Thomas Ley


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service16.4.1678CSORN
WifeJane Rooke (1648-?) PMD
Last Known Service4.10.1703CSORN
Date of Death19.9.1702BWAS-1603

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
16.4.1678 LieutenantCSORN
24.10.1688 CaptainCSORN
24.10.168812.2.1688/89Mermaid (24), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1603
6.168912.4.1692Portland (40), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1603
9.7.1692 [forename name not given] Ley, Captain, HMS Portland. Royal Navy Court Martial, 9 July 1692. Crime: Loss of ship. Verdict: Acquitted.ADM 1/5253
169323.12.1695Albemarle (90), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 107/2/167BWAS-1603
23.12.169529.12.1695Restoration (70), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/3/105ADM 6/3
30.12.16956.5.1696Devonshire (80), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/3/108ADM 6/3
7.5.16965.12.1697Duchess (90), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/4/42
Commission confirmed 8.10.1696
BWAS-1603
2.5.169929.2.1699/1700Revenge (70), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/5/45BWAS-1714
19.4.1700 Shrewsbury (80), as Flag Officer, Captain ADM 6/6/32BWAS-1603
26.2.1700/113.1.1701/2Revenge (70), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/6/62BWAS-1714
14.1.1701/26.5.1702Royal Sovereign (100), Second Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/6/130BWAS-1603
7.5.17024.1.1702/3Royal Sovereign (100), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/7/34ADM 6/7
12.10.1702 Battle of Vigo 


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Posted by Paul on Thursday 14th of July 2016 01:37

Captain thomas ley married jane rooke the sister of sir george rooke . Would like to find more information on him. And wife jane ley nee rooke

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