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an English pirate, he worked in the Caribbean. He was a member of the crew of the pirate ship The Charles, led by Captain Daniel Plowman. The Charles sailed from Boston in July 1703 on a pirate expedition against the French and Spanish ships. Not long after the departure of Captain Daniel Plowman ill and because of quarantine remained in his cabin. The crew, led by proviantním officer Anthony Holding, however, rebelled and his captain chose Lieutenant John Quelch. In late September, Captain Daniel Plowman died of a fever. Later, at the shores of Brazil plundered nine Portuguese ships and gain valuable cargo of weapons, skins, sugar, fabrics, boxes of gold dust and money. By that time, however, was between Portugal and England concluded an alliance. Therefore, the English Admiralty after the report of Portugal on the looting of ships issued an arrest warrant for the entire crew. In May 1704 CHARLES ship docked in port today Marblehead, Massachusetts, where the unsuspecting crew with his share of the booty broke. Within a week, most of the crew including John Carter caught and imprisoned. In early June, he was taken to court in Boston. John Carter was based on the testimony of crew members found guilty and sentenced to several years of imprisonment.
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Captured by Major Sewall in the Larimore galley, and brought into Salem. One of Captain Quelch's crew. Tried at Boston in 1704.

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John Carter1670 ca1703
 
17071710 ca

Anne Dieu-Le-Veut1661, Aug 281650
 
17041710, Jan 11
 a French Pirate. Alongside Jaquotte Delahaye, she was one of very few female Buccaneers. She was ...
John Bowenunknown1700
 
17041704
 a pirate of Créole origin active during the Golden Age of Piracy. He sailed with other famous co...
James Austin1670 ca1703
 
17041710 ca
 An English pirate and member of the crew of the the The Charles, led by Captain Daniel Plowman in...
Daniel Chevalle1660 ca1703
 
17041704, Jun 30
 an English officer, pirate, he worked in the Caribbean. He was a member of the crew of the pirate...
Daniel Chuley1670 ca1703
 
17041710 ca
 English pirate, he worked in the Caribbean. He was a member of the crew of the pirate ship The Ch...
John Clifford1670 ca1703
 
17041730 ca
 an English pirate, he worked in the Caribbean. He was a member of the crew of the pirate ship The...
Gabriel Davis1670 ca1703
 
17041710/1711
 an English pirate, he worked in the Caribbean. He was a member of the crew of the pirate ship The...
John Dorothy1670 ca1703
 
17041710/1712
 an English pirate, he worked in the Caribbean. He was a member of the crew of the pirate ship The...
Nicholas Dunbar1670 ca1703
 
17041710/1713
 an English pirate, he worked in the Caribbean. He was a member of the crew of the pirate ship The...
Thomas Farrington1670 ca1703
 
17041710/1714 ca
 an English pirate, he worked in the Caribbean. He was a member of the crew of the pirate ship The...
Paul Giddens1670 ca1703
 
17041710/1715 ca
 an English pirate, he worked in the Caribbean. He was a member of the crew of the pirate ship The...
John Harwood1670 ca1703
 
17041710/1716 ca
 an English pirate, he worked in the Caribbean. He was a member of the crew of the pirate ship The...
Anthony Holding1660 ca1703
 
17041704, Jun 30
 Quartermaster of The Charles, first serving under Daniel Plowman and then under John Quelch. An ...
Joseph Hutnot1670 ca1703
 
17041710/1718 ca
 an English pirate, he worked in the Caribbean. He was a member of the crew of the pirate ship The...
Charles James1670 ca1703
 
17041710/1719 ca
 an English pirate, he worked in the Caribbean. He was a member of the crew of the pirate ship The...
Isaac Johnson1670 ca1703
 
17041710/1720 ca
 an English pirate, he worked in the Caribbean. He was a member of the crew of the pirate ship The...
William Jones III1670 ca1703
 
17041710/1721 ca
 an English pirate, he worked in the Caribbean. He was a member of the crew of the pirate ship The...
Charles King1670 ca1703
 
17041710/1722 ca
 English pirate, he worked in the Caribbean. He was a member of the crew of the pirate ship The Ch...
Francis King1660 ca1703
 
17041704, Jun 30
 an English officer, pirate, he worked in the Caribbean. He was a member of the crew of the pirate...
John King II1670 ca1703
 
17041710/1724
 an English pirate, he worked in the Caribbean. He was a member of the crew of the pirate ship The...
John Lambert [2]1660 ca1703
 
17041704, Jun 30
 an English officer, pirate, he worked in the Caribbean. He was a member of the crew of the pirate...
Richard Lawrence1670 ca1703
 
17041727 ca
 an English pirate, he worked in the Caribbean. He was a member of the crew of the pirate ship The...
Nicholas Lawson1670 ca1703
 
17041710/1726 ca
 an English pirate, he worked in the Caribbean. He was a member of the crew of the pirate ship The...
Matthew Primerunknown1703
 
1704unknown
 Crew member of The Charles, commanded by John Quelch Turned King's evidence (and pardoned) at the...
Captain John Quelch16661703
 
17041704, Jun 30
 an English pirate who had a lucrative but very brief career of about one year. His chief claim to...
Eugenio Borg1670 ca1704
 
 
17041710 ca
 Maltese knight and pirate of the Mediterranean Sea.
Lionel Wafer16401679
 
17051705
 a Welsh explorer, buccaneer and privateer. A ship's surgeon, Wafer made several voyages to the So...
Abraham Samuelunknown1690
 
17051705
 a mulatto pirate, born in Martinique, of the Indian Ocean in the days of the Pirate Round in the ...
Captain Danielunknown1700
 
1705unknown
 Raided in the Caribbean, his adventures are described by the French missionary father Labat.
John Breck1670 ca1703
 
17051710 ca
 an English pirate, he worked in the Caribbean. He was a member of the crew of the pirate ship The...
Dennis Carter1670 ca1703
 
17061710 ca
 an English pirate, he worked in the Caribbean. He was a member of the crew of the pirate ship The...
John Halsey16621705
 
17081708
 a colonial American privateer and a later pirate who was active in the Atlantic and Indian Oceans...
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...
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...
Captain Dennis McCarthyunknown1690
 
1718unknown
 ref: the history of pirates. Of New Providence, Bahama Islands. This pirate and prize-fighter wa...
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...
Doctor Thomas Dover16601702
 
17201742
 an English physician. He is remembered for his common cold and fever medicine Dover's powder, his...
John Clippertonunknown1700
 
17221722
 Sailed with William Dampier in 1703
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,...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
Jean Francois Chambrayunknown1687
 
1756unknown
 Knight of Malta
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