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Royal Naval Biography/M‘Coy, Robert


Son of Mr. Daniel M‘Coy, a master in the royal navy. He was made a lieutenant on the 3d July, 1802; promoted to his present rank, while serving as first of the Swiftsure 74, Captain Edward Stirling Dickson, June 15th, 1814; and appointed an inspecting commander in the coast-guard service, April 6th, 1831.