Sir Alexander Holburne (3rd Baronet of Menstrie)

RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service20.7.1757CSORN
FatherSir James Holburn, 2nd Bt.EWIKI
MotherJean SpitalEWIKI
BrotherJames Holburne (d.1756)EWIKI
Last Known Service1.2.1763CSORN
Date of Death22.1.1772CSORN

Event History

Date fromDate toEventSource
20.7.1757 Lieutenant ADM 6/19/30CSORN
1758 Succeeded as 3rd Baronet of MenstrieEWIKI
1759 Passed the Lieutenant's ExaminationRNLPC
6.4.1761 Commander ADM 6/19/363CSORN
6.4.176115.3.1762Polacca (12), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/19/363
Issued by Charles Saunders (1713-1775), The Mediterranean Sea
Commission confirmed 12.11.1761
ADM 6/19
15.3.17621.2.1763Lynx (10), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/19/392BWAS-1714
1.2.1763 Captain ADM 6/19/494CSORN
1.2.1763 Repulse (32), Captain and Commanding Officer
Issued by Lord George Brydges Rodney (1st Baron Rodney) (1719-1792), Barbados
Commission confirmed 9.5.1763


CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
EWIKIWikipediaVariousWeb Site
RNLPCRoyal Navy Lieutenants' Passing Certificates 1691-1902Bruno PappalardoBook
ADM 6/19ADM 6/19 Commission and Warrant Book 1758 Nov.-1763 Archive
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook

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