Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Cannons in:
 • Peel St. Peter's Churchyard
 • Peel
 • Glenfaba
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Community Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial!
Capt George Cannon
Learn about sponsoring this memorial...
Birth: May 15, 1766, Isle of Man
Death: Jul., 1811, At Sea

There is conflicting information about the disposition and death of Captain George Cannon. In The Cannon Family Historical Treasury it states that George was a victim of a mutiny aboard his ship, dying in the process on July 8, 1811.

Yet, George Cannon’s probate record indicates he died “on or about 13th July”. According to the burial register for the Parish of German in 1811, he was buried at St. Peter’s Church in Peel.

There is a log book from the ship "Iris" that belonged to George Cannon. Written on the first page is a subscript (written later underneath George Cannon's signature), it says "killed at sea on board his own vessel in mutiny 1810.

Research has been conducted and can be found on a website called cannondrum on blogspot. 
Family links: 
  Leonora Callister Cannon (1775 - 1832)*
  George Cannon (1794 - 1844)*
  Leonora Cannon Taylor (1796 - 1868)*
*Calculated relationship
Note: The marker no longer exists.
Peel St. Peter's Churchyard
Glenfaba, Isle of Man
Created by: Katrina
Record added: Nov 03, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 79830218

- dhbღ
 Added: Jul. 4, 2015

- In Memory of Margo & Jens
 Added: May. 19, 2015
.... on a peaceful shore....
- history4sure
 Added: Apr. 13, 2015
There are 6 more notes not showing...
Click here to view all notes...

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service