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William Markham *1545?? - +září 1578. English officer, boatswain a pirate.

He was a member of the crew by Francis Drake in 1570 and attended all his robberies expeditions to the Caribbean. Together plundered many Spanish ships, towns and villages. See Francis Drake.

He was an officer on the ship MARYGOLD. With Vice Admiral Drake in 1577 set sail on a journey around the world. In the Caribbean and along the Atlantic plundered Spanish ships and settlements. In September 1578, after passage through the Straits of Magellan to ship in a storm sank with all hands. See John Thomas.

Richard Minivy *1545?? - +prosinec 1578. English pirate.

He was a member of the crew by Francis Drake in 1560 and attended all his robberies expeditions to the Caribbean. Together plundered many Spanish ships, towns and villages.

He was also on the ship GOLDEN HIND (PELICAN) Vice Admiral Francis Drake on a world tour in 1577 to Chile's Coquimbo, where he was captured in November 1578 by the Spanish and executed in December. See Francis Drake.

Thomas Moone *1545?? - +1595. English captain and pirate, was originally a carpenter.

He became a member of the crew of Francis Drake in 1572 and attended all his robberies expeditions to the Caribbean. Together plundered many Spanish ships, towns and villages.

He was captain of a small ship in the fleet CHRISTOPHER Vice Admiral Francis Drake on a trip around the world in the years 1577-1580.

From the Strait of Magellan sailed as an officer on the ship GOLDEN HIND.

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

In 1589 he took part in expeditions English Armada (Contra Armada, Invencible Inglesa) in Spain and Portugal under the command of Admiral Francis Drake. The invasion ended in utter disaster. See Francis Drake.

The last unsuccessful raids Francis Drake in the Caribbean in 1595 during an attack on Cartagena was killed Thomas Moone.

William Mason *?? - +1692. English captain and pirate. He served in the Caribbean and the Indian Ocean.

In 1689 he was a member of the crew on the ship SAINTE ROSE, which the rebels under the leadership of William Kidd seized and later renamed it to BLESSED WILLIAM. In February 1690 on the island of Antigua joined Robert Culliford and this ship William Kidd was stolen. Renamed it to JACOB and crew William Mason opted for captain. In 1691 they stopped in New York at Governor to give them a bribe was forgiven piracy and privateering was given the right to challenge the French ships from Quebec. With the prospect of easy prey and attacked the English ships. NASSAU also captured a ship and Edward Coates was elected its captain. In late 1692 Captain Mason was murdered Edward Coates at the stop for supplies on an uninhabited island somewhere in the Indian Ocean.

William Moore *1665?? - +30.10.1697. English pirate, master gunner.

He sailed on the ship Captain William Kidd ADVENTURE GALLEY in the Caribbean and the Indian Ocean. He did not like the arbitrariness of Captain Kidd and the fact that the crew members had become pirates against their will. Therefore, raised a revolt and its October 30, 1697 William Kidd shot during an altercation peppermint.

William Maze též William May *?? - +1700?? English pirate captain PEARL and also knownPEARL OF RHODE ISLAND. He served in the Caribbean and the east coast of South America since 1689 Invaded also Dutch ships of the fleet Mocha. Also sailed with Henry Every to ship FANCY. He was on the list of pirates who had William Kidd seize or destroy.

John Miller *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 John Miller caught and imprisoned.

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

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