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William Snelgrave
Mother: Born:Date unknown
Father: Died:1763-07-01 ca.
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An English sea captain, slave trader, and ivory trader on the West African coast.

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William Snelgrave was born Unreferenced
1704-07-01 ca.
Akwa Akpa
Snelgrave bought slaves at Old Callabar 27
During my first voyage, in the year 1704. It was on board the Eagle Galley of London, commanded by my father.
1718-12-01 ca.
London
The Bird left London 128
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1718-12-10
Hellevoetsluis
The Bird was driven on shore at Hellevoetsluis 128
At Helvoetsluys the Bird was driven on shore in a violent storm. The ship was stuck in the sand but got no damage. A canal was dug to release the ship
  Bird
1719-01-20 ca.
Hellevoetsluis
The Bird left Hellevoetsluis 128
  Bird
1719-02-01 ca.
Spithead
The Bird came to Spithead 128
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1719-02-10 ca.
Kinsale
The Bird came to Kinsale 128
  Bird
1719-04-01
Tagrin Bay, Sierra Leone
Snelgrave was attacked by pirates 27
At the Sierra Leone River, Snelgrave met three pirate ships who had taken ten English ships.
1719-05-10
Tagrin Bay, Sierra Leone
Snelgrave left Sierra Leone 27
1722-01-15 ca.
Anomabu
Snelgrave met Messervy 27
1722-06-01 ca.
Jamaica
Snelgrave came to Jamaica 27
1763-07-01 ca.
William Snelgrave died 129
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