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Navy officer

Robert Wilson Shufeldt, American navy officer.

Background

Shufeldt, Robert Wilson was born on February 21, 1822 in Red Hook, New York, United States. Son of George Adam and Mary (Wilson) Shufeldt.

Career

Chief bureau of Equipment and Recruiting, 1875-1878, reorganized naval apprentice system. President Naval Advisory Board, 1882-1884.

Connections

Married Sarah Abercrombie, October 16, 1847, 6 children.

father:
George Adam Shufeldt

mother:
Mary (Wilson) Shufeldt

spouse:
Sarah Abercrombie