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Ship passenger lists

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 568
Photocopy of handwritten lists. One item is dated 30 June and presents the names of the passengers of the 'Horizon' that left from Liverpool, England, in 1856. The 856 entries include the names, occupations, and ages of the passangers and where they were born. Many of the passangers on the 'Horizon' were Mormon immigrants who migrated to Utah in the ill-fated Martin handcart company later that year. Also included are partial lists of passengers on the ships the 'James Wesmoth' and the 'Admiral'.

Dates

  • 1856

Creator

Language of Materials

Materials are in English.

Conditions Governing Access

Open for public research.

Conditions Governing Use

It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Ship passenger lists must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Extent

3 items (18 pages)

Biographical History

The 'Horizon' was a ship that carried passangers across the Atlantic Ocean.

Appraisal

19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.

Creator

Title
Register of Ship passenger lists
Author
Andrea Wyss
Date
2011 March 24
Description rules
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Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Repository

Contact:
1130 HBLL
Brigham Young University
Provo Utah 84602 United States