Stephen Decatur Jr.


Stephen Decatur Jr., a commodore in the United States Navy, was buried in Philadelphia, Philadelphia Co., Pennsylvania and was mentioned by Wilford Woodruff when he visited Philadelphia on 5 Oct. 1848.

Commodore Stephen Decatur Jr. (KHGT-FJ1), “Family Tree,” database, <i>FamilySearch</i> (, accessed 6 Dec. 2023). Stephen Decatur Jr., <i>Wilford Woodruff Papers</i> (, accessed 6 Dec. 2023). Encyclopedia Britannica, “Stephen Decatur: United States naval officer,” <i>Britannica</i> (, accessed 6 Dec. 2023).