John V. Jones (1875)
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"The schooner John V. Jones, bound from Traverse Bay to Milwaukee with a cargo of hardwood lumber, was thrown on its beam end when struck by a storm. The crew took refuge in the rigging and the carferry Marquette No. 17 sighted the wreckage and saved the survivors. The wreck was reportedly taken to Jones Island, Milwaukee."
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Last Document Surrendered Milwaukee, 5/31/1905: "Vessel Lost"
 
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