Duke of Marlborough

Nominal Guns14ref:1290
NationalityGreat Britain
OperatorPrivate Owners
Ship TypeSnow ref:1290
Last known1748ref:1290


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric Equivalentref:1290

Crew Complement

Date# of MenNotesSource
6.7.1744130 ref:1290
5.7.1745100 ref:1290

2 Commanding Officers

6.7.1744 - Captain (Privateer)Robert Morrisref:12905.7.1745 - Captain (Privateer)Benjamin Carrref:1290

6 Commissioned Officers

1744 - Second Lieutenant (Privateer)William Bennettref:12931744Lieutenant (Privateer)Robert Gibbsref:12931745Second Lieutenant (Privateer)Robert Dunbarref:12931745First Lieutenant (Privateer)William Sweetref:12931748First Lieutenant (Privateer)Abel Mitchenerref:12931748First Lieutenant (Privateer)Abel Michenerref:1293

12 Warrant Officers

1744Captain's Quartermaster (Privateer)Joseph Bullref:12931744Carpenter (Privateer)Grindle Thurstonref:12931744Boatswain (Privateer)George Noistref:12931744Cook (Privateer)Patrick Murphyref:12931744Surgeon (Privateer)Theodore Cokerref:12931744Gunner (Privateer)William Volkersref:12931744Master (Privateer)Benjamin Carrref:12931744Boatswain (Privateer)George Twistref:12931745 - Gunner (Privateer)John Baileyref:12931745Master (Privateer)John Southerref:12931745Carpenter (Privateer)James Proctorref:12931745Boatswain (Privateer)John Gibsonref:1293

10 Petty Officers

1744Mate (Privateer)Ezekiel Hatchref:12931744Steward (Privateer)Robert Dunbarref:12931744Surgeon's Mate (Privateer)Daniel Varnoref:12931744Carpenter's Mate (Privateer)John Mooreref:12931744Boatswain's Mate (Privateer)John Matthewsref:12931744Second Mate (Privateer)Isaac Martinref:12931744Boatswain's Mate (Privateer)William Kirkref:12931744Gunner's Mate (Privateer)Martin Howardref:12931745Mate (Privateer)William Warnerref:12931745Captain's Quartermaster (Privateer)Jonathan Thurstonref:1293

Notes on Ship

Letter of Marqueref:1290

1744, July 6. Duke of Marlborough. Snow. Tons 140. Men 130. Guns: 14 carriage.

Commander, Robert Morris.

Bond. £1500.

Bonders, Robert Morris, mariner, principal; Godfrey Mallbone, equipper, merchant and James Honeyman, Jr., Esq., sureties; all of Newport.

Witnesses, Jacob Hasey, James Martin.

N. P. V, 300.


1745, July 5. Duke of Marlborough. Snow. Tons 140. Men 100. Guns: 16 carriage.

Commander, Benjamin Carr.

Bond. £1500.

Bonders, Benjamin Carr, mariner, principal; Godfrey Mallbone, merchant, equipper, and Joseph Wanton, merchant, sureties; all of Newport.

Witnesses, Jacob Hasey, James Martin.

N. P. V, 390.


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