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Of the Bahama Islands. He refused to avail himself of King George's pardon to all pirates in 1717, and went off again on the "main chance" till captured.
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The Pirates' Who's Who:
(P. Gosse, 1924)
Of the Bahama Islands.

He refused to avail himself of King George's pardon to all pirates in 1717, and went off again on the "main chance" till captured.

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Captain George Roundsivelunknown1708
 
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Captain William Mayunknown1680
 
1709unknown
 English pirate captain of the PEARL and also known as PEARL OF RHODE ISLAND. He served in the Ca...
Nathaniel North16711689
 
1709unknown
 a Bermuda-born pirate during the Golden Age of Piracy, operating in the Indian Ocean under John B...
Gardinerunknown1690
 
1709unknown
 Although at one time a pirate, by some means or other he became appointed to the office of Deputy...
Major Thomas Jones [1]16651690
 
17091713
  as a young man, he joined the Irish who fought unsuccessfully for James the 2nd against the Brit...
Benjamin Parkinsunknown1690
 
1709unknown
 Crew member of The Charles, commanded by John Quelch
Captain Thomas Whiteunknown1690
 
17091708
 White migrated to Barbados from Plymouth after serving in the Royal Navy. Circa 1698, White was i...
Captain Brown [2]unknown1700
 
1709unknown
 On July 24th, 1702, sailed from Jamaica in command of the Blessing — ten guns and crew of seven...
Captain Christianunknown1700
 
1709unknown
 In 1702 the town of Tolu was sacked by Captain Brown of the Blessing. Brown was killed, and Chris...
Cornelis Gerritsunknown1700
 
1709unknown
 Gerrits was active as a privateer at the beginning of the 18th century. He was the Captain of the...
Mr. Hopkinsunknown1700
 
1709unknown
 Buccaneer and apothecary. First lieutenant to Captain Dover (a doctor of physic) on board the Duc...
Captain James [3]unknown1700
 
1709unknown
 About 1709 commanded a pirate brigantine off Madagascar. Sailed for some time in company with a N...
William Jones [1]unknown1700
 
1709unknown
 Tried for piracy at Boston, 1704.
Captain Thomas Larimoreunknown1700
 
17091704, Jun 11
 Commanded the Larimore galley. In 1704 was with the pirate John Quelch and several other pirates,...
Nicholas Lawrenceunknown1700
 
1709unknown
 Tried for piracy with the rest of John Quelch's crew at Boston in 1704.
Jan Lensunknown1700
 
1709unknown
 Dutch privateer in the 18th century. Sold one of the prizes he captured, together with Erasmus Mu...
Antonio Mendozaunknown1700
 
1709unknown
 A Spaniard from San Domingo. Mention is made of this unlucky mariner in a very interesting docum...
Erasmus Mullerunknown1700
 
1709unknown
 Dutch privateer in the 18th century. Sold one of the prizes he captured, together with Jan Lens, ...
Peter Painterunknown1700
 
1709unknown
 A Carolina pirate who retired to live in Charleston, South Carolina. Became a respected citizen o...
Captain Charles Pickeringunknown1700
 
17091703
 Commanded the Cinque Ports galley, sixteen guns, crew of sixty-three men, and accompanied William...
Captain Daniel Plowmanunknown1700
 
17091703
 Captain of the Charles. Departed Boston in July 1703 on a mission to attack Spanish and French sh...
Captain John Pullingunknown1700
 
1709unknown
 Commanded the Fame, which set out in 1703 in company with William Dampier in the St. George on a ...
William Raynor1670 ca1700
 
17091710 ca
 an English pirate, he worked in the Caribbean. He was a member of the crew of the pirate ship The...
Captain Ort Van Tyleunknown1700
 
1709unknown
 A Dutchman from New York. A successful pirate in the days of the Madagascan sea-rovers. For some ...
John Miller1670 ca1703
 
17101710 ca
 an English pirate, he worked in the Caribbean. He was a member of the crew of the pirate ship The...
George Norton1670 ca1703
 
17101710 ca
 an English pirate, he worked in the Caribbean. He was a member of the crew of the pirate ship Th...
James Pattison1670 ca1703
 
17101710 ca
 an English pirate, he worked in the Caribbean. He was a member of the crew of the pirate ship The...
Christopher Scudamore1670 ca1703
 
17101742 ca
 Christopher Scudamore *1670?? - +1710?? English pirate, he worked in the Caribbean. He was a memb...
John Way1670 ca1703
 
17101746 ca
 an English pirate, he worked in the Caribbean. He was a member of the crew of the pirate ship The...
William Whiting1670 ca1703
 
17101745 ca
 an English pirate, he worked in the Caribbean. He was a member of the crew of the pirate ship The...
William Wiles1670 ca1703
 
17101747 ca
 an English pirate, he worked in the Caribbean. He was a member of the crew of the pirate ship The...
Edward Cookeunknown1708
 
1711unknown
 
William Dampier1651, Sep1673
 
17151715, Mar
 the first Englishman to explore parts of what is today Australia, and the first person to circumn...
Alexander Dalzeel16621685
 
17151715, Dec 5
 a seventeenth-century pirate and former officer under Henry Avery. According to pirate lore, Dalz...
Captain Samuel Burgess16501690
 
17161716
 Burgess was a member of Captain William Kidd's crew in 1690 when the Blessed William was seized. ...
John Martelunknown1702
 
1716unknown
 An old Jamaican privateer. After the Peace of Utrecht, being out of employment, he took to piracy...
Stephen Jamesunknown1690
 
1717unknown
 Tried and hanged for piracy at Charleston in 1717.
Joseph Riversunknown1690
 
17171717
 Joseph Rivers was a rarity: a pirate with a long resume. Most pirates died young, sometimes at th...
Henry Jenningsunknown1715
 
 
17171745
 an 18th century British privateer, who served primarily during the War of Spanish Succession and ...
Samuel Bellamy1689, Feb 231716
 
 
17171717, Apr 26
 an English pirate who operated in the early 18th century. Though his known career as a pirate cap...
John Julian1701 ca1716
 
 
17171733, Mar 26
 the first recorded black pirate to operate in the New World, as the pilot of the ship Whydah. Jul...
Captain Paul Williamsunknown1716
 
 
1717unknown
 A Carolina pirate who began his career as a buccaneer in the West Indies. Accepted the King’s p...
Ignatius Pellunknown1717
 
 
1717unknown
 Boatswain of Royal James, commanded by Major Stede Bonnet. After his capture he saved his own hid...
Captain Dennis McCarthyunknown1690
 
1718unknown
 ref: the history of pirates. Of New Providence, Bahama Islands. This pirate and prize-fighter wa...
Alexander Amandunknown1710
 
 
17181718, Nov 8
 Crew member of Royal James, commanded by Major Stede Bonnet. Hanged November 8, 1718, at White Po...
John Augerunknown1710
 
