John Barker


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service1643CSORN
Last Known Service18.2.1652/53CSORN
Date of Death18.2.1652/53 - Battle of PortlandBWAS-1603
Cause of DeathEnemy actionCSORN

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
1643 CaptainBWAS-1603
1643 John and Barbara (20), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1603
1646 Lewis (30), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1603
1650 Lewis (30), Captain and Commanding OfficerW015
165218.2.1652/53Prosperous (42), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1603
18.2.1652/5320.2.1652/53Battle of Portland 

Notes on Officer


From: "House of Commons Journal Volume 7: 15 April 1653"W015
To the Widow of Captain Barker, Captain of the Prosperous, who hath Two Children, a Son and Daughter, her Son being wounded, and thereby lost the Use of One of his Arms, in the Service, the Sum of Four hundred Pounds; One Half thereof to herself, the other Half to the Son of the said Captain, his Daughter being already disposed of.


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