PEVEREL, WILLEM [SSNE 8374]

Surname
PEVEREL
First name
WILLEM, WILLIAM

Text source

William Peverel was an English privateer ('Sea-Beggar' or 'Wategeuzen') impressed into the service of the Prince of Orange, between 1568-1572. He was captured and executed by the Spanish.

 

Sources:

J.C.A. de Meij, De Watergeuzen en de Nederlanden, 1568-1572 (Amsterdam, 1972), p. 325.

 

This entry created by Mr Jack Abernethy.

Service record

THE LOW COUNTRIES, PRINCE OF ORANGE, SEA-BEGGAR FLEET
Departed 1572-12-31, as SAILOR
Capacity PRIVATEER, purpose NAVAL, MARITIME