Hon. Thomas Windsor

Hon. Thomas Windsor 1752-1832. He was born on 19 May 1752, the second son of Other Lewis Windsor, the 4th Earl of Plymouth, and of his wife, Hon. Catherine Archer.Windsor saw early service in North American waters, but although promoted lieutenant of the Salisbury 50...

Andrew Wilkinson

Andrew Wilkinson Died 1787. He was of Yorkshire descent, being the third son of Andrew Wilkinson, the M.P. for Aldborough in the Duke of Newcastle?s interest from 1735-65 and 1768-72, and of his wife, Barbara Jessop, the sister of Lord D?Arcy of Navan.Commissioned...

Sir James Wallace

Sir James Wallace 1731-1803. He was born in Loddon, Norfolk, the younger son of Thomas Wallace and his wife Mary Beamish.In 1746 Wallace was enrolled at the Royal Naval Academy at Portsmouth, and after serving in the Syren 24, Vigilant 64, and Intrepid 64 he passed...

William Williams

William Williams c1735-78. He was the father of Admiral Sir Thomas Williams.Williams was commissioned lieutenant on 10 February 1757 and promoted commander on 2 March 1759. He joined the fireship Salamander 8, which was re-rated a sloop of sixteen guns in August 1761...