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Nathniel Fanning

Nathniel Fanning, American privateersman, naval officer.


  • Fanning, Nathniel was born on May 31, 1755 in Stonington, Connecticut, United States. Son of Gilbert and Huldah (Palmer) Fanning.

  • Works

    • Author: Narrative of the Adventures of an American Naval Officer, 1801.


    • Married Elizabeth Smith, November 21, 1784, 6 children.
    • father: Gilbert Fanning
    • mother: Huldah (Palmer) Fanning
    • spouse: Elizabeth Smith
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    Died 1805
    (aged 49)