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Janet Court
Ship: 996 tons
Captain: Captain Crawford
Surgeon Superintendent:
Sailed Glasgow February 25th 1874 - arrived Otago May 29th 1874

The 996 ton ship Janet Court, belonging to the Patrick Henderson Line, made only two trips to New Zealand, but she brought out a large number of immigrants. In the year 1874 she brought 395 people from Glasgow to Port Chalmers. Leaving Glasgow on February 25th, 1874, she took her final departure from Rothesay Bay on March 2, crossed the Equator on March 29, sighted the Snares on May 25, made the Otago Heads, but was blown off, and eventually made port on march 29 - 93 days out. Captain Crawford was in command. On February 19, 1890, she arrived at Wellington, being 104 days out from the Old Country, and after landing passengers and cargo, she went on to Port Chalmers, for which port she had more passengers and the balance of her cargo. On this occasion she arrived at Port Chalmers on March 15 1890. Captain Hewer was in command.
White Wings - Sir Henry Brett

Name Age County Occupation
Families & Children
Armstrong William 29 Edinburgh Groom
Isabella 22
Johston David 18 months Travelled with Armstrong
Buchanan Thomas 38 Lancashire Fireman
Hannah 37
Chambers David 25 Lanark Labourer
Elizabeth 27
Clough Francis 42 Lanark Plumber
Margaret 41
Margaret 14
David 10
Jane 9
Elizabeth 6
Francis 3
Cormack Peter 40 Aberdeen Labourer
Elizabeth 39
Elspeth 5
Isabella 14
Peter 11
Jessie 10
Craig Margaret 36 Antrim Domestic Servant
Margaret J 18 Antrim
Robert 16 Antrim Domestic Servant
Tilda 14 Antrim
Sarah 12
Maria 10
Alexander 5
Annie 3
John 18 months
Downey Mary 40
Michael 17
Farquhar George 26 Aberdeen Quarry Worker
Margaret 36
Gibson William 44 Lanark Bootmaker
Mrs 43
William 15
Jane 13
James 8
Elizabeth 4
John 1
Greene Michael 28 Antrim Labourer
Mary 30
John 4
James 18 months
Grey George 38 Lanark Labourer
Anna 32
Mary Ann 15
Elizabeth 11
Anne 8
Edward 5
Margaret 2
Gunton William 51 Roxburgh Stockinger
Mary 48
Rebecca 30
Agnes 17
John 21
Joseph 19
James 15
Edward 9
George 7
Hay Robert 26 Durham Mason
Isabella 27
Robert 8 months
Little Mrs Margaret 39 Lanark
John 15
Morrison William 9 Travelled with Little
Loft Edward 31 Lanark Shoemaker
Jane 30
Malcolm James 21 Aberdeen Joiner
Isabella 19
James 3 months
Martin James 23 Antrim Farm Labourer
Margaret 24
Mcgregor Francis 49 Elgin Blacksmith
James R 18
Elizabeth 16 Domestic Servant
Peter 14
Margaret 13
Mary 11
Francis 10
Robert 8
McFadden Thomas 23 Antrim Ploughman
Sarah 24
McKellar John 39 Renfrew Cartwright
Mrs 38
John 6
McKenzie William 35 Banff Blacksmith
Isabella 35
William 12
Isabella 10
Mary 8
Christina 6
George 4
Jean 2
Charles S 3 months
McKinnon A 34 Inverness Shepherd
Effie 32
Catherine 8
Charles 7
Christy 5
Elizabeth 4
Mary Ann 3
Jane 6 months
Morrison John 21 Edinburgh Labourer
Margaret 21
James 6 months
Mowbray James 47 Fifeshire Labourer
Catherine 43
Margaret 21
John 18
William 16
James 13
Catherine 11
Barbara 10
Agnes 6
O'Donnell Michael 40 Lanark Labourer
Sarah 26
Sarah 2
James 6 months
Provan James 32 Lanark Labourer
Christine 32
David 2
Robertson John 38
Mary 35
Ann 5
Agnes 2
Rollinson John 36 Nottinghamshire Stocking Weaver
Mrs 36
George 16
Mary 13
Hannah 10
Arthur 5
Fanny 2
Rollinson Samuel 31 Nottinghamshire Stocking Weaver
Maria 29
Thomas 11
Nathaniel 9
Rebecca 6
