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Naval officer

Chauncey Thomas, American naval officer. Served on various ships and at various stations; Member court martial and court of inquiry United States Navy, 1917.; Member California State Council Defense, 1917.

Background

Thomas, Chauncey was born on April 27, 1850 in Barryville, New York, United States. Son of Chauncey and Margaret (Bross) Thomas.

Education

Appointed to the United States Naval Academy from Pennsylvania, 1867, and graduate 3d in class, 1871.

Career

Promoted ensign, 1872. Advanced through grades to rear admiral, March 10, 1910.

Membership

Served on various ships and at various stations. Member court martial and court of inquiry United States Navy, 1917. Member California State Council Defense, 1917.

Connections

Married Carrie Ella Flagg, September 12, 1876.

father:
Chauncey Thomas

mother:
Margaret (Bross) Thomas

spouse:
Carrie Ella Flagg