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Mariners The STALEY Family

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Mariners The STALEY Family

Barbara A. Bonner (View posts)
Posted: 12 Mar 1999 5:00AM GMT
Classification: Query
Surnames: STALEY, LAMBERT, REDFORD, GASKIN
Several of the STALEY family of Wolfe Island, Ontario were
mariners in the late 1800s. The following sons of Martin Staley and his
wife Catherine Johanna Lambert were Captains on lake vessels. Martin Staley
Jr. captained the following vessels: St. Andrews Napier America Ayr Wave
Crest Laurel (Sloop) Purched by Capt. Staley in FEb. 1873 for $2,200 from
Capt. Redford. The Laurel was lost off Oswego, NY the fall of 1876 Captain
Charges STALEY Khartoum (Schooner) Gaskin (Schooner) Ralph F. Holcolb
(Steamer) Queen of the Lakes (Schooner) Morning Star (Schooner)Owned by
Captain Gaskin ran ashore 7 miles east of Oswego, NY and was a total wreck,
cargo was barley. George Thurston (Barque) Others of the family who were
mariners: William STALEY George STALEY Edmond STALEY (son of Charles)
Horatio STALEY (son of Martin jr.) Intested in contact with anyone who
might be connected to this family or who has information on the vessels
mentioned.
SubjectAuthorDate Posted
Barbara A. Bonner 12 Mar 1999 12:00PM GMT 
Cricky 29 Jul 2001 10:42PM GMT 
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