Brigantine Myrtle, Bahamas to New York


I, Charles Petch do solemnly, sincerely and truly swear
that the following List, or Manifest of Passengers, subscribed
with my name, and now delivered by me to the Collector of the
Customs for the District of New York, contains, to the best
of my knowledge and belief, a just and true account of all
the Passengers received on board the Br [British?] Brigantine
Myrtle whereof I am Master, from Crooked Islands, Bahamas
                                      So help me God.
Sworn to this 24th Jany 1851           Charles Petch

Before me [J Bonner?]

List or Manifest OF ALL THE PASSENGERS taken on board the Br.
[British?] Brigantine Myrtle whereof Charles Petch is Master,
from Crooked Islands, Bahamas burthen 114 tons.

    Names          Age  Sex Occupation  The country  The country
                                        to which     in which they
                                        they         intend to
                                        severally    become
                                        belong.      inhabitants.

Michael Murphy      23   M  Servant     Ireland

Total No. of Passengers:- 1

(Transcribed by James Tuff.)