Ship Prudence

From Londonderry to Saint John, NB - 1838
transcribed by Cleadie B. Barnett, C.G. (C)

ref: RS 23/at PANB

Port of Londonderry: {July 1838}
A list of the crew and such Persons as have contracted to take their Passage on Board the Ship PRUDENCE of Londonderry Berthen & Registe'd 281 Tons
Robert Phillips Master for Saint John, NB. {NOTE: CBB / Since the ages are given for each passenger the first four cols. have been deleted from this record. They record the number of passengers in groups of : adult, under 14, under 7 and under 12 mos.}

NAMES OF PASSENGERS   AGE    RESIDENCE      OCCUPATION   TOTAL NO.
-------------------   ---    ---------      ----------   ---------

James Cust             15    Londonderry       -             1
Catharina Cavanaugh    22    Ct. Donegall      spinster      2
Mary Cavanaugh         20    Ct. Donegall      spinster      3
Mary McQuade           50    Ct. Fermanagh     widow         4
Jona. McQuade          17    Ct. Fermanagh     labourer      5
Patrick McQuade        12    Ct. Fermanagh     child         6
Mary McQuade           11    Ct. Fermanagh     child        7
Margaret McQuade       11    Ct. Fermanagh     child         8
Biddy McQuade           6    Ct. Fermanagh     child         9
Barney McQuade          4    Ct. Fermanagh     child        10
Robert Jones           24    Ct. Fermanagh     labourer     11
Catharine Obrien       25    Ct. Fermanagh     spinster     12
Bessy Obrien           20    Ct. Fermanagh     spinster     13
John Maguire           17    Ct. Donegall      labourer     14
Daniel Harrold         18    Ct. Donegall      labourer     15
Ann Quigley            22    Ct. Donegall      spinster     16
Wm. Quigley            17    Ct. Donegall      labourer     17
Elinor Quigley          6    Ct. Donegall      child        18
James Doherty           2    Ct. Donegall      child        19
Mary McMullan          42    Ct. Donegall      spinster     20
Alex McLucas           18    Ct. Donegall      labourer     21
Jane Lucas             21    Ct. Donegall      spinster     22
Wm. Gulligham          40    Ct. Donegall      labourer     23
James Gulligham        11    Ct. Donegall      child        24
Margaret McLaughlin    23    Ct. Donegall      wife         25
Anna McLaughlin         2    Ct. Donegall      child        26
Phillip McLaughlin      1/2  Ct. Donegall      child        27
John Kinnear           22    Glasgow           Dealer       28
Margaret Kinnear       23    Glasgow           wife         29
John Kinnear            1    Glasgow           child        30
James Doran            33    Cty. Donegal      labourer     31
Mary Doran             33    Cty. Donegal      wife         32
Jane Paskett           28    Cty. Tyrone       wife         33
John Paskett           40    Cty. Tyrone       labourer     34
Maria Paskett           5    Cty. Tyrone       child        35
Elizabeth Paskett       1    Cty. Tyrone       child        36
Mary Egan              13    Cty. Tyrone       child        37
Nancy Callam           24    Cty. Donegal      spinster     38
Catherine Callam       11    Cty. Donegal      child        39
Charles Deyermott      22    Cty. Donegal      labourer     40
James Cochran          21    Cty. Tyron        labourer     41
John McPhiling         21    Cty. Tyron        labourer     42
Sarah McPhiling        20    Cty. Tyron        wife         43
Teaque Fisher          23    Cty. Derry        labourer     44
Wm. McBay              20    Cty. Derry        labourer     45
Barns. McConaghy       21    Cty. Derry        labourer     46
Jane Gourley           28    Cty. Tyrone       spinster     47
Robert Forsyth         16    Cty. Donegal      labourer     48
Rebecca Forsyth        25    Cty. Donegal      wife         49
David Buchanon         28    Cty. Donegal      labourer     50
Rebecca Buchanon       25    Cty. Donegal      wife         51
Henry Buchanon          1/2  Cty. Donegal      child        52
John Anderson          27    Cty. Derry        labourer     53
Jane Anderson          21    Cty. Derry        wife         54
James Orr              21    Cty. Donegal      labourer     55
Michael Hilly          21    Cty. Fermagh      labourer     56
Susan Mulldoon          8    Cty. Fermagh      labourer     57
Bernard Mulldoon        6    Cty. Fermagh      labourer     58
John Mulldoon           4    Cty. Fermagh      labourer     59
