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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Women_in_piracy

While piracy was predominantly a male occupation, a minority of pirates were women. On many ... Because of the resistance to allowing women on board, many female pirates did not identify themselves as such. Anne Bonny, for example, dressed and acted as a man while on Captain Calico Jack's ship. :285 She and Mary ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Women_in_the_United_States_Navy

Many women have served in the United States Navy for over a century. Today, there are over 52,391 women serving on active duty in an array of traditional ( administrative, medical, etc.) and non-traditional (aviation, combat systems, etc.) ratings or careers. Like their male counterparts, female sailors are expected to adhere to .... In 1972, Roseann Roberts became the first female helicopter plane captain ...

www.answers.com/Q/What_is_a_female_captain_of_a_boat_called

There's not a female version of the word captain.When a woman achieves the rank, she shall be called Captain as well.

crew-center.com/female-cruise-ship-captains

Jun 27, 2016 ... Every ship has a captain, but on larger percentage on the ships in the ... since the cruise industry slowly is incorporating female captains into ...

www.travelandleisure.com/articles/first-american-female-captain-kate-mccue-celebrity-cruises

Jul 17, 2015 ... Earlier this week, Celebrity Cruises made a major announcement: For the first time in the cruise industry, an American female would be ...

www.quora.com/Are-female-ship-captains-referred-to-as-the-old-lady

No. The title old man usually referes to the Captain behind his back. No one ... The Master is informally called the "old man" but never in the first person, as in you would never address the Master as old man but if you were ...

www.express.co.uk/expressyourself/170747/Sarah-Breton-The-first-female-cruise-ship-captain

Apr 22, 2010 ... For Sarah is Captain Breton, the first female captain in P&O Cruises' ... She joined Royal Princess (the ship which is now called Artemis) as ...

www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/northamerica/usa/7437034/US-Navy-crews-mutiny-against-the-Sea-Witch-captain-who--belittled-them.html

Mar 14, 2010 ... Captain Holly Graf was relieved of her command of the cruiser USS ... the US Navy could produce female commanders as good as their male comrades. ... on the bridge of a US Navy ship there is hardly any talking, let alone profanities. ... Investigators were told that Capt Graf repeatedly called her senior ...

www.marinersmuseum.org/sites/micro/women/timeline/index.htm

1745 Most documented female sailors were English, not American. .... 1854, Joseph Hathorn of Richmond, Maine, married a young schoolteacher named Susan. ... The ship's captain, Samuel Pierson, reportedly modified his cabins for Mrs.