Sloan Immigrants around the 1830s
...looking for John Sloan of Ireland, husband of Nancy Agnes Daugherty. He supposedly immigrated about 1833 and settled in Pittsburgh.

all pre 1850 Sloans found at Immigrant Ships Transcribers Guild
(Additions in maroon are mine)

Forward Frigate, Newgate (Prison), London, England to Maryland delivered 13 October 1722
Anne Sloan

Apollo, NY to Nova Scotia 8 Jun 1783 (arriving).
Only males are listed by name in the passenger list, with a description of who was with them.
John Sloane from Ireland came alone. In Occupation column is "Mr. John Bull". Two interesting notes: Passenger Archibald MacBeath, from Britain, shows "Mr. Sloane" in occupation column. And for John Sloane the note: "on original list it states he was sent back to New York".

Brig Prince Leopold, Belfast, Ireland to Charleston, SC 15 Nov 1820
11 Anthony Sloane 28 male farmer Britain U. States

Ship Courier Newry, Ireland to New York 16 May 1825
35 J Sloan 26 Ireland Great Britain United States Farmer
36 B Sloan 26 Ireland Great Britain United States Farmer
104 D Sloan 35 Ireland Great Britain United States Farmer

Ship Trident Londonderry, Ireland to New York 17 May 1825
108 Ellinor* Sloan 45 Female Spinster Ireland United States
109 Susannah Sloan 20 Female Spinster Ireland United States
*Original page was folded at this name. Not sure it is Ellinor.

Ship Home, Liverpool to New Orleans 14 Jan 1829
A. Sloane, age 32, merchant from Scotland.

Bark Dorothy - details, including year, obscured on film. - arrived in Philadelphia 23 ??? ????
[Other sources show the date May 1834]
Nancy Sloan ? 35 Spinster
William Sloan ? *?0 Farmer
Nathan Sloan ? 6 Farmer
Rosanna Sloan Antrim 4 Spinster
No World tree found for this family.

British Barque Mary Liverpool to Philadelphia 3 June 1834.
4 Samuel Sloan Male 24
5 Thomas Sloan Male 14
6 Robert Sloan Male 13
3 Brothers? 2 Brothers and an Uncle? Might this Samuel be the one who later married Mary (FEM) and died in Will Co. IL? Several World Trees for potential matches on Thomas or Robert but none cite this immigration date or ship.

Ship Adam Lodge Londonderry to Philadelphia 14 June 1834
96. Wm Sloan 16 Male
The only World Tree possibility is FEM's William A. Sloan, son of Alexander Sloan and Elizabeth ???, who m. Julia A. Frost...but questionable as family is not with him.

Barque Ellergill Londonderry - Philly, 19 Jun 1834
54 Patk. Sloan 20 Labourer
55 Brdgt. Sloan 12 Spinster
62 George Doherty 18 Labourer
Very interesting...Sloan and Doherty on the same ship...but as of yet I do not know who these folks are. FEM notes possibly same Patrick who m. Phoebe MOORE.

Ship Arab Liverpool, England to New York 23 June 1835
156 M. Sloan 18 Male Ireland America
No world trees.

Barque Jane, Port of Greenock - New Orleans 5 Nov 1836
John Sloan 26 M Scotland New Orleans La.

c1839 Per FEM and family: Brothers William and James (twins), Hugh and Thomas immigrated this year and joined their brother Alexander in Buffalo, NY. They are sons of John Sloan and Sarah BARON. William m. Mary YOUNG, James m. Sarah ???, Hugh m. Matilda YOUNG, Alexander m. Nancy 'Agnes' YOUNG.

Ship Sea Liverpool, England to New York 8 December 1846
215 Betsy Sloan 23 F Ireland New York
216 Alice Sloan 21 F Ireland New York

Ship Sheridan, Liverpool, England to New York 15 Dec 1846
John Sloane age 28, Occupation "Accep". Very interesting: He is noted as American and bound for U. Canada.

Ship Home, Liverpool to NY 1 May 1849
This ship is linked to in a Sloan search on the site but there is no Sloan on the manifest.

Austrian, Liverpool, GB and Queenstown to Halifax. No date [1853?]
Captain John Sloan

 

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