SS Marburn Passenger List - 11 September 1925


Front Cover, Cabin Passenger List for the SS Marburn of the Canadian Pacific Line, Departing 11 September 1925 from Glasgow to Québec and Montréal.

Front Cover, Cabin Passenger List for the SS Marburn of the Canadian Pacific Line, Departing 11 September 1925 from Glasgow to Québec and Montréal via Belfast, Commanded by Captain P. A. Stewart. GGA Image ID # 173dd13757


Senior Officers and Staff

  1. Captain: P. A. Stewart Commander
  2. Chief Officer: R. Pugh
  3. Chief Engineer: J. Cassidy
  4. Purser: B. Andrew
  5. Surgeon: M Williams
  6. Chief Steward: W. Gamble
  7. Conductress: Mrs. Thomson


Cabin Passengers

  1. Anderson, Mrs. J. Brandon, Man
  2. Anderson, Master K. Brandon, Man
  3. Andrews, Miss E. Ypsilanti, Mich
  4. Barrie, Mrs. J. Meikle Earnock, Scot
  5. Bartlett, Mrs. W St. Louis, Mo
  6. Beattie, Mr. A. Kilmarnock, Scot
  7. Beattie, Mr. H. Kilmarnock, Scot
  8. Beattie, Mr. W. Kilmarnock, Scot
  9. Bird, Mr. J. C. Glasgow, Scot
  10. Birks, Mr. H. A. Glasgow, Scot
  11. Bond, Mr. F. H. Wellingboro, Scot. J
  12. Braithwaite, Mr. Linlithgow, Scot
  13. Brodie, Mr. J. Vancouver, B.C
  14. Brodie, Mrs. Vancouver, B.C
  15. Brodie, Mr. A. M Vancouver, B.C
  16. Brown, Miss A. B. Kilbirnie, Scot
  17. Brown, Mr. H. W. Belfast, Ire
  18. Brownlie, Mrs. J. Winnipeg, Man
  19. Calder, Mr. D. Edinburgh, Scot
  20. Campbell, Mrs. S. Fernie, B.C
  21. Carroll, Mr. R. 5. Winnipeg, Man
  22. Carroll, Mrs. Winnipeg, Man
  23. Carswell, Mrs. M. M. Montreal, Que
  24. Chapman, Miss J. Glasgow, Scot
  25. Clark, Mrs. J. Vancouver, B.C
  26. Cullen, Miss. J. M. Minneapolis, Minn
  27. Davis, Dr. T. K. New York, N.Y
  28. Davis, Mrs. New York, N.Y
  29. Davis, Master W. M New York, N.Y
  30. Douglas, Miss M. J. Edinburgh, Scot
  31. Duncan, Mrs. H. Glasgow, Scot
  32. Dundee, Miss B. Belfast, Ire
  33. Emerson, Mrs. B. Coatbridge, Scot
  34. Ferguson, Mrs. J. T. Calgary, Alta
  35. Floyd, Miss M. H. Pittsburg, Pa
  36. Frothingham, Mr. T. Brooklyn, N.Y
  37. Frothingham, Mrs. Brooklyn, N.Y
  38. Frothingham, Mr. T. Brooklyn, N.Y
  39. Frothingham, Miss E. Brooklyn, N.Y
  40. Fulton, Mrs. B. S. Pasadena, Cal
  41. Galbraith, Mrs. W. Glasgow, Scot
  42. Galbraith, Miss H. Glasgow, Scot
  43. Galbraith, Miss J. Glasgow, Scot
  44. Galbraith, Master W. Glasgow, Scot
  45. Gatt, Mrs. B. Fraserburgh, Scot
  46. Gatt, Miss M. Fraserburgh, Scot
  47. Gatt, Master J. Fraserburgh, Scot
  48. Gatt, Miss E. Fraserburgh, Scot
  49. Graham, Miss A. McL. Douglas, Scot
  50. Hamilton, Miss A. Kilmarnock, Scot
  51. Hamilton, Miss M. Kilmarnock, Scot
  52. Hart, Miss A. B. G. Iowa City, Iowa
  53. Hodgkins, Miss M. E. Buffalo, N.Y
  54. Hodgkins, Miss M. M. Buffalo, N.Y
  55. Hollins, Dr. A. Edinburgh, Scot
  56. Hughes, Mrs. E. C. San Francisco, Cal
  57. Hughes, Master J. J. San Francisco, Gal
  58. Jackson, Mrs. A. Glasgow, Scot
  59. Johnson, Miss E. F. Bryn Mawr, Pa
  60. Johnston, Mrs. E. Glasgow, Scot
  61. Johnstone, Miss M. Montreal, Que
  62. Johnstone, Mrs. S. M . Calgary, Alta
  63. Kay, Miss S. Edinburgh, Scot
  64. Kerr, Miss M. C. Hamilton, Ont
  65. Kydd, Miss C. Dundee, Scot
  66. Lawrence, Mrs. W. E. Victoria, B.C
  67. Lawrence, Miss J. M. Victoria, B.C
  68. Lyons, Mrs. A. M. Pittsburg, Pa
  69. McCaig, Mrs. Wm. Toronto, Ont
  70. McCully, Miss H. Belfast, Ire
  71. McDonald, Miss E. Dundee, Scot
  72. Macdonald, Mr. J. A. Madison, Wis
