Jean-Pierre Pedigree - Ladies man, Dandy, Poser
Pigfoot - A pleasant man, fond of a quiet game
or Bury-my-navel, he plays
several musical instruments including
lute, flute, and
is Learning the newt.
Bosun Nathan Stools - Useless sailor, inept navigator,
it is thought
the other pirates let him join them so
they could have somewhere
These three are all that remain of the crew of the pirate
ship “The Painted Lady “, which was sunk by a French
Guadeloupe in 1725, and carrying a cargo
of Spanish silver,
rice, and 3 small bottles of Tabasco.
These three escaped on a
piece of decking that made
a serviceable raft, floating northwards
on the Gulf Stream,
entering what is now known as the Bermuda
the night of the Full Moon, January 14 th 1726.