Piracy

Flag of William Fly

https://www.strongholdnation.co.uk/history/piracy/flag-of-william-fly William Fly was an English Pirate who plied His ''trade'' off The Coast of The American Colonies in 1726. He and His Crew preferred to attack Slavers (Ships that carried …

Flag of Nicholas Brown

https://www.strongholdnation.co.uk/history/piracy/flag-of-nicholas-brown A Jamaican Pirate of English birth, Nicholas Brown was active in the early 18th Century. Originally commissioned as a Privateer by England against Spain, after hostilitie …

Flag of Daniel Johnson

https://www.strongholdnation.co.uk/history/piracy/flag-of-daniel-johnson Well known English Pirate Daniel Johnson terrorized The Caribbean in the 17th Century, earning Him the name ''Johnson The Terror'' from The Spanish. In addition to His '' …

Flag of Jacquotte Delahaye

https://www.strongholdnation.co.uk/history/piracy/flag-of-jacquotte-delahaye Jacquotte Delahaye was – as we have seen, was one of the few Female Pirates who operated in the 17th Century AD. Many cite that ''She'' may have been the combinatio …

Flag of Edward Teach ''Blackbeard''

https://www.strongholdnation.co.uk/history/piracy/flag-of-edward-teach-blackbeard   As we have seen, Captain Edward Teach, aka ''Blackbeard'', was one of the most memorable and infamous of all 17th Century AD Pirates. As vicious as they come, Blac …

Eustace The Monk

https://www.strongholdnation.co.uk/history/piracy/eustace-the-monk While the Brother of a Religious Order (Augustine) may the most unlikely candidate for Pirate – Eustace The Monk was actually (according to legend), one of the most …

Leigh Ashworth

https://www.strongholdnation.co.uk/history/piracy/leigh-ashworth Little is known of the Pirate Leigh Ashworth. Possibly in His late 20s and early 30s – Ashford no doubt hailed from England. He was originally a Privateer, commissi …

John Evans

https://www.strongholdnation.co.uk/history/piracy/john-evans John Evans was one of the few Welsh Pirates of the later ''Golden Age of Piracy''. He was active in The Caribbean for most of His ''career''. His birth date and much of H …

Jean Bonadvis

https://www.strongholdnation.co.uk/history/piracy/jean-bonadvis His birthdate unknown, French Pirate Jean Bonadvis was active in The Caribbean Seas in the early 18th Century, and was a one time Associate of ''Calico Jack'' Rackham &nd …

Barbary Pirates

https://www.strongholdnation.co.uk/history/piracy/barbary-pirates   Since their ''appearance'' as early as the 7th Century AD – the Privateers known as ''Barbary Pirates'' were a loosely organized Group who raided along The S …