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Arent Schuyler Crowninshield Edit Profile

Naval officer

Arent Schuyler Crowninshield, American naval officer. Served in both attacks on Fort Fisher, Civil War.

Background

Crowninshield, Arent Schuyler was born on March 14, 1843 in Seneca Falls, New York, United States. Son of Jacob and Mary Miller (Schuyler) Crowninshield.

Education

Graduated from the United States Naval Academy, 1863.

Career

Ensign, May 28, 1863. Promoted through grades to rear admiral, March 16, 1902.

Membership

Served in both attacks on Fort Fisher, Civil War.

Connections

Married Mary Bradford, July 27, 1870.

father:
Jacob Crowninshield

mother:
Mary Miller (Schuyler) Crowninshield

spouse:
Mary Bradford