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  BrigAxel & Valborg, Capt. BlomSkien June 10 
Havre July 3 182  
  SchoonerCarl Edvard, Capt. ReimertChristiansand Aug. 22 
Havre Aug. 28 317  
  ShipCommerce, Capt. LarsenKragerÝ May 25 
Havre June 3 391  
  SchoonerDen Flyvende Fisk, Capt. SimonsenChristiansand Aug. 29 
Havre Sep. 8 419  
  ShipFortuna, Capt. NeumannDrammen  
Havre May 28 619  
  BrigFury, Capt. PedersenPorsgrunn May 11 
Havre May 28 656  
  SchoonerGrethe Louise, Capt. PedersenGrimstad Sep. 17 
Havre Sep. 28 697  
  BarkIndustrie, Capt. AdzlewPorsgrunn Apr. 15 
Passenger list 
New York July 2 890  
  BarkJuno, Capt. BendixenBergen Apr. 24 
New York June 18 957  
  BarkKong Sverre, Capt. FischerBergen May 6 
Passenger list 
New York June 29 1102  
  BrigNorden, Capt. RolfsenStavanger May 10 
New York July 15 1307  
  ShipOlaf Kyrre, Capt. KroghBergen May 7 
Passenger list 
New York June 22 1434  
  BrigTricolor, Capt. FriisChristiania May 12 
New York July 25 1943  
  BrigWashington, Capt. CockPorsgrunn May 23 
Passenger list 
New York Aug. 11 2058  

Additional journeys or not confirmed journeys:
  SailAgder, Capt. BieStockholm  
Passenger list 
New York Sep. 28 2224  
New Orleans Nov. 3 2217  
  SailBowditch, Capt. PikeHavre  
Passenger list 
New York Aug. 8 2219  
  SailColumbo, Capt. JacobHavre  
New York Aug. 29 2218  
  SailElizabeth Bruce, Capt. DayHavre  
Passenger list 
New York Aug. 11 2220  
  BrigGenio, Capt. Ragul??Hamburg  
Passenger list 
New York Sept. 16 2223  
  ShipJohn Holland, Capt. HendersonHavre July 13 
New York Aug. 28 2225  
  SailSt. PatrickLiverpool  
Passenger list 
New York Sep. 5 2222  
  SailSultan, Capt. Boni??Havre  
Passenger list 
New York Aug. 14 2221  

The "John Holland" took the 104 passengers arriving to Havre on the "Axel & Valborg" and some other Norwegians. It also carried 43 Swedes from Melhung in Dalarna, they were referred to as "Readers". Each adult passenger had to pay 45 Fr. for the passage on the John Holland from Havre to New York. The cost for children under the age of 10 was 40 Fr. and for those under the age of 2 it was 25 Fr. It was reported that all of the "Axel & Valborg" passengers were healthy and well when they left Havre.

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A selection of articles dedicated to help you in your genealogy search for your Norwegian ancestors. Transcripts and pictures of historic documents in connection with the ships and emigration. Also including articles about Pioneers & Norwegian Settlements Around the World
Articles about selected ships ships and special events in their history. Descriptions of some of the great maritime disasters involving emigrant ships, like the wrecking of the steamer Atlantic of the White Star Line, sinking of the ocean liner Empress of Ireland and the Thingvalla line steamer Norge disaster. Check this section if you have an interest in shipwrecks.
This section contains articles describing the transatlantic voyage, the condition of the steerage accommodations and the experience of an ocean travel on an emigrant ship. You will find in-depth studies concerning the emigration process, statistics and facts, and information about the immigration processing centers line Castle Garden and Ellis Island.
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