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Passenger list Zebra, sailed 12 Aug 1838 from Altona, Germany

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Ship Zebra, 350 tons, Captain Dirk Meinerts Hahn, from Altona 12th August, Hamburg 21st August 1838, arrived at Holdfast Bay (Glenelg) 28th December 1838 & Port Adelaide, South Australia 2nd January 1839,

Warning! Migrants who traveled to South Australia in steerage between 1836 and 1841 were not individually named in the ship manifest, only the small number of passengers who traveled in cabins. Different researchers have reconstructed passenger lists from newspaper reports and family histories. This page was created to compare and collate different lists of passengers on board the Zebra. Some errors are possible. Please feedback any suggestions or corrections to Steve Thomas.



Kook, Hermann Friedrich Surveyor / Farmer from Lübeck cabin passenger

BARTEL, Christian age 78 from Möstchen, Brandenburg Anna Rosina nee LIEBELT age 76

Bartel, Christian age 44 Thresher / Gardener from Möstchen, Brandenburg

Bartel, Gottlob age 41 Cottager from Möstchen, Brandenburg

Bartsch, Johann Samuel age 37 Joiner from Skampe

Berndt / Behrend, Gottfried 35 Shoemaker from Schwiebus

Boehm, Johann Georg age 42 Cottager from Mustchen

Bothe, Christian age 59 Merchant from Krummedorf

Brettig / Braettig, Samuel age 42 Shoemaker from Breatz, near Tirschtiegel

Dohnt / Dohnke, Johann Gottfried age 43 Small Cottager from Guhren, Brandenburg

Helbig / Helwig, Friedrich age 35 Colonist from Friedrichsfelde died at sea, Sept. 22 1838

Jaensch Christian 40 Farmer Kay

Jaensch, Maria 44 Kay sister of Christian

Janetzki, Johann Georg age 32 Cottager / Mason from Muschten

Kirsch Friederike 56 widow Nickern mother of Anna D. Schirmer

Klenke, Christian age 51 Day-labourer from Kay died at sea

Kluge Eleonore 55 Day-labourer Nickern widow Richstieg ? Christian 19 daughter 15 (have been recorded on all sources but no other South Australian records have been found for this family. Profiles have not been added to Wikitree).

Kluge, Johann Gottfried 16 Farmer from Zullichau

Liebelt, Johann Christian 38 Shepherd Nickern

Liebelt Johann Christoph 33 Tailor Nickern

(Linke, Johann Gottlob 36 Farmer from Prussia, listed in 'Bound for South Australia' aboard Zebra but probably sailed on the Catharina}

Lubasch, Gottfried age 49 Cottager from Rissen / Riesen

Neumann, Gottfried age 42 Cottager from Kay

Nitschke, Gottlfried age 58 Cottager from Kay

Nitschke, Friedrich Wilhelm age35 Mason fom Kay (son of Gottfried and Johanne Dorothea Nitschke)

Nitschke, Johann Gottlob (also known as Gottlieb) age 30 Wheelwright Kay

Nitschke, Samuel age 48 Small Cottager from Lochow

Paech, Friedrich 32 Cottager / Joiner Nickern

Paech, Johann Georg age 45 from Kay (1st wife Johanna Karaline (nee Klenke) died in Germany)

Paech, Johann Friedrich age 36 Farmer from Rentschen

Pfeiffer, Johann Georg age 47 Thresher / Gardener Kay

Pfeiffer, Johann Georg age 59 Thresher / Gardener from Rackau

Rillright, Gottfried 44 Colonist Friedrichsfelde

Schirmer, Friedrich Gottlob age 56 widower Nickern

Schirmer, Johann Christian age 33 Thresher / Gardener from Nickern son of Friedrich Gottlob

Schirmer, Gottlob age 28 Servant from Guhren

Schmidt, Gottlob age 50 Day-labourer Skampe

Schubert, Johann Christian age 51 Day-labourer Möstchen

Schultz, Johann Christoph age 47 Colonist of Klippendorf

Schultz, Dorothea Elisabeth (Paech) 42 widow Rentschen sister of J.F. Paech

Steicke / Steike, Johann Samuel age 40 Day-labourer from Kay

Suess / Suss, Johann Friedrich 67 Cottager Kay father-in-law of F.W. Nitschke

Wittwer, Johann Friedrich Wilhelm 38 Miller Guhren

Zimmermann, Johann Friedrich age 38 Freehold Gardener from Jehser

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