Logo Our Family Tree Branch: Ray's Extended Family Tree Ray's Extended Family Tree
Grand
Parents
Anthony James Bleecker + Cornelia Van Benthuysen
Parents
John Van Benthuysen Bleecker1825 -- 8 NOV 1864avatar
Sarah Rosalie Lynch9 AUG 1827 -- avatar
StatusUpdated 30 days ago 
Spouses
 
Names

Events

John Van Benthuysen Bleecker

Birth16 AUG 1847
 
Education1867
 
Annapolis, Naval Academy
Navy1867-1868USS Minnesota (1855)
Ship
Navy1869-1872USS Congress (1868), Ensign
Ship
Navy1873-1874USS Colorado (1856), Lieutenant
Ship
Navy1875-1877USS Frolic (1865), Lieutenant
Ship
Navy1877-1878DC, Washington, Navy Yard, Lieutenant
Navy1878DC, Washington, Navy Yard, Lieutenant
Navy1881-1882USS New Hampshire (1864), Lieutenant
Ship
Navy1881USS Minnesota (1855), Lieutenant
Ship
Navy1882-1883USS Kearsarge, Lieutenant
Ship
Navy1884-1887USS Hartford (1858), Lieutenant
Ship
Navy1888-1889USS New Hampshire (1864), Lieutenant
Ship
Navy1889-1890RI, Newport Co, Newport, Torpedo Station, Lieutenant
Navy1890-1893USS Essex (1874), Lieutenant
Ship
Navy1893-1894MA, Suffolk Co, Boston, Navy Yard, Lieutenant Commander
Navy1896-1897USS San Francisco (C5), Lieutenant Commander
Ship
Navy1898USS Bancroft, Commander
Ship
Navy19024 WA, Kitsap Co, Bremerton, Puget Sound Navy Yard, Captain
Death19 FEB 1922
 
Grave
Aged: 74.5 years
Pics & Attach-
ments
  • USS Colorado (1856)
  • USS Essex (1874)
  • USS Hartford (1858)
  • USS Kearsarge
  • USS Minnesota (1855)
  • USS New Hampshire (1864)
 
SuggestTo suggest changes to these records, login & edit by clicking the names above, & your suggested changes will be saved for the record moderator to review.
Sources
  1. Findagrave John Van_benthuysen Bleecker
  2. Book: United States Naval Academy;
  3. Book: Records of Living Officers of the US Navy, 1880;
  4. Website: Dreadnaught Project;
Explore
 
Naval Sailors
 
DC Forts
 
DC Schools
 
DC Ads
 
DC Art
Access
NameEmailLevel
Ray GurganusRay GurganusModerator

Subscribe Me
Added6-29-2019 10:39 AM
Updated8-28-2021 02:19 PM
More Show Moderators/Owners
Login or Email:
Password:

Don't have a login? Register!
Why register?I forgot my login....