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Ship Manifest for "SS Farnorth"
List of Passengers
Sailing from St. John's. Nfld. April 11th 1928
Arriving Boston, Mass, USA April 16th 1928

LIST OR MANIFEST OF PASSENGERS FOR THE UNITED STATES IMMIGRATION OFFICER AT PORT OF ARRIVAL

NO. ON LIST NAME IN FULL AGE yrs/mos SEX MARRIED OR SINGLE DATE AND PLACE OF BIRTH IN USA IF NATURALIZED, DATE AND LOCATION ADDRESS IN UNITED STATES
LIST OF UNITED STATES CITIZENS SAILING FROM ST. JOHN'S NFLD, ARRIVING AT BOSTON, MASS, USA, APRIL 16th 1928
1 BURDEN, Violet B 16 F Single July 31 1911, Chelsea, Mass   227 Chestnut St, Chelsea, Mass

1 3 4 5 6 7 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 17 18 21 22a 22b 22c 23 24a 24b 24c 33 34 35
No. on List Name in Full Age
Yrs/Mos
Sex Married
or Single
Calling or
Occupation
Nationality Race Place of Birth
Country/City or Town
Immigration Visa Number Issued at Date-
Verification of Landing
Last Permanent Residence
Country/City or town
Name and Address of Nearest Relative or Friend in Country Whence Alien Came Final Destination
State/City or Town
Whether In Possession of $50 Whether in USA before? Year or Period of Years Where? Whether Joining a Relative or Friend/Name and Address Whether Alien Intends to Return to Country Whence he Came Length of Visit in United States Whether Alien Intends to become Citizen of United States Height
Feet/Inches
Complexion Color of Hair/Eyes
LIST OF PASSENGERS SAILING FROM ST JOHN'S NFLD
LIST 4
FIRST CABIN PASSENGERS
1 MAYO, John W 26 M M Fisherman Nfld English Nfld/Pardy's Island 4-C 1469 St John's April 11 1928 USA/Glouster Father, Ben Mayo, Burin, Nfld Mass, Gloucester Yes Yes 1923-28 Gloucester Wife, Selena Mayo, 6 Orchid St, Gloucester No Perm Yes 5'5" Med Brn/Brn
LIST 1
SECOND CABIN PASSENGERS
1 O'REILLY, Anastatia 17 F S None Nfld English Nfld/Corbin 4-C 1449 St John's April 9/28 Nfld/Corbin Father, Edward O'Reilly, Corbin, Nfld Mass/Somerville Yes No     Bro., Stanislaus O'Reilly, 43 Quincy St, Somerville No Indef Yes 5' 4½" Fair D Br/Brn
2 BROWN, Susannah 56 F M Housewife Nfld English Nfld/Grand Bank 4-C 1212 St John's Jan 14/28 Nfld/Burin Bro., John Keating, Grand Bank, Nfld Mass/Somerville Yes No     Husband, Michael Brown, 43 Quincy St, Somerville No Indef Yes 5' 3½" Med Br Gr/Brn
3 HOUSTON, Catherine F 21 F S None Nfld English Nfld/Torbay 4-C 1447 St John's April 9/28 Nfld/Outer Cove Father, David Houston, Outer Cove, Nfld Mass/East Boston Yes No     Brother, Daniel Houston, 15 Maverick Sq, E Boston No Indef Yes 5' 6" Med Aubn/Blue
4 KAVANAUGH, Annie M 21 F S Domestic Nfld English Nfld/Logy Bay 4-C 1446 St John's April 9/28 Nfld/Logy Bay Father, James Kavanaugh, Logy Bay, Nfld Mass/East Boston Yes No     Cousin, Mrs M Walsh, 15 Maverick Sq, E Boston No Indef Yes 5' 5½" Med Brn/Blue
