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Surnames beginning with E, F or G


Ekman-Nästi Kustaa Kaarlenpoika (Gustaf Karlsson)

Parkano church records

b. 15.3.1838 Alavus

Wife: Sofia Juhontytär b. 16.2.1857 Nurmo

Children: Johan b. 9.1.1871 Virrat and Erika Katriina b. 2.5.1877 Alavus. The children stayed in Parkano and moved away to Tampere and Kuru later on

Pastor´s certificate for a passport to America 20.4.1893

Passport record 29.4.1893 abroad

Gustaf Karlsson Ekman-Nästi

Occupation in Finland: Tenant farmer

No passenger information from Finland found


Ekman Olga Augustintytär

Parkano church records

b. 8.7.1898 Parkano

Parents: Shoemaker August Erikinpoika Ekman b. 13.9.1858 Parkano and Amanda Joosefintytär b. 31.5.1870 Parkano. Married 27.12.1895

Has emigrated to America using the passport of twin-sister Aino. Pastor´s certificate for Aina´s passport given 20.10.1920

Passenger record 13.11.1920 (Aino Ekman)

From Hanko on Astraea, age: adult

Plans to continue 24.11.1920 on Melita, CPOS Line. Destination Cloquet MN
 

Ekman-Nästi aka Ekman Sofia Juhontytär (Sofia Johansdotter)

Parkano church records

b. 16.2.1857 Nurmo

Moved to Parkano from Ikaalinen 1891

Husband: Kustaa Kaarlenpoika Ekman b. 15.3.1838 Alavus d. 12.11.1914 America

Pastor´s certificate for a passport to America 25.7.1893.

Declared dead 1949

Passport record 19.7.1893 abroad

Sofia Johansdotter Ekman-Nästi

Occupation in Finland: Tenant farmer´s wife

Passenger record 19.8.1893

From Hanko on Astraea, age 34 years

Plans to continue on Allan Line

Destination Quebec PQ
 

Ellilä Emma Juhontytär

Parkano and Jämijärvi church records

b. 17.4.1880 Jämijärvi d. 4.3.1931 America

Parents: Juha Kustaa Juhanpoika Ellilä and Albertiina Kustaantytär

Moved to Parkano from Jämijärvi 1905

Pastor´s certificate for a passport to America 29.1.1907

Passenger record 13.2.1907 (Emma Ellilä)

From Hanko on Polaris, age 26 years

Plans to continue 22.2.1907 on Tunisian, Allan Line. Destination Sault Ste Marie ON Canada

Note: Husband probably John Niemi in Ontario Canada
 

Enbom Emil Helenanpoika

Parkano church records

b. 21.1.1886 Parkano

Pastor´s certificate for a passport to America 4.8.1906

Declared dead 21.9.1977, date of death 1.1.1977

Mother might be  Helena Sofia Iisakintytär Enbom b. 24.4.1863, unverified
 

Eppula aka Mäki (Kallioharju) Eliina Tuomaantytär

Parkano church records

b. 20.2.1886 Parkano

Parents: Tenant farmer Tuomas Topiaanpoika Kallioharju b. 22.10.1844 Parkano d. 9.10.1897 Parkano and Maria Juhantytär b. 28.12.1846 Karvia

Husband: Juho Efraiminpoika Eppula, Mäki b. 1.10.1882 Parkano

Children: Fanny Sylvia b. 1907

Pastor´s certificate for a passport to America 12.11.1913. Declared dead 21.9.1977, date of death 1.1.1977

 Passenger record 3.12.1913 (Elina Mäki)

From Hanko on Arcturus, age 23 years. Travelling with Fanni Mäki

Plans to continue 13.12.1913 on Empress of Britain, C.P.R. Line. Destination Port Arthur ON
 

Eppula aka Mäki Fanny Sylvia

Parkano church records

b. 1907  Parkano, d. 1948 Port Arthur ON Canada

Parents: Juho Efraiminpoika Eppula, Mäki b. 1.10.1882 d. 5.3.1919 America and Eliina Tuomaantytär Kallioharju b. 20.2.1886 Parkano

Pastor´s certificate for a passport to America 12.11.1913.

 Passenger record 3.12.1913 (Fanni Mäki)

From Hanko on Arcturus, age 4 years. Travelling with Elina Mäki

Plans to continue 13.12.1913 on Empress of Britain, C.P.R. Line. Destination Port Arthur ON
 

Eppula aka Mäki aka Kelkkasalo Juho Efraiminpoika

Parkano church records

b. 1.10.1882 Parkano d. 5.3.1919 America

Parents: Lodger Efraim Juhanpoika Kelkkasalo b. 23.12.1844 d. 27.4.1884 Parkano and Maija Stiina Kustaantytär b. 24.3.1845

Wife: Eliina Tuomaantytär Kallioharju b. 20.2.1886 Parkano.

