Ship Passenger and Immigration Lists


The Brig Gazella

5 May 1842

DISTRICT OF NEW YORK - PORT OF NEW YORK

I, Nathan T Vesry (Vesey?), master of the Brig Gazella do solemnly, sincerely, and truly affirm that the following List or Manifest, subscribed by me, and now delivered by me to the Collector of the Customs of the Collections District of New York, is a full and perfect list of all the passengers taken on board of the said Brig Gazella at Bermuda from which Port said Brig has now arrived; and that on the said list is truly designated the age, the sex, and the occupation of each of the 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 have died. So help me God. (signed) Nathan T Vesry, Sworn before me this April 5, 1842 (signed) M L Davis
List or Manifest of all the Passengers taken on board the Brig Gazella, whereof Nathan T Vesry is master, from Bermuda burthen __ tons.
Columns represent: given name, surname, age, sex, occupation, country to which they belong, country which they intend to inhabit, accommodation.

E Harvy, 27, M, merchant, St John's S'fld, ?
Mrs E Harvy, 20, F, lady, St John's S'fld, ?
wife L Tucker, 18, F, lady, Bermuda, US
Char Tucker, 22, M, clerk, Bermuda, US
Jas ?????, 29, M, clerk, Bermuda, Canada

(Signed) Nathn T Vesry

Source: National Archives and Records Administration, Film M237, reel 48
This material made available through the generous permission of the Immigrant Ship Transcribers Guild and the transcriber Barbara Grim