Henry Morgan Timeline

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  • c. 1635
    The buccaneer Henry Morgan is born in Wales.
  • 1658
    Henry Morgan operates as a privateer under the command of Sir Christopher Myngs in the Caribbean.
  • 1662
    The buccaneer Henry Morgan is made a militia officer and captain of a prize vessel on Jamaica.
  • 1664
    The buccaneer Henry Morgan attacks Villahermosa on the Spanish Main.
  • 1665
    The buccaneer Henry Morgan marries his cousin Mary Elizabeth, the daughter of his uncle Sir Edward Morgan.
  • 1665
    The buccaneer Henry Morgan attacks Tabasco and Gran Granada on the Spanish Main.
  • Jul 1668
    A buccaneer force led by Henry Morgan attacks and captures Portobelo on the Spanish Main.
  • Apr 1669
    A buccaneer force led by Henry Morgan captures the port of Maracaibo. on the Spanish Main.
  • Jan 1671
    A buccaneer force led by Henry Morgan attacks and captures the port of Panama on the Spanish Main.
  • Apr 1672
    The buccaneer Henry Morgan is arrested and sent to London for his unlawful attack on Panama on the Spanish Main.
  • 1674
    Sir Henry Morgan is appointed Lieutenant Governor of Port Royal.
  • 25 Aug 1688
    The former buccaneer Sir Henry Morgan dies on Jamaica of ill health.
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