Anne Bonny as played by Clara Paget in Black Sails. The real Anne Bonny, born 1702, Kinsale, Ireland, and was a famous female pirate operating in the Caribbean. She sailed with Captain Jack "Calico Jack" Rackham, on the pirate sloop Revenge. Captured in 1720, Anne and her fellow pirates were taken to Jamaica and sentenced to hang but Anne disappeared only to surface later in South Carolina. She died there 22 April 1782.