Emigration. –The following data will show the number of emigrants from the United Kingdom, with their destination, during the year 1840 derived from official sources:–
To N. American Col. 27,025 To Van Diem. Land 281 United States 38,495 West Australia 233 West Indies 1,938 Port-Philip 3,201 Cape of G. Hope 513 South Australia 2,911 Sydney 7,811 New Zealand 1,330 Total 83,746
Citation: Scotsman (Edinburgh, United Kingdom), 24 November 1841, available at the Scissors and Paste Database, http://www.scissorsandpaste.net/305.