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translate manifest?

Posted: 24 Apr 2013 9:25PM GMT
Classification: Query
I have a manifest that's in german...I think, and I have no idea what it says. Can someone help and tell me what the categories are at the top and a full translation of line 299 WIncenty Miseojad. I would be thankful.

http://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=hamburgpl_full...

Aslo, can someone help be decipher another ship manifest (in English)? I am having a very hard time making out what it says. Line 8. Two pages, click NEXT to get to second page. Pages 566 and 5567.

http://www.ellisisland.org/search/shipManifest.asp?order_num...

If someone can help with either of these I would appreciate it.

Re: translate manifest?

Posted: 25 Apr 2013 2:48AM GMT
Classification: Query
Zuname=last name
Vornamen=first names
Geschlecht=gender
Männlich=male
Weiblich=female
Alter (in Jahren)=age (in years)
Bei deutschen Männern v. 17 bis 25 Jahren ist die Entlassungsurkunde oder das Zeugniss vorgelegt?=For German men between 17 and 25 has the certificate of discharge or testimony been submitted? (I think)
Familienstand=marital status
ledig=single
u.s.w.=und so weiter=etcetera
Bisheriger Wohnort=most recent place of residence
Staatsangehörigkeit=citizenship
Bezeichnung des bisherigen Berufe=Description of current occupation/job field
Stelle im bisherigen Berufe=position at current job
Ziel der Auswanderung (Ort und Staat)=Destination of immigration (place and state)
Erwachsene und Kinder über 10 Jahre: adults and children over 10 years
unter 10 Jahre: under 10 years
unter 1 Jar: under one year

Line 299 says that Wincenta is female, 18, single, and from Krugło. The initials in the occupation columns apparently stand for Landmann/Tagelöhner, which means peasant/day laborer.






Re: translate manifest?

Posted: 25 Apr 2013 4:43PM GMT
Classification: Query
Thank you soo much!! Does it say anything about having a brother? I'm comparing notes with a cousin and want to make sure i'm looking at the same manifest.

Re: translate manifest?

Posted: 25 Apr 2013 9:43PM GMT
Classification: Query
I do not see anything on the manifest about having a brother.
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