Hamilton, Bermuda to New York
18 January 1876
DISTRICT OF NEW YORK - PORT OF NEW YORK
I, W^m E. *Whitter, 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 the said Ship at Hamilton, Ba from which port said Vessel 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 18 January 1876
So help me God,
(signed) W^m E. *Whitten
before me ________________(illegible signature)
List or Manifest of all the passengers taken on board the SS Canima whereof W^m E. *Whitter is Master, from Bermuda, burthen 843 tons.
Columns represent Names, age in years and months, sex, occupation, the country to which they severally belong, the country of which they intend to become inhabitants, *died on voyage, part of the vessel occupied by each passenger during the voyage.Cabin Passengers: 1* T Leddecoat 30 male mariner England England 2 B B Washington 22 male clerk Bermuda Bermuda 3* E T Bruen 26 male doctor US US 4* J Bruen 24 male gent US US 5 S S Fox 26 male merchant US US 6 Robt Jeffrey 40 male merchant US US 7* A D Porchem 35 male merchant Canada Canada 8 A E Outerbridge 30 male merchant US US 9* Caleb Pink 40 male merchant US US Transcriber's Notes: * An asterisk indicates an error on the part of the original recorder, not the transcriber, or is used to call your attention to additional information in the transcriber's notes. ? Indicates a letter or number which could not be determined due to the condition of the manifest or handwriting of the original recorder. ^ A ^ followed by a letter indicates that the letter was superscripted. * Names were transcribed as seen regardless of spelling. * None died during the voyage, therefore this coloumn was eliminated. * Passengers where numbered by the transcribers for ease of referencing. Captain: the last name could be Whitten or Whitter. 1: the last name could be Liddicoat. 3 & 4: Surname may be Brown or Bruin. 7: Surname may be Porchena 9: Surname may be Park Source: National Archives and Records Administration, Film M237, reel 401, 29a
This material made available through the generous permission of the Immigrant Ship Transcribers Guild and the transcriber Harry Green & Ines Mannhardt