William Faulknor


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service21.4.1695CSORN
A.K.A.FalknerADM 6/6
SonSamuel Faulknor (c.1719-1759)ODNB
Last Known Service28.4.1723CSORN
Date of Death1725CSORN

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
21.4.1695 LieutenantCSORN
27.4.169530.9.1697Royal William (100), Fourth Lieutenant ADM 6/3/52ADM 6/3
31.7.169811.7.1701Hastings (32), Lieutenant ADM 6/5/25ADM 6/5
1.1.1701/25.2.1701/2Orford (70), Third Lieutenant ADM 6/6/127ADM 6/6
6.2.1701/22.2.1702/3Orford (70), Second Lieutenant ADM 6/7/7ADM 6/7
12.10.1702 Battle of Vigo 
3.2.1702/323.5.1704Orford (70), First Lieutenant ADM 6/7/85ADM 6/7
4.11.1704 Commander ADM 6/8/107ADM 6/8
4.11.170417.12.1704Fly (6), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/8/107ADM 6/8
18.12.17045.2.1705/6Furnace (4), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/8/123BWAS-1603
6.2.1705/616.3.1706/7Vulcan (28), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/8/228ADM 6/8
7.3.1706/7 Captain ADM 6/9/104CSORN
17.3.1706/77.1.1707/8Torbay (80), Second Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/9/104
Commission confirmed 20.11.1707
BWAS-1714
8.1.1707/81.12.1710Ranelagh (80), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/9/120BWAS-1714
2.12.171031.5.1713Grafton (70), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/11/242
Commission confirmed 3.2.1712/13
BWAS-1603
2.3.1714/154.3.1714/15Jersey (54), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/12/30ADM 6/12
5.3.1714/155.1.1717/18Cumberland (80), Second Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/12/31BWAS-1714
6.1.1717/1830.3.1718Canterbury (60), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/12/109ADM 6/12
31.3.17188.10.1718Cumberland (80), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/12/127BWAS-1714
9.10.17184.11.1718Defiance (60), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/12/145
Commission confirmed 27.11.1718
ADM 6/12
5.11.171812.1.1719/20Cumberland (80), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/12/143ADM 6/12
11.1.1719/208.11.1721Sandwich (90), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/12/188BWAS-1714
4.4.172218.6.1722Warranted Master Attendant at Woolwich Dockyard ADM 6/13/33ADM 6/13
19.6.17221725Appointed Captain of Greenwich Hospital ADM 6/13/40ADM 6/13

Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
ADM 6/6ADM 6/6 Commission and Warrent Book 1699 2 June-1702 26 Jan Archive
ODNBOxford Dictionary of National BiographyOxford University PressWeb Site
ADM 6/3ADM 6/3 Commission and Warrant Book 1694/5 Jan.-1696 25 May Archive
ADM 6/5ADM 6/5 Commission and Warrent Book 1698 28 Jan.-1699 1 June Archive
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
BWAS-1603British Warships in the Age of Sail 1603 - 1714Rif WinfieldBook
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook
ADM 6/12ADM 6/12 Commission and Warrent Book 1714 14 Oct.-1721 Jan. Archive
ADM 6/13ADM 6/13 Commission and Warrent Book 1721 Feb.-1728 3 Oct. Archive

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