 
17181718
 Auger was pardoned by Woodes Rogers, but reverted back to piracy and was eventually captured by B...
Job Bailyunknown1710
 
 
17181718, Nov 8
 From London. Crew member of Revenge/Royal James, commanded by Major Stede Bonnet. Hanged November...
Samuel Boothunknown1710
 
 
17181718, Nov 8
 From Charleston, South Carolina. Crew member of Revenge/Royal James, commanded by Major Stede Bon...
Robert Boydunknown1710
 
 
17181718, Nov 8
 From Bath, North Carolina. Crew member of Revenge/Royal James, commanded by Major Stede Bonnet. H...
Joseph Brooks Sr.unknown1710
 
 
17181718, Nov 22
 A member of Edward Teach's crew. Killed November 22, 1718, at Ocracoke Inlet in the fight with Li...
Phineas Bunceunknown1710
 
 
17181718 ca
 Pardoned, returned to piracy. Died in battle.....pirate pardoned Woodes Rogers, but continued to ...
Thomas Carmanunknown1710
 
 
17181718, Nov 8
 From Maidstone in Kent, England. Crew member of Revenge/Royal James, commanded by Major Stede Bon...
Joseph Curticeunknown1710
 
 
17181718, Nov 22
 Crew member of Queen Anne's Revenge, commanded by Edward Teach. Killed November 22, 1718, at Oc...
Captain Robert Dealunknown1710
 
 
17181718
 At one time mate to Captain Charles Vane. Later placed in command of small sioop. Took many prize...
George Dunkinunknown1710
 
 
17181718, Nov 8
 Of Glasgow, Scotland. Crew member of Revenge/Royal James, commanded by Major Stede Bonnet. hanged...
William Eddyunknown1710
 
 
17181718, Nov 8
 Of Aberdeen, Scotland. Crew member of Revenge/Royal James, commanded by Major Stede Bonnet. Hange...
Lars Gathenhielm16891710
 
 
17181718
 a Swedish merchant and privateer. In June 1710 the government of Charles XII of Sweden gave Lars ...
Garrat Gibbensunknown1710
 
 
17181718, Nov 22
 Boatswain of Adventure, commanded by Edward Teach. Killed at Ocracoke Inlet, November 22, 1718, i...
Israel Handsunknown1710
 
 
17181718, Nov 22
 an 18th-century pirate, also known as Basilica Hands. He is best known for being second in comman...
David Herriotunknown1710
 
 
17181718
 Master of the Adventure of Jamaica, which was captured by Stede Bonnet. Joined crew of Revenge/Ro...
William Hewettunknown1710
 
 
17181718, Nov 8
 From the island of Jamaica. Crew member of Revenge/Royal James, commanded by Major Stede Bonnet. ...
John Huskunknown1710
 
 
17181718, Nov 22
 A member of Edward Teach's crew. Killed at Ocracoke Inlet, November 22, 1718, in the fight with L...
Nathaniel Jacksonunknown1710
 
 
17181718, Nov 22
 A member of Edward Teach's crew. Killed at Ocracoke Inlet, November 22, 1718, in the fight with L...
Matthew Kingunknown1710
 
 
17181718, Nov 8
 From Jamaica. Crew member of Revenge/Royal James, commanded by Major Stede Bonnet. Hanged Novembe...
John Levitunknown1710
 
 
17181718, Nov 8
 From North Carolina. Crew member of Revenge/Royal James, commanded by Major Stede Bonnet. Hanged ...
William Liversunknown1710
 
 
17181718, Nov 8
 Crew member of Revenge/Royal James, commanded by Major Stede Bonnet. Hanged at Charleston, South ...
Zachariah Longunknown1710
 
 
17181718, Nov 8
 From Holland. Crew member of Revenge/Royal James, commanded by Major Stede Bonnet. Hanged at Char...
John Lopez [1]unknown1710
 
 
17181718, Nov 8
 From Oporto, Portugal. Crew member of Revenge/Royal James, commanded by Major Stede Bonnet. This ...
Thomas Millerunknown1710
 
 
17181718, Nov 22
 The quartermaster of Edward Teach's crew. Killed at Ocracoke Inlet, November 22, 1718, in the fig...
Humphrey Morriceunknown1710
 
 
17181718
 Of New Providence, Bahama Islands. Hanged at New Providence in 1718 by his lately reformed fellow...
William Morrisonunknown1710
 
 
17181718, Nov 8
 From Jamaica. Crew member of Revenge/Royal James, commanded by Major Stede Bonnet. Hanged in Char...
Philip Mortonunknown1710
 
 
17181718, Nov 22
 A gunner of Edward Teach's crew. Killed November 22, 1718, at Ocracoke Inlet during the fight wit...
James Mulletunknown1710
 
 
17181718, Nov 8
 From London, England. Crew member of Revenge/Royal James, commanded by Major Stede Bonnet. Hanged...
Neal Pattersonunknown1710
 
 
17181718, Nov 8
 Of Aberdeen, Scotland. Crew member of Revenge/Royal James, commanded by Major Stede Bonnet. Hange...
Daniel Perryunknown1710
 
 
17181718, Nov 8
 From island of Guernsey, England. Crew member of Revenge/Royal James, commanded by Major Stede Bo...
Thomas Priceunknown1710
 
 
17181718, Nov 8
 Of Bristol, England. Crew member of Revenge/Royal James, commanded by Major Stede Bonnet. Hanged ...
Lieutenant Richardsunknown1710
 
 
17181718, Nov 22
 Second-in-command in Edward Teach's crew. It was Richards who commanded Bonnet’s “Revenge” ...
John Ridgeunknown1710
 
 
17181718, Nov 8
 Of London, England. Crew member of Revenge/Royal James, commanded by Major Stede Bonnet. Hanged a...
James Robbins [1]unknown1710
 
 
17181718
 Of London. One of the crew of the Royal James. Hanged in 1718 at Charleston, South Carolina.
Owen Robertsunknown1710
 
 
17181718, Nov 22
 From Wales. Carpenter in Edward Teach's crew. Killed at Ocracoke Inlet, November 22, 1718, in the...
Edward Robinsonunknown1710
 
 
17181718, Nov 8
 From Newcastle-upon-Tyne, England. Crew member of Revenge/Royal James, commanded by Major Stede B...
George Ross [1]unknown1710
 
 
17181718, Nov 8
 Of Glasgow, Scotland. Crew member of Revenge/Royal James, commanded by Major Stede Bonnet. Hanged...
William Scottunknown1710
 
 
17181718, Nov 8
 Crew member of Revenge/Royal James, commanded by Major Stede Bonnet. Hanged at Charleston, South ...
John-William Smithunknown1710
 
 
17181718, Nov 8
 Crew member of Revenge/Royal James, commanded by Major Stede Bonnet. Hanged at Charleston, South ...
Richard Stilesunknown1710
 
