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help deciphering several manifests?

help deciphering several manifests?

Posted: 27 Apr 2013 12:40AM GMT
Classification: Query
I have several manifest where I cant read the final destination, passage paid by or joining friend or relative columns. If anyone could help me with these I would appreciate it.

Isidor Skroboiato Line 18
http://search.ancestry.com/iexec?htx=View&r=an&dbid=...

Wincenta Misaojed Line 27
http://search.ancestry.com/iexec?htx=View&r=an&dbid=...

Teofila Misaojed Line 8
http://search.ancestry.com/iexec?htx=View&r=an&dbid=...
http://search.ancestry.com/Browse/BookView.aspx?dbid=7488&am...

Frank Marchiel Line 1
http://search.ancestry.com/iexec?htx=View&r=an&dbid=...

Re: help deciphering several manifests?

Posted: 2 May 2013 3:08AM GMT
Classification: Query
Surnames: Sielski, Jozef
Hi, it looks to me Isidor is from Zulowka,went to Greenpoint in Brooklyn NY, to his brother Stanislaw Skrobiato at No. 108
Dayport ctr. Brooklyn NY. The ship is Waslerland from Antwerp Aug. 11 1906. I hope I am of some help.

Wincenta was a Domestic came from Kruglo, came to Long Island NY to brother Winzent M., West Ave. Long Island Canal and Rhode Island.

Teofila was a servant from Grodvno, going to Central Falls, perhaps Rhode Island?, to wife Zofra Kobielski from Grodvno.Came on the Moordam.

Frank was single, a laborer,could read and write, was from Suchowala, is Russian, going to brother in law J. Shabichy or Y. Shabicky in Maspeth Long Island N.Y.

Im very frustrated as I cannot find anything of my gg gr father Joseph Sielski from Pyzdry poland born 1861. I hope you have better luck than I.

Good luck!

Jennifer Sielski

Re: help deciphering several manifests?

Posted: 2 May 2013 4:44PM GMT
Classification: Query
Thank you!
It took me forever to track the Polish side of my family down. I actually gave up for a while. Use wildcards and alternate spellings and the broadest search parameters you can think of. Don't give up just yet!

Re: help deciphering several manifests?

Posted: 3 May 2013 11:26PM GMT
Classification: Query
Yw! I think I finally have a breakthrough. I found Joseph Sielskis son on the Pennsylvania manifest from Peisern, which is Pyzdry in polish, and all the dates match up. I have given up for months and have picked it up again too. Im learning a lot, very much fun to me!

If anyone is familiar with the family of Joseph Sielski frm Peisern Pyzdry poland, Id love to hear from you for a bit of insight into my family and background.

Thanks.

Jen

Re: help deciphering several manifests?

Posted: 8 May 2013 11:08PM GMT
Classification: Query
Congrats! Can you help with another?
Line 9. WInzent Misojat, the entire line?

http://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=nypl&h=403...
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