  73. Maciver, Miss I. Stornoway, Scot
  74. Maciver, Miss M. B. Stornoway, Scot
  75. McKenzie, Mr. R. Victoria, B.C
  76. McKenzie, Mrs. Victoria, B.C
  77. McKenzie, Master C. Victoria, B.C
  78. McKenzie, Miss A. Victoria, B.C
  79. McKenzie, Master J. J. Victoria, B.C
  80. McKenzie, Master R. Victoria, B.C
  81. McKenzie, Mr. J. Linlithgow, Scot
  82. Mackenzie, Mr. K. Winnipeg, Man
  83. Mackenzie, Mrs. Winnipeg, Man
  84. Mackie, Mr. C. Bergen Point, N.J
  85. Mackie, Mrs. Bergen Point, N.J
  86. McKillop, Miss A. Glasgow, Scot
  87. Mackinnon, Mrs. W. C. Berkeley, Cal
  88. McNaughton, Dr. J, G. Dar-es-Salaam, E. Africa
  89. McNaughton, Mrs. Dar-es-Salaam, E. Africa
  90. McNaughton, Miss I. J. Grail, Scot
  91. McPhie, Mrs. I. Winnipeg, Man
  92. Mahon, Mrs. W. New York, N.Y
  93. Manson, Miss F. Toronto, Ont
  94. Mercer, Mrs. E. Toronto, Ont
  95. Montgomery, Miss J. Irvine, Scot
  96. Montgomery, Mrs. A. A. Galveston, Texas
  97. Montgomery, Master G. J. Galveston, Texas
  98. Montgomery, Master D. D. Galveston, Texas
  99. Moran, Mr. P. J. Snohomish City, Wash
  100. Moran, Miss N. T. Snohomish City, Wash
  101. Morgan, Rev. Dr. Wm. Kingston, Ont
  102. Morgan, Mrs. Kingston, Ont
  103. Morrison, Mrs. M. Belfast, Ire. and Infant Belfast, Ire
  104. Morrison, Mr. J. Cincinnati, Ohio
  105. Morrison, Mrs. Cincinnati, Ohio
  106. Morrison, Mr. T. Cincinnati, Ohio
  107. Neilson, Miss E Montreal, Que
  108. Nichols, Mr. D. E. Minneapolis, Minn
  109. Nichols, Mrs. Minneapolis, Minn
  110. Nichols, Mr. W. Minneapolis, Minn
  111. Nicoll, Rev. C. K. Montrose, Scot
  112. Pakes, Mr. S. A. Toronto, Ont
  113. Pakes, Mrs. Toronto, Ont
  114. Pakes, Miss K. M. Toronto, Ont
  115. Park, Mrs. M. Glasgow, Scot
  116. Parke, Mr. G. Toronto, Ont
  117. Parke, Mrs. Toronto, Ont
  118. Patterson, Miss M. H. Montreal, Que
  119. Penney, Mrs. C. Seattle, Wash
  120. Reid, Mrs. F. Pretolia, Ont
  121. Rogers, Dr. J. S. G Dundee, Scot
  122. Rogers, Mrs. Dundee, Scot
  123. Rosenberg, Miss C. Glasgow, Scot
  124. Rowan, Miss I. D. Edinburgh, Scot
  125. Russell, Mr. J. Lisburn, Ire
  126. Sawyer, Miss G. St. Matthews, Ky
  127. Scott, Mr. N. Saintfield, Ire
  128. Sellars, Miss M. Pittsburg, Pa
  129. Smith, Mrs. J. E. Cincinnati, Ohio
  130. Stevenson, Miss J. A. Aberdeen, Scot
  131. Stiell, Mr. E. J. Glasgow, Scot
  132. Strange, Mrs. A. Port-Glasgow, Scot
  133. Strange, Master. J. Port-Glasgow, Scot
  134. Strange, Miss H. Port-Glasgow, Scot
  135. Swan, Mr. D. Seymour, Conn
  136. Swan, Mrs. Seymour, Conn
  137. Tait, Mr. J. Shanghai, China
  138. Tait, Mrs. Shanghai, China
  139. Tait, Miss D. A. Shanghai, China
  140. Tait, Miss A. J. Shanghai, China
  141. Taylor, Mrs. H. A. Toronto, Ont
  142. Taylor, Master S Toronto, Ont
  143. Taylor, Mr. W. P. Stromness, Scot
  144. Thomson, Miss M. Meikle Earnock, Scot
  145. Tomlinson, Miss M. Detroit, Mich
  146. Wadie, Mrs. A. Field, B.C
  147. Walker, Miss J. P. Kirkcaldy, Scot
  148. Walton, Miss G. Ypsilanti, Mich
  149. Wilkinson, Mr. C
  150. Wilkinson, Mrs
  151. Wilson, Mr. J. C. Glasgow, Scot
  152. Wotherspoon, Mr. H. A. St. Paul, Minn
  153. Wotherspoon, Mrs. St. Paul, Minn
  154. Wright, Mrs. J. Winnipeg, Man
  155. Young, Mrs. C. L. Edmonton, Alta
  156. Young, Master C. Edmonton, Alta
  157. Young, Mr. D. Galston, Scot
  158. Young, Mrs. Galston, Scot
  159. Young, Mr. J. Galston, Scot
  160. Young, Master A. B. Galston, Scot


