ISAAC CHAUNCEY (February 20, 1772 – January 27, 1840) was an
officer in the
* 1 Biography * 2 Legacy * 3 References * 4 Bibliography * 5 External links
Chauncey, born in Black Rock ,
Perhaps his most outstanding service was during the
War of 1812
His last service was as member, and, for four years, President, of the Board of Navy Commissioners. Commodore Chauncey died in Washington, on 27th of January, 1840.
* USS Chauncey named in his honor.
* ^ Chisholm, Hugh, ed. (1911). "Chauncey, Isaac". Encyclopædia
Britannica . 6 (11th ed.). Cambridge University Press. p. 18.
* ^ Spencer Tucker. Almanac of American Military History. 1. p.
482. Retrieved 2016-06-28.
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* ^ Marsh, Ruth (October 1942). "War on Lake Ontario: 1812–1815" (PDF). IV (4). Rochester Public Library: 6–19. Retrieved 2009-01-20.
* ^ Kaplan, Fred (2014). John Quincy Adams: American Visionary. New York, NY: HarperCollins. p. 441. ISBN 9780061915413 .
* DUDLEY, William S.; COGAR, William B., Ed. (1989) "Commodore Isaac Chauncey and U.S. Joint Operations on Lake Ontario, 1813–14." In New Interpretations in Naval History: Selected Papers From the Eighth Naval History Symposium Naval Institute Press, Annapolis. * HICKEY, Donal R. (1989). The War of 1812, A Forgotten Conflict. Chicago: University of Illinois Press, Chicago and Urbana. ISBN 0-252-01613-0 . Url * PAINE, Ralph Delahaye (2010) . The fight for a free sea: a chronicle of the War of 1812. Yale University Press, New Haven, 1920. p. 235. ISBN 1-59114-362-4 . Url