Passengers arriving at the Port of San Francisco
Arrive San Francisco
November 4, 1851
Captain James Watkins
18 days from Panama via way ports.
Departed Panama on October 17, 1851. On October 19, 20, 22 and 23 encountered very heavy gales from the westward, with torrents of rain. On October 25, 1851 arrived at Acapulco, Mexico. On October 27, 1851, at midnight, Isaac Sawyer, a passenger, jumped overboard - supposed by his friends to be insane. Arrived at San Diego, California on November 2, 1851. Since leaving Acapulco had a great deal of sickness on board - seven deaths from fever, and a great many sick on board.
Deaths on Board:
October 26, 1851: Phineas Conkey, aged 58, died of fever. Wife and children living at Warrensville, Cuyabay County, Ohio (Cuyahoga County)
October 27, 1851: John Sergent, a cabin passenger, aged 16 years, from Saco, Maine. Died of dysentery.
October 27, 1851: Jesse Sawyer, a steerage passenger, aged 38 years - jumped overboard - insane. Left wife and five children in Hollowell, Maine. (Note: In the passage list, this individual is listed as &Isaac Sawyer&).
October 27, 1851: George Corps, steerage passenger, aged 33 years, from Troy, New York, died of typhoid fever. Left wife and four children at Troy, New York.
October 30, 1851: Daniel Lathrop, cabin passenger, died of fever. Aged 25 years, from Bedford, Cuyahoga County, Ohio.
November 1, 1851: William Jackson, aged 13 years, died of prostration and fever. From Wisconsin. His father was on board.
November 2, 1851: Mason Seymour, of fever. Aged 32 years. From State of New York.
November 3, 1851: Daniel McCarty. Died of fever.
Cargo707 packages of unidentified merchandise.
Actherd, J. (Might be Acthard)
B lay, A.P.
Beals, S.H. (Might be Beale)
Beszel, D. (Might be Beazel)
Bigly, John, Jr.
Borus, Lewis (Might be Borua)
Bryan, Mrs. J.N.
Bryan, Samuel and son
Bunt, W.N., wife and child
Byrnes, Mrs. S.
Camueld, A.P. (Might be Camaeld)
Colburn, Miss P.
Dawis, H. (Might be Davis, Dawie, or Davies)
Dising, Capt. Dan (Might be Disiug)
Egery, Dr. E.J.
Ellman, G.H. (Might be Eilman)
Ely, Mrs. C.
English, Mrs. A. and child
Euroes, T. (Might be Eurocs or Euross)
Gadding, G. (Might be Gedding)
Gardner, Mrs. A. and child
Hall, Capt. D. and wife
Hanlist, J. (Might be Hanliat)
Hinckley, Mrs. A.R.
Hithage, Mrs. L.A. and two children
Huntington, U. and wife
Jordan, A. (Might be Jorden)
Kish, C.H., Jr.
Manson, Mrs. V.C.
Maseredy, R. (Might be Mascredy)
McDearmid, P. (Note McDearmond spelling. They may or may not be related. They were not together on the list, which is not unusual.)
Me---ve, A. (Difficult to read)
Murray, Mrs. S.S.
Nash, J.P., Jr.
Nayes, Malves (Might be Malvea Nayes)
Nowill, J. (Might be Newill)
Pollard, J., Jr.
Porteous, S. (Rasmussen has Porteons)
Ritohome, J. (Might be Ritchome)
Sargent, Mrs. M.N. and child (might be Sargant)
Schanvet, G., wife and five children
Schling, W., wife and two children
Sinyard, S. (Might be Sicyard)
Stone, C., Jr.
Street, J.A. and wife
Tichenor, H.L. (Rasmussen questions spelling as Tichener)
Torrey, Mrs. E.N.
Van Doyen, Y.
Vincent, Capt. C.W.
Waterman, S.S. and wife
Watkins, Mrs. J.J.
Weston, Dr. R. and wife
Wheeler, Miss M.H.
Whidder, W., wife and child
Wilhan, D.W. (Might be Wilhau)
Willey, E.W., wife and two children
Worhees, L. (Might be Worhecs or Worheps)