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Vessels Arriving at Quebec 1870 With Assisted Passengers

"The following table gives the number of Emigrants assisted by various Societies in Great Britain, who furnished us with lists of the people they sent out." from Sessional Papers, 34 Victoria 1871 (64) pp. 24-25.




Date Ship's Name By whom Sent. Sexes Total
number of
Souls
Male Female Child
Apr 27 S.S. Austrian Rev. Mr. Herring 34 5 2 41
  " Lady Hatherton, Shanklin, Isle of Wight 15 8 15 38
  " Miss Logan 6 - - 6
" 28 Ship Lake Erie Working Men's National Emigration Association 22 6 16 44
" 29 S.S. Ottawa Paisley Society 15 9 25 49
May 2 " Medway British and Colonial Emigration Fund 230 173 97 500
" 5 " European Hon. Mrs. Hobart's Committee 102 82 144 328
" 5 Ship Lake Superior Bristol Club 19 8 21 48
   " Working Men's National Emigration Association 2 1 4 7
" 9 S.S. Nestorian British and Colonial Emigration Fund 10 10 26 46
   " Rev. Mr. Herring 35 29 53 117
  " Working Men's National Emigration Association 2 2 5 9
" 11 " St. Andrew Lady Spottiswood, Aberdeen 14 15 28 57
" 16 " Tweed British and Colonial Emigration Fund 98 100 278 476
  " Indian Mutiny Fund 5     5
  " Forest Gate Union 4     4
" 17 " Scandinavian British and Colonial Emigration Fund 26 20 58 104
  " Rev. Mr. Herring 14 5 4 23
  Scandinavian Boys' Home, Southampton Street, London 62     62
" 19 " Ganges British and Colonial Emigration Fund 187 180 351 718
  " Highgate Refuge 13     13
  " Boy's Refuge, Whitechapel 5     5
" 21 " St. Patrick Mrs. Thomas (Edinburgh) 4 4 17 25
" 24 " Peruvian Miss Macpherson 104 2   106
" 30 " Nova Scotian Mrs. Thomas (Edinburgh) 6 3 5 14
  " Rev. Mr. Herring 20     20
  " Lady Spottiswood (Aberdeen)   3 5 8
" 30 " Moravian British and Colonial Emigration Fund 46 35 69 150
  " Rev. Mr. Herring 14 6 11 31
  " Ragged School, London 19 13   32
  " Market Weighton Reformatory, Yorkshire 4     4
  " Bristol Club 2 2 2 6
June 2 " Avon British and Colonial Emigration Fund 116 106 272 494
" 6 " Austrian British and Colonial Emigration Fund 69 58 143 270
  " Bristol Club 6 5 11 22
  " Rev. Mr. Herring 9 7 7 23
" 9 " Ottawa Mr. Shaw (Glasgow) 1 2 3 6
" 13 " Prussian Hon. Mrs. Hobart's Committee 96 87 157 340
  " Rev. Mr. Herring 49 36 55 140
  " British and Colonial Emigration Fund 26 15 25 66
" 13 Ship Strathblane Bristol Club 14 6 18 38
  " Working Men's National Emigration Association 62 31 69 162
" 15 S.S. St. David Rev. A.W. Leet (Landfort)   6   6
June 16 H.M.S. Tamar Emigration board, London 184 114 203 501
" 21 S.S. Nestorian Rev. Mr. Herring 10 5 8 23
  " Hon. Mrs. Hobart's Committee 1     1
  " British and Colonial Emigration Fund 3 4 10 17
" 27 H.M.S. Crocodile Emigration Board, London 291 238 387 916
" 28 S.S. Scandinavian Rev. Mr. Herring 26 20 26 72
" 29 " Medway British and Colonial Emigration Fund 160 124 280 564
July 4 " Peruvian Rev. Mr. Herring 18 2 4 24
  " Ragged School (London) 18     18
" 11 " Moravian Rev. Mr. Herring 8 2   10
" 13 " Tweed British and Colonial Emigration Fund 133 115 241 489
" 14 " Ganges British and Colonial Emigration Fund 206 155 355 716
" 18 " Austrian Rev. Mr. Herring 8 3 5 16
" 25 " Prussian " 8 4 8 20
  " Miss Rye 10 20 120 150
  " Dungannon Union   4 4 8
" 27 " St. David Mr. Shaw (Glasgow) 5 3 6 14
" 31 " Nestorian Rev. Mr. Herring 6 1 1 8
  " Miss Macpherson 64   5 69
Aug 3 " Atlas British and Colonial Emigration Fund 83 62 122 267
" 7 " Scandinavian Hon. Mrs. Hobart's Committee 52 51 97 200
  " Mount St. Bernard Reformatory (Leicestershire) 2     2
  " Market Weighton Reformatory (Yorkshire) 6     6
" 8 " Avon British and Colonial Emigration Fund 52 42 71 165
" Ship Lake Superior Working Men's National Emigration Association 10 8 16 34
" 10 S.S. St. Patrick Mr. Shaw (Glasgow) 4 4 3 11
" 15 " Peruvian Rev. Mr. Herring 69 33 44 146
" 20 " Medway British and Colonial Emigration Fund 10 3 11 24
" 22 " Moravian Hon. Mrs. Hobart's Committee 17 21 33 71
  " Rev. Mr. Herring 14 6 12 32
" 28 " Austrian Rev. Mr. Nugent (Liverpool) 13 8 13 34
Sept 3 " Tweed British and Colonial Emigration Fund 3 4 9 16
" 4 " Prussian Miss Macpherson   57 32 89
" 11 " Nestorian Hon. Mrs. Hobart's Committee 8 8 19 35
" 12 Ship St. Leonards Working Men's National Emigration Association 90 24 40 154
" 20 S.S. Scandinavian National Emigration League 17 12 14 43
Oct 3 " Moravian " 5 3 10 18
Oct 9 S.S. Austrian " 5 3 1 9
" 17 " Prussian " 4     4
" 26 " Nestorian Mount St. Bernard Reformatory (Leicestershire) 3     3
Nov 9 " Peruvian Miss Rye   13 90 103
" 13 " Moravian National Emigration League 4 4 6 14
      3,225 2,260 4,302 9,787


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