John Linzee

RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service13.10.1768CSORN
Last Known Service9.1791CSORN
Date of Death1799CSORN
Will Probated16.4.1799, PROB 11/1322/151

Event History

Date fromDate toEventSource
13.10.1768 Lieutenant ADM 6/20/217CSORN
19.1.1771 Commander ADM 6/20/339CSORN
19.1.177128.10.1772Beaver (14), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/20/339BWAS-1714
13.10.177416.2.1777Falcon (14), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/21/53BWAS-1714
16.2.1777 Captain ADM 6/22/13CSORN
16.2.17779.1.1779Pearl (32), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/22/13
Issued by Lord Richard Howe (1st Earl Howe) (1725/26-1799), North America
Commission confirmed 6.8.1779
22.7.1778 Encounter at Sandy Hook 
11.8.1778 Howe's encounter with d'Estaing 
9.1.177915.11.1779Diamond (32), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/22/62
Issued by John Byron (1723-1786), North America
Commission confirmed 7.12.1779
13.11.177931.12.1779Included in the list of captains receiving half-pay.ADM104
17.8.17801.4.1782Santa Monica (36), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/22/161BWAS-1714
12.17889.1791Penelope (32), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1714
9.1791 Resigned from the NavyBWAS-1714


CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook
ADM104ADM 104 Officers entitled to Half Pay Document

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