Elizabeth 3
Esther 1
Rough George 16 Farm Servant
Amelia 14 Domestic Servant
Jane 12
Mary 10
Russel John 23 Renfrew Labourer
Anna 26
Margaret 2
Savage James 41 Lanark Shoemaker
Mary 41
Mary 10
Smith Mary 12
Savage Agnes 7
Smith James 5
Shaw Alexander 25 East Lothian Farm Labourer
Mary 21
Roderick 1
Stewart Andrew 40 Antrim Labourer
Ellen
William 19
Rachel 15
Andrew 13
Nancy 9
John 5
James 2
Stewart Alexander 35 Antrim Labourer
Mary 39
Mary Jane 18
Margaret 16
Alexander 14
James 11
Anna 9
John 4
Daniel 2
Thomson George 40 Lanark Shoemaker
Mrs 36
Alexander 17
John 15
Ann Jane 13
Isabella 11
Agnes 7
Margaret 5
Tracey Michael 32 Londonderry Farm Labourer
Catherine 32
James 10
Thomas 9
Francis 7
Mary 5
George 4
Catherine A 2
Single Men
Agnew William 22 Lanark Labourer
Henry 17 Lanark Labourer
Anderson James 18 Orkney Farmer
Bartley Daniel 22 Edinburgh Labourer
Bovill William 21 Antrim Farm Labourer
Boyd Joseph 21 Lanark Joiner
Burns Andrew 21 Lanark Blacksmith
Butler William 22 Lanark Boat Cutter
Brown James 18 Edinburgh Gardener
Cameron Peter 20 Edinburgh Saddler
Dickson John 22 Orkney Farm Labourer
Dodds John 21 Edinburgh Carpenter
Dove Thomas 19 Notts Stocking Weaver
Gillies Andrew 20 Lanark Mechanic
Halket Alexander 19 Aberdeen Ag. Labourer
Henry William 22 Edinburgh Blacksmith
McCully William 28 Antrim Farm Servant
McKenzie Alexander 19 Wicklow Farmer
McKinnon Robert 18 Ayr Farmer
McLachlan Hugh 25 Lanark Labourer
McLennan Kenneth 25 Inverness Ploughman
McMullan Thomas 21 Armagh Farm Labourer
McPherson John 20 Aberdeen Farm Labourer
Miller Alexander 22 Edinburgh Labourer
Mowatt William 22 Lanark Engineer
Nicolson Peter 22 Lanark Shepherd
Rainie James 31 Antrim Ploughman
Reid Thomas 23 Edinburgh Labourer
Ritchie John 20 Lanark Mason
Robb Daniel 19 Lanark Plumber
Robertson John 22 Renfrew Ploughman
Roy James 19 Banff Tailor
Shiels Robert 28 Selkirkshire Labourer
Singleton Thomas 19 Armagh Farm Labourer
Skinner Peter 22 Edinburgh Saddler
Smith Alexander 31 Ross Blacksmith
Sparrow James D. 19 Renfrew Draper's Assistant
Todd James 22 Lanark Labourer
Torlett John 14 Ayr Farm Servant
Thomas 14 Ayr Farm Servant
Trotter Sinclair 25 Lanark Farm Labourer
Waite William Robert 19 Armagh Farmer
Watson Robert 21 Lanark Engineer
Watt William 21 Aberdeen Ploughman
Watt James 23 Aberdeen Shepherd
Watt Malcolm 21 Ross Railway Porter
David 20 Ross Carter
Weir Robert 23 Edinburgh Labourer
Wilson David 28 Edinburgh Gardener
Single Women
Armstrong Margaret 21 Edinburgh Domestic Servant
Carmichael Elizaabeth 23 Dumbarton Farm Servant
Carson Eliza A. 22 Armagh Domestic Servant
Dryburgh Francis M. 19 Edinburgh Domestic Servant
Farguhar Mary 22 Aberdeen Domestic Servant
Fox Eliza 49 Lanark Sick Nurse
Kinnear Eliza 21 Edinburgh Domestic Servant
Matilda 18 Edinburgh Domestic Servant
Jane 17 Edinburgh Domestic Servant
McClure Elizabeth 21 Antrim Domestic Servant
McLennan Christina 30 Inverness Domestic Servant
McMullan Mary 18 Antrim Domestic Servant
Montgomery Elizabeth 17 Lanark Domestic Servant
O'Maley Sarah 22 Antrim Domestic Servant
Russell Lizzie 19 Antrim Domestic Servant
Shelley Catherine 34 Lanark Domestic Servant
Sproue Elizabeth 22 Renfrew Domestic Servant
Watt Margaret 30 Ross Domestic Servant
Christina 27 Ross Domestic Servant
Elizabeth 23 Ross Domestic Servant
              

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