 
17181718
 A member of Edward Teach's crew. Tried and hanged in Williamsburg VA in 1718.
James Wilson [1]unknown1710
 
 
17181718, Nov 8
 Of Dublin, Ireland. Crew member of Revenge/Royal James, commanded by Major Stede Bonnet. Hanged a...
Edward Teach1680/811713
 
 
17181718, Nov 22
 a notorious English pirate who operated around the West Indies and the eastern coast of the Ameri...
William Cunninghamunknown1716
 
 
17181718
 Hanged for violating pardon
Major Stede Bonnet1665/88?1717
 
 
17181718, Dec 10
 an early 18th-century Barbadian pirate, sometimes called "The Gentleman Pirate" because he was a ...
Captain John Yeatesunknown1718
 
 
1718unknown
 From South Carolina. Commanded a sloop under the pirate Vane in 1718. Tried pirating for a while ...
Joseph Palmerunknown1690
 
17191720 ca
 English pirate. He sailed on the ship Captain William Kidd ADVENTURE GALLEY in the Caribbean and ...
Hugh Parrotunknown1690
 
17191720 ca
 English pirate. He sailed on the ship Captain William Kidd ADVENTURE GALLEY in the Caribbean and ...
Alexander Selkirk16761690
 
17191721, Dec 13
 a Scottish sailor who spent more than four years as a castaway after being marooned on an uninhab...
Emanuel Wynnunknown1690
 
1719unknown
 a French pirate of the 18th century, and is often considered the first pirate to fly the Jolly Ro...
Jan Andriessenunknown1700
 
1719unknown
 Dutch privateer in the eighteenth century. Captain of the yacht the Fortuyn between 1701 and 1719.
Black Caesarunknown1700
 
17191719
 an 18th-century African pirate. For nearly a decade, he raided shipping from the Florida Keys and...
George Bendallunknown1710
 
 
1719unknown
 A flourishing pirate, whose headquarters, in the early eighteenth century, were in New Providence...
James Blakeunknown1710
 
 
17191719
 A member of Edward Teach's crew. Hanged in Williamsburg, Virginia, 1719.
John Brierlyunknown1710
 
 
17191718, Nov 8
 From Bath, North Carolina. Crew member of Revenge/Royal James, commanded by Major Stede Bonnet. H...
Joseph Brooks Jr.unknown1710
 
 
17191719
 A member of Edward Teach's crew. Taken prisoner by Lieutenant Maynard’s crew. Taken to Williams...
Captain Thomas Burgessunknown1710
 
 
1719unknown
 One of the pirates of the Bahama Islands who surrendered to King George in 1718 and received the ...
John Carnesunknown1710
 
 
17191719
 A member of Edward Teach's crew. Hanged in Williamsburg, Virginia, 1719.
Jonathan Clarkeunknown1710
 
 
1719unknown
 Of Charleston, South Carolina. Crew member of Revenge/Royal James, commanded by Major Stede Bonne...
Thomas Collinsunknown1710
 
 
1719unknown
 This Madagascar pirate was a carpenter by trade, who had by 1716 retired from the sea and lived i...
Captain Crackersunknown1710
 
 
1719unknown
 A retired pirate who settled at Sierra Leone, and was living there in 1721. He had been famous in...
Stephen Danielunknown1710
 
 
17191719
 A member of Edward Teach's crew. Hanged in Williamsburg, Virginia, 1719.
Stephen James De Cosseyunknown1710
 
 
1719unknown
 With three other pirates was tried and convicted in June, 1717, before the Vice-Admiralty Court a...
Arabella Drummondunknown1710
 
 
1719unknown
 Female pirate
Emanuel Ernadosunknown1710
 
 
17191717
 Carolina pirate who was hanged at Charleston, South Carolina, 1717.
James Ferguson [2]unknown1710
 
 
17191717
 a Scottish man of science who was involved in piracy. Ferguson was born in Paisley, Scotland, alt...
Captain James Fifeunknown1710
 
 
1719unknown
 Surrendered to Governor Woodes Rogers at New Providence Island, Bahamas, in June, 1718, and recei...
Thomas Gatesunknown1710
 
 
17191719
 A member of Edward Teach's crew. Hanged in Williamsburg, Virginia, 1719.
Thomas Gerrardunknown1710
 
 
1719unknown
 From the Island of Antigua. Crew member of Revenge/Royal James, commanded by Major Stede Bonnet. ...
John Gillsunknown1710
 
 
17191719
 A member of Edward Teach's crew. Hanged in Williamsburg, Virginia, 1719.
Richard Greensailunknown1710
 
 
17191719
 A member of Edward Teach's crew. Hanged in Williamsburg, Virginia, 1719.
Captain Holfordunknown1710
 
 
1719unknown
 Buccaneer. Of Jamaica. An old friend of the notorious pirate Vane. In 1718 he happened to arrive ...
William Howard1700 ca1710
 
 
17191795 ca
 a member of Edward Teach's crew, serving as quartermaster on Blackbeard’s ship Queen Anne’s R...
James Killingunknown1710
 
 
1719unknown
 Crew member of Revenge/Royal James, commanded by Major Stede Bonnet. When Bonnet was tried in Cha...
LeBourunknown1710
 
 
1719unknown
 
William Magnes16871710
 
 
1719unknown
 Born at Minehead in Somersetshire in 1687. Quartermaster of the Royal Fortune (Captain Bartholome...
Henry Mannunknown1710
 
 
1719unknown
 a member of Edward Teach's crew.
John Martin [1]unknown1710
 
 
17191719
 a member of Edward Teach's crew. Hanged in Williamsburg, Virginia, 1719.
Captain Thomas Morris [1]unknown1710
 
 
1719unknown
 One of the pirates of New Providence, Bahamas, who, on pardon being offered by King George in 171...
Thomas Nichollsunknown1710
 
 
1719unknown
 From London, England. Crew member of Revenge/Royal James, commanded by Major Stede Bonnet. Tried ...
Samuel Odellunknown1710
 
 
1719unknown
 Taken prisoner by Edward Teach on November 21, 1718 and promptly joined his crew. On following da...
Major Pennerunknown1710
 
 
1719unknown
 We have been able to find out nothing of this pirate except that he was at New Providence Island ...
Joseph Phillipsunknown1710
 
 
17191719
 A member of Edward Teach's crew. Hanged in Williamsburg, Virginia, 1719.
Hendrick Quintor16921710
 
 
17191717
 Pirate
James Robbins [2]unknown1710
 
 
17191719
 A member of Edward Teach's crew. Hanged in Williamsburg, Virginia, 1719.
Francis Rossoeunknown1710
 
 
17191717, Jun
 Convicted of piracy in June, 1717, at Charleston, South Carolina. Executed shortly afterwards.
Edward Salterunknown1710
 
