Many sources have been used in this research
including the following
Contemporary newspaper articles from
the ‘Times’, “Virginian Landmark”, the “Western daily Mercury” amongst
The Cunard Daily Bulletin.
Board of Trade Enquiry Reports
GRO BMD records.
Census returns at the FRC.
National Probate Calendar
Mercantile Navy List, Lloyd’s Lists
and Lloyd’s Captains Registers at the Guildhall Library.
Applications for Master’s certificates
at the National Maritime Museum.
“Teignmouth, a Maritime History” by
Assorted PRO Records including Registers
of Seamen Series I, II and I and Shipping Registers - Transcript forms
No 19 (BT108).
Court minutes from the High Court
of Justice, Probate, Divorce and Admiralty Division.