Edward Teach, better known as Blackbeard, was the captain of the Queen Anne's Revenge as the most infamous pirate of all time. He also captained the sloop Adventure.

Blackbeard had 14 unofficial wives and fathered over one hundred children. He was killed in 1718. Although his last home was in the city of Bath....his treasure is buried between the Smith and Tangier Islands in the middle of the Chesapeake Bay. '

Edward "Thatch" "Teach" Drummond's ghost is rumored to roam and haunt Tangier Island.