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Henry Every
Birth: 1653
Death: 1696

Pirate. Seized the Grand Mogul treasure ship "Ganj-i-Sawai" which was filled with such a massive amount of money (5.2 million rupees) that it was said Every offered to pay off the British national debt with it in exchange for a pardon. Every embarked on his piratical career in 1694, taking over the British ship "Charles", renaming it "Fancy", then sailing off for the Indian Ocean, where he encountered and captured the "Sawai" in 1695. He was one of the few pirates who died a natural death without being arrested. His final fate is unknown; some accounts say he died a pauper in Bideford or Devon, England after being swindled of most of his loot. (bio by: Brian Macdonald) 
Body lost or destroyed
Specifically: He disappeared from the record after 1696
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Originally Created by: Brian Macdonald
Record added: Mar 07, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 13556746
Henry Every
Added by: Brian Macdonald
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