5 WHELAN, Bridget 18 F S Domestic Nfld English Nfld/Torbay 4-C 1412 St John's March 31/28 Nfld/Torbay Father, Laurance Whelan, Torbay, Nfld Mass/Cambridge Yes No     Sister, Mrs J Hanlon, 5 Fairwood Circle, Cambridge No Indef Yes 5' 5" Med L Br/Blue
6 BOONE, Marion 18 F S Tailoress Nfld English Nfld/Clarke's Beach 4-C 1445 St John's April 9/28 Nfld/St John's Father, Archibald Boone, St John's, Nfld Mass/Jamaica Plain Yes No     Sister, Mrs J Noftell, 78 Mozart St, Jamaica Plain No Indef Yes 5' 4½" Med Brn/Brn
7 SMITH, Ethel 22 F S Domestic Nfld English Nfld/Bay Bulls Arm 4-C 1444 St John's April 9/28 Nfld/St John's Father, Nathaniel Smith, Bay Bulls Arm, Nfld Mass/Jamaica Plain Yes No     Cousin, Mrs J Noftell, 78 Mozart St, Jamaica Plain No Indef Yes 5' 2" Med Brn/Blue
8 BROWN, William 29 M M Fisherman Nfld English Nfld/Burin 4-C 1448 St John's April 9/28 Nfld/St John's Wife, Margaret Brown, Burin, Nfls Mass/Somerville Yes No     Father, Michael Brown, 43 Quincy St, Somerville No Indef Yes 5' 6" Med D Brn/Grey
9 SHUTE, Moses 42 M M Carpenter Nfld English Nfld/Harbour Grace 4-C 1457 St John's April 10/28 Nfld/Harbour Grace Wife, Susie Shute, Harbour Grace, Nfld Mass/Chelsea Yes No     Friend, Walter Shute, 82 Chestnue St, Chelsea No Indef Yes 5' 8½" Med L Brn/Blue
10 TUCKER, William 38 M M Fisherman Nfld English Nfld/Port de Grave 4-B     USA/Newport Wife, Mary Tucker, Port de Grave, Nfld Mass/Medford Yes Yes 1923-27 Boston Sister, Mrs S B Wheeler, 123 Willis Ave, Medford No Indef Yes 5' 4" Med Blk/Grey
11 GEORGE, Hayward 42 M M Mechanic Nfld English Nfld/Harbour Grace 4-B     USA/Chelsea Wife, Theresa George, Harbour Grace, Nfld Mass/Chelsea Yes Yes 1919-27 Chelsea Friend, J Dion, 173 Welanieeisuit? St, Chelsea No Indef Yes 5'10½" Med Brn/Blue
12 BYRNE, Patrick 26 M M Fisherman Nfld English Nfld/Harbour Grace 4-C 1466 St John's April 11/28 Nfld/Harbour Grace Wife, Gertrude Byrne, Harbour Grace, Nfld Mass/Everett Yes No     Brother, Ronald Byrne, 324 Ferry St, Everett No Indef Yes 5' 9½" Med Brn/Blue
13 NOSEWORTHY, Charles 26 M M Fisherman Nfld English Nfld/Belleoram 4-C 1460 St John's April 10/28 Nfld/lBelleoram Wife, Jessie Noseworthy, St Jacques, Nfld NY/Poughkeepsie Yes Yes 1919 Gloucester Friend, Maxwell Sheppard, Poughkeepsie, NY No Indef Yes 5' 9" Med Brn/Blue
14 MALONEY, James 43 M M Fisherman Nfld English Nfld/Witless Bay 4-B     USA/East Boston Wife, Norah Maloney, Witless Bay, Nfld Mass/East Boston Yes Yes 1923-27 Boston Friend, E Coady, 117 Maverick St, E Boston No Indef Yes 6" Med Fair/Blue
