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This Scotch pirate was hanged, with other members of Gow's crew, at Wapping in June, 1725.
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Revenge Crew:
Belvin , James: Bo'son on the Revenge, commanded by Peter M'Kinlie. Said to be a good sailor but somewhat bloodthirsty. Hanged at Wapping in June, 1725.
Machauly , Daniel: Pirate from Scotland. Crew member of the Revenge, commanded by Peter M'Kinlie. Captured, tried, and hanged at Execution Dock at Wapping on J...
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This Scotch pirate was hanged, with other members of Gow's crew, at Wapping in June, 1725.

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William Melvinunknown1720
 
17291725

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
 An English pirate who was a member of both Edward Teach's and John Phillips' crews. Later became ...
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. Kitts in...
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 the 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...
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 v...
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...
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 ...
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...
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...
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
Captain George Roundsivelunknown1708
 
18 unknown
 Of the Bahama Islands. He refused to avail himself of King George's pardon to all pirates in 1717...
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