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Re: [S-R] Digest Number 528

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  • Lindarose Veches
    Thank you for your help!!! cordially, Lindarose ... From: Maureen Pulignano To: Sent: Thursday, March 08,
    Message 1 of 2 , Mar 8, 2001
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      Thank you for your help!!!
      cordially,

      Lindarose
      ----- Original Message -----
      From: "Maureen Pulignano" <deefalt@...>
      To: <SLOVAK-ROOTS@yahoogroups.com>
      Sent: Thursday, March 08, 2001 6:56 AM
      Subject: Re: [S-R] Digest Number 528


      > > He moved
      > > > to the Saginaw are of Michigan. Some of his children spelled it with
      > > > the extra 'E' and some did not.
      > >
      >
      > > Was your great GF naturalized ?
      > > Naturalization papers usually list surname birth place ?
      > > In what year did he emigrate to the U.S. via NYC port of entry
      > > (Ellis Island) ?
      > >
      >
      > > Check the 1910 and 1920 Census. They will tell you if he was naturalized
      and
      > > they will tell you what year he entered the US. Allow a year or two
      lee-way.
      >
      > Once you know the time-frame for naturalization (i.e., between 1910 and
      1920),
      > you can contact the NARA for that region via email and ask them to search
      for
      > the papers. If they find them, they will let you know and tell you to send
      $10
      > for copies. I got my grandfather's papers out of the Philadelphia NARA in
      11
      > days from the date of my email!
      >
      > Even if he was not naturalized, you can search the soundex index of
      passenger
      > arrivals -- probably starting with NYC. The year of entry listed on the
      Census
      > will help with this.
      >
      > Good luck!
      > Maureen
      >
      >
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