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Eighteenth century Irish pirate whose story was told in the book A General History of the Pyrates. She was arrested for piracy in 1720 and sentenced to death, but was granted a stay of execution due to pregnancy and was later released.
Her family emigrated from Ireland to the “new world” (North America) when she was young and her father became a successful merchant.
She never hid her gender and was known as a competent, respected pirate.
How did Anne Bonny die?
|Cause of death||Unknown|
|Age of death||80 years|
|Birthday||March 8, 1702|
|Death date||April 22, 1782|
|Place of death||Charleston, South Carolina, United States|
|Place of burial||N/A|