Examples from the Web for ferriage
The matter of ferriage was a most important item on pioneer roads as indicated by the Act of Congress quoted.Historic Highways of America (Vol. 11)|Archer Butler Hulbert
The ferriage shall then be paid by the owners of the runaways.Fugitive Slaves|Marion Gleason McDougall
His father, by accident, neglected to furnish him the money with which to pay his ferriage.Hidden Treasures|Harry A. Lewis
The opportunity afforded by the ferriage was seized by me to write appealing letters to the Commandant at 1887.
These placed corn in the mouth of the corpse, together with some money as ferriage for the Maya Charon.The Works of Hubert Howe Bancroft, Volume 2|Hubert Howe Bancroft