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Surnames beginning with M

Maja Viktor Juhanpoika

Parkano church records

b. 18.8.1880 Parkano

Parents: Tenant farmer Johan Efraim Nikodemuksenpoika Maja b.2.10.1840 Parkano and Senobia Matintytär b. 25.3.1839 Parkano

Pastor´s certificate for a passport to America 13.4.1899

Passenger record 22.4.1899

From Hanko on Arcturus, age 19 years. Plans to continue on Anchor Line

Destination: Worcester MA

New York passenger lists 1899

Sails from Glasgow on Furnessia 28.4.1899 and arrives in New York 10.5.1899. Going to Worcester MA, no contact person

Personal information: Victor Maja, 19 years, single laborer from Finland. Able to read and write. Not in the US before. Has paid his own ticket and has more than 30 dollars now


Majanmaa Aleksandra Oskarintytär

Parkano church records

b. 26.5.1890 Parkano
 
Parents: Tenant farmer Oskari Teemunpoika Majanmaa b. 28.1.1866 Parkano and Emma Eliina Antintytär Ylilammentausta b. 3.8.1862 Parkano
 
Pastor´s certificate for a passport to America 14.10.1908

Passport record (Aleksandra Majanmaa)

Aleksandra Majanmaa, b. 1890, single tenant farmer´s daughter from Parkano, gets a passport to USA for 5 years 23.10.1908

Passenger record (Aleksandra Majanmaa)

Aleksandra Majanmaa, 18 years, sails from Hanko on Astraea 24.10.1908. Plans to continue 30.10.1908 on Empress of Ireland, CPR Line. Destination Duluth MN. Price of ticket 332 FIM

Majanmaa Vilhelm Oskarinpoika

Parkano church records

b. 29.6.1887 Parkano
 
Parents: Tenant farmer Oskari Teemunpoika Majanmaa b. 28.1.1866 Parkano and Emma Eliina Antintytär Ylilammentausta b. 3.8.1862 Parkano
 
Pastor´s certificate for a passport to America Jan 1907

New York passenger lists

Sails from Liverpool on Arabic 16.1.1907 and arrives in New York 25.1.1907. Going to friend Eeti Poikkeus, Box 30, Virginia MN
 
Personal information: Vilhelm Majanmaa, 19 years, single laborer from Parkano. Able to read and write. Has paid his own ticket and now has 20 dollars. Vilhelm is 5ft 7,5 inches, has light skin, black hair and blue eyes. Born in Parkano


Maki Maunu

Border crossings from Canada

Enters Canada 1.2.1907 on Empress of Britain and crosses the border to Michigan 20.4.1907.  Going to brother Johannes Jarvenmaki, Superior WI

Personal information: Maunu Maki, 30 years, married laborer from Parkano. Able to read and write. Has lived in Superior WI and Newberry MI for 3 years 1901-03. Has paid his own ticket and now has 20 dollars. Maunu is 5ft 11.5 inches, has medium skin, brown hair and blue eyes. Born in Parkano

Note: This is probably Manasse Järvenmäki b. 9.4.1876

Maki Victor

WWII Draft card 26.4.1942

Victor Maki, 54 years, born in Parkano 28.5.1887. Residence 9 Milton Str, Worcester MA. Nearest relative Hilda Maki, same address. Not employed. Victor is  5 ft 10 inches, 190 pounds, has blue eyes, brown hair and light skin. Injured to back, unable to work

There is no Victor born in Parkano 28th May 1887

Makinen John aka Johannes Joosepinpoika Niemelä

Parkano church records

b. 8.1.1888 Parkano

Parents:  Tenant farmer Jooseppi Eevanpoika Mäkinen, Niemelä b. 20.6.1859 Parkano and Aleksandra Mikontytär b. 14.12.1863 Parkano

WWI Draft registration cards 5.6.1917

John Makinen, 29 years, resident of Mass MI. Born 8.1.1888, Turun, Finland. Occupation carpenter, employer Gus Antila, Mass MI. Dependants father, mother, wife and two children.