 
17191719
 A member of Edward Teach's crew. Hanged in Williamsburg, Virginia, 1719.
Captain Richard Sampleunknown1710
 
 
1719unknown
 
Rowland Sharpunknown1710
 
 
1719unknown
 Of Bath, North Carolina. Crew member of Revenge/Royal James, commanded by Major Stede Bonnet. Tri...
William Stokeunknown1710
 
 
1719unknown
 a member of Edward Teach's crew.
William Taylorunknown1710
 
 
1719unknown
 One of Captain Phillips's crew. Wounded in the leg while attempting to desert. There being no sur...
John Thomas [2]unknown1710
 
 
1719unknown
 From Jamaica. Crew member of Revenge/Royal James, commanded by Major Stede Bonnet. Hanged at Char...
Dennis Toppingunknown1710
 
 
1719unknown
 He shipped on board the sloop Buck at Providence in 1718, in company with Anstis and other famous...
Captain Richard Turnleyunknown1710
 
 
1719unknown
 A New Providence pirate who received the general pardon from Captain Woodes Rogers in 1718. When,...
James Whiteunknown1710
 
 
17191719
 A member of Edward Teach's crew. Hanged in Williamsburg, Virginia, 1719.
Thomas Cocklynunknown1717
 
 
1719unknown
 an 18th-century English pirate, known primarily for his association and partnership with Howell D...
Benjamin Hornigold1680 ca1717
 
 
17191719
 an 18th-century English pirate who operated during the tail end of the Golden Age of Piracy. His ...
Howell Davis16901718
 
 
17191719, Jun 19
 a Welsh pirate. His piratical career lasted just 11 months, from 11 July 1718 to 19 June 1719, wh...
Richard Worley16861718, Se
 
 
17191719, Feb 17
 a pirate who was active in the Caribbean Sea and the east coast of the American colonies during t...
Doctor Thomas Dover16601702
 
17201742
 an English physician. He is remembered for his common cold and fever medicine Dover's powder, his...
Charles Vane16801715
 
 
17201719/20/21, Mar 29
 Disliked due to his cruelty, Vane showed little respect for the pirate code, cheating his crew ou...
Captain Charles Bellamyunknown1717
 
 
17201720
 an 18th-century English pirate who raided colonial American shipping in New England and later off...
Edward Seegar England16851717
 
 
17201720
 a famous African coast and Indian Ocean pirate captain from 1717 to 1720. The ships he sailed on ...
Christopher Condent1690s1718
 
 
17201770
 an English pirate who led the return to the Eastern Seas. He began his career as quartermaster on...
John Rackham1682, Dec 261718
 
 
17201720, Nov 18
 an English pirate captain operating in the Bahamas and in Cuba during the early 18th century. His...
Mary Read1690 ca1708
 
17211721, Apr
 an English pirate. She and Anne Bonny are two of the most famed female pirates of all time; they ...
Ingela Gathenhielm1692, Sep 111718
 
 
17211729, Apr 29
 a Swedish privateer in service of King Charles XII of Sweden during the Great Northern War. Ingel...
Walter Kennedy [2]16951718
 
 
17211721, Jul 21
 Kennedy was a pickpocket and burglar before sailing from New Providence Island in the Bahamas in ...
John Clippertonunknown1700
 
17221722
 Sailed with William Dampier in 1703
Valentine Ashplant1690 ca1710
 
 
17221722, Mar
 Born in the Minories, London. He served with Captain Howell Davis, and later with Bartholomew Rob...
William Churchunknown1710
 
 
1722unknown
 Of the Gertrwycht of Holland. At the trial at West Africa in 1722 of the crew of Bartholomew Robe...
John Churchill [2]unknown1710
 
 
17221722, Mar 11
 A member of Captain George Lowther’s crew. Captured in West Indies and hanged March 11, 1722, o...
Israel Hindunknown1710
 
 
17221722
 Of Bristol. One of Captain Roberts's crew. Hanged at Cape Coast Castle in 1722, at the age of 30.
Jo Mansfield1692 ca1710
 
 
17221722
 One of Captain Bartholomew Roberts' men. Must not be confused with Edward Mansfield, the famous b...
Henry Watsonunknown1710
 
 
17221722, Mar 11
 Member of Lowther’s crew. Hanged at St. Kitts, March 11, 1722.
Richard Westunknown1710
 
 
17221722, Mar 11
 Member of Lowther’s crew. Hanged at St. Kitts, March 11, 1722.
Robert White [2]unknown1710
 
 
17221722, Mar 11
 Member of Lowther’s crew. Hanged at St. Kitts, March 11, 1722.
Robert Willisunknown1710
 
 
1722unknown
 Member of Lowther’s crew, Tried for piracy at St. Kitts in March, 1718. Acquitted
Captain Christopher Moody16941713
 
 
17221722
 an 18th-century pirate who held a policy of no quarter (no sparing of lives). After he was captur...
Richard Nolandunknown1717
 
 
1722unknown
 Quartermaster for Samuel Bellamy's fleet
Roger Ballunknown1719
 
 
1722unknown
 One of Captain Bartholomew's crew in the Royal Fortune. Captured by H.M.S. Swallow off the West C...
Captain Bartholomew Roberts1682, May 171719
 
 
17221722, Feb 10
 a Welsh pirate who raided ships off the Americas and West Africa between 1719 and 1722. He was th...
Jonathan Delveunknown1720
 
 
17221722
 Member of Captain George Lowther’s crew in the “Happy Delivery.” Hanged at St. Kitts in 1722.
Richard Hardy1697 ca1720
 
 
17221722, Apr 6
 One of Captain Bartholomew Roberts' crew. Hanged at Cape Coast Castle, West Coast of Africa, on A...
Andrew Hunterunknown1720
 
 
17221722, Mar 11
 Member of Captain George Lowther’s crew. Hanged at St. Kitts, March 11, 1722.
John Johnson1700 ca1720
 
 
17221722
 Born "nigh Lancaster." Taken out of the King Solomon. One of Roberts's crew. Hanged in 1722 at th...
Marcus Johnson1701 ca1720
 
 
17221722
 One of Captain Roberts's crew. Hanged in 1722. Stated in his death warrant to be a native of Smyr...
Robert Johnson [3]1690 ca1720
 
 
17221722
 From Whydah in West Africa. Tried for piracy with the rest of Captain Roberts's crew, and hanged ...
James Skyrmeunknown1720
 
 
1722 1722
 Welsh pirate. Hanged at the advanced age—for a pirate—of 44. Commanded the Ranger, one of Cap...
Thomas Sutton [1]16991720
 
 
17221722, Apr
 Born at Berwick in 1699. Gunner in Bartholomew Roberts' ship the Royal Fortune. At his trial he w...
David Sympsonunknown1720
 
 
17221722
 Born at North Berwick. One of Roberts's crew. Tried and hanged at Cape Coast Castle in 1722. On t...
Charles Bunceunknown1721
 
 
1722unknown
 Born at Exeter; died at the age of 26. Taken by Captain Roberts out of a Dutch galley in 1721, h...
Benjamin Jefferys1701 ca1721
 
