Sch. Mary Burnham 65.71
tons, seven years old, lost on LaHave Bank in January 1877. Owned by Harvey Knowlton, Jr.,
Value $4712; insurance $4623 with the Gloucester Mutual Fishing Insurance Company.
Crew as follows:
Alexander Lyle, master
David S. Merchant
Four women were widowed and six children left
fatherless by this disaster.