Of middle height 5ft 8 inch, has blue eyes and brown hair

US Census 12.1.1920

Michigan, Ontonagon county, Greenland: John Makinen, 31 years, married carpenter. Emigrated 1909, naturalized 1914. Working from home.

Family members: Wife Aina 24 years, born in Finland, emigrated 1902, son Arna 4,5 years, daughter Hilda 3 y 5 mo, son Arthur 2 y. All children born in Michigan

SSDI

John Makinen b. 8.1.1888 d. May 1964. Last residence Michigan

Obituary in The Ontonagon Herald newspaper May 14, 1964

b.8.1.1888 Parkano

Emigrated to the US in September 1907 to Mass, MI

Has worked in the building and contracting business.

Wife: Nelma Erickson of Greenland, married Jan 1928. The family lived in Mass.

Children: Arne (San Antonio, Texas), Arthur (Escanaba) and Norman (Ontonagon), Hilda Constantineau (Escanaba), Anita Viita (Rolling Meadows IL), Ilona Barron (Saginaw) and Mary (at home).

Other persons mentioned in the obituary: Seven grandchildren; two sisters, Mrs. Tyyne Hietala and Mrs Senja Salo at Cloquet MN and one brother, Elmer in Ontonagon. Father Joseph Niemelä d.1937 and mother d.1952.

Buried in Maple Grove Cemetery at Greenand

Mansikka aka Mäki Hulda Maria Teemuntytär

Parkano church records

b. 27.9.1890 Parkano

Parents: Teemu Topiaanpoika Mansikka b. 12.8.1862 Karvia and Katariina Kaarlentytär b. 9.11.1865 Parkano. Married 27.12.1887

Pastor´s certificate for a passport to America 29.6.1907

Passenger record 10.7.1907 (Hulda Mäki)

From Hanko on Arcturus, age 16 years

Plans to continue 19.7.1907 on Virginia, Allan Line. Destination Sault Ste Maria ON

Mansikka aka Mäki Katariina Kaarlentytär

Parkano church records

b. 9.11.1865 Parkano d. 16.12.1948 Sault Ste Marie

Parents: Farmer Kaarle Kustaa Emmanuelinpoika Alajoki b. 20.2.1841 Ikaalinen Sydänmaa Alanen and Amanda Karoliina Joosepintytär Alanen b. 5.2.1843 Parkano

Note: This part of Sydänmaa village was transferred from Ikaalinen parish to Parkano

Husband Teemu Topiaanpoika Mansikka b. 12.8.1862 Karvia. Married 27.12.1887

Children: See Teemu Mansikka

Pastor´s certificate for a passport to America 9.10.1907

Passenger record 30.10.1907 (Katriina Mäki)

From Hanko on Arcturus, age 42 years. Travelling with Nikodemus Mäki

Plans to continue 8.11.1907 on Virginia, Allan Line. Destination Sault Ste Marie ON

Mansikka Matti Nestori Nestorinpoika

Parkano church records

b. 1908 Parkano d. 1973 Kanada

Pastor´s certificate for a passport to Canada 1930

Mansikka Teemu Valentin Teemunpoika

Parkano church records

b. 22.9.1897 Parkano

Parents: Teemu Topiaanpoika Mansikka b. 12.8.1862 Karvia and Katariina Kaarlentytär b. 9.11.1865 Parkano. Married 27.12.1887

Pastor´s certificate for a passport to America 9.10.1907

Passenger record 30.10.1907 (Nikodemus Mäki)

From Hanko on Arcturus, age 10 years. Travelling with Katriina Mäki

Plans to continue 8.11.1907 on Virginia, Allan Line. Destination Sault Ste Marie ON

Mansikka aka Mäki Teemu Topiaanpoika (Nikodemus Tobiasson)

Parkano church records

b.12.8.1862 Karvia d. 8.11.1923

Parents: Tenant farmer Topias Juhanpoika Mansikka b.3.1.1816 Karvia d.20.10.1898 Parkano

Wife: Katariina Kaarlentytär b.9.11.1865 Parkano. Married 27.12.1887

Children: Hulda Maria b.27.9.1890 Parkano and Teemu Valentin b.22.9.1897. Both children born in Parkano, Sydänmaa village, Alakuusijärvi farm, Mansikka tenant farm

Pastor´s certificate for a passport to America 3.1.1905 (?)

