Passenger Lists: San Francisco 1800s SS Brother Jonathan
Arrive San Francisco
March 20, 1853
From San Juan del Sur, Nicaragua
13 days from Panama, via Acapulco and San Diego.
March 21, 1853, Daily Alta California, San Francisco
Left San Francisco, Feb. 15 at 11 o’clock A.M.; Feb. 18, exchanged signals with barque Drymos off Cerritos Island; Feb 25 Ralph Polhemus, of Fairview, Ill., died; Feb 27. At 1 o’clock A.M., reached San Juan del Sur. Arrived at that port same date barque Lawrence, Logan, 110 days from New York, with an assorted cargo. March 6th, 6 o’clock P.M., left San Juan; March 10th, off Acapulco, passed a steamer going south, supposed to be the Winfield Scott; March 12th, lat 19 28 long 105 52, exchanged signals with a ship standing S.E., supposed to be an English man-of-war. Experienced continued head weather. March 17, at 1 o’clock, ran into San Diego. Steamer Sea Bird was coaling. She sailed at 5 o’clock in search of steamer Independence. Left at 11 o’clock P.M. Passed steamerGolden Gate at 1 o’clock same night.
Not noted. Delivered to D. Brigham, Jr.
Alden, H. W. (boarded at San Diego)
Alvord, L., wife and child
Anderson, J.M. (boarded at San Diego)
Bailey, A. N.
Bartlett, E. D. and wife
Bartlett, G. R.
Bentineau, E. (Might be Bertinean or Bertineau)
Blakely, H. A.
Bowlesley, L. H.
Bradodry, J. F. (Difficult to read. Might be Bredodey or variation)
Bradshaw, H. W.
Brown, N. D.
Brush, Mrs. J. and child
Camp, A. W.
Camp, E. S.
Campbell, W. C.
Canfield, Mr., wife and child
Chapman, W. R.
Copenhaver, H. (Might be Copenhaver)
Crane, R. C.
Crook, G. W.
Davis, A. J.
Davis, J. P. M., wife and child
Davis, Miss A.
Davis, Miss J.
Davis, Miss M. A.
Davis, Mrs. A. L.
Davis. E. L.
Dockstader, A. H.
Dornam, J. K.
Duffy, S. S., wife and child
Field, G. K.
Fitch, W. W.
Flard, Mrs. P. C. (Might be Flaid, Flerd)
Goldine, J. A. (Might be Gordine)
Hall, S. A.
Halsey, W. R., wife and two daughters
Hama, S. B.
Harner, S. H. (Might be Harper)
Haun, D. L.
Haun, J. J.
Hawkins, J. K.
Herron, Rev. J. C., lady and child
Hobbs, J. K.
Holbrook. C. B.
Hooker, A. E.
Hosteler, W. R. (Might be Hosteller or Hosteiler)
Humphrey, A. H.
Hutchings, W. F.
Irwin, B. M.
Isaacs, Geo M.
Jensen, C. J.
Johnson, B. F.
Johnson, T. and lady
Jones, J. W.
Labatt, A. C.
Lea, H.M. (Might be Lee, Len)
Lewis, S. S.
Lightner, Mr., wife and two children
Martin. W. W.
McKay, Miss M.
McKees, J. B., wife and three children
McKowney, W. and wife
McNeal, J. E.
Miller, J, wife, nine children and servant
Paul, J. P.
Pease, H. F.
Pease, W. H.
Peck, J. G.
Plummer, Mrs. and three children (Might be Plommer)
Polhemus, Ralph (of Fairview, Ill died February 25 at sea)
Powers, N. and wife
Rapp, Miss Sally
Silva, Mrs. J.
Small, G. S.
Smlin, Major T. S. and lady
South, A., lady and three children
Stevens, Mrs. J. J.
Thomas, Mrs. M. J. and daughter
Thompson, A. G. and wife
Todd, B. F.
Torrey, Miss Gertrude
Torrey, Mr., wife and four children
Van Winkle, Miss
West, E.O., wife and child
Wicker, A. M.
Wilcox, Captain (boarded at San Diego)
Williams, Mr., wife and infant
Woodbury, C. E.
Work, G. B.
65 females in all; 306 passengers.
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