Statistics for occurrence #1 of “James McB” in chapter 14 of Admiral David D. Porter, The Naval History of the Civil War.:

...ll Ford, who was steering when the explosion took place, was found at his post at the wheel, standing erect, his left hand holding the spoke, and his right hand grasping the signal bell-rope. Pilot James McB ride had fallen through the open hatchway to the deck below; he was still living, but died soon after. The captain's aide, Mr. S. B. Brittan, Jr., had fallen by the shot as it passed through the gun...
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James McB 2 2 0 0 0 user votes
James McBride 37 3 1 1 0 user votes
James McBeath 6 4 0 0 0 user votes
James McBeth 2 0 0 0 0 user votes
James McBrean 1 0 1 0 0 user votes

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