Otago Witness – Saturday January 18, 1862 page 5
Entered Inwards Port of Dunedin, New Zealand
January 18 - Commodore Perry, 2017 tons, Williams, from Melbourne.
Passengers - Saloon:
Anderson J.W. Bell Mrs Bridge E.W. Chambers Mr Dodds Mr and Mrs Edminstone Mrs Graham Mrs Gray Mrs and 4 children Hayman Mrs Jones Mrs Jones Mary, Elizabeth, Emmanuel and Rebecca Lambeth Mr Luhning Mrs and 2 children McIiwick Mr and Mrs Newton Mary A Pilmore W. Pilmore Mrs and infant Robinson Mr Ronane W.H. Second Cabin: Amsberg Mr Best Mrs and 3 children Brown Mr Cox Mrs Dyke Mr Duncan Mr Dunbar Mr and Mrs Farley E Griebell S Hamilton Mr Hume Mr James Miss B Klien Mr Kummisch Mr Lawson Mr Lundsbald Mr Lyons Mr Rodgers Mr Roskring Mr Shaw Mr Sherberg Mr Sigastrom Mr Sullivan Mr Sutherland Mr Tweddle Mr Vale Mr, Mrs Vale and child Watts Mr Wendel Mrs and child Williams Mr Young Mr and 632 in steerage. W.C. Young, agent.
Otago Witness February 8 1862 page 7
On the evening 31st January, a man "John" ?McNamara drowned while attempting to swim across the Waipori River which was flooded at the time. He was 15 miles distant from the Exhibition Tent, and 10 miles from Wetherstone's Gully. Sergt. Pasehen went to the scene. He was 23 years of age and that he arrived in Otago by the Commodore Perry, about five weeks ago. He was lately working with a party of 24 others, known as the Ballarat Sluicing Company, and engaged in turning the river to work the bed. He had no property with him.
Nelson Examiner and New Zealand Chronicle, 30 November 1861, Page 2
Passengers for New Zealand. — Per Commodore Perry, from Liverpool, August 27: — James A. Whitfield, Mr. Mackenzie, Mr. Hill, Mr. Whitfield, Mrs Margaret Mackay, Mr. James Clarke, Mr. Proudfoot Mrs. Rosser, Mr. Isaac Hemming, Mr. Joseph Manley, Mr. Walter Kennedy, and Mr. Charles Ingrain.
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