David Porter

David Porter (1780 - 1843)

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Commodore David Porter
Born in Boston Suffolk Co. MA. USAmap
[sibling(s) unknown]
Husband of — married in Chester Delaware Pennsylvania United Statesmap
Died in Beyoglu Istanbul Turkeymap
Profile last modified | Created 10 Jun 2016
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David was the son of Robert Porter Sr. and Rebecca Henry.



David married Evalina Anderson. (1790-1871)
Partner of Elizabeth Shine Farragut wife of George Farragut .
Elizabeth was the daughter of John Shine and Eleanor McIver.
David adopted the son of George and
Elizabeth's child : David Farragut.


Commodore U.S. Navy, Commander in Chief, Mexican Navy


Commodore William Davidson Porter 1808-1864
Admiral David Dixon Porter 1813-1891....m: Georgina Anne Patterson (1820-1894)
Hambleton F. Porter 1820-1844
Henry "Budd" Ogden Porter 1822-1872
Evaline Cora Porter 1828-1863
Imogene Porter 1833-1866
Thomas Porter 1815-1823
Theodore Henry Porter 1817-1846
Elizabeth Porter b 1811 d. 1836
Florence Porter
David Farragut adopted son.


David Farragut when born his first name was James. After David Porter adopted him he changed his name to David Glasgow Farragut.



Woodlands Cemetery Philadelphia Pennsylvania USA


Porter County, Indiana is named in his honor

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