Richard Tiddeman


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service19.4.1721CSORN
WifeRebeccaref:1002
Last Known Service16.5.1750CSORN
Date of Death7.10.1762 - Manila CSORN
Cause of DeathDrownedCSORN

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
16.4.1729 Passed the Lieutenant's ExaminationADM107/3
21.7.1732 Lieutenant ADM 6/14/153CSORN
1.7.1744 Commander ADM 6/17/16ADM 6/17
1.7.17443.9.1744Fame (12), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/17/16
Issued by Sir Charles Knowles (1st Baronet Knowles) (1704-1777), Jamaica
Commission confirmed 2.11.1745
ADM 6/17
4.9.17448.3.1744/45Ludlow Castle (44), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/17/16
Issued by Sir Charles Knowles (1st Baronet Knowles) (1704-1777), Jamaica
Commission confirmed 2.11.1745
ADM 6/17
9.3.1744/45 Captain ADM 6/17/16CSORN
9.3.1744/4523.6.1745Superb (60), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/17/16
Issued by Peter Warren (1703-1752), Barbados
Commission confirmed 2.11.1745
ADM 6/17
20.3.1744/4528.6.1746Expedition against Louisbourg 
24.6.17459.10.1748Eltham (40), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/17/16
Issued by Peter Warren (1703-1752), Barbados
Commission confirmed 2.11.1745
BWAS-1714
9.174810.1748Seige of Pondicherry 
9.10.174816.5.1750Harwich (50), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/17/520
Issued by The Hon. Edward Boscawen (1711-1761), East Indies
Commission confirmed 11.5.1750
BWAS-1714
18.1.175820.2.1759Grafton (68), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/18/473BWAS-1714
20.2.17596.6.1761Elizabeth (64), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/19/467
Issued by George Pocock (1705/6-1792), East Indies
Commission confirmed 1.3.1763
BWAS-1714
10.9.1759 Battle of Pondicherry 
17617.10.1762Elizabeth (64), as Flag Officer, CommodoreBWAS-1714
6.6.176214.8.1762Manilla operations 
24.9.17626.10.1762Battle of Manilla 
10.2.1768 His widow was awarded a pnesion of £100paref:1002

Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
ref:1002Parliamentary Papers: 1780-1849, Volume 17 Document
ADM107/3ADM 107/3 1712-1745 Lieutenants' passing certificates.  Archive
ADM 6/17ADM 6/17 Commission and Warrant Book 1745 18 Sep.-1751 Apr.  Archive
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook

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Posted by Tim Oakley on Sunday 6th of May 2012 21:30

29 Jul 1762 Commodore Tiddeman sails with a squadron for Malacca [Manila] from Madras as an advance force for V-Ad Cornish
Elizabeth64 Commodore Richard Tiddeman, Captain Isaac Florimond Ourry
Grafton70 Captain Hyde Parker
Panther60 Commander George Ourry (acting for Captain William Newsom)
Falmouth50 Captain William Brereton
Argo28 Captain Richard King
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