Robert Hancock


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service6.2.1690/91CSORN
A.K.A.HandcockADM 6/3
Last Known Service21.1.1705/6CSORN
Date of Death22.10.1707 - Isles of Scilly BWAS-1603
Cause of DeathShipwreckCSORN

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
6.2.1690/91 CaptainCSORN
6.2.1690/911692Dolphin (28), Captain and Commanding OfficerB051
6.2.1690/914.6.1692Phaeton (28), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1603
19.5.1692 Battle of Barfleur 
2.6.16924.6.1692Battle of La Hogue 
1693 Griffin (28), Captain and Commanding OfficerB051
169426.4.1696Sweepstakes (36), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1603
4.12.1694 Robert Hancock, Captain, HMS Sweepstakes.   Crime: Enquiry into HMS Sweepstakes losing several ships in their convoy and capture by French privateers.   Verdict: Cleared.   Sentence: [sentence not given].ADM 1/5255
27.4.169613.3.1698/99Falkland (48), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/3/149BWAS-1603
28.2.1700/125.12.1701Chatham (54), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/6/63BWAS-1603
29.12.170113.1.1701/2Exeter (60), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/6/126ADM 6/6
27.1.1701/219.3.1702/3Content Prize (70), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1603
1.7.170321.1.1705/6Assurance (70), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/7/135B051
13.8.1704 Battle of Malaga 
22.1.1705/622.10.1707Eagle (70), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/8/223TRN2


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