Schooner J.P. DE COUDERS. Of 149 tons. Built at Ventura, Mich. in 1873 by Thos. Youdie. Owned by J.P. DeCouders. Home port, Ventura. Value, $2,800. Class B 2. REMARKS. -- Built on bottom of scow APPLETON.
National Board of Lake Underwriters
Lake Vessel Classification for 1875.
Schooner J.P, De CONDERS. U.s. No. 75530. Of 146.16 tons gross. Built 1873 at Saugatuck, Mich. Home port, Charlevoix, Mich.
Merchant Vessel List , U.S., 1884
Scow schooner APPLETON. U.S. No. 1551. Of 108.76 tons. Home Port, Chicago.
Merchant Vessel List, U.S., 1871
Schooner APPLETON. Of 130 tons. Built at Fox River in 1863 by [no entry] Owned by [no entry]. Home port, Chicago. Value $2,000. Class B 2. REMARKS. -- Scow.
Board of lake Underwriters
Lake Vessel Classification, 1866
THE De COUDRES WRECKED.
The schooner J.P. DE COUDRES went ashore at Milwaukee Saturday morning and went to pieces. The crew were saved by the life-saving men, being brought ashore in a life car. The DE COUDRES measured 146 tons, and was built in 1873, on the bottom of the old schooner APPLETON. She was rebuilt last winter and was valued at $5,000. Carpenter, Bartholomew, Bleyer & Mason of Charlevoix, were the owners, and have no insurance.
The J.W. Hall Great Lakes Marine Scrapbook, June/July, 1882