Samuel Watts Collection (Coll. 152)


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Additional Information About Shipmasters and Their Vessels

The following section contains brief biographical information on ship masters and their vessels in the Samuel Watts Collection. We have reproduced this information, largely unedited, from sources found in the Collection. However, the reader is reminded that no clear criteria exists for which vessel is represented or what sources were used to compile this list.

Shipmaster
Vessel Name
Biographical Information
Anderson, Rasmus B., Sr. Ship VALCLUSE Captain in 1852 until he was lost overboard on November 28 on passage from Liverpool to New Orleans
Anderson, Rasmus B., Jr. Ship H.S. GREGORY Captain in October 1875
Anderson, Rasmus B., Jr. Ship SNOW & BURGESS Captain from 1879 to January 1885, and Apr 1889 to October 1890 when the vessel was sold
Balano, ? Ship H. L. RICHARDSON Captain in December 1880
Balano, James W. Schooner F. L. RICHARDSON Captain from December 1879 to June 1884
Balano, James W. Schooner JOHN K. SOUTHER Captian from June 1884 to June 1888, until the vessel went aground in the Bahamas
Balano, James W. Schooner MABEL JORDAN Captain from May 1890 to June 1893, until she was rammed and sunk by a steamer in Philadelphia harbor. Captain only had time to save his watch and his chronometer
Balano, John H. Schooner HATTIE TURNER Captain in 1884
Balano, John H. Schooner F. L. RICHARDSON Captain from Jun 1884 to Nov 1888, when all hands were lost in a storm on trip from Turks Island to Boston
Barker, ? Schooner SARAH FISH Captain in 1884
Barstow, ? Schooner NEVIS Captain in 1853
Barter, A. William Schooner JOSEPH SOUTHER Captain in 1888
Barter, A. William Schooner GRACE BRADLEY Captain in 1892
Barter, Hiram William Schooner HATTIE TURNER Captain in January 1880
Barter, Hiram William Schooner JUNE BRIGHT Captain from 1885 to 1888
Bickmore, Henry Schooner JOSEPH W. FISH Captain in 1864
Briggs, ? Brig ONOLASKA Captain in 1880
Brown, ? Ship CYRUS WAKEFIELD Captain in Mar 1893 when he died on board in New York
Brown, George W. Schooner NEVIS Captain from March 1857 to Jan 1860
Brown, John N. Ship KENILWORTH Captain in Jan 1867, and May 1868
Brown, John N. Ship JANE FISH Captain from September 1868 to July 1877
Brown, William Ballard Ship SNOW & BURGESS Captain from January 1885 to April 1889. Also the son of John N. Brown
Burgess, Eban Clipper STEPHEN CROWELL Captain in July 1856
Carney, George Ship LORETTO FISH Captain in September 1874
Chadwick, Alton D. Schooner HERNY SOUTHER Captain from July 1890 to October 1890 and October 1891 to the sale in Oct 1894
Chapman, James Ship ST. JOHN Captain on her launch in 1869
Colson, Albert B. Ship R. D. RICE Captain from October 1891 to May 1893
Cook, Josiah W. Schooner WILLIAM J. LERMOND Captain from October 1893 to Jan 1894 on one trip. His regular vessel was Schooner REBECCA MOULTON
Creighton, ? Schooner SUSSIE M. PLUMMER Captain in April 1892, February 1894, and January 1898
Curling, Sanders Brig ALMIRA Captain in 1845
Curling, Sanders Ship JOHN & LUCY Captain from November 1854 to January 1855
Curling, Sanders Ship S. CURLING Captain from January 1855 to February 1859
Davis, T. Brig CLARISSA Captain from 1848 to November 1854
Dizer, John Ship MONTPELIER Captain in November 1869
Dizer, Samuel Barque ELLIOT Captain in March 1849
Dwyer, William Schooner SARAH FISH Captain from May 1868 to March 1869
Eaton, ? Ship JOHN & LUCY Captain in March 1858
Emerson, John B. Ship L. B. GILLCHREST Captain from June 1872 to September 1876
Emerson, John B. Ship JOHN T. BERRY Captain from September 1876 to January 1880
Emerson, John B. Ship KENDRICK FISH Captain from August 1880 to the vessel's sale in October 1880
Fales, W. Ship MARY & ADELINE Captain in 1859
Fales J. T. Schooner ELBRIDGE SOUTHER Captain from 1883 to November 1889
Fales, J. T. Schooner BENJAMIN C. FRITH Captain in 1895 and August 1896
Fales, O. Harvey Barque LEONIDAS Captain from 1869 to February 1873 when all lives were lost in Lat. 48º 10' N, Long. 6º 30'W after vessel was abandoned with 3 feet of water in the hold.
