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Pickpocket, highwayman, pirate, and Old Etonian.
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The Pirates' Who's Who:
(P. Gosse, 1924)
Pickpocket, highwayman, pirate, and Old Etonian.

Born in 1716 at St. Martin's-in-the-Fields. Sent while quite young to school at Eton, where he "shewed an early inclination to vice," and at the age of 14 was taken from school and apprenticed to a breeches-ma...
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Henry Simms17161740
 
1747, Jun 171747, Jun 17

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...
Jean Francois Chambrayunknown1687
 
1756unknown
 Knight of Malta
Esek Hopkins1718, Apr 261740
 
17861802, Feb 26
  the only Commander in Chief of the Continental Navy during the American Revolutionary War. He wa...
Captain George Roundsivelunknown1708
 
18 unknown
 Of the Bahama Islands. He refused to avail himself of King George's pardon to all pirates in 1717...
Jonathan Haradenunknown1745
 
1803unknown
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