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Fifty Years of Payne Journeys to North America (1872-1921)
Appendix 4
Passenger Manifest for the journey of the S.S. Nova Scotian from Liverpool, arriving at the Port of Baltimore on 10 Jun 1891

S.S. Nova Scotian, 1858, Allan Line (taken before being rebuilt in 1873)
Image from Ships of Our Ancestors by Michael J. Anuta, courtesy of Sandra Kieffer
The NOVA SCOTIAN was built in 1858 by Wm Denny & Bros, Dumbarton for the Allan Line.  She was a 2,108 gross ton ship, clipper stem, one funnel, three masts (rigged for sail), iron construction, single screw and a speed of 10 knots.  There was passenger accommodation for 131-1st and 328-3rd class.  Launched on 18 March 1858, she left Liverpool on 2 June1858 on her maiden voyage to Quebec and Montreal.  In 1873 she was rebuilt to 3,305 tons, lengthened to 366.3ft, and re-engined. She resumed Liverpool - Portland sailings on 15 January 1874 and on 7 April 1874 started her first Liverpool - Halifax - Norfolk - Baltimore sailing.  Her final sailing started on 5 July 1892 when she left Liverpool for St John's Newfoundland, Halifax and Baltimore and she was scrapped in 1893. [from the North Atlantic Seaway by N.R.P.Bonsor, vol.1, p.308]
Courtesy of The Ships List http://www.theshipslist.com/ships/descriptions/ShipsN.htm
The Nova Scotian and the Peruvian in Quebec, having arrived on 27 July 1874, shortly after having been rebuilt
Courtesy of Don Guenther

Passenger Manifest [Source FHL Film 0417431]
DISTRICT OF BALTIMORE - PORT OF BALTIMORE

I, Robert H. Hughes Master of the British Steam-ship Nova Scotian do solemnly, sincerely, and truly swear that the following List of 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 vessel at Liverpool 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, and 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 10 June 1891 [Signed] Robt. H. Hughes So help me God Before me List or Manifest of all the Passengers taken on board the British Steam-ship Nova Scotian whereof Robert H. Hughes is Master, from Liverpool burthen 1081 tons.


No Names                    Age       Sex  Occupation                   [Origin]      [Destination]         [Bags] [Class]
                            Yrs  Mths
1  Mrs.        Listwycke    30        F    None                         England       Baltimore                    Cabin
2  Gladys      Listwycke    3         F    None                         England       Baltimore             } 4    Cabin
3  Ethel       Listwycke    1    6    F    None                         England       Baltimore             }      Cabin
4  A.E.        Toby         26        M    None                         England       Baltimore             3      Cabin
5  Mr.         Lever        52        M    None                         England       New York              1      Cabin
6  I.R.        Dean         24        M    None                         England       Baltimore             4      Cabin
7  Annie       Dean         17        F    None                         England       Baltimore             4      Cabin
8  Mrs.        Singlehurst  44        F    None                         United States Baltimore             }      Cabin
9  Mary        Singlehurst  16        F    None                         United States Baltimore             } 2    Cabin
10 Josephus    Singlehurst  46        M    Farmer                       United States Baltimore             }      Intermediate
11 Frank       Singlehurst  18        M    Farmer                       United States Baltimore             } 10   Intermediate
12 Chas. W.    Payne        23        M    Carriage finisher (Mechanic) England       Pullman - Ill.        }      Intermediate
13 Mrs.        Payne        24        F    Wife                         England       Pullman - Ill.        } 7    Intermediate
14 Frank       Payne        18        M    Clerk                        England       Pullman - Ill.        }      Intermediate
15 Alexr.      Dempsey      18        M    Clerk                        Ireland       Washington            1      Intermediate
16 John        Gallagher    39        M    Saloon Keeper                United States New York              3      Intermediate
17 Robt.       Young        20        M    Grocer's asst.               England       Lake Charles - La     2      Intermediate
18 Henry       Mason        45        M    Master Tailor                England       Philadelphia          2      Intermediate
19 Christopher Lowther      18        M    Farm Labourer                England       Cleveland - Ohio      2      Steerage
20 Wm.         James        24        M    Miner                        England       Cleveland - Ohio      2      Steerage
21 John        Thomas       23        M    Doubler in Tin Works         England       Pittsburg             1      Steerage
22 Richard     Owen         50        M    Miner                        England       New York              1      Steerage
23 Hannah      Morgan       23        F    Wife                         England       Elizabeth - Pa        1      Steerage
24 Arthur      Turner       24        M    Farm Labourer                England       Nelsonville - Ohio    }      Steerage
25 Emma        Turner       23        F    Wife                         England       Nelsonville - Ohio    }      Steerage
26 Ellen       Turner       5         F    Child                        England       Nelsonville - Ohio    } 4    Steerage
27 William     Turner       1         M    Child                        England       Nelsonville - Ohio    }      Steerage
28 Charles     Turner       3         M    Child                        England       Nelsonville - Ohio    }      Steerage
29 Wm.         Turner       21        M    Labourer                     England       Baltimore             1      Steerage
30 M.          Noynes       23        M    Tailor                       England       Baltimore                    Steerage
31 Solomon     Rosenthal    23        M    Shoemaker                    Sweden        Baltimore                    Steerage
32 Michael     Dillon       23        M    Labourer                     Ireland       Baltimore             1      Steerage
33 Wm.         Wood         24        M    Labourer                     England       Penn. Yan. New York   1      Steerage
34 James       Holmes       25        M    W'house man                  England       Baltimore             2      Steerage
35 Robert      Roberts      21        M    Gardener                     England       Baltimore             -      Steerage
36 Alice       Roberts      22        F    Servant                      England       Baltimore             1      Steerage
37 H.E.        Dyke         20        M    Clerk                        England       Baltimore             2      Steerage
38 Carl        Fuchs        41        M    Mason                        Rotterdam     Baltimore             }      Steerage
39 Otto        Fuchs        18        M    Mason                        Rotterdam     Baltimore             }      Steerage
40 Paul        Fuchs        15        M    Mason                        Rotterdam     Baltimore             } 2    Steerage
41 Leonard     Fuchs        11        M    Mason                        Rotterdam     Baltimore             }      Steerage
42 Styrg.      Funk         40        M    Currier                      Rotterdam     Baltimore             }      Steerage
43 Benj.       Leiorennann  41        M    Gardener                     Rotterdam     Baltimore             }      Steerage
44 Bernard     Rosen        19        M    Shoemaker                    Rotterdam     Baltimore             1      Steerage
45 Carl        Luadblard    55        M    Tailor                       Sweden        Baltimore             -      Steerage
46 Mary        Murphy       17        F    Servant                      Ireland       Cheyenne - Wyo        2      Steerage
47 Kate        Murray       20        F    Servant                      Ireland       Baltimore             1      Steerage
48 Mary        Casey        19        F    Servant                      Ireland       Baltimore             1      Steerage
49 Mrs. Mary   Cannon       50        F    None                         Ireland       Baltimore             1      Steerage
50 John        Robinson     22        M    Labourer                     Ireland       Baltimore             1      Steerage
51 Michael     Burnie       19        M    Shepherd                     Ireland       Baltimore             1      Steerage
52 James       McGahy       16        M    None                         England       Baltimore             1      Steerage

              9 Cabin
              9 Intermediate
             34 Steerage
   Total     52

             52 Passengers
              5 U.S.
             47
            .50
         $23.50

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