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: [S-R] Murin family & CASTLE GARDEN PASSENGER LISTS

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  • Julie & Kevin
    Hi Here is the site for Castle Garden ..... http://www.castlegarden.org/ at the top is the word SEARCH open it & search. It is a great site.. Good luck,
    Message 1 of 7 , Sep 30, 2009
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      Hi
      Here is the site for Castle Garden ..... http://www.castlegarden.org/
      at the top is the word 'SEARCH' open it & search. It is a great site..
      Good luck,
      Julie B in NC

      -----Original Message-----
      From: SLOVAK-ROOTS@yahoogroups.com [mailto:SLOVAK-ROOTS@yahoogroups.com] On
      Behalf Of CurtB
      Sent: Wednesday, September 30, 2009 3:46 PM
      To: SLOVAK-ROOTS@yahoogroups.com
      Subject: Re: [S-R] Murin family




      Mary Ellen,
      & Michael

      Castle Garden has its own web site with immigration manifests and it is
      free. just google "castle garden" and you'll find it. He may not have
      entered through castle garden. The other ports of entry, such as Baltimore,
      are only available through Ancestry.com.

      Curt B.

      --- In SLOVAK-ROOTS@ <mailto:SLOVAK-ROOTS%40yahoogroups.com>
      yahoogroups.com, "Michael Mojher" <mgmojher@...> wrote:
      >
      > Mary Ellen,
      > Welcome to the group. Hope we can help you.
      > If Peter Murin came to the USA in the 1880's he would have come through
      Castle Gardens, the Ellis Island of its day. Those records are available at
      Ancestry.com, but you have to join. A month's membership is not too much.
      > I entered Murin into the 1995 Slovak Census database in hopes of giving
      you some idea where the name is found. Slovak uses dialect marks, because of
      that Murin has three spellings using those and one with none. All together
      1409 listings for Murin in 380 locations in 1995.
      > The Ship's Manifest will answer most of your questions about when and from
      where.
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      > From: Mary Murin
      > Sent: Wednesday, September 30, 2009 11:26 AM
      > To: SLOVAK-ROOTS@ <mailto:SLOVAK-ROOTS%40yahoogroups.com> yahoogroups.com
      > Subject: [S-R] Murin family
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      >
      > Hi,
      > I am new to the group. My name is Mary Ellen and I am researching my
      husband's family-- Murin without much luck. Most are gone now, and the rest
      don't know anymore than I do. My Husband's grandfather was named Peter
      Murin; he was born around 1860-61 (there's a lot of conflicting
      information). He came to this country probably between 1880 and 1885 and
      settled in Bayonne, NJ, where he worked in an oil refinery. Sometime after
      1910 he moved to Linden, NJ, where he died in 1923. We would like to know
      when he came to US and from where, and what port he left from. I assume he
      entered via NY, but I don't know. I hope someone can help us.
      > Mary Ellen and George
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    • Michael Mojher
      Thanks Curt. Unfortunately the only Murin listed from Hungary came in the 1890 s. From: CurtB Sent: Wednesday, September 30, 2009 12:46 PM To:
      Message 2 of 7 , Sep 30, 2009
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        Thanks Curt.
        Unfortunately the only Murin listed from Hungary came in the 1890's.


        From: CurtB
        Sent: Wednesday, September 30, 2009 12:46 PM
        To: SLOVAK-ROOTS@yahoogroups.com
        Subject: Re: [S-R] Murin family


        Mary Ellen,
        & Michael

        Castle Garden has its own web site with immigration manifests and it is free. just google "castle garden" and you'll find it. He may not have entered through castle garden. The other ports of entry, such as Baltimore, are only available through Ancestry.com.

        Curt B.

        --- In SLOVAK-ROOTS@yahoogroups.com, "Michael Mojher" <mgmojher@...> wrote:
        >
        > Mary Ellen,
        > Welcome to the group. Hope we can help you.
        > If Peter Murin came to the USA in the 1880's he would have come through Castle Gardens, the Ellis Island of its day. Those records are available at Ancestry.com, but you have to join. A month's membership is not too much.
        > I entered Murin into the 1995 Slovak Census database in hopes of giving you some idea where the name is found. Slovak uses dialect marks, because of that Murin has three spellings using those and one with none. All together 1409 listings for Murin in 380 locations in 1995.
        > The Ship's Manifest will answer most of your questions about when and from where.
        >
        >
        > From: Mary Murin
        > Sent: Wednesday, September 30, 2009 11:26 AM
        > To: SLOVAK-ROOTS@yahoogroups.com
        > Subject: [S-R] Murin family
        >
        >
        > Hi,
        > I am new to the group. My name is Mary Ellen and I am researching my husband's family-- Murin without much luck. Most are gone now, and the rest don't know anymore than I do. My Husband's grandfather was named Peter Murin; he was born around 1860-61 (there's a lot of conflicting information). He came to this country probably between 1880 and 1885 and settled in Bayonne, NJ, where he worked in an oil refinery. Sometime after 1910 he moved to Linden, NJ, where he died in 1923. We would like to know when he came to US and from where, and what port he left from. I assume he entered via NY, but I don't know. I hope someone can help us.
        > Mary Ellen and George
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