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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
1685c.12.1691Service as a merchant seamanADM 107/1
12.169111.12.1693
Ossory (90) 1682-1708
British 90 Gun
2nd Rate Ship of the Line
, Midshipman ADM 107/1/46
ADM 107/1
19.5.1692 Battle of Barfleur 
11.12.1693 Passed the Lieutenant's Examination ADM 107/1/46RNLPC
14.1.1705/6 LieutenantADM 6/8
14.1.1705/68.1.1706/7
Britannia (100) 1682-1715
British 100 Gun
1st Rate Ship of the Line
, Acting Fourth Lieutenant ADM 6/8/222
ADM 6/8
18.3.1706/7 CommanderADM 6/9
18.3.1706/73.2.1707/8
Griffin (8) 1702-1737
British 8 Gun
5th Rate Fireship
, Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/9/103
ADM 6/9
4.2.1707/817.10.1708
Griffin (8) 1702-1737
British 8 Gun
5th Rate Fireship
, Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/9/133
ADM 6/9
18.10.170816.2.1708/9
Newport (24) 1695-1714
British 24 Gun
6th Rate Ship
1698 Renamed "Newport"
, Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/9/190
ADM 6/9
15.6.1709 CaptainCSORN
15.6.170921.11.1709
Adventure (42) 1709-1724
British 42 Gun
5th Rate Frigate
, Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/10/69
BWAS-1603
25.9.171114.6.1714
Dover (50) 1695-1716
British 50 Gun
4th Rate Ship of the Line
, Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/11/163
BWAS-1603
21.6.172012.12.1720
Chichester (80) 1706-1749
British 80 Gun
3rd Rate Ship of the Line
, Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/12/205
ADM 6/12
13.12.17201.11.1721
Guernsey (50) 1717-1737
British 50 Gun
4th Rate Ship of the Line
, Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/12/224
BWAS-1714


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