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Christopher Hill


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birthc.1716ADM107/3
First Known Service17.10.1731CSORN
Last Known Service29.1.1778CSORN
Date of Death11.7.1778CSORN

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
6.3.1739/40 Passed the Lieutenant's Examination ADM 107/3/361RNLPC
17.3.1739/40 Lieutenant ADM 6/15/263CSORN
4.2.1742/4310.1.1744/45Torrington (44), First Lieutenant ADM 6/16/146ADM 6/16
29.1.1745/46 Commander ADM 6/17/51ADM 6/17
29.1.1745/4618.5.1747Princess Royal (18), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/17/51BWAS-1714
18.7.17475.12.1747Baltimore (14), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/17/247ADM 6/17
5.12.1747 Captain ADM 6/17/291CSORN
5.12.174710.2.1748/49Bridgewater (24), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/17/291BWAS-1714
23.4.175328.10.1755Saltash (14), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/18/67BWAS-1714
28.10.175523.4.1757Dover (44), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/18/204BWAS-1714
11.9.175915.12.1760Saint Florentine (60), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/19/94BWAS-1714
26.10.17699.1.1770Augusta (64), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/20/259BWAS-1714
9.1.177023.10.1770Augusta (64), Commodore and Commanding Officer ADM 6/20/266ADM 6/20
9.1.17701771Appointed Commander-in-Chief — River Medway and The Nore ADM 6/20/266ADM 6/20
23.10.17707.12.1770Barfleur (90), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/20/303ADM 6/20
23.1.1778 Rear-Admiral of the Blue ADM 6/21/356CSORN
29.1.1778 Rear-Admiral of the White ADM 6/21/360CSORN

Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
ADM107/3ADM 107/3 1712-1745 Lieutenants' passing certificates.  Archive
CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
RNLPCRoyal Navy Lieutenants' Passing Certificates 1691-1902Bruno PappalardoBook
ADM 6/16ADM 6/16 Commission and Warrent Book 1742 Jan 4 - 1745 Sept 18 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
ADM 6/20ADM 6/20 Commission and Warrant Book 1764-1773 Archive

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