15 KEARNEY, Patrick 38 M M Fisherman Nfld English Nfld/Harbour Grace 4-B     USA/Malden Wife, Mary Kearney, Harbour Grace, Nfld Mass/Malden Yes Yes 1913-27 Various Parts Sister, Alice Norcott, 49 Sheefs St, Malden No Indef Yes 5' 8" Med D Brn/Brn
16 KEARNEY, John 42 M M Const Iron Worker Nfld English Nfld/Harbour Grace 4-C 1465 St John's April 11/28 Nfld/Harbour Grace Wife, Christina Kearney, Harbour Grade, Nfld Mass/Malden Yes Yes 1923-26 Boston Sister, Alice Norcott, 49 Sheefs St, Malden No Indef Yes 5' 9" Med Br/Gr
17 LODER, Fred G 18 M S Fisherman Nfld English Nfld/Hant's Harbour 4-C 1453 St John's April 10/28 Nfld/Hants Harbour Father, Allan Loder, Hant's Harbor, Nfld Mass/Cambridge Yes No     Uncle, Walter Rowe, 202 Franklin St, Cambridge No Indef Yes 5' 6" Med Fair/Blue
18 DAWE, Harold 18 M S Fisherman Nfld English Nfld/Port de Grave 4-B     USA/Newport Father, Abram Dawe, Port de Grave, Nfld Mass/Boston Yes Yes 1927 Newport Friend, George Raymond, 57 Fleet St, Boston No Indef Yes 6' 1" Med D Brn/Blue
19 DAWE, Herbert 31 M M Fisherman Nfld English Nfld/Port de Grave 4-B     USA/Newport Wife, Annie Dawe Port de Grave, Nfld RI/Newport Yes Yes 1927 Newport Friend, Mr Seebonnett, Fish Co, Newport RI No Indef Yes 5' 6" Med Brn/Blue
20 MERCER, Edward S 22 M S Laborer Nfld English Nfld/Bay Roberts 4-C 1458 St John's April 10/28 Nfld/Bay Roberts Father, John Mercer, Bay Roberts, Nfld Mass/Cambridge 45 Yes 1925-26 Cambridge Friend, Lavina Mercer, 30 Prince St, Cambridge No Indef Yes 5' 7½" Med Brn/Blue
21 SHEA, Philip 32 M M Land Surveyor Nfld English Nfld/Argentia 4-C 1424 St John's April 4/28 Nfld/St John's Wife, Ida Shea, St John's, Nfld RI/Newport Yes No     Friend, John Wilson, 117 West Part St, Providence No Indef Yes 5' 8" Med D Brn/Blue
22 BARDEN, Ethel May 17 F S Domestic Nfld English Nfld/Broad Cove 4-C 1456 St John's April 10/28 Nfld/Broad Cove Mother, Martha Moran, Blackhead, Nfld Mass/Chelsea Yes No     Sister, Mrs E Trickett, 32 Shurtleff St, Chelsea No Indef Yes 5' 3" Med Brn/Blue
23 JAMES, Fanny L 27 F M Housewife Nfld English Nfld/Winterton 4-C 1451 St John's April 10/28 Nfld/Hants Harbour Father, Aaron Green, Winterton, Nfld Mass/Everett 27 No     Husband, Arthur James, 56 Woodville St, Everett No Indef Yes 5' 7" Med Brn/Brn
24 PARSONS, Bertha 19 F S None Nfld English Nfld/Harbour Grace 4-C 1452 St John's April 10/28 Nfld/Harbour Grace Father, Freeman Parsons, Harbor Grace, Nfld Mass/Everett 48 No     Cousin, Mrs R Parsons, 50 Vernal St, Everett No Indef Yes 5' 3½" Med D Brn/Brn
25 GEORGE, Evelyn L 17 F S None Nfld English Nfld/Harbour Grace 4-C 1454 St John's April 10/28 Nfld/Harbour Grace Mother, Theresa George, Harbor Grace, Nfld Mass/Chelsea 48 No     Brother, Robert George, 173 Woniesismitt St, Chelseqa No Indef Yes 5' 5" Fair Brn/Grey