Child: Fanny Sylvia b. 1907

Pastor´s certificate for a passport to America 1906.
 

Erkkilä Aleksi Juhonpoika

Parkano church records

b. 18.11.1891 Virrat

Pastor´s certificate for a passport to America 10.8.1912

Passenger record 14.8.1912 (Erkkilä Aleksius)

From Hanko on Arcturus, age 20 years

Plans to continue 21.8.1912 on Royal Edward, Royal Line. Destination Port Arthur ON Canada
 

Flinkkilä Herman Jaakonpoika

Parkano church records

b.2.7.1875 Parkano

Parents: Tenant farmer Jakob Nestor Davidinpoika Flinkkilä b.4.7.1847 Parkano and Maria Nikodemuksentytär Tarsia b.5.10.1847 Parkano

Pastor´s certificate for a passport to America 27.3.1899
 

Flinkkilä Iisakki Jaakob (Isak Jacob)

Parkano church records

b.28.1.1884 Parkano

Parents: Tenant farmer Jakob Nestor Davidinpoika Flinkkilä b.4.7.1847 Parkano and Maria Nikodemuksentytär Tarsia b.5.10.1847 Parkano

Passport record 21.4.1903 to America

Isak Jacob Flinkkilä, b.1884

Occupation in Finland: Farmer´s son, single

Passenger record 22.4.1903

From Hanko on Polaris, age 20 years

Plans to continue 29.4.1903 on Teutonic, White Star Line

New York passenger lists

Sails from Liverpool on Teutonic 29.4.1903 and arrives in New York 7.5.1903. Going to brother William Jacobson, 324 Boniers Str, Ironwood MI

Personal information: Isac Flinkkila, 20 years, single laborer from Finland. Able to read and write. Brother has paid the ticket, Isac has 30 dollars. He has not been in the US before.
 

Flinkkilä Siviä Serafia* Jaakontytär

Parkano church records

b.11.11.1891 Parkano

Parents: Tenant farmer Jakob Nestor Davidinpoika Flinkkilä b.4.7.1847 Parkano and Maria Nikodemuksentytär Tarsia b.5.10.1847 Parkano

Passenger record 1.3.1911

From Hanko on Titania, age 20 years.

Plans to continue 7.3.1911 on Ivernia, Cunard Line. Destination: Fitchburg MA

Boston passenger lists

Sails from Liverpool on Ivernia 7.3.1911 and arrives in Boston 16.3.1911. Going to friend Viktor Taupila, House 23, Fitchburg MA

Personal information: Serafia Flinkkilä, 20 years, single servant from Parkano. Able to read and write. Nearest relative in Finland father Jaakko Flinkkilä, Parkano. Serafia has paid her own ticket and has 20 dollars. She is 5ft 6 inches, has light skin, brown hair and eyes. She has not been in the US before.
 

Flinkkilä Vilhelm Jaakonpoika aka William

Parkano church records

b.5.7.1872 Parkano

Parents: Tenant farmer Jakob Nestor Davidinpoika Flinkkilä b.4.7.1847 Parkano and Maria Nikodemuksentytär Tarsia b.5.10.1847 Parkano

Pastor´s certificate for a passport to America 27.3.1899
 

Friberg aka Rintamäki Johannes

See Rintamäki Johannes!
 

Fridlund Vilhelmina (Wilhelmina)

Passenger record 25.11.1899 (Wilhelmina Fridlund)

From Hanko on Arcturus, age 48 years

Plans to continue on Cunard Line. Destination Worcester MA

Boston passenger lists

Sails from Liverpool on Ultonia and arrives in Boston 21.12.1899. Going to Worcester MA

Personal information: Wilha Fridland, 48 years. Wife from Parkano.
 

Georgsson Viktor

Passport record 22.10.1902 to USA

Viktor Georgsson, b.1880

Occupation in Finland: Farm worker, single

No passenger record from Finland found


Grufva Alarik Konstantin Kustaanpoika

Parkano church records

b. 10.3.1884 Parkano

Parents: Shoemaker Kustaa Juhanpoika Grufva b. 1.11.1855 Ilmajoki and Maija Stiina Jaakontytär b. 16.2.1845

Fiancée 31.10.1901: Naima Elsa Amaliantytär. Marriage records for this period not available, do not know if married or not

Passenger record 19.10.1910 (Alarik Grufva)

From Hanko on Titania, age 25 years. Travelling with (brother) Gustaf Laine

Plans to continue 28.10.1910 on Empress of Britain, C.P.R. Line. Destination Duluth MN. Price of ticket 339 FIM

Border crossings from Canada (Alarik Grufva)

