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Henry Cosby

Birthdate:
Death: Died in New York, New York, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Col. Sir William Cosby, Governor of New York and Lady Grace Montagu
Father of Nancy Ann Boothe
Brother of Elizabeth Fitzroy-Jeffreys and Alexander Cosby

Occupation: Captain, Royal Navy (Britain)
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About Henry Cosby

"Henry Cosby, died captain of the Centaur, at New York, 16th October, 1753." p.327, Naval chronology: or An historical summary of naval and maritime events ... By Isaac Schomberg, Esq. Captain of the Royal Navy Found on: https://books.google.com/books?id=bUdKAAAAYAAJ&pg=PA327&lpg=PA327&dq=henry+cosby+Royal+Navy&source=bl&ots=DyJhI4j-bv&sig=DMEU-DbQuffQj_-jgJsMwTJWTqc&hl=en&sa=X&ved=0ahUKEwjrsJytvP7MAhVSVFIKHdUuD54Q6AEITTAN#v=onepage&q=henry%20cosby%20Royal%20Navy&f=false

Henry Cosby Nationality: British Roles: Sailor

                  Date from___Date to________________Event____________________________Source

Lieutenant, 1740/03/22 W032___1744/081744/09/28 Shoreham As Commanding Officer BWAS-1714

                  1744/12___________1745/08                            Mortar As Commanding Officer         BWAS-1714

Commander, 1744/12/29 W032 Captain, 1745/08/26 W032

                   17471748/02                                                      Shoreham As Commanding Officer    BWAS-1714
                    1751/041753                                                     Centaur As Commanding Officer        BWAS-1714

Sources ID Description Author Type W032 Commissioned Sea Officers of the Royal Navy David Bonner SmithWeb Site BWAS-1714British Warships in the Age of Sail 1714 - 1792Rif WinfieldBook Found on: http://threedecks.org/index.php?display_type=show_crewman&id=1846

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Henry Cosby's Timeline

1721
1721
1751
1751
Age 30
New York, NY, USA
1753
October 16, 1753
Age 32
New York, New York, United States