The crew of the HMS Bounty


Crew Member  Rank    Born Died  Notes
William Bligh Captain 9 SEP 1754 6 DEC 1817
William Brown Gardener 1760 20 SEP 1793 Mutineer
Thomas Burkitt Able Seaman  1762 29 OCT 1792 Mutineer / Executed
Michael Byrne Able Seaman  1759 N/A Acquitted
Fletcher Christian Master's Mate  25 SEP 1764 3 OCT 1793 Mutineer / Murdered
Charles Churchill Master at Arms  1769 1789 Mutineer
William Cole Boatswain  1751 N/A Set adrift with Bligh
Joseph Coleman Armourer 1751 N/A Acquitted
Thomas Ellison Able Seaman  1770 29 OCT 1792 Mutineer / Executed
William Elphinstone Master's Mate 1751 JAN 1790 Set adrift with Bligh
John Fryer Master  15 AUG 1752 26 MAY 1817 Set adrift with Bligh
Thomas Hall Cook 1749 10 OCT 1789 Set adrift with Bligh
John Hallet Midshipman 1772 N/A Set adrift with Bligh
Perished aboard 
H.M.S. Penelope
Thomas Hayward Midshipman  28 JUL 1768 N/A Set adrift with Bligh
Peter Heywood Midshipman 6 JUN 1772 10 FEB 1831 Condemned but pardoned
Died a Senior Captain
Henry Hillbrant Able Seaman  1763 29 AUG 1791 Mutineer
Robert Lamb Butcher  1766 ABOUT 1789/90 Set adrift with Bligh
Lawrence Lebogue Able Sailmaker  1747 5 JUN 1795 Set adrift with Bligh
Thomas Ledward  Acting Surgen  ABOUT 1755/60 ABOUT 1789/90 Set adrift with Bligh
Sinking of the "Welfare"
Peter Linkletter Quarter Master N/A JAN 1790 Set adrift with Bligh
Isaac Martin Able Seaman  1758 20 SEP 1793 Mutineer
Thomas McIntosh Carpenter's Crew 1759 N/A Acquitted
William McCoy Able Seaman 1763 20 APR 1798 Mutineer
John Mills Gunner's Mate 29 APR 1749 20 SEP 1793 Mutineer
John Millward Able Seaman 1766 29 OCT 1792 Mutineer / Executed
James Morrison Boatswain's Mate ABOUT 1760 1 FEB 1807 Condemned but pardoned
Went down with 
H.M.S. Blenheim
William Muspratt Able Seaman  N/A BEFORE 1798 Pardoned
David Nelson Botanist  1740's 18 JUL 1789 Set adrift with Bligh
Charles Norman Carpenter's Mate  ABOUT 1761 N/A Acquitted
John Norton Quarter Master ABOUT 1753 MAY 1789 Set adrift with Bligh
William Peckover Gunner  1747 N/A Set adrift with Bligh
William Purcell Carpenter  N/A 10 March 1834 Set adrift with Bligh
Matthew Quintal Able Seaman 3 MAR 1766 1799 Mutineer
Mr Samuel Clerk  ABOUT 1761 N/A Set adrift with Bligh
George Simpson  Quarter Master's Mate ABOUT 1760 N/A Set adrift with Bligh
Richard Skinner Able Seaman 1765 30 AUG 1791 Mutineer
Alexander Smith ( John Adams ) Able Seaman  4 DEC 1767 5 MAR 1829 Mutineer
John Smith Cook  ABOUT 1751 N/A Set adrift with Bligh
George Stewart Midshipman  1766 30 AUG 1791 Mutineer
John Sumner  Able Seaman  24 MAR 1765 30 AUG 1791 Mutineer
Matthew Thompson Able Seaman  ABOUT 1750 1789 Mutineer
Robert Tinkler Boy  1772 N/A Set adrift with Bligh
John Williams Able Seaman  1761 20 SEP 1793 Mutineer
Edward Young Midshipman  1766 25 DEC 1800 Mutineer