Thomas Lynn


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
First Known Service20.1.1746/47CSORN
WifeJane Seymour - Married 1750, Middlesex PMD
SonCharles Seymour Lynn (d.1790)PMD
Last Known Service17.11.1780CSORN
Date of Death1781CSORN

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
20.1.1746/47 Lieutenant ADM 6/17/433CSORN
6.4.1756 Commander ADM 6/18/252CSORN
6.4.17563.9.1756Roehampton (16), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/18/252ADM 6/18
10.11.1756 Captain ADM 6/18/321CSORN
10.11.17561.11.1757Aldborough (20), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/18/321BWAS-1714
1.11.17577.8.1759Roebuck (44), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/18/450BWAS-1714
16.1.175919.1.1759Attack on Martinique 
20.1.17591.5.1759Capture of Guadeloupe 
7.8.1759 Royal Sovereign (104), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/19/84ADM 6/19
9.4.176031.7.1764Chatham (50), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/19/156BWAS-1714
11.9.17709.10.1773Garland (24), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/20/290BWAS-1714
1.1.177931.12.1779Included in the list of captains receiving half-pay.ADM104
17.11.1780 Superannuated Rear-Admiral ADM 6/22/198ADM 6/22


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Posted by Sue Gutheridge on Tuesday 1st of September 2015 11:26

Hi Thomas Lynn is my 6 x Grandfather. I have found a record that states. 1763 Reduced Seniority, 1763 Court Martial & then 1766 restored. Is there anywhere I can find out more details.

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