Farnham, Ebeneza Schooner MARY AUGUSTA Captain in 1842
Fiske, Moses H. Ship KENDRICK FISH Captain from 1874 to May 1876
Fountain, Barnabas Brig MONROE Captain in 1842
Francis, F. Schooner HENRY SOUTHER Captain in September 1886
Fyler, ? Schooner GRACE BRADLEY Captain in March 1891
Fyler, ? Schooner NELSON BARTLETT Captain for one voyage in 1891
Flyer, James T. Schooner HORACE O. BRIGHT Captain in June 1885
Flyer, James T. Schooner ELBRIDGE SOUTHER Captain from April to July 1891
Gamage, Julius G. Schooner MATTIE E. EATON Captain, unknown dates
Gates, Miles S. Barque LEONIDAS Captain from July 1868 to 1869
Gilchrest, Albert Schooner J[OHN] ELLIOT Captain from October 1866 to January 1868 when the vessel burned in Galveston Harbor.
Gilchrest, G. Ship EDWARD O'BRIEN Captain in 1863
Gilchrest, Cornelius Brig ST. GEORGE Captain in 1845
Gillchrest, Raymond Ship VAUCLUSE Captain in 1851
Gillchrist, Alden Barque LILLIUS Captain in August 1846
Gillchrist, George Barque LILLIUS Captain in 1840, 1844 and 1845
Gillchrist, Levi B. Ship STATESMAN Captain in 1842 and 1844
Gilmore, Charles M. Schooner HATTIE TURNER Captain from 1888 to the sale of the vessel in 1888
Gilmore, Charles M. Schooner THOMAS R. PILLSBURY Captain for one voyage in October 1889
Gilmore, Charles M. Schooner HENRY SOUTHER Captain from May to July 1890
Guilford, ? Schooner WILLIAM FLINT Captain from 1878 to 1881
Harding, Henry E. Barque KATE HARDING Captain from October 1869 to October 1875 when he was discharged by Samuel Watts for drinking and "keeping vessel in port for his own gratification."
Harrington, J. S. Brig THOMAS & EDWARD Captain in 1854
Hart, Levi Brig ONOLASKA Captain in 1876
Henderson, Dunbar Ship MONTEBELLO Captain in 1865, 1869, and 1871
Henerson, Jabez Schooner SARAH FISH Captain from July 1867 to May 1868
Henry, John B. Ship KENDRICK FISH Captain from June 1876 to July 1878
Hewes, ? Ship JOSEPH GILLCHREST Captain in 1852
Hewes, William Ship SAMUEL WATTS 1st Captain from October 1858 to March 1859
Hewes, William Ship BARNABAS WEBB Captain from September 1859 to the vessel's sale in September 1963
Hewes, William Ship H. L. RICHARDSON Captain from August 1866 to March 1869
Hewes, William Ship SAMUEL WATTS 2nd Captain in May 1872
Hibberd, Isaac Norris Ship CYRUS WAKEFIELD Captain from May 1887 to September 1889
Hodgman, David I. Ship JOSEPH FISH 2nd Captain from January 1876 to September 1876.
Hodgman, David I. Ship LORETTO FISH Captain from 1878 to April 1883. In 1878 Hodgman and his officers were tried for cruelty to the crew and were acquitted in San Francisco.
