John Macartney


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birthc.1730ADM 107/4
First Known Service9.11.1748CSORN
A.K.A.McCartneyRNLPC
Last Known Service3.6.1763CSORN
Date of Death5.8.1781 - Battle of Dogger BankBWAS-1714
Cause of DeathEnemy actionCSORN
Will Probated31.8.1781, PROB 11/1081/301

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
10.3.1755 Passed the Lieutenant's Examination ADM 107/4/292RNLPC
20.1.1756 Lieutenant ADM 6/18/228CSORN
20.1.175622.5.1758Jane and Barbara, Lieutenant and Commanding OfficerADM354
22.9.1759 Commander ADM 6/19/226CSORN
22.9.17593.7.1760Porcupine (16), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/19/226
Issued by Charles Saunders (1713-1775)
Commission confirmed 31.12.1760
BWAS-1714
19.8.17603.6.1763Racehorse (8), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/19/516
Issued by Lord Alexander Colville (7th Viscount Colville of Culross) (1717-1770), North America
Commission confirmed 30.6.1763
BWAS-1714
12.12.17654.9.1766Hound (14), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/20/99BWAS-1714
4.9.1766 Captain ADM 6/20/136CSORN
4.9.17661.10.1766Phoenix (44), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/20/136BWAS-1714
10.1.177414.11.1775Mercury (20), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/21/3BWAS-1714
31.1.177630.1.1779Ambuscade (32), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/21/153BWAS-1714
1.7.17792.9.1779Included in the list of captains receiving half-pay.ADM104
2.9.17791.10.1779Sandwich (90), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/22/23ADM104
1.10.17795.8.1781Princess Amelia (80), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/22/31BWAS-1714
5.8.1781 Battle of Dogger Bank 

Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
ADM 107/4ADM 107/4 1745-1757 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
ADM354ADM 354 - Navy Board: Bound Out-letters 1738-1809 Document
ADM104ADM 104 Officers entitled to Half Pay Document

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