 
17221722
 Of Bristol. Taken by Roberts in the Norman galley in April, 1721. Roberts allowed those of the cr...
Thomas Oughterlauneyunknown1721
 
 
17221722
 Acted as pilot in the Royal Fortune. Took an active part in taking and plundering the King Solomo...
John Stephensonunknown1721
 
 
17221722
 Sailed as an honest seaman in the Onslow (Captain Gee) from Sestos. Taken in May, 1721, by the pi...
John Darbyunknown1721
 
 
1723 unknown
 A Marblehead fisherman, one of the crew of the ketch Mary, of Salem, captured by Captain Pound. H...
John Brightunknown1710
 
 
17231723
 Of St. Margaret's, Westminster. One of the crew of Captain Charles Harris. Hanged at Newport, Rho...
James Brinkleyunknown1710
 
 
17231723
 Of Suffolk, England. One of Captain Charles Harris's crew. Hanged for piracy at Newport, Rhode Is...
John Brown [1]unknown1710
 
 
17231723
 Of Durham, England. One of Captain Charles Harris's crew. Hanged at the age of 29 years at Newpor...
Edward Eaton1685 ca1710
 
 
17231723, Jul 19
 Of Wrexham in Wales. One of Captain Harris's crew. Hanged at Newport, Rhode Island, on July 19th,...
William Readunknown1710
 
 
17231723
 One of Captain Harris's crew. Was hanged at Newport, Rhode Island, in 1723, at the age of 35.
Palgrave Williams16781715
 
 
1723unknown
 Paulsgrave Williams was born on Rhode Island, in 1678. He succeeded long family tradition and bec...
Captain Thomas Anstisunknown1718
 
 
17231723, Apr
 an early 18th-century pirate, who served under Captain Howell Davis and Captain Bartholomew Rober...
Captain John Taylor [2]unknown1719
 
 
1723unknown
 a pirate who lived in the early 18th century. He was Edward England's quartermaster and popular w...
William Blads1695 ca1720
 
 
17231723, Jul 19
 Born in Rhode Island. One of Captain Charles Harris's crew. Hanged at Newport on July 19th, 1723....
John Fitzerraldunknown1720
 
 
17231723
 Of Limerick. This Irish pirate was hanged at Newport, Rhode Island, in 1723, at the age of 21.
Thomas Hazel1773 ca1720
 
 
17231723
 Hanged in Rhode Island in 1723 at the advanced age, for a pirate, of 50.
Thomas Huggitunknown1720
 
 
17231723, Jul
 Of London. Hanged at Newport, Rhode Island, in July, 1723. Age 30.
Peter Kneeves1691 ca1720
 
 
17231723
 Of Exeter in Devon. Sailed with Captain Charles Harris, and was tried for piracy with the rest of...
Francis Leyton1684 ca1720
 
 
17231723, Jul 19
 One of Captain Charles Harris's crew. Hanged for piracy at Newport, Rhode Island, on July 19th, 1...
Owen Rice1696 ca1720
 
 
17231723
 Welsh pirate. Of South Wales. Hanged at the age of 27 at Rhode Island in 1723. One of Capta...
John Waldenunknown1720
 
 
1723 unknown
 Born in Somersetshire. Taken in the Blessing, of Lymington, by Roberts in Newfoundland, he joined...
Phillip Rocheunknown1721
 
 
17231723, Aug 5
 the son of a person of the same name in Ireland. His father gave him all the education his narrow...
John Evans [2]unknown1722
 
 
17231723
 a Welsh pirate who had a short but successful career in the Caribbean. Evans was the master of a ...
Captain Charles Harrisunknown1722
 
 
1723 1723
 Not known before he joined the notorious pirate Edward Low. He captained the sloop Ranger in the ...
Edward Low1690 ca1721
 
 
17241724 ca
 a notorious English pirate during the latter days of the Golden Age of Piracy, in the early 18th ...
William Phillips1693 ca1721
 
 
17241722, Apr
 Born at Lower Shadwell. Boatswain in the King Solomon, a Guinea merchant ship. This ship, whil...
Captain John Phillips [1]unknown1721
 
 
17241724, Apr 18
 an English pirate captain. He started his piratical career in 1721 under Thomas Anstis, and stole...
Robert Corpunknown1724
 
 
1724unknown
 
John Fillmoreunknown1724
 
 
1724unknown
 A fisherman of Ipswich. Taken out of the Dolphin when fishing for cod off the Banks of Newfoundla...
Captain Shiptonunknown1724
 
 
1724unknown
 
Henry Wynnunknown1724
 
 
1724unknown
 Captured
Anne Bonny1702, Mar 81714
 
 
17251782, Apr 22
 an Irish woman who became a famous pirate, operating in the Caribbean.While in the Bahamas, Bonny...
Captain Francis Farrington Spriggsunknown1721
 
 
17251725
 a British pirate who, associated with George Lowther and Edward Low, was active in the Caribbean ...
Captain John Smith Gow1698 ca1724
 
 
1725 1729, Aug 11
 A Scotch pirate, born at Thurso. Although the short career of this pirate made a great noise at t...
Lt. James Williamsunknown1724
 
 
17251725, Jun 11
 Welsh pirate. Sailed as a hand on board the George galley from Amsterdam in 1724. Conspiring with...
Nicholas Brownunknown1726
 
 
17261726
 an English pirate who was active of the coast of Jamaica during the early 18th century. Although ...
Samuel Cole [2]unknown1726
 
 
17261726, Jul 12
 Sailed with and crew member of William Fly. Hanged at Boston July 12, 1726.
William Flyunknown1726
 
 
17261726, Jul 12
 an English pirate who raided New England shipping fleets for three months in 1726 until he was ca...
Mary Harveyunknown1726
 
 
1726unknown
 
Henry Hillunknown1726
 
 
1726unknown
 
Alexander Mitchelunknown1726
 
 
1726unknown
 
Thomas Winthorpunknown1726
 
 
1726unknown
 Member of William Fly’s crew.
James Plantainunknown1715
 
 
1728unknown
 a Jamaican-born English pirate and leader in Madagascar. In 1715, Plantain established a base of ...
Mary Crickettunknown1728
 
 
1728unknown
 
Jonas Berntsson Lambert-Wenman1665 ca1680
 
17291732
 Jonas Berntsson Lambert-Wenman was born in Ume, Vsterbotten, Sweden in approximately 1665. He was...
Conajee Angria1669, Aug1698
 
17291729, Jul 4
 the first notable chief of the Maratha Navy in 18th century India. He fought against the British,...
John Rose Archerunknown1710
 
 
17291718, Nov/1724, Jun 2
 A member of Edward Teach's crew. Also sailed with John Phillips……Served in crew of Blackbea...
Captain William Lewisunknown1710
 
 
1729unknown
 from Nassau. Lewis lasted longer than most pirates; his career went on at least from 1717 to 1726...
David Rice [1]unknown1710
 
