Matthew Calbraith Perry


NationalityAmerican 
RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birth10.4.1794EWIKI
First Known Service1.3.1809EWIKI
FatherChristopher Raymond Perry (1761-1818)EWIKI
MotherSarah Wallace AlexanderEWIKI
WifeJane Slidell Perry (1816–1864)EWIKI
BrotherOliver Hazard Perry (1785-1819)EWIKI
Brother-in-lawWilliam J Slidell (d.1828)W067
Last Known Service4.3.1858EWIKI
Date of Death4.3.1858 - New York CityEWIKI

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
1.3.1809 Entered the NavyUSNR-1827
10.181011.1813President (44), Midshipman 
16.5.1811 President vs Little Belt 
23.6.1812 Belvidera vs President 
24.7.1813 LieutenantUSNR-1814
18191820Cyane (32), LieutenantEWIKI
11.5.18211825Shark (12), Lieutenant and Commanding OfficerEWIKI
21.3.1826 Master CommandantUSNR-1827
18323.12.1832Concord (18), Master Commandant and Commanding Officerref:824
1837 CaptainEWIKI
6.1840 CommodoreEWIKI
6.18401843Appointed Commandant at New York Naval ShipyardEWIKI


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