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Wigtonshire, Scottish Fergusons immigrate to NY/NJ 1844

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Wigtonshire, Scottish Fergusons immigrate to NY/NJ 1844

Posted: 3 Jun 2011 2:02PM GMT
Classification: Immigration
Surnames: FERGUSON, FURGERSON, FURGASON
Geo. Fergusons came to US 1844 from Wigtonshire, Scotland. He said there was a big storm and the captain of the ship demanded "Half your goods into the sea." They threw 2 chest over and did make it to NJ (later IL).

What ship was it?
SubjectAuthorDate Posted
mundych7 3 Jun 2011 8:02PM GMT 
BrianMartin62... 7 Sep 2011 8:42AM GMT 
mundych7 7 Sep 2011 2:09PM GMT 
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