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Ship Manifest for "Stephano"
Departing from St. John's, NFLD March 3, 1915
Arriving in Halifax, Nova Scotia March 6, 1915
|Passenger No.||Amount of Cash in $||Name in Full||Age||M,S,W||Ever in Canada Before?||intend reside permanently?||Country of Birth||Race||Destination||Occupation, Previous Country ||IntendedOccupation, Canada||Religion|
|Male||Female||When||Where||How long||Post Office||Province|
|1||50.00||Hollett, Archibald||32||M||yes||1914||Halifax||3 mos||no||Newfoundland||Irish||Halifax||N.S.||TOURIST||Longshoreman||Roman Catholic|
|2||48.00||Mulley, Robert||22||S||yes||1914||Sydney||5 mos||yes||Newfoundland||Irish||Halifax||N.S.||Longshoreman||Longshoreman||Roman Catholic|
|3||8.00||King, Adolphus||20||S||no||---||---||---||yes||Newfoundland||English||Halifax||N.S.||Lumberman||GOING TO BROTHER||Protestant|
|6||---||Davis, Ishmael||28||S||yes||1915||Halifax||7 years||3 mos||St Martins, Dutch West Indies||African||Halifax||N.S.||RET'D CANADIANS||Sailor||Protestant|
|7||---||O'Brien, Frank||27||S||yes||1914||Halifax||1 day||no||Newfoundland||Irish||Boston||Mass.||UNITED STATES||Fisherman||Roman Catholic|
|8||---||Ammenoon(?), Archibald||30||S||yes||1914||Halifax||1 week||no||Newfoundland||English||England||Liverpool||TOURIST||Seaman||Protestant|
|9||---||Scanlan, Edward||59||M||yes||1905||Halifax||1 year||no||Canada||Irish||Halifax||N.S.||RET'D CANADIANS||Seaman||Roman Catholic|
|10||9.00||Stamp, John||30||S||yes||1906||Halifax||2 mos, 7 yrs ago||yes||Newfoundland||Irish||Halifax||N.S.||Bartender||Restaurant||Roman Catholic|
|11||---||Foley, Martin||40||M||yes||1915||Halifax||2 days||no||Newfoundland||Irish||Boston||Mass.||UNITED STATES||Seaman||Roman Catholic|
|12||---||Hurley, Robert||27||S||yes||1909||Halifax||3 days||no||Newfoundland||Irish||Rowley||Mass.||UNITED STATES||Presser||Roman Catholic|
|13||---||Goff, Edward||32||M||yes||1914||Sydney||1 day||no||Newfoundland||Irish||Cleveland||Ohio||UNITED STATES||Lake Pilot||Roman Catholic|
|14||---||Wade, Annie||19||(?)||yes||1914||Halifax||1 week||no||Newfoundland||English||Boston||Mass.||UNITED STATES||Housework||Protestant|
|Note ||Capitalized words indicate words stamped on the manifest.|
Although many ships making the St. John's-to-Halifax run continued on to New York, it is not certain that the Stephano continued to New York in this case. First of all, nothing in the pages I photo-copied suggests this. Furthermore, on 20 March 1915, the Stephano left St. John's with 250 men in Company D, Newfoundland Regiment, headed for Europe. I would expect that, for a period of time before 20th March, the ship had to be re-fitted to accomodate that many men, making a Halifax to New York continuation less likely. (But maybe Boston??).
Of course, this is only a conjecture at the moment. But I'm suggesting that the Stephano probably never arrived in New York in March, 1915.
|Data Omitted Above|
|2||No. of S.S. Contract Ticket (blank, for all 14 passengers)|
|7,8||Children under 14, Male, Female|
|24-27||Ever worked as farmer, farm labourer, etc.? If so, Which? How Long? When?|
|25-30||Various questions re polygamist, anarchist, etc.|
Transcribed and Contributed by Bruce King (October 2004)
Page Revised by Craig Peterman (Wednesday February 20, 2013)
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