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The Bonaventure was an English merchant ship active in the early 17th century.
It set sail from London, England, on 2 January, 1634, bound for Virginia. Among the passengers, posing as "William Sayre", was Gormlaith Gaunt, on a quest to track down her niece Isolt Sayre at Ilvermorny, to kill her and to take her daughters back to Ireland.
Behind the scenes
- The merchant ship Bonaventure did, in real-life history, have a "William Sayer" listed on her passenger manifest.