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The Life and Adventures of Rear Admiral John Paul Jones Commonly Called Paul Jones

by John S. C. Abbott

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Published by Kessinger Publishing, LLC .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Historical - General,
  • Biography & Autobiography / Historical,
  • Biography / Autobiography

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages374
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10509254M
    ISBN 100548036268
    ISBN 109780548036266
    OCLC/WorldCa176933241

      “John Paul Jones’ Memoir of the American Revolution,” Lady Selkirk to Lord Selkirk, Ap in De Koven, The Life and Letters of John Paul Jones, Ibid. Ibid, Lady Selkirk incorrectly heard or wrote that Jones’ ship was a “frigate.” It was a sloop-of-war. Ibid. Ibid, Author: John L. Smith, Jr.   Portrait of John Paul Jones by Cecilia Beaux in the U. S. Naval Academy Museum The United State’s first well-known naval fighter died years ago, on J Originally published in the July issue of Proceedings to mark the bicentennial of his birth, the following article outlines the life of John Paul Jones and his.

    John Paul Jones is probably the best known Naval figure of the Revolutionary War He was born John Paul (The Jones was added later in America) in Kirkeudbright Scotland on July 6, His father, also named John Paul, was a gardener and his mother was Jean MacDuff. There were seven children in his family, John was number five.   READ MUCH MORE on John Paul Jones. Little Bit Vicious John Paul Jones and Catherine the Great. America’s legendary naval hero, John Paul Jones served in the Russian Navy in After the American Revolution, idle in Paris, he attracted the attention of Russia’s Empress Catherine the Great.

    John Paul Jones, –92, American naval hero, b. near Kirkcudbright, Scotland. His name was originally simply John Paul. Early Life John Paul went to sea when he and his youth was adventure-filled. He was chief mate on a slave ship in but, disgusted with the work, soon quit. Paul Jones definition is - a method of changing partners during a dance whereby at a signal the dancers form a circle and execute a grand right and left until at another signal each man resumes the original dance taking as his new partner the lady who is opposite him.


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Format Book Published New York, Dodd & Mead [] Language English Series American Pioneers and Patriots Abbott, John. John Paul Jones (born John Paul; July 6, – J ) was the United States' first well-known naval commander in the American Revolutionary made many friends and enemies—who accused him of piracy—among America's political elites, and his actions in British waters during the Revolution earned him an international reputation which persists to this : Naval Academy Chapel, Annapolis, Maryland.

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Born John Paul on July 6,at Kirkcudbright, Scotland, John Paul Jones was the son of a gardener. Going to sea at he first served aboard the merchant ship Friendship which operated out of Whitehaven. Progressing through the merchant ranks.

John Paul Jones was born as John Paul on July 6, in Arbigland estate, Kirkcudbrightshire, southwest Scotland, to John Paul, Sr. and Jean McDuff. His father was a gardener.

He started his career at sea at the age of 13, as a ship’s boy on ‘Friendship’ under a Scottish ship owner, John Younger, when he sailed off to Virginia and.

John Paul Jones, original name John Paul, (born July 6,Kirkbean, Kirkcudbright, Scotland—died JParis, France), American naval hero in the American Revolution, renowned for his victory over British ships of war off the east coast of England (Septem ).

Apprenticed at age 12 to John Younger, a Scottish merchant shipper, John Paul sailed as a cabin boy on a ship. First called himself John Paul Jones in Philadelphia at this time.

In December Jones is first to raise "Grand Union" liberty flag (not the Stars and Stripes) and is the first-ever to be commissioned as lieutenant in the Continental Navy in December. He is given command of The Alfred which, as part of a fleet, seizes a shipload of British munitions.

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Contributor: Abbott, John S. (John Stevens Cabot). The return of a Revolutionary mummy By strangeremains on Febru • (3) Admiral John Paul Jones in Life. Photo from Wikipedia. Admiral John Paul Jones () was a legendary seaman and war hero who fought valiantly in the American Revolution.

Jones was a Scottish sailor who commanded a ship in the Continental Navy during the.Life of John Paul Jones. In Holland a Dutch song Here comes John Paul Jones, that fine fellow is still sung by schoolchildren.

He was awarded a gold medal and a gold sword for his exploits but he was buried in an unmarked grave for over a century. In he was made a Rear Admiral in the Russian Navy by the Empress Catherine II, a rank.John Paul Jones Naval commander Born: Kirkcudbrightshire, Scotland - 6 July Died: Paris - 18 July A hero of the American Revolution, Jean-Paul Jones was a Scottish-born naval commander who led the infant American fleet to a series of famous victories against the Royal Navy, and later served as an Admiral in the Imperial Russian Navy.