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James Langton *1550?? - +?? English captain and pirate.

In his youth, he sailed as a seaman on board the Lords of Cumberland.

In 1585 James joined the fleet of Francis Drake, who commissioned and funded the queen commanded punitive expedition to Spain. The aim was to free the captured English ships grain and according to his will plunder the most Spanish cities. Along the way they learned that the captured ships were already released. Therefore changed the plan and set sail to the Caribbean for a very rich Santo Domingo, which was the capital of the Spanish domination in Central America. December 31, 1585, the city was easily captured from the land, because the Spaniards were expecting an attack only from the sea.

The following day the English town brutally plundered from the population chose a rich ransom and burned it. Then plundered more Saint Augustine. After June 10, 1586 landed at Roanoke Island, who was the first English colony in North America. From the request of the local governor took the English settlers back to England. July 27, 1586 landed at Portsmouth with great fanfare.

In 1588 he participated in the successful repulse Felicissima Spanish Armada (Invincible Armada). See John Hawkins.

In early 1593, sailed from Plymouth fleet of three ships sent by the Earl of Cumberland. ANTHONY flagship captain and commander of the expedition James Langton, PILGRIM Captain Francis Slingsbyho a small DISCOVERY. In August resupply St Lucia and Martinique and then plundered the coast of Venezuela and Margarita. In doing so, captured nine ships and get rich booty. In the next seven months plundered Spanish ships and settlements, including the blockade of Hispaniola. In February 1594 defeated two Spanish galleons, one of them captured and added to its fleet. The ship sent PILGRIM prey to England.

March 16, 1594 Langton sailed with the fleet in Puerto Cabello false flag. After a three-day battle acquired a rich booty of seven ships under the command of Admiral Diego Ramirez, including its flagship SAN DIEGO. May 25, 1594 with great fanfare returned to England with a rich booty. O that is shared with the Earl of Cumberland, who plunder financed from other raids. Of Captain James Langton thus became immensely wealthy citizen.

John Lambert *1660?? - +30.6.1704. English officer, pirate, he worked in the Caribbean. He was a member of the crew of the pirate ship CHARLES Captain Daniel Plowman. 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 Lambert caught and imprisoned.
In early June, he was taken to court in Boston. John Lambert was based on the testimony of crew members found guilty and sentenced to death by hanging. The execution was carried out at the Friday, 30.6.1704. The course of execution secured the regiment of musketeers. He also attended by several officials of the Admiralty Court, two ministers and a few monks.

It is the first judicial executions in America.

Richard Lawrence *1670?? - +1710?? English pirate, he worked in the Caribbean.

He was a member of the crew of the pirate ship CHARLES Captain Daniel Plowman.

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 Richard Lawrence caught and imprisoned.

In early June, he was taken to court in Boston. Richard Lawrence was based on the testimony of crew members found guilty and sentenced to several years of imprisonment.

Nicholas Lawson *1670?? - +1710?? English pirate, he worked in the Caribbean.

He was a member of the crew of the pirate ship CHARLES Captain Daniel Plowman.

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 Nicholas Lawson caught and imprisoned.

In early June, he was taken to court in Boston. Nicholas Lawsoin was based on the testimony of crew members found guilty and sentenced to several years of imprisonment.

Gabriel Loffe *?? - +1720?? Swedish Pirate. He sailed on the ship Captain William Kidd ADVENTURE PRIZE in the Caribbean and the Indian Ocean.

Transferred from the frigate MOCHA to Kidd's ship ADVENTURE GALLEY in April 1698 at Madagskaru. He was a loyal member of the crew, as well as other known members of the team: Richard Barleycorn, Robert Bradinham, Hendrick van der Heul, William Jenkins, Robert Lamley, William Moore (who was killed during the revolt William Kidd October 30, 1697), Able Owens, Joseph Palmer and Hugh Parrot. The entire crew with William Kidd was arrested July 6, 1699 in Boston. After a year of imprisonment were brought to trial in England. Loffe in court, inter alia, also testified about the events at the meeting with Robert William Kidd Culifordem in Madagascar in 1698 was sentenced to death by hanging, but was immediately pardoned.

Robert Lamley *1684 - +1750?? English pirate. He sailed on the ship Captain William Kidd ADVENTURE GALLEY in the Caribbean and the Indian Ocean.

When he was twelve years old broke him as a lifeguard ship's cook Able Owens. He was a loyal member of the crew as well as other known members of the team: Richard Barleycorn, Robert Bradinham, Hendrick van der Heul, William Jenkins, Gabriel Loffe, William Moore (who was killed during the revolt William Kidd October 30, 1697), Able Owens, and Hugh Joseph Palmer Parrot. The entire crew with William Kidd was arrested July 6, 1699 in Boston. After a year of imprisonment were brought to trial in England. Lamley in court, inter alia, also testified about the events in the revolt October 30, 1697. He was sentenced to death by hanging, but was immediately pardoned.

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