Transcribed and submitted to TheShipsList
Adelaide, from a variety of sources, cited below.
Return to German Emigrants
to South Australia
354 tons, Captain P.W. Niemann, from Hamburg
21st August 1849, via Port Phillip 18th February 1850, arrived
at Port Adelaide, South Australia 1st March 1850
The South Australian Register 2nd March 1850
The "Pribislav" from Port Phillip
This German ship, with
21 passengers from Melbourne arrived yesterday . The date of sailing
was February 18th, but our newspaper files are only to the 15th inclusive.
Friday March 1st.— The barque Pribislax, [sic]
315 tons , P. W. Niemann, Master, from Hamburg 21st August and Port Phillip
February. Passengers.— Dr. Berndt , and G. Lemke in the cabin ;
and 19 in the steerage.
Sydney Shipping Gazette 16th February 1850
Arrived at Port Phillip.— February 3rd. Prebislay [sic],
barque, 354 tons, P.W. Niemann, from Hambugh 24th August, and Rio de
Janeiro 2nd December . Passengers.— Mr. & Mrs. Grassmore
; Mr. Gambinner ; A. Berndt, Esq, Surgeon, and 195 immigrants. ...
The Prebislay [sic], which arrived at Hobson's Bay late
on Saturday night, brings out 198 German emigrants, the greater portion
of whom intend to settle here, and the remainder are going on to Adelaide.
She put into Rio de Janeiro on the 17th October, to get a fresh supply
of provisions, and remained there till the 2nd December. Four births
occurred during the passage, but not any deaths or sickness. The passengers,
of whom only a few can speak English, expressed themselves highly pleased
with the appearance of the country. ... —
Melbourne Morning Herald, February 6.
note.— on the website(s) listed
above, please note that the passenger list is a reconstructed one. I
cross-check with the available SA indexes, as indicated.
The list is probably incomplete and may contain errors, so any feedback
with additions or corrections, will be most appreciated. Please contact
using the link above. Regards
||Johann Gabriel Martin
||Ernst Martin Carl
||Maria Caroline Louise
Library South Australia, official passenger lists, mainly of immigrants
arriving in South Australia under United
Kingdom assisted passage schemes, 1847-1886
GRG 35/48a (formely ACC 313); Sydney Shipping Gazette; South Australian Register;
The South Australian Government Gazette; Biographical index SA 1836-1885 (the B-index column
indicates individuals who may be found in that index, with corresponding
number for further research) ; Birth-Death-Marriage (BDM) index
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