Back Cover, Cabin Passenger List for the SS Marburn of the Canadian Pacific Line, 11 September 1925.

Back Cover, Cabin Passenger List for the SS Marburn of the Canadian Pacific Line, 11 September 1925. GGA Image ID # 173e3496f1


Information for Passengers

Purser and Assistant Pursers are always in attendance at the Bureau to deal with enquiries and matters affecting the comfort or interest of Passengers.

It is desired that Passengers having cause for complaint will take the opportunity to report the matter, in order that it may be dealt with immediately. Passengers will appreciate that the Management cannot deal satisfactorily with complaints unless these can be investigated on the spot.

The Company invite suggestions for improvements, and request that these be addressed to the General Manager, Canadian Pacific Steamships Ltd., 8, Waterloo Place, London, Eng.

Meal Times

  First Sitting Second Sitting One Sitting
Breakfast 8:00 am 9.00 am 8:30 am
Luncheon 12:30 pm 1.30 pm 1.00 pm
Dinner 6:00 pm 7:00 pm 7:00 pm


Breakfast not served in the Dining Saloon after ten o'clock.

Children served at first sitting only. Children not permitted in Public Rooms after 8:00 pm unless paying adult fare,

Table Seat Numbers.—Passengers obtain table seat numbers from Second Steward or Head Waiter in the Dining Saloon. Breakfast bugle not sounded when only one sitting. Passengers should inform Bedroom Steward when they desire to be called,

Afternoon Tea is served at 4:00 pm on Deck and in Public Rooms; Children served in the Dining Saloon.

Smoking is permitted in the Dining Saloon after the last sitting at luncheon and dinner, but not at breakfast, the first sitting at luncheon or the first sitting at dinner

Private Dinners can be arranged at $i.00 per cover. Apply to Chief Steward.

Orchestra at luncheon, dinner, and in the Lounge.

