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Varona
Ship: 1311tons
Captain: Rowe

Surgeon Superintendent:
Sailed Glasgow 6th February 1874 - arrived Canterbury 27th May 1874

The Verona encountered a sever gale in the Bay of Biscay during which several chain plates were broken and chains had to be passed under her to secure her masts, remaining round her more or less during the voyage; this retarded her passage (New Zealand Shipping Co.)
White Wings - Sir Henry Brett

Name Age County Occupation
Families and Children
Andrew Simon 29 Lanark Baker
Annie 27
Andrews William 26 Lanark Carpenter
Mary 24
Bell Alexander 21 Lancashire Plumber
Jewell 21
Bergman John 24 Russia Glazier
Rebecca 20
Black W. J. 22 Donegal Cartwright
Margret 18
W. J. 7 mths
Blair Andrew 29 Lanark Carpenter
Janet 27
Brooke Frederick 27 York Wool Sorter
Mary 29
Burgess William 27 Lanark Slater
Martha 26
John 4
Robert 7 mths
Charley William 38 Kerry Bootmaker
Mary 38
Clapham Thomas D. 34 Yorkshire Tailor
Mary 32
H. D. 6
John 4
Sophia 2
Cook William 24 Armagh Mason
Mary 24
Fechney David 31 Renfrew Carpenter
Ellen 34
Jesse 6
Helen 3
David 11 mths
Fisher Albert 33 Isle of Wight Wool Sorter
Elizabeth 33
Frederick 9
Fox Ambrose 23 York Shepherd
Agnes 20
Harre William 44 Middlesex Farm Labourer
M. 42
Archibald 10
Jessie 8
Helen 6
Smollett (male) 5
Kenneth 3
Haughie James 36 Tyrone Farm Labourer
Bridget 35
Annie 8
Sarah 5 mths
Henderson David 38 Shetland Farm Labourer
Arow? 34
Peter 8
Catherine 5
Kennedy Anthony 22 Antrim Carpenter
Mary 22
Limm James 22 antrim Carpenter
Jane 22
Lindsay David 33 Forfar Bootmaker
Eliza 30
A. E. 5
Edward W. 3
Arma 1
Martin Thomas 32 Galway Millwright
Martin 33
Cathrine 7
John 5
Honora 4
Margaret 2
James 4 mths
Maxwell Trevor 31 Lanark Painter
Elizabeth 27
George 8
Alexander 6
Elizabeth 4
James 1
McBride Samuel 24 Kirkcudbright Mason
Hannah 28
Peter 4 mths
McCabe Edward 26 Wicklow Farm Labourer
Mary 21
Edith 4
Rossanna 2 mths
McGallan Daniel 32 Ayrshire Bootmaker
Mary 28
Thomas 7
Janet 5
Noone John 30 Donegal Bootmaker
Mary 24
Michael 4
Thomas 1 mth
Paterson James 24 Aryshire Labourer
Jane 20
Pender Robert 24 Stirling Ploughman
Margaret 22
Robert 10 mths
Pemane George 25 Fife Millwright
Jane 27
Pollock William 40 Lanark Baker
Margaret 35
William 10
Edward 9
Elizabeth 7
John 4
Arthur 2
Rawlinson Thomas 30 York Engineer
Amelia 23
Rowles James 27 Oxfordshire Tailor
Ruth 22
Amy 7 mths
Smith David 29 Haddington Farm Labourer
Christina 28
James 6
David 5
Eliza 3
Thomas 10 mths
Varman William 30 Lanark Mason
Catherine 28
Margaret 9
William 6
James A. 4
Whiteside John 35 Lanarkshire Baker
Mary 34
Thomas 9
Morgan 5
Margaret 3
William 5 mths
Williamson James 25 Fife Mason
Janet 25
Margaret 4
George 2
James 7 mths
Single Men
Alexander William 22 Armagh Farm Labourer
Angus Alexander 34 Perth Farm Labourer
Black James 18 Sutherland Farm Labourer
Brown Thomas 20 Midlothian Carpenter
Bruce George 26 Midlothian Engineer
Burrows Edward 23 Inverness Farm Labourer
Campbell Peter 20 Dumbarton Carpenter
Clark Robert 20 Renfrew Carpenter
Crawford Alexander 24 Renfrewshire Farm Labourer
Darrick Samuel 22 America Blacksmith
Davidson Andrew 29 Down Postmaster
Dobbin Joseph 22 Midlothian Farm Labourer
Douglas George 28 Lanark Baker
Drummond William 20 Midlothian Gardener
Duffield John 22 Antrim Bootmaker
Easton James 22 Ayrshire Baker
Fegan Lewis 22 Russia Tailor
Fulton John 24 Lanark Baker
Gilmore David 18 Lanark Farm Labourer
Gray james 17 Ayrshire Gardener
Goldstein Joseph 20 Russia Tailor
David 22 Russia Tailor