Hodgman, David I. Ship CYRUS WAKEFIELD Captain from April 1883 to June 1884.
Howard, Daniel H. Schooner WILLIAM FLINT Captain from December 1863 to May 1866.
Howard, Daniel H. Barque LEONIDAS Captain from May 1866 to July 1868.
Hughes, William Schooner MARY AUGUSTA Captain in September 1846
Hupper, Joel H. Schooner HATTIE TURNER Captain in October 1876
Hupper, Joel H. Schooner C. W. LEWIS Captain from January to December 1880
Hupper, Joel H. Schooner HENRY SOUTHER Captain from 1884 to September 1886, March 1888 to August 1889, September 1889 to May 1890 and October 1890 to October 1891.
Hupper, Sidney G. Schooner GRACE BRADLEY Captain in 1873, July 1879, February 1880 and May 1880
Hupper, Sidney G. Schooner WILLIAM J. LERMOND Captain from January 1886 to 1889, December 1891 to October 1893, and January 1894 to October 1900
Hupper, Sidney G. Schooner MILES M. MERRY Captain from October 1900 to April 1902
Hyler, Halvah A. Ship LORETTO FISH Captain from April 1883 to the vessel's sale in March 1884
Hyler, Halvah A. Ship ALFRED WATTS Capatin from December 1885 to September 1887
Hyler, Halvah A. Ship CYRUS WAKEFIELD Captain from August 1890 to March 1891, and March 1893 to the vessel's sale in May 1894
Hyler, William McNeil Brig ST. GEORGE Captain in March 1849
Hyler, William McNeil Ship SAMUEL WATTS 2nd Captain in October 1870
Johnson, ? Ship ALFRED WATTS Captain from September 1887 to October when the ship and all hands except 2 were lost in a hurricane in the North Atlantic.
Johnson, F. H. Ship LEVI G. BURGESS Captain from November 1884 to the vessel's sale in 1887
Jordan, ? Barque SUNBEAM Captain in August 1867
Jordan, O. Ship LEONIDAS Captain in December 1834
Jordan, Newell ("Newt") Blake Barque MARTHA McNEIL Captain before the vessel's sale in 1883
Jordan, Newell ("Newt") Blake Ship JOHN T. BERRY Captain from January 1880 to 1883
Jordan, Newell ("Newt") Blake Ship R. D. RICE Captain from Janary 1884 to October 1891, and May 1893 to the vessel's sale in July 1894.
Keen, William G. Schooner HATTIE TURNER Captain from November 1884 to 1887
Keen, William G. Schooner MARY A. POWER Captain in 1889
Keen, William G. Schooner ELBRIDGE SOUTHER Captain from August 1893 to September 1894
Keen, William G. Schooner BENJAMIN C. FRITH Captain from September 1894
Kelly, William Jr. Ship MONTEBELLO Captain in 1875
Leland, Frank Schooner MARY A. POWER Captain in December 1888
Lermond, William J. Ship SAMUEL WATTS 2nd Captain from March 1876 to 1880
Lermond, William J. Ship JOSEPH B. THOMAS Captain from Jul 1884 to 1899
Lermond, William J. Schooner JOSEPH B. THOMAS Captain from 1900 to 1908
Lermond, William J. Schooner WASHINGTON B. THOMAS Captain in 1908 for her first and only voyage when she was wrecked. Lermond's young wife drowned and he was badly injured.
Levensaler, Caleb Ship STATESMAN Captain in 1841
Levensaler, Caleb Ship MONTEBELLO Captain in 1866, and 1869
Levensaler, Joseph G. Ship GENERAL BERRY Captain from December 1868 to the vessel's sale in May 1874.
Maies, William H. Schooner MARY DELPHINA Captain from December 1857
Masters, William Barque MARTHA McNEIL Captain in 1869
Mathews, ? Schooner BESSIE E. CREIGHTON Captain in August 1894 when he died of yellow fever in a hospital in Trinidad. He was attended by Capt. Sidney Hupper of the Schooner WILLIAM J. LERMOND.