 
1729unknown
 Welsh pirate. Of Bristol. Taken out of the Cornwall galley by Captain Bartholomew Roberts, ...
Christopher Winterunknown1716
 
 
1729unknown
 Of New Providence Island. He took a sloop off the coast of Jamaica, the mate on board which was o...
"Admiral" Ainsleyunknown1720
 
 
17291731
 Ainsley was an Irish pirate.
Henry Barnesunknown1720
 
 
1729unknown
 Of Barbadoes. Tried for piracy at Newport in 1723, but found to be not guilty.
James Barrowunknown1720
 
 
1729unknown
 Taken by Captain Roberts out of the Martha snow (Captain Lady). Turned pirate and served in the R...
James Belvinunknown1720
 
 
17291725, Jun 11
 Bo'son on the Revenge, commanded by Peter M'Kinlie. Said to be a good sailor but somewhat bloodth...
George Bradleyunknown1720
 
 
1729unknown
 Master of Captain Fenn's ship, the Morning Star, wrecked on the Grand Caymans in August, 1722. Th...
John Brown [2]unknown1720
 
 
1729unknown
 Of Liverpool. One of Captain Harris's crew. Found guilty of piracy at Newport, Rhode Island, in 1...
Ralph Candorunknown1720
 
 
1729unknown
 Tried for piracy with the rest of Captain Lowther's crew at St. Kitts in March, 1723, and acquitted.
Edward Cheesmanunknown1720
 
 
1729unknown
 Taken prisoner out of the Dolphin, on the Banks of Newfoundland, by the Pirate Phillips in 1724. ...
Pierce Cullenunknown1720
 
 
1729unknown
 Member of Phillip Roche's gang.
Thomas Fernunknown1720
 
 
1729unknown
 A Newfoundland fish-splitter. In August, 1723, joined with John Phillips in stealing a small vess...
John Fletcher [2]unknown1720
 
 
1729unknown
 Of Edinburgh. Tried at Newport, Rhode Island, for piracy in 1723, found "not guilty." His age was...
Cuthbert Gossunknown1720
 
 
1729unknown
 Born at Topsham in Devon. The compiler of these biographies regrets to have to record that this p...
Roger Grangeunknown1720
 
 
1729unknown
 Member of Captain George Lowther’s crew in the “Happy Delivery.” Tried for piracy at St. Ki...
Richard Hainsunknown1720
 
 
1729unknown
 One of Captain Low's crew. When Low took a Portuguese ship at St. Michael's in the Azores in 1723...
Captain John Hamanunknown1720
 
 
1729unknown
 He lived all alone with his wife and family on a small and otherwise uninhabited island in the Ba...
Abraham Harper1699 ca1720
 
 
17291722
 Born at Bristol. He was cooper on board Captain Bartholomew Roberts' Royal Fortune. When the p...
Hugh Harrisunknown1720
 
 
1729unknown
 Of Corfe Castle, Dorsetshire. One of Roberts's crew; tried and condemned to be hanged in 1722,...
William Harvey [2]unknown1720
 
 
1729unknown
 Tried for piracy with the rest of Gow's crew at Newgate in 1725, and acquitted.
Daniel Hideunknown1720
 
 
17291723, Jul
 Of Virginia. One of the crew of Captain Charles Harris, who, with Captain Low, played havoc on th...
Captain Richard Hollandunknown1720
 
 
1729unknown
 Commanded a Spanish pirate vessel in the West Indies in 1724. The crew consisted of sixty Spaniar...
Thomas Jones [2]unknown1720
 
 
1729unknown
 Found to be "not guilty" at a trial for piracy at Newport, Rhode Island, in 1723. One of Captain ...
William Jones [2]1695 ca1720
 
 
17291723
 Of London. Age 28. Hanged at Rhode Island, 1723.
Abraham Lacy1702 ca1720
 
 
17291723
 From Devonshire, England. Hanged at Rhode Island in 1723, age 21.
Captain Laneunknown1720
 
 
1729unknown
 In 1720 Lane was one of Captain England's crew when he took the Mercury off the coast of West Afr...
Edward Lawson1703 ca1720
 
 
17291723, July
 Born in the Isle of Man. One of Captain Harris's crew. Hanged at Newport, Rhode Island, in July, ...
Sam Levercottunknown1720
 
 
17291722, Mar 11
 Member of Captain George Lowther’s crew. Hanged with the rest of Lowther’s crew on the island...
Nicholas Lewisunknown1720
 
 
17291722, Mar 11
 Member of Captain George Lowther’s crew. Hanged on island of St. Kitts, March 11, 1722.
John Lopez [2]unknown1720
 
 
1729unknown
 Captain Lowe's quartermaster
George Lowtherunknown1720
 
 
17291723
 an 18th-century English pirate who, although little is known of his life, was active in the Carib...
Daniel Machaulyunknown1720
 
 
17291725, Jun 11
 Pirate from Scotland. Crew member of the Revenge, commanded by Peter M'Kinlie. Captured, tried, a...
William Mackintosh1701 ca1720
 
 
17291722
 Of Canterbury in Kent. One of Captain Roberts's crew. Hanged at Cape Coast Castle in 1722 at t...
William Main [1]1694 ca1720
 
 
17291722, Apr
 One of Captain Roberts's crew. Hanged in April, 1722, at the age of 28 years.
William Main [2]unknown1720
 
 
17291722
 Boatswain to Captain Bartholomew Roberts in the Royal Fortune. Was blown up, the explosion being ...
Captain John Masseyunknown1720
 
 
17291723, Jul 26
 As a lieutenant, he "served with great applause" in the army in Flanders, under the command of th...
William Melvinunknown1720
 
 
17291725
 This Scotch pirate was hanged, with other members of Gow's crew, at Wapping in June, 1725.
Stephen Mundon1703 ca1720
 
 
17291723, Jul 19
 Of London. Hanged for piracy at Newport, Rhode Island, on July 19th, 1723, at the age of 20.
Nealeunknown1720
 
 
1729unknown
 Member of Phillip Roche's gang.
John Petersonunknown1720
 
 
17291725, Jun
 A Swedish pirate, one of Gow's crew. He was hanged at Wapping in June, 1725.
James Philipsunknown1720
 
 
1729unknown
 Formerly of the Revenge, and afterwards in the Royal Fortune (Captain Bartholomew Roberts). When ...
Captain Phillipsunknown1720
 
 
1729unknown
 In 1723 this noted pirate took a sloop, the Dolphin, of Cape Ann, on the Banks of Newfoundland. T...
Thomas Powell1702 ca1720
 
 
17291723, Jul 19
 Of Connecticut, New England. One of Captain Charles Harris's crew. Hanged at Newport, Rhode Is...
Robert Readunknown1720
 
 
1729unknown
 Tried for piracy with Gow's crew at Newgate in 1725, and acquitted.
Salomon Reyndersunknown1720
 
