Robert Jocelyn

RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service21.7.1746CSORN
DaughterCaroline PROB11
SonRobert Sainsbury JoselynPROB11
Last Known Service20.6.1764CSORN
Date of Deathc.1806 - Stanstead Bury, Hertfordshire CSORN
Will Probated2.8.1806, PROB 11/1447/133

Event History

Date fromDate toEventSource
21.7.1746 Lieutenant ADM 6/17/297CSORN
21.7.174627.10.1746Gosport (44), Third Lt. & Lt. at Arms ADM 6/17/297
Issued by The Hon. Fitzroy Henry Lee (d.1751), Barbados
Commission confirmed 17.12.1747
ADM 6/17
11.4.17495.2.1752Shark (8), Midshipman Extra ADM 6/17/454ADM 6/17
21.9.1758 Commander ADM 6/18/538ADM 6/18
21.9.17589.2.1759Baltimore (8), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/18/538ADM 6/18
9.2.1759 Captain ADM 6/19/33CSORN
9.2.175921.10.1762Lennox (74), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/19/33BWAS-1714
6.6.176214.8.1762Manilla operations 
24.9.17626.10.1762Battle of Manilla 
21.10.176223.4.1763Seahorse (24), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/19/529
Issued by Sir Samuel Cornish (1st Baronet of Sharnbrook) (1715-1770), East Indies
Commission confirmed 24.8.1763
1.7.1779 Included in the list of captains receiving half-pay.ADM104


CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
PROB11England & Wales, Prerogative Court of Canterbury Wills, 1384-1858 Archive
ADM 6/17ADM 6/17 Commission and Warrant Book 1745 18 Sep.-1751 Apr.  Archive
ADM 6/18ADM 6/18 Commission and Warrant Book 1751 May-1758 Oct.  Archive
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook
ADM104ADM 104 Officers entitled to Half Pay Document

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