26 BUTT, Edward 36 M M Const Iron Worker Nfld English Nfld/Broad Cove 4-C 1461 St John's April 10/28 Nfld/Broad Cove Wife, Minnie Butt, Broad Cove, Nfld Mass/Chelsea 68 Yes 1915 Boston Friend, John Butt, 116 Marlborough St, Chelsea No Indef Yes 5' 6" Med Brn/Hazel
27 GREEN, James 56 M M Ship's Carpenter Nfld English Nfld/Greens Harbour 4-C 1455 St John's April 10/28 Nfld/Greens Harbour Son, Clement Green, Green's Harbor, Nfld Mass/Cambridge 68 Yes 1910-19 Boston Daughter, Mrs S Willie, 24 Lopez St, Cambridge No Indef Yes 5' 7" Med Br Gr/ Brn
28 BURDEN, Josaeph 43 M M Fisherman Nfld English Nfld/Broad Cove 4-B     USA/Chelsea Wife, Laura Burden, Broad Cove, Nfld Mass/Chelsea 341 Yes 1923-27 Various Parts Bro-in-law, Ed Wareham, 227 Chestnut St, Chelsea No Indef Yes 5' 6" Med Dk Brn/Blue
29 MORGAN, Henry 45 M M Carpenter Nfld English Nfld/Cupids 4-B     USA/Chelsea Wife, Susannah Morgan, Cupids, Nfld Mass/Chelsea 67 Yes 1927-27 Chelsea Brother, Robert Morgan, 224 Chestnut St, Chelsea No Indef Yes 6' Med Brn/Blue
30 SHEPPARD, Eugene 26 M M Rigger Nfld English Nfld/Harbour Grace 4-B     USA/Waverly Wife, Winnifred Sheppard, Harbour Grace, Nfld Mass/Watertown 58 Yes 1923-27 Watertown Niece, Mrs Geo Roberts, 60 Laurel St, Waterton No Indef Yes 5' 2" Med Brn/Blue
LIST 2
SECOND CABIN PASSENGERS
1 SHEPPARD, Maxwell 34 M M Fisherman Nfld English Nfld/Harbour Grace 4-B     USA/Waverly Wife, Emma Sheppard, Harbour Grace, Nfld Mass/Waverly Yes Yes 1927-28 Waverly Cousin, William Hiscock, 63 Beech St, Waverly No Perm Yes 5' 9" Med Dk Br/Blue
2 SULLIVAN, Peter 25 M S Fisherman Nfld English Nfld/Harbour Grace 4-C 1450 St John's April 9/28 Nfld/Harbour Grace Father, Edward Sullivan, Harbour Grace, Nfld Mass/Cambridge Yes Yes 1925-27 Cambridge Uncle, Paul Sullivan, 2286 Massachusetts Ave, Cambridge No Perm Yes 5' 8" Med Brn/Brn
3 PARSONS, Moses 27 M M Fisherman Nfld English Nfld/Harbour Grace 4-B     USA/Revere Wife, Florence Parsons, Harbour Grace, Nfld Mass/Revere Yes Yes 1927 Revere Uncle, John Gillespie, 331 Reservoir Ave, Revere No Perm Yes 5' 8" Med Brn/Brn
4 CLEARY, Bernard 42 M M Fisherman Nfld English Nfld/Harbour Grace 4-B     USA/East Boston Wife, Elizabeth Cleary, Harbour Grace, Nfld Mass/East Boston 40 Yes 1926-27 East Boston Sister, Mrs Agnes Dooley, 252 Princeton St, East Boston No Perm Yes 5' 8" Med Brn/Blue
5 KING, William 51 M M Carpenter Nfld English Nfld/Kingston 4-B     USA/Neponset Wife, Margaret King, Kingston, Nfld Mass/Neponset Yes Yes 1907-27 Mass Sister, Mrs M Granville, 7 Walnut Court, Neponset No Perm Yes 5' 7" Med Fair/Blue
LIST OF PASSENGERS SAILING FROM HALIFAX, N.S., 14TH APRIL, 1928, ARRIVING BOSTON, MASS, 16TH APRIL, 1928
FIRST CABIN PASSENGERS
