Ship's manifest, Italy -> Canada

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Ship's manifest, Italy -> Canada

Post by johnnyonthespot » 22 Jan 2010, 19:21

In July, 1905, Domenico Ventrelli, aged 28, crossed the border from Montreal into the US aboard the Grand Trunk Railroad (?). He was originally from "Torricella", presumably Provincia di Taranto, Regione Puglia.

I am interested in locating the manifest for the ship which took him from Italy to Canada. Any help would be appreciated.

The name of the ship is in the image below. Manuel Caloo?
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Re: Ship's manifest, Italy -> Canada

Post by vj » 22 Jan 2010, 19:35

johnnyonthespot wrote: The name of the ship is in the image below. Manuel Caloo?
probably Manuel Calvo
possible 1904 manifest to NY

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Re: Ship's manifest, Italy -> Canada

Post by Biff83 » 22 Jan 2010, 19:43

1904 manifest:

http://www.ellisisland.org/EIFile/popup ... &line=0008

Last residence: Torricella Sicura, province: Teramo - region: Abruzzo

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Re: Ship's manifest, Italy -> Canada

Post by vj » 22 Jan 2010, 19:45

Hi Biff :D !
You beat me to it!
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Post by luvmynonnie » 22 Jan 2010, 19:52

LOL, first time I tried to help someone and you guys beat me to it! You all are the absolute best!
Glad the manifest was found :D I don't know how to post what I found anyway :oops:
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Re: Ship's manifest, Italy -> Canada

Post by Biff83 » 22 Jan 2010, 19:52

Hello, Valarie

I think we both were posting the manifest at about the same time.

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Re: Ship's manifest, Italy -> Canada

Post by johnnyonthespot » 22 Jan 2010, 21:07

Thanks everyone. I guess I was thrown off-track because I assumed that he sailed into a Canadian port and then took the train into the US.

As it turns out, it appears that he sailed into New York in March 1904, went to Montreal (immediately?) for some period of time, then took the train into the US (going to Portland, Maine) in July 1905.
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