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Ship Manifest for "SS Nova Scotia"
Departing from Liverpool, England July 12th 1928
Departing St. John's, Nfld. July 21st 1928
Departing Halifax, Nova Scotia July 24th 1928
Arriving in Boston, Massachusetts July 26th 1928

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 LIVERPOOL, ENG, JULY 12th, 1928, ARRIVING AT BOSTON, MASS, USA, JULY 26th, 1928
LIST 2
1 WOOD, Richardson King 34 M S Irvington, New York, 26th Novr, 1903   Milbrook, New York
LIST OF UNITED STATES CITIZENS SAILING FROM ST JOHN'S, NFLD, JULY 21st 1928, ARRIVING AT BOSTON, MASS, USA, JULY 26th 1928
LIST 4
1 BREEN, Robert Joseph 46 M M   Boston, Mass, 9th September, 1913 10 Hamlin St, So Boston, Mass
2 BREEN, Robert Joseph 10 M S 20th September, 1918, St Boston, Mass   10 Hamlin St, So Boston, Mass
3 PENNEY, Annie 49? F M   Exeter, N H, 3rd April, 1928 51 Pearl St, Portsmouth, NH
LIST 6
1 ARNOLD,Katherine 44 F S 1st January, 1884, Portland, Ore   Hood College, Frederick, MD
2 BANE, Mary Cecilia 41 F S 11th October, 1887, Worcester, Mass   35 Columbus Ave, Somerville, Mass
3 COLLINS, James M 44 M M 4th February 1884, North Adams, Mass   233 Fellsway East, Malden, Mass
4 RAPP, Olga 46 F S 26th June 1882, Cincinatti, OH   29 Alexandre Apartments, Wolvers Hills, Cincinatti, OH
5 WYSE, David 39 M M   Boston, Mass, 12th November, 1918 30 West Eagle St, East Boston, Mass
6 WYSE, Marguerite 11 mos F S 15th August, 1927, East Boston, Mass   30 West Eagle St, East Boston, Mass
LIST OF UNITED STATES CITIZENS SAILING FROM HALIFAX, N S, JULY 24th 1928, ARRIVING AT BOSTON, MASS, USA, JULY 26th, 1928
LIST 4
1 COLLINS, Grace M 44 F M 24th July, 1884, Whitefiled, Mass   233 Fellsway, East; Malden Mass
2 CONLEY, Elizabeth 41 F M 3rd May 1887, Ware, Mass   144 Commonwealth Ave, Boston, Mass
3 FOLEY, Mary H 24 F S 6th July, 1904, Lexington, Mass   1 Craigie St, Cambridge, Mass
4 FOLEY, Margaret L 22 F S 28th October, 1906, Medford, Mass   1 Craigie St, Cambridge, Mass
5 HOWARD, Muriel L 32 F M 28th May, 1896, Ware, Mass   59 Church St, Ware, Mass
6 POLLAK, Leo 48 M M 22nd September, 1979(sic), Chicago, Ill   408 Union Trust Building, Cincinnati, Ohio
7 POLLAK, Barbara 49 F M 4th April, 1879, Cincinnati,Ohio   408 Union Trust Building, Cincinnati, Ohio
8 ROHAN, Grace C 32 F S 12th September, 1896, East Hampton, Mass   2 Southampton St, East Hampton, Mass
9 ROHAN, Marie 31 F S 13th June, 1897, East Hampton, Mass   2 Southampton St, East Hampton, Mass

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

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 Sex Married
or Single
Calling or
Occupation
Nationality Race Place of Birth
Country/City or Town
Immigration Visa Number Issued at Date Last Permanent Residence
Country/City or town