LIST 5
1 MANNETTE, Miss Beatrice 26 F S Domestic Canada French Canada/West Chezzetcook 4-B     Canada/Halifax Mass/Newton Father, H, Mannette, West Chezzetcook, N.S. Mass/Dorchester Yes Yes 1924/1927 Newton Friend, Mrs H Hayes, 89 Alexander St, Dorchester Yes Indef No 5' 3" Dk Dk/Brn
2 ROMO, Daniel 30 M M Carpenter Canada French Canada/West Chezzetcook 4-B     Mass/Brighton Wife, Mrs D Romo, West Chezzetcook, N.S. Mass/Brighton Yes Yes 1922 Brighton Aunt, Mrs E Romo, 50 Winship St, Brighton Yes Indef No 5' 11" Dk Dk/Brn
3 BEAMAN, Mrs Mary E 67 F W Domestic Canada English Canada/Kars 4-B     Mass/Lynn Son, M L C Beaman, 102 Windmill Rd, Dartmouth Mass/Lynn Yes Yes 1919-1928 Mass Home-57 Howard St, Lynn, Mass No Perm Y 5' 6" Fr Brn/Hazel
4 LESLIE, Ray L 35 M S Carpenter Canada Scotch Canada/Spry Bay 4-B     R.I./Providence Mother, Mrs G Leslie, 150 Lake Rd, Dartmouth Mass/Lynn Yes Yes 1927 Providence Friend, Geo Woolaver, 7 Waddington Pl, Lynn Yes Indef No 5' 11" Med Brn/Grey
5 GAY, Mrs Charles A 64 F M Wife Canada English Canada/St John 3-2     Canada/ Halifax Husband, Mr A W Gay, 70 Vernon St, Halifax Mass/Allston Yes Yes 1927 Allston Son, C E Gay, 1193 Commonwealth Ave, Allston Yes 6 months No 5' 2" Dk Dk/Brn
5 MacLEAN, Mrs Agnes 31 F M Wife Canada Scotch Canada/ Iona 3-2     Canada/Halifax Husband, M J MacLean, 101½ Charles St, Halifax Mass/Rockland Yes Yes 1908 Boston Sister, Mrs V L McDonald, 91 Pacific St, Rockland Yes 6 weeks No 5' 5" Fr Brn/Grey
6 MacLEAN, Geraldind M C 2 F S Chld Canada Scotch Canada/Iona 3-2     Canada/Halifax Father, M J MacLean, 101½ Charles St, Halifax Mass/Rockland         Accompanying Mother Yes 6 weeks No   Fr Fr/Blue
SECOND CABIN
1 POWERS, Clyde M 32 M M Painter Canada Irish Canada/Ship Harbor 4-B     Mass/Quincey Uncle, Patrick Powers, 2 Cornwallis St, Halifax Mass/Quincey Yes Yes 1923-28 Quincey Sister, Mrs J Bourilier, 611 Washington St, Quincey No Perman Yes 5' 6" Dk Dk/Brn
2 McINTOSH, Walter Allen K 19 M S Laborer Canada Scotch Caqnada/Inverness 4-C 1829 Halifax, N.S. 13th Apr/28 Canada/Inverness & Dartmouth Father, Kenneth McIntosh, Inverness Mass/So Boston Yes Yes 1922 So Boston Sister, Mrs J Driscoll, 5 Scott Place, So Boston y Indef No 6' 2" Fr Fr/Blue

Data Omitted Above
Column Description
2 Head-Tax Status
8 All passengers were able to read and write English
16 No. on List
19 Ticket to final destination?
20 By whom passage paid
25-30 Various questions - Polygamist? Aanarchist?
31 Whether arrested or deported at any time
32 Health
33 Deformed
37 Marks of Identification

Contributed by Sandra Forward-Warner (May 2006)
and Transcribed by Mary Rawlinson (November 2007)

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