[Ger-Poland-Volhynia] Records for Landsberg Warthe

Gary Warner gary at warnerengineering.com
Tue Oct 7 21:34:24 PDT 2008


Obviously Ellis Island and Ancestry.com had a different extraction of 
the records.   Ancestry.com had Elisabeth listed with a surname of 
Lowrad.   It all goes to show that everyone needs to look in more than 
one place for data, as extraction is not perfect.

Gary Warner

Ivan Teise wrote:
> Jim,
> Looking at Ellis Island website I found the original ship manifest where
> Anna and Elisabeth are registered, lines 16 and 17:
> http://www.ellisislandrecords.org/cgi-bin/tif2gif.exe?T=\\\images\t715-2102\t715-21020063.tif<http://www.ellisislandrecords.org/cgi-bin/tif2gif.exe?T=%5C%5C192.168.4.227%5Cimages%5Ct715-2102%5Ct715-21020063.tif>
> http://www.ellisislandrecords.org/cgi-bin/tif2gif.exe?T=\\\images\t715-2102\t715-21020064.tif<http://www.ellisislandrecords.org/cgi-bin/tif2gif.exe?T=%5C%5C192.168.4.227%5Cimages%5Ct715-2102%5Ct715-21020064.tif>
> There you can see the last residence was Landsberg and fortunately you have
> their places of birth. I think the given city for Anna is Friedeberg (kreis
> Friedeberg, Brandenburg), now known as Strzelce Krajenskie. The place of
> birth of Elisabeth seems to be Pinne (kreis Samter, Posen), now known as
> Pniewy.
> Ivan
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