William Leaver


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birthc.1709ADM107/3
First Known Service21.1.1737/38CSORN
Last Known Service28.7.1749CSORN
Date of Death4.2.1764CSORN

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
5.6.1740 Passed the Lieutenant's Examination ADM 107/3/386RNLPC
29.8.1740 Lieutenant ADM 6/15/326CSORN
10.5.1747 Commander ADM 6/17/421CSORN
10.5.17479.1.1748/49Comet (10), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/17/421
Issued by Sir Charles Knowles (1st Baronet Knowles) (1704-1777), Jamaica
Commission confirmed 13.12.1748
BWAS-1714
26.6.17552.6.1760Wasp (8), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/18/176BWAS-1714
9.7.176310.2.1764Ranger (8), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/19/519ADM 6/19

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
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook
ADM 6/19ADM 6/19 Commission and Warrant Book 1758 Nov.-1763 Archive

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Posted by Andrew Bore on Friday 26th of April 2019 01:59

This is my 6th great grandfather.

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