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    Glover Glasper

    Male 1901 - UNKNOWN


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    • Name Glover Glasper  [1
      Born Between 1900 and 1901  (?)/Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
      Gender Male 
      Occupation 25 Jan 1924  Ship's Assistant Electrician/ Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
      Died UNKNOWN 
      Person ID I6869  Bridger, Glasper, Lee & Probett
      Last Modified 3 Jul 2017 

    • Photos
      1903 - Vessel Minnekedha, later Manchuria
      1903 - Vessel Minnekedha, later Manchuria

    • Notes 
      • Assistant Electrician on Ship "Manchuria", (Formerly "Minnekedha")
        Vessel "Minnekedha" / "Manchuria":

        Built by New York Shipbuilding Corporation, Camden, New Jersey, USA, 1903. 13,639 gross tons; 616 (bp) feet long; 65 feet wide. Steam quadruple expansion engines, twin screw. Service speed 16 knots. 1,718 passengers (350 first class, 68 second class, 1,300 third class).One funnel and four masts.

        Built for Atlantic Transport Line, British flag, in 1903 and named Minnekedha. New York-London service. Intended for Atlantic Transport Line, but completed for Pacific Mail. Renamed Manchuria in 1903. San Francisco-Far East service. Transferred to Dollar Line, American flag, in 1928 and renamed President Johnson. Around-the-world service. Transferred to Portugese Government, in 1947 and renamed Santa Cruz. Lisbon-South America service. Scrapped in Italy in 1952.

    • Sources 
      1. [S41] American Family Immigration History Center at Ellis Island.
        American Family Immigration History Center at Ellis Island. http://www.ellisislandrecords.org/ First Name: Glover Last Name: Glasper Ethnicity: G.B., Scotch Last Place of Residence: Date of Arrival: Feb 20, 1924 Age at Arrival: 23y Gender: M Marital Status: Ship of Travel: Manchuria Port of Departure: San Francisco, California Manifest Line Number: 0009