McClay, Alex Ship KENDRICK FISH Captain from 1872 to 1874
McIntyre, J. Warren Schooner HATTIE TURNER Captain from March 1880 to 1884
McIntyre, J. Warren Schooner GRACE BRADLEY Captain from 1885 to 1888
McIntyre, Lewis Barque ELLIOT Captain in 1851
McNeil, J. P. Schooner ELBRIDGE SOUTHER Captain from September 1894 to his abandonment in January 1895 when he went ashore at Cayo San Felipi, Cuba.
Mehan, Francis Ship S. CURLING Captain from February 1859
Mills, Harvey Brig THOMAS & EDWARD Captain in 1847
Mills, Harvey Ship JAMES NESMITH Captain from 1852 to November 1855
Mills, Harvey Ship SAMUEL WATTS 1st Captain from November 1855 to October 1858, and April to August 1859. His wife, Sarah died aboard in June 1858 of "gastric fever."
Mills, Harvey Ship COLONEL ADAMS Captain from 1860 to February 1862 and March to September 1864.
Mills, Harvey Ship H. L. RICHARDSON Captain from November 1865 to August 1866
Mills, Harvey Ship MONTPELIER Captain from September 1867 to November 1869
Mills, Harvey Ship ELIZA MCNEIL Captain from May 1871 to October 1872 and January 1873 to November 1874.
Mills, Warren F. Ship ELIZA McNEIL Captain from October 1872 to January 1873 and in November 1874
Mills, Warren F. Ship HARVEY MILLS Captain from the ship's launch in 1876.
Mitchell, George A. Barque FRANKLIN Captain in 1850
Morse, ? Ship MARY & ADELINE Captain in 1855
Morse, ? Ship M[ARY] I. CAMPELL Captain in January 1861 and 1864
Morse, Alvin s. Ship S. CURLING Captain in May 1867 and December 1868
Morse, Lucuis K. Ship COLONEL ADAMS Captain in September 1864 to April 1871. He reluctently "tolerated" Howard Van Norden as the British Flag Captain when the vessel was under the British registry in 1864 during the Civil War.
Morton, William J. Ship H. L. RICHARDSON Captain in 1876
Morton, William J. Ship ELIZA McNEIL Captain from February 1878 to the vessel's sale in 1882
Morton, William J. Ship ABNER I. BENYON (ALFRED WATTS) Captain from December 1883 to December 1885
Morton, William J. Ship CYRUS WAKEFIELD Captain from March 1891 to March 1893
Mowat, Henry Ship KENDRICK FISH Captian from April 1879 to August 1880
Murphy Joseph Schooner HENRY SOUTHER Captain in October 1894 after the vessel's sale
Nelson, ? Ship VAUCLUSE Captain in June 1863
Newhall, William, Jr. Ship JUVENTA Captain from July 1862 to June 1863. He was first mate when Capt. Wm. Young died of small pox on January 22, 1862 on the way to the Orient, and was given command in Shanghai.
Oliver, ? Ship EDWARD O'BRIEN Captain in April 1868
Palmer, E. C. Ship ELIZA McNEIL Captain in July 1875
Palmer, E. C. Ship H. L. RICHARDSON Captain from December 1879 to December 1880
Patten, James W. Ship MONTEBELLO Captain in 1865 and 1866
Pendleton, Richard P. Schooner WILLIAM FLINT Captain in 1882
Pillsbury, A. F. Schooner MARY A. POWER Captain from January 1868 to July 1888
Pitcher, Harrison A. Schooner THOMAS A. PILLSBURY Captain from March 1876 to October 1889
Post, Thomas M. Schooner WILLIAM FLINT Captain from May 1866 to 1868
Ranlett, Charles E. Barque SUNBEAM Captain in 1863
Rivers, ? Schooner ANNIE BLISS Captain during the summer of 1879
Robinson, Edwin A. Ship ALFRED D. SNOW Captain from launch in 1877 to November 1878
Robinson, Richard, Jr. Ship RICHARD ROBINSON Captain from launch in 1854
Seavey, Alfred L. Schooner CATHIE C. BERRY Captain in 1879 and from 1880 to December 1884
Seavey, Alfred L. Schooner HORACE O. BRIGHT Captain from December 1894 to April 1895
Seavey, Alfred L. Schooner HENRY SOUTHER Captain for one voyage in August 1889
Seavey, Alfred L. Schooner ELBRIDGE SOUTHER Captain from November 1889 to April 1891, July 1891 to January 1893, and April to August 1893, when he was killed by a falling block in a bad storm, and was buried at sea.
