New York, NY Steamboat SEAWANHAKA Disaster, Jun 1880
GRAY, MAMIE, 8 months old, daughter of Mr. Walter Gray, of Fifty-fifth-street and Eighth-avenue.
HASBROOK, CHARLES, colored.
McGIVEN, JOHN, of One Hundred and Twelfth-street and North River.
REID, MARY A., a nurse for Mr. H. A. Jackson.
SCHALER, LIZZIE, 3 months old, of No. 408 West Fifty-third-street.
SHERRY, CONSETINE, (probably Constantine, 3 months old, of No. 2,327 Second-avenue.
SKIDMORE, ABRAHAM P., of the Coleman House. Mr. Skidmore's was the first body recovered from the wreck. He was 42 years old.
SKIDMORE, JAMES H., Jr., lawyer, of One Hundred and Fifteenth-street and Harlem River.
VANDEWATER, CLARENCE W., infant daughter of Mrs. Susie J. Vandewater, of Glen Cove.
WOMAN, unknown, about 50 years old, toothless in both jaws, thin, and of light complexion.
WOMAN, unknown, wedged in the paddlewheel of the Seawanhaka.
There were many inquiries, yesterday, at the Morgue and elsewhere for persons who were known or were believed to be on the steamer, and who have not been heard from since the accident. Several telegrams of inquiry were received at the Morgue, and all day long anxious friends continued to call, in the hope of obtaining some tidings, good or bad, of the absent ones. Many of these, prepared for the worst, procured removal permits in advance from Coroner Brady. Fifty or more persons visited the Homeopathic Hospital, where the dead and wounded had been brought to inquire for missing friends. Unfortunately, no list was kept of the names of the persons applied for or of the persons seeking them. The following list of the missing made up at the Morgue:
AUCAIGNE, Mrs. Minnie Howell, wife of Eugene Aucaigne, of No. 304 West Thirtieth-street.
HAWKINS, Chauncey, of Stephen H. Mills & Co., ship chandlers, No. 107 South-street, 38 years old.
HULBURD, Highland, residing at Great Neck, about 52 years of age, in the oil business. He went on board the Seawanhaka with a lady, who was saved. Just prior to the accident he went forward to smoke a cigar. He was seen on the deck after the fire broke out, by an acquaintance, and has not been seen or heard of since.
JONES, ------, infant daughter of Charity Jones, colored, of No. 109 West Twenty-sixth-street.
LEWIS, Scudder, 4 years old, of No. 345 Kent-avenue, Brooklyn.
McCONNILL, ------, residing in Forty-ninth-street, between Tenth and Eleventh avenues. An acquaintance saw him on the boat, and his mother, with whom he lived, has heard nothing from him. He was about 21 years of age.
MESSNEE, -------, of Glenwood. MICHAELS, William, of Sea Cliff.
MOORE, Daniel, residing on Twenty-sixth-street, between Ninth and Tenth avenues, has a wife and four children. He was a longshoreman, bound for Glen Cove in search of employment. He was accompanied by a fellow-workman, who escaped.
MOORE, Thomas S. He was about 35 years old, and the law partner of William G. Low, a son of A. A. Low, the well-known merchant. He was a second assistant to Winchester Britton, of Brooklyn, when the latter held the office of District Attorney some years ago. He removed with his family from No. 256 Union-street, Brooklyn, to Glen Cove, Long Island, about a month ago, and was in the habit of coming to this City in the morning and returning to his home in the evening on the Seawanhaka.
REYNES, Anita, 14 years old, of No. 46 Exchange-place.
SCHREINER, Horace A., 46 years old, of Wall and Water streets. Was on his way to spend a vacation on Long Island; wife and family in Europe.
SMITH, M. M. N., of Brooklyn, 53 years old.
SMITH, Montague, Great Neck, Long Island.
STEIN, Joseph L., lawyer, and ex-member of Assembly.
WAGSTAFF, Edgar, of Whitestone.
WALDRON, Alfred, a cotton broker, residing in Brooklyn, but living at Sea Cliff temporarily with his family, has not been head from, though it was not known positively that he was on board. It was his habit to leave his business to go home at the hour this boat started, and he was not at his place of business yesterday, and nothing could be learned of him by telegraphing.
WESTCOTT, Edward, residing at Manhassett, Long Island; about 35 years of age. He has a family consisting of a wife and four children. His wife made many inquiries, through friends and by telegraph, yesterday, but she could obtain no intelligence of him. E. Dimon, leather merchant, of No. 84 Gold-street, received intelligence yesterday morning that his partner, Henry ARTHUR, who had been reported missing, was safe at his home at Sand's Point, having arrived there in company with other passengers who succeeded in getting aboard the steamer Osseo.
The rescued passengers who were still in the hospital on Randall's Island last evening were:
Miss E. L. Diller, of Brooklyn, daughter of the Rev. J. W. Diller, who was lost. Amelia M. Field, of Roslyn. Mrs. Meyers, of East Fifty-ninth-street. Barbara Romshe, a child, of Fifty-third-street, near Third-avenue, whose mother is among the missing. Minnie Shermacher, of Astoria. Capt. Charles P. Smith, of Roslyn. Margaret Wylie, of No. 439 Seventh-avenue.
All of these were getting along as well as could be expected, and the hospital physicians do not anticipate any deaths among them. Those who are able to leave the hospital were:
Leora Brumfield, of No.35 West Forty-seventh-street. Maud Carson, of No.18 West Thirty-second-street. Bridget Fitzsimmons, of No. 200 Madison-avenue. William R. Grace, wife and child, No. 87 Wall-street. Charles E. Heddon, of No. 26 Leroy-street. Mr. Hicks, of Sand's Point. Caroline Hooper, of No. 148 West Tenth-street. William Johnson, of Brooklyn. Mrs. Nesbitt and child of this City. Col. Sipes, of Sea Cliff. Mrs. H. M. Thorp, of Glenwood. Susie J. Vandewater, of Glen Cove.
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