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Pirates Of New England

Maine

Name

Years

Place Of Birth

Place Of Death

Rachel Wall

1760 - 1789

Carlisle PA

Boston MA

Hanged





Massachusetts

Name

Years

Place Of Birth

Place Of Death

John Quelch

1666 - 1704

London England

Boston MA

Hanged

Ned Low

1690 - 1724

London England

Martinique

Hanged

‘Black’ Sam Bellamy

1689 - 1717

Devonshire England

Wellfleet MA

Lost In Wreck

William Fly

???? - 1726

England

Boston MA

Hanged





Rhode Island

Name

Years

Place Of Birth

Place Of Death

Thomas Tew

166? - 1695

Newport RI


Mandab Strait

Killed In Action

Charles Harris

16?? - 1723

????

Newport RI

Hanged

Paulgrave Williams

1676 - ????

Newport RI

Unknown


Thomas Paine

1632 - 1715

Martha’s Vinyard

Conanicut Island

Natural Causes

William Mayes Jr.

16?? - 17??

Newport RI

Newport RI

Natural Causes

James Jaffers
(Charels Gibbs)

1794 - 1831

Newport RI

New York
Hanged









Biographies of those who they themselves indulged in sea robbery or by there actions made piracy a lucrative business in New England.