Seavey, Leonard H. Schooner Elbridge Souther Captain from January to April 1893, and brother of Albert Seavey.
Shaw, Charles H. Schooner JOSEPH W. FISH Captain in June 1861
Shaw, Charles H. Schooner FANNIE K. SHAW Captain in 1867 until his death in Havana in February 1868.
Simmons, Aaron W. Schooner MARY A. POWER Captain from February 1880 to May 1881
Singer, ? Barque CATHERINE Captain in 1857
Singer, William Ship ALICE COUNCE Captain in August 1858 and December 1860
Smalley, Joshua Schooner J. H. COUNCE Captain in 1846
Smith, William H. Schooner CATHIE C. BERRY Captain from December 1884 to 1887
Smith, William H. Schooner GRACE BRADLEY Captain from 1888 to March 1891
Smith, William H. Schooner MARTHA T. THOMAS Captain in 1891 and 1892
Snow, Ambrose Ship LEONIDAS Captain in October 1844
Spear, Arthur Ship EDWARD O'BRIEN Captain in 1868
Stackpole, Frederick W. Ship JOSEPH FISH 2nd Captain from November 1866 to December 1875 and September to November 1876
Starrett, Earl Ship KENDRICK FISH Captain in 1869
Starrett, Henry A. Ship LEVI G. BURGESS Captain in 1880 to 1884
Stilphen, Newell Ship BOLINA Captain from October to November 1857, when she wrecked in a hurricane on one of the Berry Islands off Nassau.
Turner, John S. Schooner JOSEPH W. FISH Captain in 1869
Turner, John S. Ship JANE FISH Captain in January 1878
Turner, John S. Ship H. S. GREGORY Captain from December 1879 to October 1880
Turner, John S. Ship JOSEPH B. THOMAS Captain from November 1881 to July 1884
Turner, J. W. Schooner HATTIE TURNER Captain from 1872 to 1875
Van Norden, Howard Ship COLONEL ADAMS Captain from 1863 to 1864. He was the British Flag Captain when the ship was under the British registry during the Civil War. Capt. Lucius Morse complained that he drank and incited the crew to disobedience.
Vesper, Peter Ship MARY & ADELINE Captain in 1852
Vesper, Peter Ship VESPER Captain from 1855 to July 1856, when she sank in Long. 33º W. The Captain, his wife Em, and the crew were in ships's boats for five days before being rescued.
Vesper, Peter Ship MARY O'BRIEN Captain in December 1856 and April 1866
Wall, Aaron S. Brig G. W. LAWRENCE Captain from 1848 to February 1854
Watts, ? Ship STATEMAN Captain in 1840
Watts, ? Ship LEONIDAS Captain in 1843 and December 1856
Watts, ? Schooner GRACE ANDREWS Captain in Jun 1889
Watts, Afred Ship JUVENTA Captain from November 1853 to November 1855. He is Samuel's brother.
Watts, Afred Ship BARNABAS WEBB Captain from December 1856 to April 1859
Watts, Afred Ship GENERAL McCLELLAND Captain from launching to sale in 1862
Watts, Artemus W. Schooner NEVIS Captain in 1846, he is either the nephew or cousin of Samuel.
Watts, Charles Brig EMELINE Captain in September 1854
Watts, Edward Brig EMELINE Captain in 1849. Edward is also the father of Edward A., Frank and Seymour.
