The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Emily (Schooner), aground, 1 Oct 1866

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EMILY Schooner, cargo hay and grain, ashore on Lake Michigan, October 1866. Total loss. Property loss, hull $2,000 cargo $2,500
      Casualty List for 1866---Buffalo
      Commercial Advertiser, Feb. 26, 1867

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EMILY Schooner of 127 Tons, owned at Grand haven by Miller & Co. Bound from Chicago to Green Bay went ashore at Manitoulin, Lake Michigan, November 1866. Loss to ship $300.
      Marine Casualties on the Great Lakes
      1863-1873 U. S. Coast Guard Report

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      The schooner EMILY, bound from this city to the pine river with a cargo of hay and grain, was driven ashor during the recent gale at Manitoulin Island, Lake Huron. The vessel is full of water and her cargo is all damaged. - Toledo Blade
      Buffalo Daily Courier
      Saturday, November 3, 1866

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Schooner EMILY, cargo supplies, ashore at Manitoulin - Total loss. Property loss $3,000.
      Loss of Life and Property on the Canadian
      Coast of Lake Huron, November 1866
      Department of Public Works, Ottawa.

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NOTE. - Some doubt from casualty reports about the location

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Reason: aground
Hull damage: $2,000
Cargo: $2,500
Freight: hay & grain
Remarks: Total loss
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William R. McNeil
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Emily (Schooner), aground, 1 Oct 1866