Grace Haskin           24    Cty. Derry        spinster     60
Alex Baskin            22    Cty. Derry        labourer     61
Robert Baskin          25    Cty. Derry        labourer     62
Moses Baskin           23    Cty. Derry        labourer     63
Unity Kane             23    Cty. Derry        spinster     64
Jane McKissock         29    Cty. Derry        spinster     65
Henry Laughlin         25    Cty. Tyrone       labourer     66
Elizabeth Laughlin     20    Cty. Tyrone       spinster     67
Jane Laughlin          17    Cty. Tyrone       spinster     68
Sarah Ann Armstrong    21    Cty. Derry        spinster     69
Sally McClosky         21    Cty. Derry        spinster     70
Peggy McClosky         18    Cty. Derry        spinster     71
Jane Mullin            20    Cty. Derry        spinster     72
Isaac Leckey           38    Cty. Tyrone       labourer     73
Cathn. Leckey          38    Cty. Tyrone       wife         74
Eliza Leckey           10    Cty. Tyrone       child        75
Ann Leckey              8    Cty. Tyrone       child        76
Robert Leckey           3/4  Cty. Tyrone       child        77
George Alexander       16    Cty. Donegal      labourer     78
Robert Martin          20    Cty. Donegal      labourer     79
Isabella Martin        20    Cty. Donegal      wife         80
Mary Rodgers           23    Cty. Tyrone       spinster     81
Martha Kee             19    Cty. Derry        spinster     82
Susan McIntire         28    Cty. Derry        spinster     83
Rose Ridgate           20    Cty. Derry        spinster     84
John McConnell         23    Cty. Donegal      labourer     85
[Fanny] McConnell      56    Ct. Donegal       widow        86
Mary McConnell         26    Ct. Donegal       spinster     87
Margaret McConnell     24    Ct. Donegal       spinster     88
Sophia McConnell       18    Ct. Donegal       spinster     89
Charles McConnell       6    Ct. Donegal       child        90
(Wm.) McConnell         4    Ct. Donegal       child        91
Charles McHugh         30    Cty. Tyrone       labourer     92
Peggy Boyle            54    Cty. Tyrone       widow        93
Sally Boyle            17    Cty. Tyrone       spinster     94
Patrick Boyle          17    Cty. Tyrone       child        95
Martha Stewart         26    Ct. Fermaragh     spinster     96
James Cox              20    Ct. Derry         labourer     97
Catharine Cox          18    Ct. Derry         wife         98
Jewell McFarland       21    Ct. Tyrone        spinster     99
Danl. Logue            25    Ct. Donegal       labourer     100
Robert Patton          26    Cty. Tyrone       labourer     101
Eliza Newson           26    Ct. Donegal       spinster     102
Ann McMenary           20    Ct. Donegal       spinster     103
Sophia Caulfield       24    Ct. Donegal       spinster     104
James Bradley          23    Ct. Donegal       labourer     105
Eliza Hamilton         20    Ct. Tyrone        spinster     106
James Turner           63    Ct. Tyrone        farmer       107
Jane Turner            63    Ct. Tyrone        wife         108
Eliza Turner           19    Ct. Tyrone        spinster     109
Jane Turner            17    Ct. Tyrone        spinster     110
Margaret Turner        30    Ct. Tyrone        spinster     111
Sally Turner           [9]   Ct. Tyrone        spinster     112
Eliza Turner           [2]   Ct. Tyrone        spinster     113
Christy Turner         20    Ct. Tyrone        farmer       114
Eliza Meechan          13    Ct. Tyrone        child        115
Catherine McCallam     20    Ct. Derry         spinster     116
Ann Doherty            21    Ct. Tyrone        spinster     117
William [Baxter]       21    Ct. Tyrone        farmer       118
Becky Hunter           25    Ct. Donegal       spinster     119
Isabella Hunter        23    Ct. Donegal       spinster     120
James McGargan         20    Ct. Tyrone        labourer     121
Sally Kerr             15    Ct. Donegal       spinster     122
Thomas Griffith        21    Ct. Donegal       labourer     123
Biddy Griffith         20    Ct. Donegal       wife         124
Jane McLaughlin        20    Ct. Donegal       spinster     125
Charlotte Phillips     20    Ct. Fermanaugh    spinster     126
Patt McQuade           20    Ct. Fermanaugh    labourer     127
Dennis Carry           56    Ct. Donegal       labourer     128
Mary Carry             24    Ct. Donegal       spinster     129
