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LAKE ERIE MASTER AND OWNER’S OATH CERTIFICATES

1867 – 1871

This volume contains certificates of owners or masters of Lake Erie vessels, who swore that duty from the preceding year had been paid on repairs to their vessels. The law was enacted 18 July 1866. Each certificate provides the owner or master’s name and the date; the vessel’s name, tonnage, and type; and the Lake Erie port. Copies can be obtained by contacting Nan Card, Curator of Manuscripts (ncard@rbhayes.org).

Master or Owner’s Oath

Name

Place of Origin

Page

Anderson, Joseph

Milan

11, 28, 87, 135

Atwood, Edward

Sandusky

63

Barringer, Shubael R.

Mud Creek

123

Bates, Henry

Vermillion

131

Blosier, Henry

Sandusky

37, 66

Blosier, John H.

Sandusky

82, 143

Bodi, Tod

Port Clinton

115

Brown, George A.

Sandusky

31, 52

Buckland, Henry W.

Fremont

48

Bunker, Lewis

Sandusky

60, 118

Crasby, William L.

Sandusky

111

Crawford, Charles A.

Port Clinton

6

Crawford, L.H.

Port Clinton

38, 63, 101, 145

Crowell, George

Huron

25

Cullenen, William

Port Clinton

76

Cummings, C.H.

Vermillion

58, 86, 130

DeMars, George

Mud Creek

121

Detlefs, John

Port Clinton

103

Doville, Egbert

Vermillion

49

Doyen, Hubert

Sandusky

109

Driscoll, Denis

Vermillion

1

Driscoll, Stephen

Vermillion

139

Drynan, William

Port Clinton

143

Duff, John

Port Clinton

45, 74, 114

Duff, William

Port Clinton

77, 115

Durand, Homer

Vermillion

123

Dussault, Charles

Sandusky

108

Edson, Lucius

Vermillion

93, 132

Ellithorpe, George

Catawba Island

146

Ensteen, Henry

74

Estes, John C.

Sandusky

24, 61, 85, 97, 134

Fagan, William

Milan

129

Fall, Henry

Sandusky

22, 49

Fall, Seth G.

Sandusky

52

Fane, Henry H.

Sandusky

22

Farwell, John W.

Sandusky

1, 47, 71, 106

Fetterly, Stephen

Sandusky

140

Fetterly, W.S.

Sandusky

84

Foster, J.W. Jr.

Sandusky

110

Fowar, C.B.

Milan

12

Freyensee, William

Sandusky

78

Fries, Valentine

Milan

27, 57, 95, 129

Frink, E.P.

Milan, Sandusky

15, 39, 58, 92, 142

Galloway, John

Sandusky

120

Gillespie, Isaac

Port Clinton

46

Goldin, Martin

Sandusky

45

Graham, Joseph S.

Sandusky

32, 34, 67, 104, 145

Grant, A.

Fremont

142

Grant, Reuben

72

Grow, N.L.

Sandusky

19

Harms, William

Port Clinton

23, 68, 114

Hastings, Hugh

Milan

29, 56, 128

Hayward, A.

Fremont

89, 124

Hazen, Winfield

Port Clinton

75, 107, 117

Holland, John W.

Sandusky

10

Homegardner, John

Sandusky

103

Humphrey, Henry

Sandusky

20, 80

Jennings, Frank

Port Clinton

2, 31, 68, 98, 147

Jennings, John

Milan

96

Johnson, Alfred

Sandusky

138

Johnson, F.A.

East Harbor

20, 46

Jones, Henry

Sandusky

120

Jones, William E.

Sandusky

140

Jones, William F.

Port Clinton

71

Kelley, Henry

Milan

5, 26

Kirby, A.A.

Huron

17, 43

Kirby, A.M.

Kelleys Island

83, 113

Kirby, Austin A.

Huron

79, 119

Knapp, Charles H. Jr.

Huron

42, 59, 91

Ladd, H.

Sandusky

17, 30, 61, 88

Laerned, John

Sandusky

7, 33

Sanderson, James Jr.

