Nominal GunsUnknownref:1257
NationalityGreat Britain
OperatorPrivate Owners
Ship TypeSloop ref:1257
Last known1760ref:1257


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric Equivalentref:1290


1758Martin Luther, Sylvester Childref:1291

6 Commanding Officers

22.4.1757 - Captain (Privateer)Mark Anthony de Wolf (1726-1793)ref:129030.5.1757 - Captain (Privateer)Thomas Martinref:129029.7.1757 - Captain (Privateer)Joseph Owenref:129027.4.1758 - Captain (Privateer)Simeon Smithref:12571759Captain (Privateer)Caleb Cranstonref:125717.9.1760 - Captain (Privateer)Silas Cookref:1257

2 Commissioned Officers

1759First Lieutenant (Privateer)Sion Martindale (c.1733-1785)ref:12571759Second Lieutenant (Privateer)Benjamin Cranstonref:1257

4 Warrant Officers

1759Gunner (Privateer)Robert Jollsref:12571759Master (Privateer)Jeremiah Hawkinsref:12571759Carpenter (Privateer)John Hardenref:12571759Surgeon (Privateer)John McMullenref:1257

Notes on Ship

Letter of Marqueref:1290

1757, April 22. Rhoba. Sloop. Tons 50.

Commander, Mark Anthony D'Wolf.

Bond. £1500.

Bonders, Mark Anthony D'Wolf, mariner, Bristol, principal; Martin Luther and Sylvester Childs, both of Warren, sureties.

Equippers, Martin Luther, Sylvester Childs, James Brown and Cromwell Childs; all of Warren.

Witnesses, John Luther, Caleb Carr.

N. P. VI, 262. Marine Bonds.


1757, May 30. Rhoba. Sloop. Tons 55.

Commander, Thomas Martin.

Bond. None recorded.

Equippers, Martin Luther and Sylvester Child; both of Warren.

N. P. VI. 281.


1757 July 29. Rhoba. Sloop. Tons 55.

Commander, Joseph Owens.

Bond. Not recorded.

Equippers, Martin Luther and Sylvester Childs; both of Warren.

N. P. VI, 396.


1758, July 27. Roby. Sloop. Tons 50.

Commander, Simeon Smith.

Bond. £1500.

Bonders, Simeon Smith, mariner, Providence, principal; Martin Luther and Sylvester Child, merchants, both of Warren, sureties.

Equippers, Sylvester Child and Martin Luther & Co.

Witnesses, Thomas Ward, Samuel Gifford.

N. P. VII, 50.


1760, Sept. 17. Roby. Sloop.

Commander, Silas Cooke.

Bond. £1500.

Bonders, Silas Cooke, gentleman, Providence, principal; Martin Luther and Cromwell Childs, merchants, of Warren, sureties.

Witnesses, Andrew Olyphant, Silas Downes.

Marine Bonds.


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