RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service3.11.1702CSORN
WifeElizabeth BudgellODNB
SonWilliam, MP (c.1724-1801)HPO
Son Thomas Graves (1st Baron of Gravesend in the County of Londonderry) (1725-1802)ODNB
NephewSamuel Graves (1713-1787)ref:676
BrotherSamuel (1674-1727)ref:950
Last Known Service15.7.1747CSORN
Date of Death1.12.1755CSORN

Event History

Date fromDate toEventSource
3.11.1702 Lieutenant ADM 6/7/66ADM 6/7
3.11.170214.1.1702/3Vulcan (28), Lieutenant ADM 6/7/66
Commission confirmed 15.12.1702
ADM 6/7
14.1.1702/319.8.1704Vulcan (28), Lieutenant ADM 6/7/77ADM 6/7
13.8.1704 Battle of Malaga 
19.8.170427.9.1705Shrewsbury (80), Third Lieutenant ADM 6/8/111
Commission confirmed 13.11.1704
ADM 6/8
27.9.170510.9.1706Expedition (70), Second Lieutenant ADM 6/9/6
Commission confirmed 25.7.1706
ADM 6/9
10.9.170628.3.1707Chichester (80), Second Lieutenant ADM 6/9/11ADM 6/9
28.3.17078.1.1707/8Torbay (80), Second Lieutenant ADM 6/9/111
Commission confirmed 17.12.1707
ADM 6/9
8.1.1707/81.4.1708Ranelagh (80), Second Lieutenant ADM 6/9/120ADM 6/9
1.4.170827.4.1709Ranelagh (80), First Lieutenant ADM 6/10/58
Commission confirmed 6.5.1709
ADM 6/10
27.4.1709 Commander ADM 6/10/57ADM 6/12
27.4.170928.9.1710Phoenix (8), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/10/57BWAS-1603
23.6.171117.6.1713Dunwich (24), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/11/145BWAS-1603
17.6.1713 Captain ADM 6/11/263ADM 6/11
17.6.171316.9.1714Dunwich (24), Captain and Master and Commanding Officer ADM 6/14/263BWAS-1603
23.11.17332.5.1737Swallow (60), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/14/155BWAS-1714
16.5.173827.7.1738Princess Louisa (60), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/15/116ADM 6/15
28.7.17383.12.1738Norfolk (80), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/15/133BWAS-1714
30.8.173921.9.1742Norfolk (80), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/15/216ADM 6/15
21.9.174212.1.1743/44Marlborough (90), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/16/461
Commission confirmed 30.3.1745
15.7.1747 Superannuated Rear-Admiral ADM 6/17/248BWAS-1714


CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
ODNBOxford Dictionary of National BiographyOxford University PressWeb Site
HPOHistory of Parliament online Web Site
ref:676More than Nelson Web Site
ref:950Geni Family History
ADM 6/7ADM 6/7 Commission and Warrent Book 1702 28 Jan.-1703 6 July Archive
ADM 6/8ADM 6/8 Commission and Warrent Book 1703 6 July-1706 3 July Archive
ADM 6/9ADM 6/9 Commission and Warrent Book 1706 9 July-1708 Oct. Archive
ADM 6/10ADM 6/10 Commission and Warrent Book 1708 Dec.-1709 2 Nov. Archive
ADM 6/12ADM 6/12 Commission and Warrent Book 1714 14 Oct.-1721 Jan. Archive
BWAS-1603British Warships in the Age of Sail 1603 - 1714Rif WinfieldBook
ADM 6/11ADM 6/11 Commission and Warrent Book 1709 10 Nov.-1714 13 Oct. Archive
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook
ADM 6/15ADM 6/15 Commission and Warrant Book 1735 26 Dec.-1742 4 Jan. Archive

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