Hall Alexander 18 Perth Cabinet Maker
Halligan Samuel 22 Armagh Farm Labourer
Harre William 19 Dumbarton Engineer
John 18 Dumbarton Teacher
James 16 Dumbarton Tailor
Andrew 14 Dumbarton Grocer
Haughie Joseph 18  Lanark Labourer
John 17 Lanark Labourer
James 14 Lanark Labourer
Hay Thomas 21 Midlothian Farm Labourer
Hendy James 22 Lanark Carpenter
Hook William 20 Leicester Bootmaker
Howison William 21 Lanark Baker
Jardine Robert 27 Dumbarton Ploughman
Kerr Robert 20 Northumberland Tailor
Kertson Edward 23 Sussex Bricklayer
Knowles William 19 Lanark Carpenter
Logan John 19 Lanark Baker
Macklin Alfred 25 Hampshire Bricklayer
Mahon James 32 Lanark Baker
Martin J. F. 22 Longford Ploughman
Masterton James 20 Midlothian Baker
Mathieson William 19 Lanark Baker
Maxwell John 19 Stirling Stoker
McArennie M. 23 Cavan Farm Labourer
McCallam Thomas 33 Ayrshire Mason
McDonald James 19 Renfrew Carpenter
McGregor George 35 Inverness Shepherd
McGregor Alexander 21 Perth Carpenter
McLeod Angus 24 Lanark Carpenter
McMillan Archibald 28 Ayrshire Shepherd
McPhail John 26 Ross Ploughman
McShane Francis 28 Tyrone Carpenter
Moodie William 23 Midlothian Mason
Moore Thomas 26 Queens Farm Labourer
Morrison Alexander 23 Aberdeen Baker
Oswald William 22 Perth Farm Labourer
Patterson Alexander 23 Midlothian Plumber
Pinkert Harry 19 Russia Tailor
Pratt James 25 Liecester Bootmaker
Rice William J. 20 Down Labourr
Riley Bernard 23 Cavan Ploughman
Ritchie David 23 Ayrshire Farm Labourer
Roberts John 39 Linlithgow Farm Labourer
Robertson John 31 Aberdeen Cabinet Maker
Ryder James 20 Wicklow Shepherd
Ryson Gilbert 17 Lanark Butcher
Samuel Falso 32 Russia Tailor
Seabourne John A. 24 Perth Baker
Sherrand Samuel 20 Antrim Farm Labourer
Shrisburgh Samuel 22 Russia Tailor
Skinner George 28 Ross Bootmaker
Smith Matthew 25 Midlothian Baker
Taylor William 14 Renfrew Jeweller
James 13 Renfrew
Taylor William 23 Lanark Baker
Turner Alexander 21 Tyrone Farm Labourer
Valentine Thomas 35 Down Ploughman
Walls William W. 20 Aberdeen Carpenter
Watt James 26 Tyrone Farm Labourer
Weir J. L. 20 Lanark Baker
Williams James 18 Sutherland Farm Labourer
Wilson James 18 Lanark Farm Labourer
Wilson James 21 Lanark Plumber
Wood James 18 Lanark Farm Labourer
Single Women
Banks Jessie 26 Midlothian Domestic Servant
Black Mary 19 Lanark Domestic Servant
Buchannan Margaret 32 Lancaster Domestic Servant
Cameron Catherine 30 Ayrshire Domestic Servant
Campbell Helen 17 Argyle Nursery Governess
Daly Ann 20 Clare Domestic Servant
Darrick Catherine 23 America Domestic Servant
Edwards Isabella 21 Perth Domestic Servant
Fleming Fanny 17 Lanark Domestic Servant
Frazer Annie 25 Down Domestic Servant
Harre Grace 12 Dumbarton Domestic Servant
Haughie Celia 16 Lancershire Domestic Servant
Henderson Mary S. 12 Dumbarton
Higgins Jessie 17 Aberdeen Domestic Servant
Jeffrey Jessie 20 Lancershire Domestic Servant
Livingstone Isabella 20 Lanark Domestic Servant
McLachlan Mary 20 Lanark Domestic Servant
McPhail Catherine 20 Ross Domestic Servant
McRoryson Margaret 19 Lanark Domestic Servant
Moyes A. 19 Midlothian Domestic Servant
Pollock Helen 12 Victoria Domestic Servant
Robertson Annie 22 Aberdeen Domestic Servant
Agnes 20 Aberdeen Domestic Servant
Robertson Marion 18 Aberdeen Nursery Governess
Shrigley Emma 23 York Domestic Servant
Skeoch Jessie 34 Kirkcudbright Servant
Smith Margaret 26 Lancershire Domestic Servant
Roryson Margaret 39 Lanark Housekeeper
Taylor Catherine 35 Renfrewshire Housekeeper
John 10
Francise 7
Walker Agnes 31 Lanark Domestic Servant
Watt M. J. 30 Down Housekeeper