Sandusky

5

Lawlor, James

Sandusky

41

Lawlor, Joseph H.

Toupaint

4

Lea, Joseph D.

Sandusky

64

Lee, Seth

Milan

16, 32, 50, 83, 90, 135

Lewis, Hans

Sandusky

75

Loher, George

Milan

53

Louis, Hans

Sandusky

16

Luttz, Hiram

Vermillion

19

Mack, Levi E.

Huron

2

Marsh, George A.

Sandusky

77, 118

McKeighan, John

Milan

133

McKelp, David

Sandusky

48

McNitt, David A.

Sandusky

76

Meacham, Albert

Sandusky

119

Minch, Peter G.

Vermillion

13, 34, 65, 125, 130

Moffett, J.

Vermillion

21

Montague, R.B.

Milan

54, 91, 136

Morrison, Hugh

Milan

26, 51

Morrow, John

Fremont

121

Morse, William W.

Milan

29

Mowry, A.J.

Milan

13, 36, 53

Muller, Hinrich

Sandusky

72

Muner, Daniel

Sandusky

9

Monroe, Hector

Sandusky

40

Neal, Thomas

Sandusky

111

Nichols, C.B.

Sandusky, Milan

3, 23, 81, 122

Norris, Michael

Sandusky

89

Orr, George W.

North Bass Island, Put-in Bay

44, 73, 112

Pelon, Joseph W.

Port Clinton

70, 10

Pelton, E.R.

Vermillion

43, 55, 87, 126

Pelton, F.V.

Vermillion

126

Pelton, J.R.

Vermillion

44, 56, 86

Petee, Edgar A.

Toupaint

138, 144

Peterson, Charles

Milan

14, 25, 51, 99, 133

Peterson, J.D.

Milan

79, 116

Peterson, John

Sandusky

6, 30, 62, 101, 137

Philo, Ward

Sandusky

139

Pierce, John F.

Huron

7, 8

Provonsha, Joseph

Sandusky

38, 41, 109

Provonsha, Jonas

Sandusky

105

Quick, G.W.

Sandusky

100, 137

Reilly, P.O.

Sandusky

69, 104

Riley, James N.

Huron

9

Rothwell, William C.

Milan

10

Shirley, S.C.

Huron

122

Silus, Joseph M.

Sandusky

62

Silva, Manuel

Sandusky

102

Skuner, T.H.

Fremont

59

Slackford, William J.

Sandusky, Plaster-Bed

81, 117

Smith, A.S.

Toupaint

108

Smith, O.B.

Sandusky

15, 27, 97, 132

Smith, O.C.

Huron

64

Southwick, Charles

18

Stalker, Maleam

Milan

47, 55, 95, 127

Stookey, Henry

Sandusky

11, 37, 67, 146

Sweeney, John

Vermillion

66, 92

Thomas, Neal

Sandusky

73

Tillatson, C.O.

Fremont

60, 88, 125

Titus, Joseph M.

Sandusky

102

Trinter, W.J.

Vermillion

14, 33, 94, 131

Tyler, George M.

Fremont

8, 35, 69, 100

Tyler, John W.

Fremont

70, 99

Weeks, L.H.

Vermillion

18, 40

Weis, Andrew

Sandusky

78, 112

Wells, W.W.

Milan

98, 134

West, Robert F.

Sandusky

24

Whetstone, Joseph C.

Sandusky

113

Wiedenhafer, Joseph

Sandusky

21, 36, 80, 144

Wilcox, L.H.

Huron

39, 54, 90

Wilcox, S.H.

Milan

136

Wilde, R.R.

Put-in-Bay

147

Wilson, John A.

Sandusky

42

Wilson, John O.

Sandusky

3

Winne, Charles L.

Toupaint

116

Winne, George R.

Toupaint

110

Wood, James

Milan

12, 28, 94, 127

Wood, William

Milan

50, 57, 96, 128

Wright, Benjamin

Sandusky

124

Young, William

Vermillion

35, 65, 93

Yousteen, Henry

Sandusky

105

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