need help ship manifest hard to READ!!!!@

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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need help ship manifest hard to READ!!!!@

Post by justinfrombklyn » 17 Jun 2008, 18:20

hi i found out that my great grandfather antonio urgola was married when he immigrated here from naples,italy in 1905

his wife was grazia franco and she came here in 1907 he sent for her can someone tell me what the ship manifest says

in 1912 she came again with his daughter giovanna urgola

i cant make out the writing


grazia franco line 15

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Post by vj » 17 Jun 2008, 20:07

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Transcription from
Name: Grazia Franco
Arrival Date: 28 Feb 1907
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1880
Age: 27
Gender: Female
Port of Departure: Naples, Italy
Ethnicity/Race­/Nationality: Italian (South) (Italian)
Ship Name: Luisiana
Port of Arrival: New York, New York
Line: 15 Microfilm Serial: T715 Microfilm Roll: T715_834
Birth Location Other: Napoli
Page Number: 73

- married
- joining husband Antonio Urgola at 242 1st Ave NY

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