William Houlding


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor, Merchant Sailor 
Date of Birthc.1672ADM 107/1
First Known Servicec.1685CSORN
Last Known Service14.3.1722/23CSORN
Date of Death15.11.1731CSORN

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
168512.1691Service as a merchant seamanADM 107/1
12.169111.12.1693Ossory (90), Midshipman ADM 107/1/46ADM 107/1
19.5.1692 Battle of Barfleur 
11.12.1693 Passed the Lieutenant's Examination ADM 107/1/46RNLPC
14.1.1705/6 Lieutenant ADM 6/8/222ADM 6/8
14.1.1705/68.1.1706/7Britannia (100), Fourth Lieutenant ADM 6/8/222ADM 6/8
18.3.1706/7 Commander ADM 6/9/103ADM 6/9
18.3.1706/73.2.1707/8Griffin (8), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/9/103ADM 6/9
4.2.1707/817.10.1708Griffin (8), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/9/133ADM 6/9
18.10.170816.2.1708/9Newport (24), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/9/190ADM 6/9
15.6.1709 Captain ADM 6/10/69CSORN
15.6.170917.11.1709Adventure (42), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/10/69BWAS-1603
25.9.171114.6.1714Dover (50), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/11/163BWAS-1603
21.6.172012.12.1720Chichester (80), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/12/205ADM 6/12
13.12.17201.11.1721Guernsey (50), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/12/224BWAS-1714

Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
ADM 107/1ADM 107/1 1691-1703 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 6/8ADM 6/8 Commission and Warrent Book 1703 6 July-1706 3 July Archive
ADM 6/9ADM 6/9 Commission and Warrent Book 1706 9 July-1708 Oct. Archive
BWAS-1603British Warships in the Age of Sail 1603 - 1714Rif WinfieldBook
ADM 6/12ADM 6/12 Commission and Warrent Book 1714 14 Oct.-1721 Jan. Archive
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook

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