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COLLINGWOOD NOV 22, 1850 TO CAPE TOWN, SOUTH AFRICA

"CAPE MONITOR", CAPE TOWN - 22 NOVEMBER 1850

This list is courtesy of David Asprey

"Shipping Movements" reports the arrival on 16 November 1850 in Table Bay of ship COLLINGWOOD, Capt L Kirby, of 743 tons from London & Plymouth (departed 12 September). The passengers are noted as:

Mrs Delv Mr & Mrs Dolome Mr & Mrs Quin + 2 children Dr Shankley 206 immigrants

[similar report in Cape Town Mail of 23 Nov, except also listed Mr Van der Schyff (see below)]

Joseph Rivers, Immigration Agent, placed an advertisement, dated 19 November, in the same issue listing Immigrants arrived on the Collingwood and inviting those interested in engaging them to apply at the Immigration Depôt without delay. [The printed list is divided into lists of married men, single men and single women and they are only partly alphabetical - they are reordered below into a single alphabetical list.]

William G Archer -------------------------shepherd Mary Armstrong ---------------------------domestic servant David Barnes + wife + 2 children ---------farm servant Anne Bergin-------------------------------domestic servant William Bergin ---------------------------agricultural labourer Mary Berry--------------------------------servant Catherine Birmingham ---------------------dairy maid Samuel Briddle----------------------------agricultural labourer Margaret Burke ---------------------------domestic servant Mary Burns ------------------------------domestic servant Joseph Butten-----------------------------agricultural labourer Thomas Capel + wife + 1 child ------------carpenter Bridget Carrol ---------------------------domestic servant John Christmas + wife + 2 children--------farm servant Martha Clarke-----------------------------domestic servant Lawrence Comforth-------------------------agricultural labourer John Cooper + wife + 1 child--------------farm servant Ellin Cummin -----------------------------dairy maid James Dow + wife + 2 children-------------farm servant Bridget Duffy ----------------------------domestic servant Thomas Emmis + wife + 2 children ---------farm servant Fred. Falkues + wife ---------------------carpenter Peter Farquharson-------------------------baker Mary Farrell -----------------------------domestic servant Rose Farrell -----------------------------domestic servant Thomas Francombe + wife + 1 child---------agricultural labourer Charles Fray + wife + 2 children ---------blacksmith Joseph Goldrick---------------------------agricultural labourer William Goldrick--------------------------agricultural labourer Mary Green--------------------------------domestic servant Patrick Halloran--------------------------agricultural labourer Mary Haragon------------------------------domestic servant James Harding + wife + 3 children---------agricultural labourer Jas. R. Harding---------------------------agricultural labourer Mary Harding------------------------------domestic servant Susanna Harding---------------------------domestic servant Sarah Harriman----------------------------domestic servant Thomas Hathaway + wife + 2 children-------agricultural labourer Caroline Heath ---------------------------domestic servant George Henny------------------------------shepherd Sarah Heron-------------------------------domestic servant Catherine Hickey--------------------------domestic servant Margaret Hickey---------------------------domestic servant Mary Hickey ------------------------------domestic servant Mary Hogan--------------------------------domestic servant Catherine Holohan-------------------------domestic servant Mary Hunter ------------------------------domestic servant Catherine Hurley -------------------------domestic servant Johana Hussey-----------------------------domestic servant Mary Hussey-------------------------------domestic servant Elizabeth Jesson--------------------------domestic servant George Johnson ---------------------------shepherd Michael Keefe + wife + 6 children---------agricultural labourer Henry Kerr--------------------------------agricultural labourer Mary Lewis--------------------------------domestic servant Anne Lynch--------------------------------domestic servant Ellen Lynch ------------------------------domestic servant Honora Lynch------------------------------domestic servant Jane Lynch--------------------------------domestic servant Michael Lynch + wife + 7 children---------agricultural labourer David Mages-------------------------------gardener Sally Main -------------------------------domestic servant Jno. Maunder + wife + 2 children----------tailor & labourer William Maykin----------------------------agricultural labourer Catherine McCarthy------------------------domestic servant Mary McCarthy-----------------------------domestic servant Mary McDoual ----------------------------domestic servant Joseph McGregor + wife + 6 children-------labourer Andrew McIvor-----------------------------labourer John McKeogh + wife + 2 children ---------agricultural labourer Bridget McKeough--------------------------domestic servant Joanna McKeough --------------------------domestic servant John McKeough + wife----------------------agricultural labourer Mary McKeough-----------------------------domestic servant Thomas McKeough---------------------------agricultural labourer Joanna McNamara---------------------------domestic servant Martin Molaney + wife + 2 children--------labourer Elizabeth Murfin -------------------------domestic servant Joseph Murfin + wife + 2 children---------carpenter & sawyer Mary Murfin-------------------------------domestic servant Sarah Murfin ----------------------------domestic servant William Murfin ---------------------------labourer Margaret Murphy --------------------------domestic servant Mary Murphy ------------------------------domestic servant Margaret Neylon --------------------------domestic servant Francis Nichol----------------------------shepherd Matthew O'Brian + wife + 2 children-------shepherd Janet Pater-------------------------------domestic servant John Pater--------------------------------agricultural labourer Margaret Pearce --------------------------house maid Amelia Perry -----------------------------domestic servant John Perry--------------------------------agricultural labourer George Phillips---------------------------agricultural labourer John Randall + wife-----------------------agricultural labourer Daniel Reefe------------------------------agricultural labourer James Rennie------------------------------agricultural labourer Mark Ridgway------------------------------agricultural labourer William Ridgway---------------------------agricultural labourer Hugh Roach--------------------------------agricultural labourer Michael Robinson + wife + 3 children------agricultural labourer Andrew Ross-------------------------------agricultural labourer Donald Ross + wife + 1 child--------------agricultural labourer Robert Ross-------------------------------agricultural labourer John Ryan---------------------------------agricultural labourer John Ryan---------------------------------agricultural labourer Sarah Ryan--------------------------------domestic servant Elizabeth Sexsmith------------------------domestic servant Thomas Sexsmith + wife + 1 child----------agricultural labourer Charles Shambrook-------------------------agricultural labourer John Shambrook----------------------------agricultural labourer Catherine Sheeham-------------------------domestic servant William Spring + wife---------------------agricultural labourer Julia Sullivan----------------------------domestic servant Mary Sweeney------------------------------domestic servant James Symans------------------------------agricultural labourer Rickey Thomas-----------------------------agricultural labourer John Tucker + wife + 2 children-----------agricultural labourer *Fred. Vanderschyf + wife-----------------carpenter George Wallace----------------------------agricultural labourer George R White + wife + 2 children--------agricultural labourer John White + wife + 2 children------------agricultural labourer Patrick Whyte + wife + 1 child------------agricultural labourer Annie Woods-------------------------------domestic servant H B Wyatt---------------------------------agricultural labourer

* In a short news item it is noted that F van der Schyff, carpenter was not a British migrant, but had previously left the Cape for England and should not have been brought as an immigrant.

[note: the number of immigrants listed above is 213] [transcribed from original newspaper in Public Record Office, London at CO 53/36]

"Cape Monitor" of 22 Nov 1850 contains details of passengers for Cape Town on ship COLLINGWOOD just arrived from Portsmouth (8 cabin passengers plus just over 200 migrants) - the cabin passengers are noted in the "Shipping Intelligence notes and an Immigration Agent lists 210 migrants available for employment.

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