Watts, Edward Ship COLONEL ADAMS Captain from August 1862 to March 1864
Watts, Edward Barque Pactolus (launched in 1865)
Watts, Edward Schooner FANNIE K. SHAW Captain in June 1868
Watts, Edward Ship LEVI B. GILLCHREST Captain in December 1869 and from September 1876 to September 1882
Watts, Edward A. Schooner THOMAS FISH Captain in 1872
Watts, Edward A. Schooner F. L. RICHARDSON Captain in 1876
Watts, Edward A. Schooner LORETTO FISH Captain from March 1878 to October 1880
Watts, Edward A. Ship H. S. GREGORY Captain from October 1880 to February 1883 when the ship was abandoned 650 miles west of Fashnet. All hands were saved including the wife and son, Charles A. Watts.
Watts, Edward Brown Ship KENDRICK FISH Captain from November 1867 to August 1868. Edward Brown is the son of Alfred Watts.
Watts, Edward Brown Ship ABNER I. BENYON (ALFRED WATTS) Captain from March 1876 to February 1881. He drank heavily and was not employed by Samuel Watts after February 1881. He was in Kansas City by 1886, but was very free with his advice about how vessels should be handled and had complaints about the shipmasters.
Watts, Edwin Ship James Nesmith Captain from November 1859 until the vessel's sale in November 1863. Edwin was the son of William Watts.
Watts, Edwin Ship JOSEPH GILLCHREST Captian in January 1864
Watts, Edwin Schooner J[OHN] ELLIOT Captain from September 1865 to October 1866
Watts, Edwin Ship LEVI B. GILLCHREST Captain from December 1866 to June 1872
Watts, Edwin Barque MINNIE WATTS Captain in 1883, when the vessel went down near Cape Horn with all lives lost including Edwin Watts' wife and elder son.
Watts, Frank E. Schooner MARY A. POWER Captain from 1884 to 1885
Watts, Frank E. Schooner JOSEPH SOUTHER Captain from August 1886 to March 1887
Watts, Frederick E. Barque KATIE HARDING Captain from April 1880 to January 1881
Watts, Frederick E. Schoooner DAVID H. RIVERS Captain in 1897 when he was lost overboard in the Channel off the English coast.
Watts, George Brig MONROE Captain from 1845 to 1846. George was no Samuel's brother.
Watts, James Barque CATHERINE Captain in 1847. James was the son of the George who was Samuel's brother.
Watts, James Barque GLEN AVON Captain from 1863 to August 1864, when Confederate privateer TALLAHASSEE sank the vessel. All were saved, including James Watts wife, Betsey.
Watts, James Ship MONTPELIER Captain from November 1864 to September 1868. Betsey Watts wrote all of her husband's correspondence.
Watts, James, Jr. Ship JOHN T. BERRY Captain in January 1884 to October 1887 starting at the age of 20. THe vessel was lost in a storm off Austrialia. James Jr. and 15 others survived six days in a longboat, landing in New South Wales. The other longboat with 12 crew members was lost.
Watts, John R. Ship JAMES NESMITH Captain from November 1855 to November 1859
Watts, John R. Ship SAMUEL WATTS 1st Captain from November 1859 to December 1863
Watts, John R. Ship GENERAL BERRY Captain from December 1863 to December 1868
Watts, John R. Ship LORETTO FISH Captain in October 1869
Watts, Joseph W. Schooner LORETTO FISH Captain from October 1880 to Januray 1881, when the vessel broke up on the shore of Long Island, N.Y.
Watts, Joseph W. Schooner MARY A. POWER Captain in May 1881
Watts, Joseph W. Schooner JOSEPH SOUTHER Captain from 1884 to August 1886 and March 1887 to September 1887
Watts, Joseph W. Schooner NELSON BARTLETT Captain from September 1887 to 1895
Watts, Joseph W. Schooner MARTHA T. THOMAS Captain in 1895 and from May 1897 to May 1898
Watts, Joshua Schooner MARY AUGUSTA Captain in July 1852
Watts, Robert T. Schooner Carrie Melvin Captain in December 1865
Watts, Samuel Brig HECTOR Captain from 1836 to February 1838, when she was wrecked off Gay Head. This was Samuel Watts' first command.
