Log In

Frank Matteson Bostwick Edit Profile

naval officer.

Frank Matteson Bostwick, American naval officer. Served on Pacific station and Navy Yard, Mare Island. California, 1877-1886, 1889-1898; Club: University (Buffalo).

Background

Bostwick, Frank Matteson was born on April 13, 1857 in Janesville, Wisconsin, United States. Son of Joseph Morton and Harriet Maria (Allen) Bostwick.

Education

Graduated from the United States Naval Academy, 1877.

Career

Promoted through the various grades to captain, 1909. Retired at own request, with rank of commodore, June 30, 1910.

Membership

Served on Pacific station and Navy Yard, Mare Island. California, 1877-1886, 1889-1898. Club: University (Buffalo).

Connections

Married Elvira (Gregg) Hartwell, August 14, 1879.

father:
Joseph Morton Bostwick

mother:
Harriet Maria (Allen) Bostwick

spouse:
Elvira