S.S. Athenia Passenger ManifestThis page from the Athenia's passenger list documents the Elliott family migration from Scotland to Canada in 1927. See John's memoir, Peggy's story, and Bob's story.
TranscriptionName of Ship: Athenia
Steamship Line: ANCHOR-DONALDSON
Date of Departure: 25th March 1927
Where bound: Halifax & St. John
NAMES AND DESCRIPTIONS OF BRITISH PASSENGERS EMBARKED AT THE PORT OF Glasgow
2The family actually disembarked in Halifax, where they were enumerated by Canadian immigration officials and began their long train voyage to Alberta.
3The official who entered the form information appears to have written "St. Johns" instead of "St. John". Confusing St. John, New Brunswick with St. John's, Newfoundland is a common mistake.
4Beauly on Wikipedia
5In the UK census records, Scholar was the standard designation for children who were at school (not apprenticed or working).
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Passenger manifest summary