Watts, Samuel Brig ANN MARIA Captain from February to August 1838
Watts, Samuel Brig JEFFERSON Captain from August 1838 to June 1840
Watts, Samuel Brig MONROE Captain in September 1840
Watts, Samuel Brig CLARISSA Captain from 1841 to 1843
Watts, Samuel Barque ELLIOT Captain 1843 to 1846
Watts, Samuel Barque FRANKLIN Captain from October 1846 to December 1847
Watts, Samuel Barque PARIS Captain from January to November 1848
Watts, Samuel Brig McMAINE Captain from December 1849 to May 1850
Watts, Samuel Ship JAMES NESMITH Catian from May 1850 to 1851
Watts, Samuel SHIP FRANKLIN KING captain from 1851-1853
Watts, Samuel Ship WESTERN EMPIRE Captain in 1853. This was his last command.
Watts, Samuel 2nd Schooner JOSEPH SOUTHER Captain from 1874-1880. Samuel 2nd was the nephew or the grand-nephew of Samuel.
Watts, Samuel 2nd Schooner NELSON BARTLETT Captain in 1881, 1884 and 1886
Watts, Samuel 2nd Schooner SIDNEY G. HUPPER Captain in the fall of 1887 to September 1888, when the vessel was dragged ashore on Turks Island and was a total loss.
Watts, Samuel 2nd Schoooner CHARLES L. DAVENPORT Captain from February 1890 to December 1898
Watts, Seymour Ship LEVI B. GILLCHREST Captain from September 1882 to the sale of the vessel in 1885
Watts, Seymour Barque PACTOLUS Captain in 1892
Watts, W. H. Ship SEBASTIAN CABOT Captain from 1864 to 1869
Watts, William Brig OLIVE BRANCH Captain in December 1840. William was the brother of Samuel.
Watts, William Brig CLARISSA Captain from 1843 to 1848
Wheeler, O. Brig ONOLASKA Captain in 1870
Wilcox, John F. Schooner FANNIE K. SHAW Captain from February to June 1868
Willey, Jehoboth W. Schooner NELSON BARTLETT Captain from July 1893
Willey, M. K. Schooner JOSEPH W. FISH Captain in June 1868
Willey, M. K. Schooner LORETTO FISH Captain in May 1870
Willey, Walter B. Schooner ANNIE BLISS Captain from December 1879 to the sale of the vessel in February 1880
Willey, William J. Schooner THOMAS FISH Captain in January 1869
Willey, William J. Schooner ANNIE BLISS Captain in 1871 and from 1872 to 1874
Willey, William J. Schooner MARY A. POWER Captain in November 1872
Willey, William J. Ship ALFRED D. SNOW Captain from November 1878 to January 1868, when all hands were lost when the vessel was wrecked on Waterford Bar, Ireland.
Young, Gideon Brig EMILY Captain in 1848
Young, Gideon Ship JUVENTA Captain from November 1855 to September 1858
Young, Gideon Ship JOSEPH FISH 1st Captain from January 1859 to May 1863, when the vessel dissapeared after leaving Rangoon, with Giedeon Young's wife Julia, aged 31, and son Frederick, aged 8, aboard. Captain Young was 35 at the time
Young, Gleason Ship JANE FISH Captain from December 1879 to the sale of the vessel in September 1882. Gleason was the son of Gideon Young.
Young, Gleason Ship CYRUS WAKEFIELD Captain from June 1884 to May 1887 and February 1889 to August 1890.
Young, Gleason Ship R. D. RICE Captain for one voyage in February 1888
Young, James Barque MUTUAL Captain from 1860 to the sale of the vessekl in October 1863
Young, James, Jr. Schooner F. L. RICHARDSON Captain from 1873 to 1875
Young, William Ship JUVENTA Captain from October 1858 to January 1862, when he died of smallpox on board and was buried at sea.

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