SS Canima

SS Canima

Bermuda to New York
14 January 1878


I, T Liddicoat, Master of the SS Canima, do solemnly, sincerely and truly swear that the following List or Manifest, subscribed by me, and now delivered by me to the Collector of the Customs of the Collection District of New York, is a full and perfect list of all the passengers taken on board of the said SS (Canima) at Bermuda from which port said SS (Canima) has now arrived, and that on said list is truly designated the age, the sex, and the occupation of each of said passengers, the part of the vessel occupied by each during the passage, the country to which each belongs, and also the country of which it is intended by each to become an inhabitant; and that said List or Manifest truly sets forth the number of said passengers who have died on said voyage, and the names and ages of those who died.

Sworn to this Jany 14, 1878, before me, (name illegible), so help me God. (Signed) T Liddicoat

List or Manifest of all the Passengers taken on board the SS Canima, whereof T Liddicoat is Master, from Bermuda, burthen 800 tons.

1  E Lee        40   Male   Merchant      US   US   Cabin
2  G Cumber     24   Male   Butcher       US   US   2F Cabin
3  C Harwood    28   Male   Ship Master   US   US   2F Cabin
4  J H Koff     42   Male   Ship Master   US   US   2F Cabin
5  J Jennings   27   Male   Actor         US   US   Steerage

(reference: National Archives and Records Administration, Film M237, Reel 411, List 37. )

Reproduced here with the generous permission of Janice Peterson  and the
Immigrant Ships Transcribers Guild