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John Baxter Carr MP (1760 - 1814)

John Baxter Carr was born in Arundel, York County, ME on 6 May 1760 to Mary Baxter and Benjamin M. Carr, John Baxter Carr was named after his maternal grandfather. Mary Baxter’s mother Mary had ...

5/7/2016 5/7/2016

Commodore Thomas Tingey MP (1750 - 1829)

. .findagrave... Biography Thomas Tingey was born in London, England, 11 September 1750, the son of a clergyman of the Church of England. In his youth he served as an officer in the British Navy,...

9/25/2008 4/4/2016

Nathaniel Fanning (31 May 1755 – 30 September 1805) was an officer in the Continental Navy and later the United States Navy, who served on board Bonhomme Richard during its 1779 battle with HM...

5/16/2009 2/23/2016

John McPherson (1743 - 1827)

John McPherson was a Revolutionary soldier, and was wounded on a man-of-war; he also held the office of Associate Judge for years in Pennsylvania. BET. NOV 1776 - 10 SEP 1777 Midshipman, Frigate USS ...

7/11/2009 2/11/2016

Silas Talbot (January 11, 1751 – June 30, 1813) was an officer in the Continental Army and in the Continental Navy during the American Revolution. Talbot is most famous for commanding the USS ...

2/11/2008 1/3/2016

Jonathan Jenckes, Jr. (1718 - 1787)

DAR Ancestor #: A062201 JENKS, JONATHAN Ancestor #: A062201 Notice:  THIS LINE MAY NOT BE USED FOR MEMBERSHIP IN THE DAR.  (WHY?) Service:  RHODE ISLAND    Ra...

2/13/2009 7/27/2015

John Chaplin, III MP (1758 - 1837)

Revolutionary War Soldier. DAR Ancestor #: A020828 Service:  MASSACHUSETTS    Rank: PRIVATE Birth:  1-22-1758    ROWLEY ESSEX CO MASSACHUSETTS D...

8/28/2008 6/1/2015

Capt. Simeon Sampson MP (1736 - 1789)

"Capt. Simeon Sampson"

Captain Simeon Sampson- USS Frigate Of The line- "WARREN" DAR Ancestor #A099601

3/23/2008 2/25/2015

Thomas Millett (1737 - c.1823)

Resided: Leeds, Maine Was a revolutionary soldier, and a mariner on the "Hancock", the war ship ordered by the Continental Congress and built by Massachusetts in 1776. Thomas served in the military...

6/29/2007 2/1/2015

Richard Littlefield (c.1755 - 1787)

DAR Ancestor #: A070717 LITTLEFIELD, RICHARD Ancestor #: A070717 Service:  MASSACHUSETTS    Rank(s): MIDSHIPMAN, QUARTERMASTER Birth:  CIRCA 1756  �...

4/15/2009 1/24/2015

Robert Jr Mercer (1737 - 1793)

Continental & U.S. Navy & Marine Corps, 1775-1900 Name: Robert Mercer Rank Information: Midshipman, Resigned Service Dates: Nov. 14, 1799 Revolutionary War History of Robert Mercer in the Continental...

3/13/2009 1/7/2015

Daniel LANE (c.1734 - d.)

"Daniel Lane entered the Naval Service from Gloucester, Mass, as a privateer in the war of the Revolution and was taken captive to England. When sick on board the ship Buford of 70 guns, he was ordered...

1/30/2009 12/11/2014

James Knight Sr. (1750 - 1838)

Enlisted from Bedford Co, Pennsylvania in 1775, and again a second time, serving on the Frigate Randolph in 1776. His ship was in several engagements and captured three British ships.

7/7/2009 12/11/2014

Joseph Hewes (January 23, 1730 – November 10, 1779) was a native of Princeton, New Jersey, where he was born in 1730. Hewes’s parents were members of the Society of Friends, commonly kn...

6/23/2008 11/20/2014

A Patriot of the American Revolution for PENNSYLVANIA with the rank of Captain. DAR Ancestor # A006521 Commodore Joshua Barney served in United States Navy during the American Revolutionary War and t...

5/14/2009 4/29/2014

Capt. Ephraim Chase Birth: June 1 1744 - Freetown, Massachusetts Death: Apr 17 1836 - East Machias, Maine Parents: Israel Chase, Wealthea Kane Wife: Lydia Hathaway Children: Cynthia ...

8/2/2008 4/1/2014

Capt. William Furness (c.1759 - c.1820)

From Journeys Hike Scripts - William Furness, 1800 In the mid-1700s, this street was called Furness Road, after the seagoing Furness family, who owned a wharf on the riverbank.  Blacksmith Rob...

1/2/2014 1/2/2014

Justus Plumb, Sr MP (1730 - 1800)

Justus Plumb Birth: 1730 - Huntington, Suffolk Co., New York Death: After 1800 Parents: Samuel Plumb, Anne Roe Wife: Margaret Sammis Children: David Plumb, Margaret Plumb, Justus Plumb, Mar...