Lights extinguished in Dining Saloon 11:00 pm, Lounge 11:30 pm, Smoking Room at midnight.

Bar closes Midnight Westbound, and 11:00 pm Eastbound.

Deck Chairs rented at $1.00; Rugs at $1.50. Apply to Deck Steward.

Baths.—Arrange with Bedroom Steward time desired.

Valuables and Money may be placed in the Purser's safe. Envelopes are provided, which Passengers will seal and sign. As no charge is made, the Company assumes no responsibility for loss or damage however arising.

Berthing of Passengers.—No alteration can be made except through Purser.

The Shop sells postal cards, stamps, candies, cigars, cigarettes, tobacco, pipes, magazines, toys, and novelties.

Library Steward provides stationery, telegraph forms, books of reference, etc.

Stamps.—British or Canadian postage stamps may be used. Divine Service in Dining Saloon at ro-45 am Sunday.

Surgeon is authorized to make customary charges subject to the approval of the Commander, for attending Passengers, at their request, for illness not originating on board. In case of sickness contracted on board no charge is made and medicine is provided free. Trained and fully qualified Hospital Nurses are carried on our passenger ships. Their services, under the direction of the Surgeon, are available to Passengers who require nursing attention at sea. The Canadian Pacific provides a complete medical service afloat.

Money Exchanged.—Purser will exchange a limited amount of English, Canadian and American money.

Wireless Telegrams.—Information and rates furnished at Purser's office.

Telegrams and Cables.—Canadian Pacific Telegraph representatives meet all ships on arrival to ensure prompt transmission of Passengers' telegrams and cables.

Passengers' Mail.—Passengers are urgently requested to enquire for mail at Purser's office on arrival and leave forwarding address.

Passports.—Passengers traveling to or through the United States are requested to call at Purser's office with their Passports as soon as possible.

Lifebelts.—In Staterooms.—Bedroom Steward will explain method of attachment.

Boat Deck.—Parents are respectfully requested not to allow their children to frequent this deck.

Emergency Stations.—Consult plan and directions in alleyway.

Complaints.—Passengers are requested to report complaints to the Commander, Purser, or Chief Steward promptly, so that immediate attention may be given.

Baggage and Customs

Canadian Pacific Railway Baggage Agents, also Canadian and United States Customs Officers, will be in attendance on arrival of the ship to arrange examination and checking of baggage through to rail destination. On arrival of the ship and immediately after Government Immigration inspection, and tickets to inland destinations have been obtained, Passengers must attend personally to the Customs examination of their baggage and arrange with the Railway Baggage Agents for its forwarding. The Baggage Agent will issue a check for each piece of baggage to be forwarded. Unless baggage is checked out by Passengers it will be held at owner's risk until claimed.

Special Delivery of Baggage

Passengers for Quebec, Montreal, Ottawa, Toronto, Hamilton, Winnipeg, Vancouver and Victoria, and the larger cities in the United States, may have their baggage checked through to any residence, hotel, steamship dock or railway depot in such cities', this is a convenience. The transfer charge is collected by the Baggage Agent at the time of checking the baggage.

Checking of Baggage

must have Passengers' personal attention. It will not go beyond the dock until it has been checked or registered By Passengers.

The railway baggage agents will give numbered Checks to destination of Baggage.

Baggage left unchecked on the dock will be at passenger's risk.


The Services of our Colonization Agent, who will board this steamer immediately on arrival at Quebec, are at the disposal of Passengers. Consult him for information as to farm lands or opportunities.


Department of Colonization and Development, Canadian Pacific Railway. Montreal.

Department of Colonization and Development

The Canadian Pacific Railway has established a Bureau of Canadian Information as a branch of its Department of Colonization and Development, with the object of disseminating reliable and up-to-date information as to agricul tural and industrial openings in all parts of Canada.

Western Canada Farm Lands

The Company has yet for sale several million acres of choice farm lands in Western Canada, at low prices and on long terms of payment. In certain districts lands will be sold without settlement restrictions, but the Company is prepared to grant special concessions to those who will settle upon and develop their farms.

