Prince Frederick

Nominal Guns12ref:1290
NationalityGreat Britain
OperatorPrivate Owners
Ship TypeSloop ref:1290
Last known1744ref:1290


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric Equivalentref:1290


1743 - 1744Peleg Brown, Nathaniel Coddington, Sueton Grantref:1291

Crew Complement

Date# of MenNotesSource
30.9.174380 ref:1290
4.6.1744120 ref:1290

3 Commanding Officers

20.5.1743 - Captain (Privateer)William Hopkinsref:129030.9.1743 - Captain (Privateer)John Dennisref:12904.6.1744 - Captain (Privateer)John Dennisref:1290

2 Commissioned Officers

1743 - 1744First Lieutenant (Privateer)Peter Marshallref:12931744Second Lieutenant (Privateer)John Sweetref:1293

10 Warrant Officers

1743Boatswain (Privateer)Daniel Vaughanref:12931743 - Master (Privateer)William Boydref:12931743Carpenter (Privateer)Angle Brit Lawrenceref:12931743Surgeon (Privateer)Jonathan Fullerref:12931743Gunner (Privateer)William Edmondsref:12931744Gunner (Privateer)Daniel Moreheadref:12931744Master (Privateer)John Gibbsref:12931744Carpenter (Privateer)Zebulon Geersref:12931744Surgeon (Privateer)Robert Gardnerref:12931744Boatswain (Privateer)William Sweetref:1293

6 Petty Officers

1743 - 1744Captain's Quartermaster (Privateer)John Calderref:12931744Captain's Quartermaster (Privateer)Philemon Saundersref:12931744Boatswain's Mate (Privateer)Daniel Robinsonref:12931744Steward (Privateer)William Gibbsref:12931744Master's Mate (Privateer)Richard Clarkref:12931744Mate (Privateer)Birt Clarkref:1293

Notes on Ship

Letter of Marqueref:1290

1743, May 20. Prince Frederick. Sloop. Tons 90.

Commander, William Hopkins.

Bond. £1500.

Bonders, William Hopkins, mariner, Providence, principal; Sueton Grant, merchant, Peleg Brown, Esq., and Nathaniel Coddington, merchant, equippers, sureties; all of Newport.

Witnesses, John Brett, James Martin.

N. P. V, 136.


1743, Sept. 30. Prince Frederick. Sloop. Tons 95. Men 80. Guns: 12 carriage, 16 swivel.

Commander, John Dennis.

Bond, £1500.

Bonders, John Dennis, mariner, principal; Sueton Grant, merchant, Peleg Brown, Esq., Nathaniel Coddington, merchant, equippers, sureties; all of Newport.

Witnesses, Jacob Hasey, James Martin.

N. P. V, 191.


1744 June 4. Prince Frederick. Sloop. Tons 95. Men 120. Guns: 12 carriage, 12 swivel.

Commander, John Dennis.

Bond. £1500.

Bonders, John Dennis, mariner, principal; Sueton Grant, merchant, Peleg Brown, Esq., Nathaniel Coddington, Jr., merchant, equippers, sureties; all of Newport.

Witnesses, Walter Cranston, James Martin.

N. P. V, 260.


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