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looking up ship manifest need translation!!!

Postby justinfrombklyn » 26 Nov 2008, 04:59

hi all i have a record here i need translated but its not an italian person its my girlfriends great grandfather and trying to find out who he left and who he's going to stay with

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http://content.ancestry.com/iexec/?htx= ... 4006012358

Name: Michal Golebiowski
Arrival Date: 9 Jan 1909
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1892
Age: 17
Gender: Male
Port of Departure: Bremen
Ethnicity/Race-
/Nationality: Polish
Ship Name: Brandenburg
Search Ship Database: Search the Brandenburg in the 'Passenger Ships and Images' database
Port of Arrival: New York, New York
Nativity: Galicia
Line: 26
Microfilm Serial: T715
Microfilm Roll: T715_1186
Birth Location: Galicia
Birth Location Other: padgarny
Page Number: 136

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Re: looking up ship manifest need translation!!!

Postby PeterTimber » 26 Nov 2008, 05:47

The ellisisland.org website has the ships manifest and it needs a magnifying glass to read his destination address inthe USA. His townof originis listed and along with his name and age that is about the most information you can glean. =Peter=

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Re: looking up ship manifest need translation!!!

Postby liviomoreno » 26 Nov 2008, 07:07

Justin,
is this the manifest?

[url=http://www.ellisisland.org/cgi-bin/tif2gif.exe?T=\\192.168.4.227\images\t715-1186\t715-11860587.tif&S=1]Page 1[/url]

[url=http://www.ellisisland.org/cgi-bin/tif2gif.exe?T=\\192.168.4.227\images\t715-1186\t715-11860586.tif&S=1]Page 2[/url]

If you need to translate it in Polish you may want to post it in the Polish forum of this site (Look at the column at you r left in this page). The address is http://polish.genealogyforum.eu/

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Postby lilbees » 26 Nov 2008, 13:53

Livio, is that written in Polish or German. I thought German since the port was Breman.

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Re: looking up ship manifest need translation!!!

Postby liviomoreno » 26 Nov 2008, 14:46

Lilbees, the manifest is in English and Justin is requesting to translate it. Since it refers to a Polish person I think it must be translated in Polish...

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Postby lilbees » 26 Nov 2008, 14:48

So sorry. That will teach me to read through thoroughly next time.

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Postby liviomoreno » 26 Nov 2008, 15:02

:wink:

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Postby Biff83 » 26 Nov 2008, 16:01

My best guess for last residence and place of birth:
Town of Podgorzany, district of Tremblowa
http://www.loc.gov/rr/european/egwinv/index.html
Check under the "P" listings.

http://www.polishroots.org/asp/findTown.asp

Information on the Tremblowa district:
http://www.personal.ceu.hu/students/97/ ... ebovla.htm

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Re: looking up ship manifest need translation!!!

Postby PeterTimber » 26 Nov 2008, 18:37

The manifest has 4 items, name, age, destination address and town of origin ..you don't need to know Polish German or ay other language just good eyesight or Image shack to read the entries?? =Peter=


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