12/17/2013 12/17/2013

Capt. Samuel Newbury (b. - 1781)

. . . . . . . . . :: . . . . . . . . . . . . . :: . . . . . . . . . . . . . :: . . . . . . . . . . . . . :: . . . . [Michael Reid Delahunt (2010):] Captain Samuel Newbury was a ship builder in New ...

5/13/2009 11/16/2013

Captain Obadiah Rich (1758 - 1805)

Obadiah Rich (1758–1805) commanded the brig Intrepid in the American Revolutionary War.

4/5/2012 11/12/2013

Lt. Esek Hopkins, Jr. (1758 - 1777)

Lieutenant in the Continental Navy.

10/14/2008 11/12/2013

Richard Dale (6 November 1756–26 February 1826) fought in the Continental Navy under John Barry and was first lieutenant for John Paul Jones during the naval battle off of Flamborough Head, En...

1/12/2013 11/11/2013

Commander Seth Harding (1734 - 1814)

Added by Elwin. C. Nickerson About Commander Seth Harding- Harding was born at Eastham, Massachusetts. He went to sea early in his life and commanded several merchant ships during the French and Indian...

3/27/2012 11/8/2013

Samuel Chew (c.1743 - 1778)

Samuel Chew (c. 1750 – 4 March 1778) was an officer in the Continental Navy. Born in Virginia, Chew, a resident of Connecticut, was appointed by the Marine Committee 17 June 1777 to command th...

5/5/2009 11/8/2013

Samuel Nicholson (1743 - 1811)

Service in American Revolution Nicholson was a captain in the Continental Navy. He was the first commandant of the Boston Navy Yard. He served as a Lieutenant on the USS Bonhomme Richard under John P...

11/8/2013 11/8/2013

John Nicholson (1756 - 1844)

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Jump to: navigation, search John Nicholson (1756 – 1844) was an officer in the Continental Navy during the American Revolutionary War. The son of Joseph...

11/8/2013 11/8/2013

John Burroughs Hopkins (July 25, 1742 - December 5, 1796) was a captain of the Continental Navy during the American Revolutionary War. Biography Hopkins was born in Newport, Rhode Island, the...

10/14/2008 11/8/2013

Thomas Read MP (1740 - 1788)

Thomas Read was the first naval officer to obtain the rank of commodore in command of a fleet of the Continental Navy. Thomas Read was the son of John and Mary (Howell) Read, and the younger brother ...

7/21/2011 11/8/2013

A Patriot of the American Revolution for CONTINENTAL NAVY with the rank of COMMODORE. DAR Ancestor # A099410 Dudley Saltonstall (1738–1796) was an American naval commander during the America...

12/3/2008 11/8/2013

Cdr. James Nicholson (1737 - 1804)

James Nicholson (1737 – 2 September 1804) was an officer in the Continental Navy during the American Revolutionary War. The son of Joseph and Hannah Scott Nicholson, he was born in Chestertown...

1/21/2012 11/8/2013

Capt. Samuel Tucker (1747 - 1833)

Samuel Tucker (1 November 1747 – 10 March 1833) was an officer in the Continental Navy and the United States Navy. Born in Marblehead, Massachusetts, Tucker began his naval career in the sprin...

9/27/2011 11/8/2013

Captain Joseph Olney MP (1737 - 1814)

During the war for Independence, Joseph was active in the Naval Service, and commanded the Cabot and Queen of France (ships). He was one of the committee chosen to select a uniform for the American Nav...

10/12/2007 11/8/2013

Elisha Hinman MP (1734 - 1807)

HINMAN, Elisha, naval officer, was born at Woodbury, Conn., March 10, 1734, son of Andrew and Mary (Noble) Hinman, grandson of Capt. Titus and Hannah (Сое) Hinman; great-grandson o...

9/22/2009 11/8/2013

A Patriot of the American Revolution for RHODE ISLAND with the rank of COMMODORE. DAR Ancestor # A124140 Abraham Whipple (September 26, 1733 – May 27, 1819) was an American revolutionary nav...

10/14/2008 11/7/2013

Commodore John Barry (1745 - 1803)

"Father of the American Navy"

Revolutionary War Continental Navy Officer. The son of an Irish farmer, he rose from impoverished conditions in County Wexford, Ireland to become the senior commander of the United States Navy. He arri...

1/27/2009 11/7/2013

) Nicholas Biddle (September 10, 1750 – March 17, 1778) was one of the first five captains of the Continental Navy, which was raised by the Americans during the American Revolutionary War. E...

11/11/2010 11/7/2013

A Patriot of the American Revolution for RHODE ISLAND with the rank of BRIGADIER GENERAL. DAR Ancestor # A057986 Esek Hopkins (April 26, 1718 – February 26, 1802) was a Commander in Chief of...

10/14/2008 11/7/2013

Capt. John Paul Jones MP (1747 - 1792)

"John Paul"

Click here to view the Wikipedia page for John Paul Jones. John Paul Jones (July 6, 1747 – July 18, 1792) was the United States' first well-known naval fighter in the American Revolutionary Wa...

8/23/2009 11/7/2013