John Paul Jones

Events

Birth of John Paul Jones

July 1747

Apprenticed aboard "Friendship"

1759

Work in various slaver ships

1766 - 1772

Flees to America

1773

First assumes the name John Paul Jones

1774

Apart of US Navy

1775 - 1787

Re-Assigned to USS Ranger

June 14 1777

Raids coast of England

April 1778

Offered Major General rank in Russian Navy

1788

Apart of Russian Navy

1788 - 1790

Death of John Paul Jones

July 18 1792