Frank M. Carr
Mr. Carr learned his trade at the King Iron Works, and in the spring of 1880 shipped as oiler on the Montana. He remained two seasons in this service, and followed it with three seasons as oiler in the Badger State. From 1885 to 189I he was fireman on the various tugs belonging to Maytham's line, and for the season of 1891 was chief engineer of the excursion boat Eighth Ohio. From that time until the close of the season of 1896 he was engineer, respectively, of the harbor tugs Blaize, one season, Fulton, one season, and of the Hudson, of the White Star line, the remaining seasons, on which tug he is now on his fifth year Mr. Carr has been a member of the Buffalo Harbor Tug Pilots Association four years. He married at Buffalo, December 24, 1891, to Annie Carr, of Union Springs, Cayuga county, New York.
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This version of Volume II is based, with permission, on the work of the great volunteers at the Marine Captains Biographies site. To them goes the credit for reorganizing the content into some coherent order. The biographies in the original volume are in essentially random order.
Some of the transcription work was also done by Brendon Baillod, who maintains an excellent guide to Great Lakes Shipwreck Research.