Hi Betty and Anne,
Dr. Elizabeth B. Holmes wrote:
> Wade, from your seamans list, I would like further info on the
> following--and a copy of the entry as well.
> BRUCE William 1799 St. Combs 106333
> BRUCE William 1814 Lathreon 106375
> DIVERALL James 1808 Peterhead 106364
> DIVRALL William 1807 Peterhead 106354
> ELRICK William 1795 St. Fergus 106360
Ticket No.106333, William Bruce, born St.Combs 1 Jan 1799, Capacity:
Fisherman, Height: 5 ft, Hair: Light, Complexion: Florid, Eyes: Grey,
Marks: None, First went to sea as Fisherman in the Year 1813, Has served
in the Royal Navy: No, Has been in Foreign Service: No, When unemployed
resides at: Buchanhaven, Issued at Peterhead 20 Jan.1845, Age when
ticketed: 46, Can write: No.
106375, William Bruce, Latherton, Caithness, Dec.1814, Seaman, 5 ft 7in,
Black, Dark, Black, None, Fisherman 1827, No, No, Peterhead, Peterhead
27 Feb.1845, 31, Yes.
106364, James Diverall, Peterhead 10 Sept.1808, Seaman, 5 ft 9 in,
Lt.Brown, Fair, Blue, None, Apprentice 1827, No, No, Peterhead,
Peterhead 1845, 37, No.
106354, William Divrall, Peterhead, 22 June 1807, Seaman, 5 ft 6in,
Brown, Fair, Blue, None, Apprentice 1824, No, No, Peterhead, Peterhead
14 Feb.1845, 38, Yes.
106360, William Elrick, St.Fergus 30 Aug.1795, Carpenter, 5 ft 7 in,
Black, Dark, Grey, None, Carpenter 1815, No, No, Peterhead, Peterhead 16
Feb.1845, 50, Yes.
Photocopies will be made next Monday and then sent in the mail.
> Regards from wonderful HOT Cape Breton. N.S. Betty.
Regards, Wade from Wet, Cold, Melbourne.