Catherine Carry        21    Ct. Donegal       spinster     130
Thos. Neilly           26    Ct. Donegal       labourer     131
Biddy Doherty          20    Ct. Donegal       spinster     132
Catherine Doherty      18    Ct. Donegal       spinster     133
John Hunter            46    Ct. Donegal       Doctor       134
Mary Hunter            45    Ct. Donegal       wife         135
Mary Hunter            22    Ct. Donegal       spinster     136
Sarah Ann Hunter       13    Ct. Donegal       child        137
Isabella Hunter         2    Ct. Donegal       child        138
Wm. Hunter             20    Ct. Donegal       gentleman    139
James Hunter           17    Ct. Donegal       gentleman    140
Francis Hunter         15    Ct. Donegal       gentleman    141
Robert Hunter          15    Ct. Donegal       gentleman    142
Martha McCallum        22    Ct. Donegal       spinster     143
John Kee               21    Ct. Derry         labourer     144
Nathan Alexander       48    Ct. Donegal       farmer       145
Esther Alexander       41    Ct. Donegal       wife         146
Robert John Alexander  17    Ct. Donegal       farmer       147
Jane Mary Alexander    13    Ct. Donegal       child        148
Sarah Ann Alexander    11    Ct. Donegal       child        149
Matilda Alexander       9    Ct. Donegal       child        150
Charlotte Alexander     6    Ct. Donegal       child        151
Charles Wm. Alexander   3    Ct. Donegal       child        152
Rose Ann Lynch         17    Ct. Donegal       spinster     153
Mary Gulligher         36    Ct. Donegal       spinster     154
Thomas Kee             21    Ct. Donegal       labourer     155
James McLaughlin       25    Glasgow           labourer     156
John Bryson            52    Glasgow           Dealer       157
John Bryson            12    Glasgow           child        158
James Bryson           10    Glasgow           child        159
Joseph Bryson           8    Glasgow           child        160
Matilda Bryson          6    Glasgow           child        161
Robert Bell            28    Ct. Donegal       clerk        162
Matthew Ramsay         28    Ct. Donegal       farmer       163
Matty Ramsay           18    Ct. Donegal       wife         164
John McCutchel         20    Ct. Tryone        labourer     165
William Harkins        28    Ct. Donegal       farmer       166
Hannah Bryson          24    Glasgow           spinster     167
Ann McElroy            22    Ct. Tyrone        spinster     168
Edward Cunningham      19    Derry             labourer     169
George Kyle            59    Donegal           gentleman    170
Mary Kyle              48    Donegal           wife         171
Eliza Kyle             18    Donegal           spinster     172
Wm. Sweeny             16    Donegal           labourer     173
Saml. Martan           21    Glasgow           gentleman    174
Thos. Lee              23    Donegal           labourer     175
Mary [Hamtson]         26    Donegal           spinster     176
Biddy Boyle            20    Donegal           spinster     177
John Lee               25    Donegal           labourer     178
John Cassidy           20    Donegal           [...]        179
Mary Cassidy           21    Donegal           spinster     180

 140 Adults          140
  20 Under 14 years   10
  17 Under  7 years    5 2/3
   3 Under 12 months   -
 ----                -----
 180                 155 2/3 full passengers

Received from the Collector of Customs of Londonderry a Notice of the Commissioners of Customs respecting Provisions & Water according to Act of Parliament of 5 & 6 Wm. 4, Chap. 53  Regarding the Carriage of Passengers in Merchant Ships from the United Kingdom to the British possessions in America (this) Certificate Dated this 23rd May 1838.
      (signed) Robert Phillips

I Certify that all the Passengers named in this List Vitz 140 Adults, 20 Under 14 years and 17 Under 7 Years and 3 Under One Year are Shipped under the Section of her Majestys Government making in all One Hundred and Eighty persons.
Custom house, Londonderry 23rd May 1838 (signed) W. Scott Actg. Collr.
The foregoing List of passengers Corresponds with the Number on board the ship PRUDENCE examined by me.
St. John, NB July 11th 1838 (signed) G. I. Harding, M.D. Health Officer
Custom House  St. John, NB 14 Jul 1838  A Correct Copy
       W. Whiteside  Po Col* {*Port Collector ?}


Updated:Saturday, 07-Dec-2002 11:48:31 MST