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From: Beverley <>
Subject: [nz] Papers Past - Births & deaths on board INDIANA - Nov. 1858
Date: Mon, 25 Jul 2011 07:19:30 +1200


Hello All
These are the names of those who were born and died on the voyage of the Indiana arrived here November 1858

Beverley Evans
Avondale, Christchurch NZ
covered in a good 10cm of snow and still snowing, an amazing and eerie sight in the half light.


Papers Past - Lyttelton Times - 24 November 1858 page 4
The Indiana, --- nearly 900 tons built in Quebec in 1856 came into anchor in our harbour yesterday ----
109 days from Gravesend ----

Births on Board -
Mrs Matthew Robson - a daughter
Mrs Friend Robson - a son.
Mrs Joseph Thompson - a son.
Mrs Sellars - a son.
Mrs J. Reed - a daughter.
Mrs Emmerson - a son.

Deaths on Board -
Mrs Anne Reed and 6 infants and children.
Jenkins, aged about 18mths,
Langridge, infant ofabout 3mths,
Ripplegale, about 16mths;
Wilhscroft, about 2 years;
Cowper, about 12mths;
Jane Taylor, about 4yrs.

Beverley Evans
Christchurch NZ
25 July 2011


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