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From: "Jacqueline Archibald" <>
Subject: Re: [Mull] Ship Lists
Date: Mon, 31 Jul 2006 14:56:03 -0300
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Do you know if there are lists from 1820 to 1865 for any of the ports in
Canada especially Quebec City and Montreal as many Scots came in early
1800s.
Thank you
Jacqueline
----- Original Message -----
From: "Elaine Robinson" <>
To: <>
Sent: Monday, July 31, 2006 9:43 AM
Subject: Re: [Mull] Ship Lists


> Hi Jo-Anne,
> Passenger lists were kept in Canada from 1865 onwards for the ports of
> Quebec and Halifax. Even if they were travelling on to Montreal they were
> officially cleared through Grosse Isle at Quebec City. Microfilms may be
> borrowed through inter-library loan from the National Archives of Canada
> but there is no index to anything, so it is a matter of searching each
> list. You could try and narrow it down by taking a guess at the likely
> port of departure (Greenock?) and time of year. Have a look at
> http://www.collectionscanada.ca/genealogy/022-908.003-e.html
> Good luck.
> Elaine
> Georgetown Ontario
>
>
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Jo-Anne Mills" <>
> To: <>
> Sent: Saturday, July 29, 2006 2:59 PM
> Subject: [Mull] Ship Lists
>
>
>> Hi All
>> I know I am a little slow at getting around to this, but my husband and I
>> had a great time at MUGG. Job well done organizers. I got to meet 16
>> new
>> relatives of which I had only spoken to 2 of them about 2 months before
>> the
>> reunion.
>> One of the relatives was Anne MacGregor. She did a great job as a tour
>> guide and it was great being able to drop in and see the old pics and
>> certificates she has on our family. We even had a family reunion supper
>> at
>> another relative's at Knock Farm. I had email with Chris James (Torosay
>> Castle) a few years ago but it is always nice to put a face to the name.
>> I sure hope another MUGG can be put together. We would love to go again
>> and
>> I'm sure now that the word is out about how great a time we had, others
>> may
>> be able to make it next time.
>>
>> Now back to my subject line. Where does one start to try and find out
>> what
>> ship their descendants left Mull on. The only info I have is that Peter
>> (McGhiel) MacGregor, his wife Janet (Lamont) and all but one of their
>> children came to Canada in 1884. I don't know were they left from on
>> Mull
>> and I do not know where they landed in Canada. They did settle in
>> Sydenham
>> Township, Grey County, Ontario Canada, just outside of Owen Sound.
>>
>> Can anyone point me the direction of where to start looking? All help
>> appreciated.
>>
>> Jo-Anne Mills (McGregor)
>>
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