Numbers on manifest

Over 25 million Italians have emigrated between 1861 and 1960 with a migration boom between 1871 and 1915 when over 13,5 million emigrants left the country for European and overseas destinations.

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Re: Numbers on manifest

Postby Biff83 » 18 Feb 2012, 01:22

Good resource for interpreting manifest markings.

http://www.jewishgen.org/infofiles/manifests/

See if you can decipher the markings using the above resource and post what you believe they indicate and we'll verify/clarify your post.

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Re: Numbers on manifest

Postby ma-thiieu » 18 Feb 2012, 15:15

Thank you for your answer and you link ;)

It seems to be about naturalizations?

6-119005-505-3/18/42 320 C/A ?

6-108736- No m? 505 12/29/41 ?

I guess , it was from Pittsburg PA office?
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Re: Numbers on manifest

Postby rjnigro » 18 Feb 2012, 17:34

Yes, that notation refers to the arrival certificate issued for you're with the Petiition for Naturalization. The numbers matched exactly on my 2 GF and one GM Certificate of Arrival included with their Petition for Naturalization

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Re: Numbers on manifest

Postby ma-thiieu » 20 Feb 2012, 12:59

Thank your for your answer rjnigro!

Could someone tell me where I can find their Petition for Naturalization?
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