Passport record 30.1.1903 to USA (Teemu Tobiasson Mansikka)

b.1862

Occupation in Finland: Tenant farmer´s son, single

Passenger record 4.2.1903 (Teemu Mansikka)

From Hanko on Arcturus, age 41 years

Plans to continue 12.2.1903 on Pretorian, Allan Line

Destination: Sault Ste. Marie MI

Entry to the US not found yet

Mansikkaviita Niilo Joosefinpoika

Parkano church records

b. 17.7.1892 Parkano d. 1968 Sault Ste Marie ON

Parents: Cottager Jooseppi Nikodemuksenpoika Mansikkaviita b. 2.10.1865 Parkano and Severiina Matintytär b. 10.7.1863 Parkano

Pastor´s certificate for a passport to Canada 1924

Passenger record 8.12.1923 (Niilo Mansikkaviita)

From Helsinki on Arcturus, age 30 years.

Plans to continue 14.12.1923 from Liverpool on Montlaurier, C.P.O.S. Line. Destination St John  NB Canada

Mansikkaviita Nikodemus aka Teemu Matinpoika

Parkano church records

b.25.5.1881 Parkano

Parents: Farmer Matti Iisakinpoika Korhonen, Mansikkaviita b.20.2.1834 Parkano and Agatha Karoliina Antintytär Mansikkaviita b.22.1.1846 Parkano

Pastor´s certificate for a passport to America 1910?

Has been alive 22.8.1939

Declared dead 21.9.1977, date of death 1.1.1977

Passenger record 22.2.1902

From Hanko on Polaris, age 20 years

Plans to continue on Cunard Line. Destination East Tawas MI

Boston passenger lists

Sails from Liverpool on Saxonia 4.3.1902 and arrives in Boston 13.3.1902. Going to friend Wille Peltomäki, East Tawas MI

Personal information: Nicodemus Mansikkaviita, 20 years, single laborer from Finland. Has paid his own ticket and has 20 dollars. Teemu has not been in the US before.

Mansikkaviita aka Viita Otto Joosefinpoika

Parkano church records

b. 2.1.1886 Parkano d. 23.9.1925 Minnesota

Parents: Cottager Jooseppi Nikodemuksenpoika Mansikkaviita b. 2.10.1865 Parkano and Severiina Matintytär b. 10.7.1863 Parkano

Pastor´s certificate for a passport to America 20.10.1906

Passenger record 27.10.1906 (Otto Mansikkaviita)

From Hanko on Urania, age 21 years

Plans to continue 1.11.1906 on Ionian, Allan Line. Destination Sault Ste Marie ON

Mantila Emil Nikodemuksenpoika

Parkano church records

b.30.1.1880 Parkano

Parents: Farmer Nikodemus Juhanpoika Pajulahti, Mantila b.23.6.1836 Parkano and Ulriikka Heikintytär Pukkiviita b.14.6.1841 Parkano

Pastor´s certificate for a passport to America 3.1.1900

Passpost record 1900 to America

b.1880

Occupation in Finland: Farmer´s son

Passenger record 10.2.1900

From Hanko on Polaris, age 20 years

Plans to continue on Dominion Line

Destination: East Tawas MI

Atlantic ports passenger lists

Sails from Liverpool on Dominion 15.2.1900 and arrives in Portland in Feb 1900. Going to R Halmela, East Tawas MI

Personal information: Emil Manttila, 20 years, single laborer from Parkano, nationality Russian. Able to read and write. Has paid his own ticket and now has 25 dollars. Has not been in the US before

Mantila Johannes Fredrikinpoika

Parkano church records

b.19.6.1869 Parkano

Parents: Tenant farmer Fredrik Davidinpoika Mantila b.19.2.1831 Parkano

Passenger record 25.11.1899

From Hanko on Arcturus, age 30 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: Joh´s Mantila, 30 years. Laborer from Parkano.

