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Vessels Arriving at Quebec 1838

(Extracted from the Immigration Report of 1838)

The column "By whom sent; Master" gives general comments and information about assistance which was given to some of the passengers on that vessel. If the Master of the vessel is known, his name will also be given. Some passengers were assisted to emigrate by the Poor Law Commissioners. Others were assisted by Parish funds while still others, were assisted by their landlord.

Quebec

Vessel From Whence Arrived

on or between

Passengers By whom sent; Master
Colborne London     wrecked at Port Daniel, Bay of Chaleurs in Oct and 42 died; blamed the Capt.
Joseph    wk ending July 21   some from Cape Breton where they lived for 10 years to Quebec then to Burford, London district
Eliza Greenock wk ending Aug 25   all to Upper Canada
Nereid London wk ending Aug 25   some sent by parish of Edenbridge, Kent
? ? wk ending Sept 29 200 Highlanders brought out by the British American Land Company to Port St. Francis in Eastern townships


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