Each day we offer you at least one different Fact of the Day, which is usually Pirate orientated:
Fact of the Day:-
Anne Bonny’s life was, by far, not as adventurous as Mary Read’s, but it had been a hard life. She was a bastard daughter of an attorney of Cork in Ireland, whose wife had left him because of his loose way of life. Her mother was a maid in her father’s household.
In the beginning Anne was dressed as a boy, pretending to be the son of her father’s friend, who had been apprenticed to him to learn the legal business. Her father later put aside all pretensions and decided to live openly with his former maid.