William McCleverty

RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birth1725ref:898
First Known Service1745ref:898
Last Known Service12.1773CSORN
Date of Death11.12.1779ADM104

Event History

Date fromDate toEventSource
1745 Passed the Lieutenant's Examination ADM 6/86/253RNLPC
11.7.1745 Passed the Lieutenant's Examination ADM 6/86/253ref:898
13.7.1745 Lieutenant ADM 6/16/510CSORN
21.6.1756 Commander ADM 6/18/283CSORN
21.6.17561.11.1757Peggy (8), Commander and Commanding Officer ADM 6/18/283BWAS-1714
1.11.1757 Captain ADM 6/18/450CSORN
1.11.17575.3.1760Gibraltar (20), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/18/450ADM 6/18
18.8.175919.8.1759Battle of Lagos Bay 
5.3.176024.9.1762Norwich (50), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/19/143BWAS-1714
3.6.17617.6.1761Occupation of Dominica 
7.1.176210.2.1762Operations against Martinique 
8.12.176218.8.1766Hind (24), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/19/453BWAS-1714
16.11.177029.11.1773Hind (24), Captain and Commanding Officer ADM 6/20/315BWAS-1714
1.1.177931.12.1779Included in the list of captain's receiving half-pay.ADM104


ref:898The Mid-eighteenth century navy from the perspective of captain Thomas Burnett and his peersAnne Byrne McLeodThesis
RNLPCRoyal Navy Lieutenants' Passing Certificates 1691-1902Bruno PappalardoBook
CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
ADM104ADM 104 Officers entitled to Half Pay Document
BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook
ADM 6/18ADM 6/18 Commission and Warrant Book 1751 May-1758 Oct.  Archive

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