Haraden, Jonathan. 1744-1803. State naval officer, privateer, seaman, b. Gloucester, Mass.
Lieutenant on Massachusetts navy sloop "Tyrannicide," 1776; became commander of the "Tyrannicide," 1777; after successful cruises, became privateer, 1778, and operated successfully until end of war; noted for winning against heavy odds.
I am not related to this person, I am just passing on this information, which comes from a book titled "People & Events of the American Revolution" by Dupuy/Hammerman. R.R. Bowker Company, 1974. pg.337.