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John Winter
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John Winter was born Unreferenced
1724-09-15 ca.
Santa Cruz de Tenerife
The Caroline/George came to Santa Cruz 96
1724-11-03
Santa Cruz de Tenerife
The Caroline/George left Santa Cruz 96
1724-11-03
The Caroline/George was taken in a mutiny 96
At ten at night, Gow and his gang started fire guns. Most of the officers were at sleep, but captain Freneau was on deck. He was seized by Winter, Melvin and Rollson. One of them stabbed the captain in his throat, and Gow shot him twice with his pistols before pushing him into the sea. Gow took command of the vessel and Williams became lieutenant. They changed the name to The Revenge.
1724-11-03
Oliver Ferneau died 96
At ten at night, Gow and his gang started fire guns. Most of the officers were at sleep, but captain Freneau was on deck. He was seized by Winter, Melvin and Rollson. One of them stabbed the captain in his throat, and Gow shot him twice with his pistols before pushing him into the sea.
1724-12-30 ca.
Cape Finisterre
Gow put Williams in iron 96
After an argue about taking a large ship, Williams went for the powder room to blow it up. But he was stopped and put with the other prisoners.
1725-03-17
The Calf of Eday
Gow came ashore 96
After having Scollay as hostage, Gow came ashore to meet Fea. He was seized together with his two men, Peterson and Winter.
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John Winter died Unreferenced
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