Prologue Magazine

Fall 1999, Vol. 31, No. 3

Civil War Cat-and-Mouse Game
Researching Blockade-Runners at the National Archives

See also these related articles:

The Crew of Banshee: A Profile

Name
Position
Age Residence/
Birthplace
Times Ran
Blockade
Robert McKean/McKeon Second Mate
24
Glasgow/Ireland 3
Adam French Mess Boy
20
Devonshire/England 2
Samuel McKann/McCann Boatswain
53
Liverpool/Ireland 2
Christopher Conner Errand Boy
12
Liverpool/England -
Charles Bethel (black) Engineer`s Steward
15
Bahamas/Glasgow 2
Thomas White Coal Trimmer
22
Liverpool/Ireland 2
William Marshall Sailor`s Boy
16
Devonshire/England 2
Allen Smith Coal Passer
29
Liverpool/Ireland 2
William Campbell Cook
27
Warren Point/Ireland 6
James Erskine Chief Engineer
26
Wigtown/Scotland 3
David Houston Second Engineer
23
Liverpool/Scotland 2
William Millan/Milne/Miller Seaman
23
/New Brunswick 6
Joseph/John/James Kenney Second Steward
23
Dublin/Ireland 4
Henry/John Thompson Seaman
32
Nassau/Bayonne 2
Walter McDonald/Donough Fireman
31
Renfew/Scotland 4
John Byford Seaman
24
Harwich/England 2
James McCaffrey Fireman
28
Liverpool/England 2
Owen Hughes Fireman
39
Hollyhead/England 2
Frederick Foley Coal Trimmer
21
Dublin/Baltimore 1
Samuel Johnson Third Engineer
23
Liverpool/Ireland 2
John A. Power Purser
26
Nassau/Ireland 2
Thomas Burns/Byrne Third Mate
25
England/Nassau 5
John Watson Pilot
37
Abaco/Ireland 4
John Duff Seaman
28
Douglas/Isle of Man 2
William Lindsay Fireman
24
Glasgow/Scotland 2
Jerry Driscoll Coal Passer
23
Queenstown/Ireland 2
Richard Shurlan/Sherrin Fireman
36
Liverpool/Ireland 3
John McCallum/McCallam Second Cook
22
Glasgow/Scotland 2
Roger Donelley Fireman
32
Glasgow Scotland 7
William J. Burns/Byrms Seaman
25
Belfast/Ireland 2
Henry C.D/B. Rover Seaman
40
Oldenberg/Germany 1
Thomas Sheridan Carpenter
24
Liverpool/Ireland 3
Richard Armstrong Chief Steward
35
Dublin/Ireland 2
Nathan Erskine Fireman
23
Pt. William/Scotland 1
Valentine Walsh/Welsh Coal Trimmer
23
Londonderry/Ireland 2
Malcolm Wilkes/Wolkie Coal Trimmer
33
Glasgow England 1
James Kernicher/Karnochan Fireman
36
Liverpool/Scotland 4
Cecil Gardner Second Mate
29
Warren Point/Ireland 2
Con/George McClusky Third Steward
20
/Ireland 2
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