Passenger list 1859

Orient passenger list 1859 – 526 passengers – is your family among them?

Immigrant Ships Transcribers Guild
Ship Orient


Liverpool, England to New York
14 June 1859



I, George S. Hill Master of the Ship Orient do solemnly, sincerely and truly Swear that the following List or Manifest,subscribed by me, and now delivered by me to the Collector of Customs of the Collection District of New York, is a full and perfect list of all the passengers taken on board of the said Ship at Liverpool from which port said Ship 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 it is 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.

So help me God.
(Signed) George S Hill

Sworn to this 14^th June 1859
Before me (Signed) ?? Mead DC

List or Manifest OF ALL THE PASSENGERS taken on board the Ship “Orient” whereof Hill is Master, from Liverpool burthen 1560 64/95 tons.

Columns represent: Name, Age, Sex, Occupation, The country to which they severally belong, The country to which they intend to become inhabitants, Died on the Voyage, and Space Occupied. Two deaths were recorded on the voyage and have been noted in the Transcriber’s Notes following; the Destination for all passengers was recorded as “United States”; these columns have been omitted from the transcription.


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