Sails from Liverpool on Empress of Britain and arrives in St.John NB 4.2.1910. Going to friend Mr Kusti Rintala, 528 W 1st STr, Duluth MN. Travelling with Gustaf Laine

Personal information: Alarik Grufva, 25 years, single shoemaker from Parkano, Able to read and write. Not in the US before. Nearest relative in Finland mother A. Grufva, Parkanonk. Parkano. Has paid his own ticket and now has 25 dollars. Alarik is 5ft 10 inches, has light skin, brown hair and blue eyes. Born in Parkano
 

Grönlund aka Mansikkamäki Anselmi Teemunpoika

Parkano church records

b. 13.5.1882 Parkano d. 19.11.1921 Fitchburg MA

Parents: Nikodemus Juhanpoika Grönlund b. 9.1.1840 Parkano and Amanda Sofia Mikontytär b. 11.9.1854 Parkano

Wife: Fanny Maria Kallentytär Korpela b. 6.2.1884 Ruovesi. Married 27.12.1908

Daughter: Martta Aleksandra b. 1909 Parkano

Has emigrated to America

US Census 1920 (Ansil Gronlund)

Living with family in 124 Defort Str, Fitchburg MA, renting their house. Paper worker in paper mill. Immigration 1910, application for citizenship pending.

Family members: wife Fannie 36 years, son Weikka 3y 3mo. Weikka born in Massachusetts
 

Grönlund (Korpela) Fanny Maria Kallentytär

Parkano church records

b. 6.2.1884 Ruovesi

Husband: Anselm Teemunpoika Grönlund b. 13.5.1882 d. 19.11.1921 Fitchburg MA. Married 27.12.1908

Daughter: Martta Aleksandra b. 1909 Parkano

Moved from Ruovesi to Parkano 1908

Pastor´s certificate for a passport to America 23.7.1915

Declared dead 21.9.1977, date of death 1.1.1977

US Census 1920 (Fannie Gronlund)

Living with family in 124 Defort Str, Fitchburg MA. Wife, no occupation. Immigration 1915, application for citizenship pending.

Family members: see Anselm Grönlund
 

Grönlund Martta Aleksandra

Parkano church records

b. 1909 Parkano

Parents: Anselm Teemunpoika Grönlund b. 13.5.1882 Parkano d. 19.11.1912 Fitchburg MA and Fanny Maria Kallentytär Korpela b. 6.2.1884 Ruovesi. Married 27.12.1908

Pastor´s certificate for a passport to Amerca 6.10.1919

Passenger record 29.5.1920 (Martta Grönlund)

From Helsnki on Astraea, age 11 years

Plans to continue 5.6.1920 on Imperator, Cunard Line. Destination Fitchburg MA. Price of ticket 60 USD

New York passenger lists (Martha Gronlund)

Sails from Southampton (?) on Imperator 5.6.1920 and arrives in New York 13.6.1920. Going to father A. Granlund, 127 Depot West, Fitchburg MA. Travelling with ( her maternal aunt ) Ester Korpela from Tampere

Personal information: Martha Gronlund, 11 years, child from Parkano. Not able to read or write. Has paid her own ticket, has 10 dollars. Nearest relative in Finland friend T.Sulin. Not in the US before. Born in Parkano

US Census 1930 (Martha Gronlund)

Living as a servant in Allen family, Fitchburg MA. Able to read and write. Immigration 1920, naturalized citizen. Speaks English.
 

Grönlund aka Lund Viktor Henrikinpoika

Parkano church records

b.3.2.1873 Kuru d. 5.10.1925

Parents: Country shop-keeper Henrik Grönlund b.11.1.1835 Kuru and Amanda Juhantytär b.10.12.1832 Ruovesi

Moved to Parkano from Kuru 1893

Viktor gets a pastor´s certificate for a passport to America 29.5.1899.

Passport record 2.6.1899 to America

Viktor Grönlund, b.3.2.1873

Occupation in Finland: Country shop-keeper´s son

No passenger record from Finland found

New York passenger lists

Sails from Liverpool 10.6.1899 on Umbria and arrives in New York 18.6.1899. Going to his home in Calumet MI, where also lives brother O Hellgren.

Personal information: Viktor Fronlund, 26 years, single laborer from Finland. Last residence Gothenburg Sweden ( has probably travelled via Gothenburg). A resident of the US.


Latest update 12th July 2009

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Surnames on this page:

Ekman (see also Niemi!)

Ekman-Nästi

Ellilä

Enbom

Eppula

Erkkilä

Flinkkilä (see also Kangasniemi!)

Friberg-Rintamäki (see Rintamäki!)

Fridlund

Friman (see Järvinen!)

Georgsson

Grufva (see also Laine, Niemi!)

Grönlund