Voyage of Woodbridge, Benjamin from Boston to Barbados in 1715

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 RecID:   4282
 Mariner:   Woodbridge, Benjamin
 Age:   34
 Origin:   Boston
 Destination:   Barbados
 Duration (mths):   0.0
 Year:   1715
 Wage (£Sterling):   0.00
 Home:   Boston
 Tonnage:   130
 Sources:   CO 33 15;
 Notes:   Ship Elizabeth & Margaret of Boston with 10 guns entered Barbados on Apr 11, 1715 and cleared for London on Aug 3, 1715. A Wm. Hamilton was also mentioned as shipmaster above Woodbridge's name. This often indicates that Hamilton was formerly the master. Woodbridge may have been the 1st mate who took over the job of captain possibly after Hamilton's death.

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