Name and Address of Nearest Relative or Friend in Country whench Alien Came Final Destination
State/City or Town
In Possession of $50 Whether In USA before? Year or Period of Years Where? Whether Joining 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
PASSENGERS SAILING FROM LIVERPOOL, ENG., JULY 12th 1928 - ARRIVING BOSTON MASS, USA, JULY 26th 1928
FIRST CABIN PASSENGERS
LIST 1
1 FINDLAY, John 43 M MARRIED OR SINGLE General Merchant Scot English Scotland/Dundee 3-2,#256 Dundee, Scotland 6/18/28 Jamaica/Kingston Father-in-Law, Mr Wm Bippie, Muirhead, Dundee,Scotland Jamaica/Kingston Yes Yes 1927 NY Proceeding to Jamaica via New York Yes 2weeks No 5' 8" Drk Brn/Blue
STEERAGE PASSENGERS
LIST 1
1 GRUNDY, Frederick 40 M S Carpenter English English England/Stoke on Trent 4B,392695/317295 Stoke on Trent June 1923 USA/Syracuse Sister, Mrs Kent, 21 Eversley Rd, Longton, Stoke on Kent, England New York Yes Yes 1927 New York Sister, Mrs Jennie Shenton, 2103 South Geddes St, Syracuse, NY No Reside Yes 5' 5½" Med Brn/Hzl
PASSENGERS SAILING FROM ST JOHN'S, NEWFOUNDLSND, 21ST JULY, 1928, ARRIVING BOSTON, MASS, 26TH JULY, 1928.
FIRST CABIN PASSENGERS
LIST 2
1 BRODERS, Mary Gabriel 47 F S Nun Nfld Irish Nfld/St John's 3-2 St John's 21st July 1928 Nfld/Witless Bay Presentation Convent, Cathedral Sq, St John's,Nfld NH/Manchester Yes No     Sister M Joseph, St Patricks Orphanage, Manchester, NH Yes 2 mnths No 5' 4" Drk Brn/Brn
2 BRYANT, Emily E 24 F S Stenographer Nfld English Nfld/Hickman Harbour 3-2 Return Ticket   Nfld/St John's Sister Rev J G Joyce, Hamilton St, St John's,Nfld Nfld/St John's Yes No     To remain on board Yes 2 days No 5' 6" Fair Light/Grey
3 CODNER, Ella 42 F M Housewife Nfld English Nfld/St John's 3-2 Letter from Colonial Secretary   Nfld/St John's Husband, Capt Codner, Central Fire Station, St John's, Nfld Mass/Boston Yes No     Cousin,Mrs N Sampson, 155 Saratoga St, East Boston, Mass Yes 3 mos No 5' 5" Med Gry/Brn
4 CODNER, Margaret 17 F S Student Nfld English Nfld/St John's 3-2 Letter from Colonial Secretary   Nfld/St John's Father, Capt Codner, Central Fire Station, St John's, Nfld Mass/Boston Yes No     Cousin,Mrs N Sampson, 155 Saratoga St, East Boston, Mass Yes 3 mos No 5' 2" Med Brn/Brn
5 HOWELL, Emma L 30 F S Bookkeeper Nfld English Nfld/Carbonear 4-B Returning from temporary visit to Nfld   USA/Boston Mother, Mrs A W Howell, Carbonear, Nfld Mass/Boston Yes Yes 1923-28 Mass Uncle, Mr N E Gillespie, 51 Worcester St, Boston, Mass No Reside Yes 5' 6" Med Brn/Brn
6 KENEDY, Mary Jane 54 F M Housewife Nfld English Nfld/Avondale 3-2 Letter from Colonial Secretary   Nfld/Avondale Husband, Mr M Kennedy, Avondale, Nfld Mass/Dorchester Yes Yes 1898-1900 Mass Son, Mr J M Kennedy, 4 S Sudan St, Dorchester, Mass Yes 3 mos No 5' 2" Med Brn/Grey
