Andrew Jelfe (d.1765)


Andrew Jelfe


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service25.8.1735CSORN
Last Known Service1759CSORN
Date of Death14.3.1765CSORN

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
25.8.1735 Lieutenant ADM 6/15/69CSORN
28.7.173825.11.1738Tiger (50), Third Lt. & Lt. at Arms ADM 6/15/134ADM 6/15
19.2.1740/4111.6.1741Victory (100), Sixth Lt. & Lt. at Arms ADM 6/15/383ADM 6/15
3.2.1743/44 Commander ADM 6/16/268CSORN
12.4.1746 Captain ADM 6/17/87CSORN
12.4.174619.8.1747Port Mahon (20), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/17/87BWAS-1714
19.8.174712.11.1748Assurance (44), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/17/260BWAS-1714
4.4.17571759Trident (64), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/18/379BWAS-1714

Sources

IDDescriptionAuthorType
CSORN Commissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner SmithWeb Site
ADM 6/15 ADM 6/15 Commission and Warrant Book 1735 26 Dec.-1742 4 Jan. Archive
BWAS-1714 British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook

Previous comments on this page

Posted by Ken Hyde on Saturday 7th of October 2017 22:14

This gentleman is my 7th Great Grandfather.

Andrew Jelfe is listed in the Commissioned Sea Officers List 1660-1815 as
Lt 25 Aug 1735,
Commander 3 Feb 1744
Captain 14 April 1746.   
He died 14 March 1765.                                                       Ships                           
Tiger (1738),
Lenox 1739,
Victory (1741),
Swallow (1744),
Portmahon (1746),
Assurance (1748)
Trident (1757).
He has a brief entry inthe Biographica Navalis Vol 5 by John Charnock.
Source Liza Verity National Maritime Museum Greenwich 14/06/07

Great site. I ony discovered it today.

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