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State of Louisiana

Glasgow, Scotland & Larne, Ireland to New York
11 February 1878


The State Line Steam Ship Company Limited
I, David Hepburn Johnstone Master of the State of Louisiana do solemnly, sincerely, and truly swear, that the following List or Manifest, subscribed by me, and now delivered by me to the Collector or the Customs of the Collection District of New York, is a full and perfect List of all the Passengers taken on board the said State of Louisiana at Glasgow & Larne from which port said State of Louisiana has now arrived; and that on said list is truly designated the age, the sex, and the occupation of each of said passengers, the part of the vessel occupied by each during the passage the country to which each belongs and also the country of which its intended by each to become an inhabitant; and that said List or Manifest truly sets forth the number of said passengers who have died on said voyage, and the names and ages of those who died.
Sworn to the 11 Febry 1878 DH Johnstone So Help me God. Before me (unreadable)
List or Manifest of All the Passengers taken on board the State of Louisiana whereof David Hepburn Johnstone is Master, from Glasgow & Larne, burthen ____ tons.
Columns represent: Name, Age, Sex, occupation, The country to which they severally belong, The country in which they intend to become inhabitants, died on voyage, part of the vessel occupied by the passenger during the voyage.
 1  Adolph W Louderoh    21  M  Peddler    Sweden    US  Steerage
 2  Henry Rae            30  M  ?????      Ireland   US  Steerage
 3  John Larsson         35  M  None       Sweden    US  Steerage 
 4  John ?rowe           21  M  Miner      Sweden    US  Steerage
 5  Samuel McGraven      28  M  Miner      Sweden    US  Steerage
 6  Owen Rafferty        39  M  Farmer     Ireland   US  Steerage
 7  Jane McDonald        39  F  Domestic   Scotland  US  Steerage
 8  Peter Ewald          21  M  Goldsmith  London    US  Steerage
 9  Mrs Mary E Davey     28  F  Wife       England   US  Steerage
10  Mary Jane Davey       5  F  None       England   US  Steerage
11  Lora Davey            4  F  None       England   US  Steerage
12  James Smith          20  M  Laborer    Ireland   US  Steerage
13  Jane Smith           19  F  Wife       Ireland   US  Steerage
14  P??cus Gundberg      50  M  None       Russia    US  Steerage
15  Basche Gundberg      50  F  Wife       Russia    US  Steerage
16  Jepars Gundberg      16  M  None       Russia    US  Steerage
17  Jane Gundberg        12  F  None       Russia    US  Steerage
18  John Munely          22  M  Laborer    Ireland   US  Steerage
18  Sandel Wengasten     41  M  Peddler    Germany   US  Steerage
19  W A Carter           31  M  Merchant   US        US  Second Cabin
20  H D Lorrie           41  M  Artist     US        US  First Cabin

Signed DH Johnstone

Transcriber's Notes:

?  Indicates a letter or number which could not be determined due to the
   condition of the manifest or handwriting of the original recorder.

National Archives and Records Administration, Film M237, Reel 411, List 121.
Transcribed by Bette Dew a member of the
Immigrant Ships Transcribers Guild
19 January 2003

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