7 LEAMY, Mary Philomena 29 F S Nun Nfld Irish Nfld/St John's 3-2 St John's 21st July 1928 Nfld/Witless Bay Rev J J Leamy, P P, Oderan, Placentia, Nfld NH/Manchester Yes No     Sister M Joseph, St Patricks Orphanage, Manchester, NH Yes 2 mos No 5' 6" Drk Brn/Brn
8 LEE, Hannah 28 F S School Teacher Nfld English Nfld/Petty Harbour 3-2 Letter from Colonial Secretary   Nfld/Petty Harbour Father, Mr F Lee, Petty Harbour, Nfld Mass/Braintree Yes No     Aunt, Mrs Healy, 46 Marshall St, Braintree, Mass Yes 2 mos No 5' 2" Med Brn/Brn
9 O'KEEFE, Mary 28 F S School Teacher Nfld English Nfld/Placentia 3-2 Letter from Colonial Secretary   Nfld/Placentia Father, Mr P J O'Keefe, Placenatia, Nfld Mass/Boston Yes No     Mrs C D Wyse, 20 West Eagle St, Boston, Mass Yes 2 mos No 5' 3" Med Brn/Grey
10 RYAN, Lucy A 34 F M Housewife Nfld English Nfld/Petty Harbour 4-C, 1925 St John's, Nfld 27th June/28 Nfld/St John's Sister, Mrs Mary Lee, Petty Harbour, Nfld Mass/Roxbury Yes Yes 1926 Mass Husband, Mr J Ryan, 54 Rockland Av, Roxbury, Mass No Perm Yes 5' 6" Med Brn/Brn
11 SEAWARD, Isabella 19 F S   Nfld English Nfld/New Perlican 3-2 Letter from Colonial Secretary   Nfld/New Perlican Father, Mr Edward Seawell, New Perlican, Nfld Mass/Beverley Yes No     Sister, Mrs E Donlon, 41 Prospect St, Beverley, Mass Yes 4 mos No 4' 10" Fair Light/Blue
12 WYSE, Elizabeth 35 F M Housewife Nfld English Nfld/Placentia 4-B Returning from temporary visit to Nfld   USA/Boston Father, Mr H Hartigan, Placentia, Nfld Mass/Boston Yes Yes 1926-28 Mass Husband, Mr David Wyse, 30 West Eagle St, Boston, Mass No Reside Yes 5' 6" Med Brn/Brn
SECOND CABIN PASSENGERS
LIST 4
1 FORWARD, Thomas Chesley 18 M S Rigger Nfld English Nfld/Carbonear 4-B Returning from Temporary vsit to Nfld   USA/Everett Mother, Mrs G Forward, Carbonear Nfld Mass/Everett Yes Yes 1926-28 Mass Uncle, Mr F Taylor, 122 Glendale St, Everett, Mass No Reside Yes 5' 8" Med Brn/Blue
2 JEANS, Fanny Ward 24 F S None Nfld English Nfld/Whitbourne 4-C, 31 St John'n 11th July/28 Nfld/St John's Father, Mr William Jeans, St John's, Nfld Conn,Hartford Yes No     Friend, Mrs E Barnes, 99 Seymour Av West No Reside Yes 5' 3½" Med Brn/Blue
3 LeSHANE, Mabel Georgina 33 F M Housewife Nfld English England/Bath 3-2 Letter from Colonial Secretary   Nfld/St John's Husband, Mr William LeShane, St John's, Nfld Mass/Roxbury $40 No     Son, Mr Howard LeShane, 45 Quincey St, Roxbury Yes 4 mos No 5' 8" Fair Grey/Blue
4 LONG, Gordon Cecil 18 M S Machinist Canada English Canada/Sydney 4-B Returning from Temporary vsit to Nfld   USA/Boston Grandmother, Mrs H Pike, Carbonear, Nfld Mass/Boston Yes Yes 1926-28 Mass Father, Mr Wm Long, 432 East 5th St, East Boston No Reside Yes 5' 3" Med Brn/Brn
5 MARTIN, Anastatia 22 F S Domestic Nfld English Nfld/Trepassey 4-C, 32 St John's 11th July/28 Nfld/Trepassey Father, Mr E Martin, Trepassey, Nfld Mass/Melrose Yes No     Aunt, Mrs M Fitzgerald, 2 Panama St, Melrose,Mass No Reside Yes 5' 3½" Med Brn/Brn