 
17291724
 18th century Dutch privateer who was born in Bergen (Norway). He died in 1724 at the Cape of Good...
Alexander Robunknown1720
 
 
17291724, Jun
 One of Captain Gow's crew. Hanged at Execution Dock, Wapping, in June, 1724. He was not one of th...
Peter Rollsonunknown1720
 
 
17291725, Jun
 Captain Gow's gunner in the Revenge. Hanged at Execution Dock, Wapping, in June, 1725.
Robert Sampleunknown1720
 
 
1729unknown
 Ship: Flying King, (formerly Mercury) sloop 4 Gunsn
Roger Scotunknown1720
 
 
1729unknown
 Born at Bristol. One of Captain Roberts' crew. Tried for piracy in April, 1722, at Cape Coast Cas...
Peter Scudamoreunknown1720
 
 
1729unknown
 
John Shawunknown1720
 
 
17291722, Mar 11
 Member of George Lowther’s crew. Hanged at St. Kitts, March 11, 1722.
William Shutfield1683 ca1720
 
 
17291723, Jul
 Of Lancaster. Hanged at Rhode Island in July, 1723, at the age of 40.
Joseph Sound1695 ca1720
 
 
17291723
 Of the city of Westminster. Hanged, at the age of 28, at Newport, Rhode Island, in 1723.
James Sparksunknown1720
 
 
1729unknown
 A Newfoundland fisherman. In August, 1723, with John Phillips and three others, ran away with a ...
Robert Teagueunknown1720
 
 
1729unknown
 A Scotch pirate, one of Captain Gow's crew. On May 26th, 1725, the crew were tried in London and ...
John Tomkins1700 ca1720
 
 
17291723
 Of Gloucestershire. Hanged at the age of 23 at Rhode Island in 1723. One of Charles Harris's c...
William White [1]unknown1720
 
 
17291724, Jun 2
 A Newfoundland fish-splitter. With John Phillips and three others, he stole a fishing-boat at St....
Francis Wifeunknown1720
 
 
1729unknown
 Member of Phillip Roche's gang.
George Wilsonunknown1720
 
 
1729unknown
 Surgeon and pirate. Originally he sailed as surgeon in a Liverpool ship, the Tarlton, which was t...
John Wilson [2]unknown1720
 
 
1729unknown
 Of New London County, CT. Tried for piracy in 1723 at Newport, Rhode Island, and acquitted.
John Winterunknown1720
 
 
17291725
 One of Gow's crew in the Revenge. Hanged in 1725 at Wapping.
William Wood1695 ca1720
 
 
17291722, Apr
 One of Captain Roberts's crew. Hanged in April, 1722, at the age of 27.
Daniel Wormallunknown1720
 
 
1729unknown
 Master of The Charles, commanded by John Quelch. Attempted to escape from Gloucester, Massachuset...
John Upton16791723
 
 
17291729
 Born in 1679 of honest parents at Deptford. Apprenticed to a waterman, he afterwards went to sea,...
George Pierse1670 ca1703
 
17301730 ca
 an English pirate, he worked in the Caribbean. He was a member of the crew of the pirate ship The...
Olivier Levasseur16801716
 
 
17301730
 a pirate, nicknamed La Buse (The Buzzard) or La Bouche (The Mouth) in his early days, called thus...
Benjamin Perkins1670 ca1703
 
1731/41710/1731/4 ca
 an English pirate, he worked in the Caribbean. He was a member of the crew of the pirate ship Th...
James Parrot1670 ca1703
 
17321732 ca
 an English pirate, he worked in the Caribbean. He was a member of the crew of the pirate ship The...
Woodes Rogers1679 ca1705
 
17321732, Jul 15
 an English sea captain, privateer, and, later, the first Royal Governor of the Bahamas. He is kno...
Chevalier de Borrasunknown1732
 
 
17321740 ca
 attacked the Muslim court. ........ French pirate, he served in the Mediterranean. Challenged...
Captain Miguel Henriquez1674-801700
 
17351743
 a privateer from San Juan, Puerto Rico who operated during the early 18th century. A mulatto born...
Erasmus Peterson1670 ca1703
 
17351735 ca
 an English pirate, he worked in the Caribbean. He was a member of the crew of the pirate ship The...
Réné Duguay-Trouin1673, Jun 101690
 
17361736
 Privateer......This Breton corsair from St. Malo became so famous for his attacks on British ship...
John Pitman1670 ca1703
 
17361736 ca
 An English pirate, he worked in the Caribbean. He was a member of the crew of the pirate ship The...
Matthew Pimer1670 ca1703
 
17371737 ca
 an English pirate, he worked in the Caribbean. He was a member of the crew of the pirate ship The...
John Quittance1670 ca1703
 
17381738 ca
 an English pirate, he worked in the Caribbean. He was a member of the crew of the pirate ship The...
Captain Raynerunknown1703
 
1739unknown
 Although there is no direct evidence that Rayner ever sailed the Carolina coast, he did sail with...
Jean Thomas Dulaien16951727
 
 
1739unknown
 a Privateer. In 1727, Captain Jean Thomas Dulaien was off the Mexican coast with a mixed crew of ...
Juan Andres [1]unknown1730
 
 
1739unknown
 Leader of some runaway slaves and Indians. These villains plundered and murdered along the coast ...
Echlinunknown1730
 
 
1739unknown
 An English pirate, of the Two Brothers, a Rhode Island built vessel, commanded in 1730 by a one-a...
Henry Johnsonunknown1730
 
 
1739unknown
 Pirate......In 1730 Henry Johnson, dubbed Henriques the Englishman by his Spanish crew, was opera...
Pedro Poleasunknown1730
 
 
1739unknown
 Spanish pirate. Co-commander with Captain Johnson of a pirate sloop, the Two Brothers. In Marc...
John Richardsonunknown1730
 
 
17391738, Jan 25
 His father was a goldsmith at New York. John, tiring of the trade of cooper, to which he was appr...
John Watersunknown1730
 
 
17391734, Jul 19
 Quartermaster to Captain Charles Harris. Tried and hanged at Newport, Rhode Island, on July 19th,...
Vittorio Corbelliunknown1740
 
 
1740unknown
 Corsair
Peter Roach1670 ca1703
 
17411741 ca
 an English pirate, he worked in the Caribbean. He was a member of the crew of the pirate ship The...
Flora Burnunknown1741+
 
 
1741+unknown
 a pirate during the Golden Age of Piracy. Little is known of her life. She began her pirate caree...
Captain Balestrierunknown1709
 
 
17421742 ca
 Although Captain Balestrier had a fairly successful and lengthy career (active from 1709 to 1742)...
Lancelot Blackburne1658, Dec 101680
 
17431743, Mar 23
 an English clergyman, who became Archbishop of York, and – in popular belief – a pirate. He w...
John Templeton1691 ca1703
 
