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The Joseph O.


The sch. Joseph O. left port November 13, 1888, for a Georges trip, since which time no tidings from her have been received.
She carried a crew of twelve men, as follows:

Patrick Harney, master, a native of Ireland, a widow and two children in this city
Charles Pool, cook, a native of this city, single
Thomas White (or Walen), a native of Dungarven, Ireland, where he leaves a widow and two children
Thomas Foley, widower, born Dungarven, Ireland, leaves three daughters in Seattle
John Gill, a native of Ireland, where he has a mother and brother
Ambrose Wise, born St. Johns N.F.
Bernard Tobin, born St. Johns, N.F.had been in the U. S. Navy during the Civil War
Richard Sedward, a native of Placentia Bay, N.F.
Michael Kevany, a native of St. Johns, N.F.
Joseph Maliss, a native of Newfoundland, who was shipped just as the vessel sailed
Harry Brown, a native of New York city
Peter Hanson,
a native of Newfoundland

The Joseph O. was 61.87 tons, net measurement, and was built in Essex in 1867. She was insured for $2650 on vessel and outfits by the Gloucester Mutual Fishing Company.


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