biographical name Thomas 1783-1825 American naval officer

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  • Macdonough — Thomas Macdonough Jr. (* 21. Dezember 1783 im New Castle County (Delaware); † 10. November 1825 auf See bei Gibraltar) war ein US amerikanischer Marineoffizier, der vor allem durch seine Rolle im Krieg von 1812 mit Großbritannien Bekanntheit… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • MacDonough — This is an Anglicized form of the Old Gaelic patronymic MacDonnchadha , which translates as the son of Donnchadha . The name itself consists of elements meaning brown (donn) , plus battle (chatha) . Originally, two separate clans existed in… …   Surnames reference

  • Macdonough — /meuhk don euh/, n. Thomas, 1783 1825, U.S. naval officer: defeated British on Lake Champlain 1814. * * * …   Universalium

  • Macdonough — /meuhk don euh/, n. Thomas, 1783 1825, U.S. naval officer: defeated British on Lake Champlain 1814 …   Useful english dictionary

  • MacDonough, Delaware — MacDonough is a small unincorporated communiy in New Castle County, Delaware, United States. The community lies north of Odessa and just due south of St. Georges. It is named for Captain Thomas MacDonough …   Wikipedia

  • Macdonough, Thomas — born Dec. 31, 1783, The Trap, Del., U.S. died Nov. 10, 1825, at sea en route from the Mediterranean Sea to New York City U.S. naval officer. He joined the navy in 1800 and served with Stephen Decatur in the Tripolitan War. In the War of 1812 he… …   Universalium

  • Macdonough, Thomas — (31 dic. 1783, The Trap, Del., EE.UU.–10 nov. 1825, en alta mar, en el trayecto desde el mar Mediterráneo a Nueva York). Oficial naval estadounidense. Ingresó a la marina en 1800 y estuvo bajo las órdenes de Stephen Decatur en la guerra de… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Thomas MacDonough — Infobox Military Person name=Thomas MacDonough caption= allegiance=United States of America rank=Captain unit=Lake Champlain squadron family=Thomas MacDonough, Sr. (father) James MacDonough (brother) nickname= lived=December 21, 1783 November 10 …   Wikipedia

  • USS Macdonough (DD-351) — The third USS Macdonough (DD 351) was a Farragut class destroyer in the United States Navy during World War II. She was named for Thomas Macdonough. Macdonough was laid down 15 May 1933 by the Boston Navy Yard; launched 22 August 1934; sponsored… …   Wikipedia

  • USS Macdonough (DDG-39) — USS MacDonough (DLG 8/DDG 39) named for Commodore Thomas Macdonough was the 4th ship of the United States Navy to be named for him. The fourth Macdonough was projected as DL 8, but redesignated DLG 8 prior to keel laying by the Fore River… …   Wikipedia

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