6 MAHER, Bridget 21 F S Tailoress Nfld English Nfld/St John's 4-C,14 St John's 5th July/28 Nfld/St John's Mother, Mrs L Maher, St John's, Nfld Mass/Boston $65 No     Sister, Mrs C Savanagh, 11 Buttonwood St, Dorchester, Mass No Reside Yes 3' 3½" Med Brn/Brn
7 MERCER, James 57 M M S A Officer Nfld English Nfld/Bay Roberts 3-2     Canada/Catherines, Ontario Wife, Mrs A Mercer, 92 Welland Av, Catherines, Ont Ont/Catherines Yes Yes 1928 Mass En route to Canada Yes 3 days No 5' 7" Med Grey/Blue
8 MERCER, Cyril James 18 M S Timekeeper Nfld English Canada/Toronto 3-2     Canada/Catherines, Ontario Mother, Mrs A Mercer, 92 Welland Av, Catherines, Ont Ont/Catherines Yes Yes 1928 Mass En route to Canada Yes 3 days No 5' 6" Fair Light/Blue
9 PRETTY, Alfred Graham 27? M S   Nfld English Nfld/Dildo 4-C, 68 St John's 21st July/28 Nfld/Dildo Father, Mr S J Pretty, Dildo, Nfld NH/Portsmouth Yes No     Aunt, Mrs Annie F Penney, 31 Pearl St, Portsmouth, NH No Reside Yes 2' 10" Med Brn/GreyBlue
10 PYE, Mary Florence 17 F S Domestic Nfld English Nfld/Spaniards Bay 4-C, 56 St John's 18th July/28 Nfld/Spaniards Bay Father, Mr E Pye, Frenchman's Island, Labrador Mass/Chelsea Yes No     Brother, Mr Archibald Pye, 121 Clark Ave, Chelsea, Mass No Reside Yes 5' 3" Med Brn/Blue
11 ROBERTS, Edward George 24 M M Machinist Nfld English Nfld/St John's 3-2 St John's 10th July/28 Nfld/St John's Father, Mr K Roberts, St John's, Nfld Conn/Hartford Yes Yes 1922 NY Brother-in-Law Mr E Barnes, 99 Seymour Ave, West Hartford, Conn No Reside Yes 5' 8" Med Brn/Blue
12 ROBERTS, Rosie Florence 21 F M Housewife Nfld English Nfld/Harbour Grace 3-2 St John's 10th July/28 Nfld/St John's Father, Mr B Hutchins, 18 Alexandra St, St John's Conn/Hartford Yes No     Sister, Mrs G Barnes, 99 Seymour Ave, West Hartford, Conn No Reside Yes 5' 4" Med Brn/Blue
13 WILANSKY, David 32 M S Merchant Russia Russian Russia/Minske   Letter from Bank   Nfld/St John's Father, Mr S Wilansky, St John's Nfld NY/New York Yes Yes 1928 NY Leightons Hotel, New York, NY Yes 2 wks No 5' 4" Med Bck/Brn
LIST OF PASSENGERS SAILING FROM HALIFAX, N.S., 24TH JULY, 1928, ARRIVING BOSTON, MASS, 26TH JULY,1928
FIRST CABIN PASSENGERS
LIST 8
1 McGRATH, Noah 51 M M Merchant Canada English Canada/Halifax 4-B     USA/Los Angeles Mother, Mrs Ellen McGrath, Halifax, NS Calif/Los Angeles Yes Yes 1892-1928 Calif Wife, Mrs Noah McGrath, 550 Park View St, Los Angeles, Calif No Reside Yes 5' 10" Med Gry/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? anarchist?
31 Whether arrested or deported at any time
32 Health
33 Deformed or crippled
37 Marks of Identification

Contributed by Sandra Forward-Warner (2007)
and Transcribed by Mary Rawlinson (December 2007)

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