Eastern Canada Farm Lands

Lists of selected improved farms, available for settlement in Ontario, Quebec and the Maritime Provinces, with the names and addresses of their owners, may be obtained on application at any office of the Department.

Industrial Investigation and Research Investigations, looking to the utilization of undeveloped natural resources and waste products and new industrial processes, are being carried on by the Research 'Section of the Department. Inquiries as to promising fields for investigation in this connection are invited.

Industrial Openings

Reliable information as to sites for new industries in all parts of Canada, and of special business openings in the growing towns and cities along the lines of the Canadian Pacific Railway in both Eastern and Western Canada, will be gladly furnished on request.


Canadian Intelligence Service

Well equipped Canadian reference libraries have been established by the Department at Montreal, New York, Chicago, and London, England. These libraries contain the fullest information on all matters relating to Canada and her undeveloped resources, and are kept supplied with the latest information pertaining to new developments through the medium of a news service organized through the co-operation of the other deparments of the Company's service. The information on hand in these libraries is available without charge to those interested, and inquiries addressed to any office of the Department will receive prompt attention.

Further information and particulars can be obtained from the Department of Colonization and Development, Canadian Pacific Railway, which maintains offices at Windsor Street Station, Montreal, P.Q., Winnipeg, Man., Calgary, Alta., and London, Eng.


Canadian Pacific Telegraphs

The telegraph system of the C.P.R. extends along the entire length of the railway, and reaches every point of importance off the line of railway in the Dominion of Canada.

The Commercial Cable Co. (Mackay-Bennett system) gives the C.P.R. direct cable connection between Montreal and London; also the most direct connection with Europe, Asia and Africa.

Direct connection with the British Pacific Cable to Australia, New Zealand, etc.; the Commercial Pacific Cable "- to the Hawaiian Islands, Philippine Islands, China and Japan; and the Commercial Havana Cable to Havana, etc.

The Postal Telegraph Co. of New York and San Francisco enables the C.P.R. to reach all important points in the United States.

The Halifax-BERMIIDA and DIRECT West Indies: Cable Co. gives connection with Bermuda, Jamaica and. points in the West Indies.

Direct connection with the Dominion Government Telegraph Line to the Yukon and points in Alaska.

A tariff of charges for Telegrams is posted at all Telegraph Offices, and is kept by all Sleeping and Parlor Car Porters for inspection. Senders of messages are requested to comp are the charges made with the rates on tariff.

To ensure quick despatch to all points see that your telegrams and cables are written on C.P.R. Telegraph Blanks and filed with the Ship's Purser before arriving in Port, or with Canadian Pacific Telegraph representatives on board the ships in dock.


Dominion Express Company of Canada

Operating on all lines of the Canadian Pacific Railway and Ocean Services and other Railway and Steamship Companies. FORWARDERS OP Merchandise, Money, VALcAur,us, &c., promptly, carefully and at reasonable raths.

Money Orders, Foreign Cheques and Travellers' Cheques issued. Money transferred by Telegraph and Cable.

When traveling the best way to carry your funds is in. Dominion Express Travellers' Cheques. They are issued in convenient denominations of Sic>, $2o, $50, $roo and $200, are self-identifying, protect you against loss, and are accepted by Express Railway and Steamship Agents, Banks, Stores. Hotels, etc., throughout the world.

Full particulars on application to any C.P.R. or Dominion Express Office.


Canadian Pacific Fleet of Passenger Steamships

  • Empress of Scotland 25,100 Tons
  • Empress of Australia 21,900 Tons
  • Empress of Canada 21,500 Tons
  • Empress of France 18,500 Tons
  • Montnairn 17,300 Tons
  • Empress of Asia 16,900 Tons
  • Empress of Russia 16,900 Tons
  • Montcalm 16,400 Tons
  • Montrose 16,400 Tons
  • Montclare 16,400 Tons
  • Montroyal 15,650 Tons
  • Melita 14,000 Tons
  • Minnedosa 14,000 Tons
  • Metagama 12,450 Tons
  • Marburn 10,800 Tons
  • Marloch 10,650 Tons
  • Marglen 10,500 Tons
  • Montreal 9,750 Tons
  • Pretorian 6,950 Tons
  • Empress of Japan 6,000 Tons.


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