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Naval officer

Edward Francis Qualtrough, American naval officer. Served in various capacities on board Macedonian, Savannah, Wabash, Wauchusett, Despatch, Marion, Trenton, Gettysburgh, Hartford, Charleston, Mohican, Terror, Chicago, 1871-1902.

Background

Qualtrough, Edward Francis was born on October 30, 1850 in Rochester, New York, United States. Son of Joseph and Elizabeth (Gibson) Qualtrough.

Education

Appointed from New York, and graduated from the United States Naval Academy, 1871.

Career

Promoted ensign, 1874. Master, 1876; Lieutenant, 1883. Lieutenant commander, 1899.

Commander, 1902; captain, July 1, 1906. Commodore, 1909.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Sailor’s Handy Book, 1881. Boat Sailor’s Manual, 1885.

Membership

Served in various capacities on board Macedonian, Savannah, Wabash, Wauchusett, Despatch, Marion, Trenton, Gettysburgh, Hartford, Charleston, Mohican, Terror, Chicago, 1871-1902.

Connections

Married Leila Ray, November 6, 1879.

father:
Joseph Qualtrough

mother:
Elizabeth (Gibson) Qualtrough

spouse:
Leila Ray