                                    

HAUGHIE family:
James Haughie (originally Haughey) was born in Co.Tyrone, Ireland in 1830. He was the son of Joseph Haughey & Mary Begley. On the 21st May 1854 in Gorbals, Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland, James married Bridget Kerr the daughter of James Kerr & Cecilia McLachlan. In Scotland they had 11 children in total, 5 of whom died as babies and the other 6 emigrated with them to New Zealand. These children were; Joseph Haughie born 1st May 1855 - died 7th October 1914 who is listed under the single men travelling on the Ship. Joseph (my Great Grandfather) married Elizabeth Argyle Griffiths in Oxford where they had 13 children. Cecilia Haughie born 27th Aug 1856 - died 15th December 1924 who is listed under the single women travelling on this ship under Celia. Cecilia married William John Murfitt in Canterbury where they also had 13 children. Mary Haughie born 13th Nov 1857 - died 1858 in Tradeston, Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland. James Haughie born 25th March 1859 and listed under the single men travelling on the Ship. I have not found anything on him at all. Bridget Haughie born 23rd Aug 1860 - died 1860 in Tradeston, Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland. Francis Haughie born 3rd Sept 1861 - died 1862 inTradeston, Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland. John Haughie born 11th March 1863 - and listed under the Single Men travelling on the Ship. I have not found anything on him at all. Ann Haughie born 23 Nov 1864 - died in 1864 in Tradeston, Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland. Annie Haughie born 21st Jan 1866 who travelling on this ship with her parents and later married William John Smith. Annie and William had 7 children here in NZ. Jeremiah Haughie born 21st June 1868 - died 22 Aug 1868 in Tradeston, Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland and lastly Sarah Haughie born 8th Sept 1873 - died 17th June 1917 in Oxford. She never married. If you have any connection with this family or would like to know more please contact Judy Smith .

                                    

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