17431750 ca
 an English cabin boy and worked pirate in the Caribbean. He was a member of the crew of the pirat...
Richard Thurbar1670 ca1703
 
17441744 ca
 an English pirate, he worked in the Caribbean. He was a member of the crew of the pirate ship The...
Sumbhajee Angriaunknown1729
 
 
17461746
 Half-brother of Toolajee Angria and son of Conajee Angria.
Eric Cobham17001720
 
 
17491760+
 a pirate in the early 18th century who with his wife, Maria Lindsey, practiced piracy in the Gulf...
Maria Lindsey1700 ca1720
 
 
17491760+
 a pirate in the early 18th century who with her husband, Eric Cobham, practiced piracy in the Gul...
Henry Simms17161740
 
 
17491747, Jun 17
 Pickpocket, highwayman, pirate, and Old Etonian.
Toolajee Angriaunknown1750
 
 
1750unknown
 Son of Conajee, half-brother of Sumbhajee
Jean Francois Chambrayunknown1687
 
1756unknown
 Knight of Malta
Captain Ben Johnsonunknown1750
 
 
1759unknown
  a most capable and bloodthirsty pirate, playing havoc with the shipping of the Red Sea, taking a...
Hiram Breakes17451760
 
 
1769unknown
 Breakes was the tall, handsome son of the Councilor of the Island of Saba. In 1764, he was appoin...
George Gidleyunknown1760
 
 
17691765, Dec 19
 Member of Peter M'Kinlie's gang. Captured and executed at Newgate for the theft of the Earl of Sa...
Peter M'Kinlieunknown1760
 
 
17691765, Dec 19
 Boatswain on the Earl of Sandwich. Took his gang (fellow crewmen George Gidley, Richard St. Quint...
John Powerunknown1760
 
 
17691768, Mar 10
 Born in the West of England. Served in a slave vessel, the Polly (Captain Fox, commander), on ...
Richard St. Quintinunknown1760
 
 
17691765, Dec 19
 Member of Peter M'Kinlie's gang. Captured and executed at Newgate for the theft of the Earl of Sa...
Andrew Zekermanunknown1760
 
 
17691765, Dec 19
 Member of Peter M'Kinlie's gang. Captured and executed at Newgate for the theft of the Earl of Sa...
Edward Mackdonaldunknown1770
 
 
17791772, Mar 11
 One of Lowther’s crew in the “Happy Delivery.” Hanged on the island of St. Kitts, March 11,...
Thomas Truxtun1755, Feb 171775
 
 
17831822, May 5
 an American naval officer after the Revolutionary War, when he served as a privateer, who rose to...
Alexander Whiteunknown1784
 
 
17841784
 Hanged for piracy in Cambridge, Massachusetts in November 1784.
Esek Hopkins1718, Apr 261740
 
 
17861802, Feb 26
  the only Commander in Chief of the Continental Navy during the American Revolutionary War. He wa...
Maurycy Beniowski1746, Sep 201762
 
 
17861786, May 23
 a Hungarian nobleman of Polish and Hungarian ancestry. He was an explorer, writer, the self-decla...
John Paul Jones1747, Jul 61770
 
 
17891792, Jul 18
 a Scottish American sailor and the United States' first well-known naval fighter in the American ...
Goole Janfe Schelvisunknown1780
 
 
1789unknown
 Dutch privateer in the eighteenth century. He was the captain of the ship the Vliegende Vis. He c...
J.W. Sextrohunknown1780
 
 
1789unknown
 Sextroh, who lived in Zierikzee, was active as a privateer in the eighteenth century. A highly co...
Daniel Verbaanunknown1780
 
 
1789unknown
 A Dutch privateer in the eighteenth century. He was born in Ter Heyde and was Captain on the Dapp...
Rachel Wall1760 ca1781
 
 
17891789, Oct 8
 an American female pirate, and the last woman to be hanged in Massachusetts. She may also have be...
Captain Joseph Thwaitesunknown1760
 
 
17971797
 Coxswain to Captain Hood, he was promoted in 1763 to be a midshipman in H.M.S. Zealous, cruising ...
Giorgio Fiamengounknown1797
 
 
1797unknown
 Corsair
Peter Inglisunknown1797
 
 
1797unknown
 Privateer Captured
Victor Huguesunknown1790
 
 
1799unknown
 Born in Marseille, this Frenchman lost his business in Haiti when the slaves there demanded freed...
Micajah Harpe17681797
 
 
17991799
 Known as "Big" Harpe, he and his brother Wiley "Little" Harpe were murderers, serial killers, hig...
Jean Blanckmannunknown1798
 
 
1799unknown
 Corsair, captured by the British
Jonathan Haradenunknown1745
 
1803unknown
 Privateer
Samuel Mason1739, Nov 81790
 
18031803
 a Virginia militia captain on the American western frontier during the Revolutionary War, who sub...
Peter Alston1765 ca1797
 
18041804, Feb 8
 the late 18th Century and early 19th Century counterfeiter and river pirate, who was believed to ...
Wiley Harpe17701797
 
18041804, Feb 8
 Known as "Little" Harpe, he and his brother Micajah "Big" Harpe were murderers, serial killers,...
Cheng I17651790
 
18071807, Nov 16
 a powerful Chinese pirate operating from Canton (Guangdong) and throughout the South China Sea in...
Stephen Decatur Sr.1751, Jun1770
 
18091808, Nov 11
 an American naval captain in the Revolutionary War and later in the Quasi-War. He was the father ...
Edward Jordan17711794
 
18091809
 an Irish rebel, fisherman and pirate in Nova Scotia. He was typical of the violent but short-live...
Robert Surcouf1773, Dec 121798
 
18091827, Jul 8
 a French privateer and slave trader who operated in the Indian Ocean between 1789 and 1801, and a...
Joshua Barneyunknown1759
 
1818unknown
 an American Navy officer who served in the Continental Navy during the Revolutionary War. He late...
Hezekiah Frith17631790
 
18191848
 an 18th-century British ship owner with the reputation of a "gentleman privateer", who engaged in...
Barthelemy Lafon17691790
 
18201820, Sep 29
 a notable Creole architect, engineer, city planner, and surveyor in New Orleans, Louisiana. He ap...
Jose Gaspar17561783
 
18211821
 a purported Spanish pirate, the "last of the Buccaneers," who is claimed to have raided the west ...
Henri Caesar1791 ca1791
 
18301830
 allegedly a 19th-century Haitian revolutionary and pirate. Efforts to find historical evidence of...
James Ford1770?1799?
 
18331833
 an American civic leader and business owner in western Kentucky and southern Illinois at the turn...
Kazimierz Lux17801795
 
18461846
 an officer of the Polish Legions and a pirate in the Caribbean Sea during the early 19th century....
Juan Gomez17811790
 
18891900, Jul 13
 Brother-in-law of the famous pirate Gasparilla. Died, credited with the great age of 120 years, a...
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