Mantila Nestor Nikodemuksenpoika

Parkano church records

b.2.7.1877 Parkano d. April 1951

Parents: Farmer Nikodemus Juhanpoika Pajulahti, Mantila b.23.6.1836 Parkano and Ulriikka Heikintytär Pukkiviita b.14.6.1841 Parkano

Pastor´s certificate for a passport to America 14.4.1900 and 12.12.1910

Passport record 1900 to America

b.1877

Occupation in Finland: Farmer´s son, single

Passenger record 21.4.1900

From Hanko on Urania, age 23 years

Plans to continue on American Line

Destination: East Tawas MI

Border crossings from Canada

Sails from Liverpool on Tunisian 10.3.1910 and arrives in Halifax 18.3.1910. Going to friend W.Saranen, 401 Wyoming Ave, Virginia MN.

Personal information: Nestor Mantila, 32 years. Single laborer from Parkano. Nearest relative mother U. Mantila in Parkano. Nestor has 25 dollars with him. He has lived in Alabaster MI 1899-1900. He is 5ft 10 inch (?), has light skin, brown hair and gray eyes.

US Census 1910

Nestor Mantila, 32 years. Single laborer from Finland. Living in Oak Street, Virginia, St.Louis county MN as a boarder, probably in a boarding house. Has immigrated 1899, can read and write and speak English. Workin in a saw mill, has not been unemployed during the past year

WWI Draft card 12.9.1918

Nestor Mantila, 41 years. Born 2.7.1877, citizen of Finland. Home address Cloquet, Carton, Koochiching county MN. Nearest relative Andrew Sorti, New York Mills MN. Working in common labor, employer Edward Hanson in International Falls MN. Nestor is of medium build and height, has blue eyes and light hair.

Mantila Oskari Kustaanpoika

Parkano church records

b. 13.12.1884 Parkano

Parents: Cottager Kustaa Juhonpoika Saukkokoski, Räikkälä b. 24.6.1824 Ikaalinen and Vilhelmiina Matintytär b. 28.2.1857 Parkano

Oskari was working as a farm hand in Mantila farm 1900.

Passport record 12.12.1905 to USA

b.1884

Occupation in Finland: Farm worker, single

Passenger record 13.12.1905

From Hanko on Arcturus, age 21 years

Plans to continue 20.12.1905 on Celtic, White Star Line

Destination: Beaumont TX

New York passenger lists

Sails from Liverpool on Celtic 20.12.1905 and arrives in New York 30.12.1905. Going to friend Janne Sivula, Beaumont Texas.

Personal information: Oskari Mantila, 21 years, single laborer from Parkano. Has not been in the US before. Has 10 dollars in his pocket.

Mantila Vilhelm Juhanpoika

Parkano church records

b.23.11.1881 Parkano

Parents: Tenant farmer Johan Herman Antinpoika Taipalus b.23.4.1850 Parkano and Kaisa Sofia Henrikintytär b.21.4.1851 Parkano

Works as a farm worker in Mantila farm when he get´s a pastor´s certificate for a passport to America 5.6.1901.

Passport record 1901 to America

b.1881

Occupation in Finland: Farm worker, single

Passenger record from Finland not found

Entry to the US not found yet

Marjamäki Amanda

Passport record 22.10.1902 to USA

b.1881

Occupation in Finland: Tenant farmer´s daughter, single

Passenger record from Finland not found

Entry to the US not found yet

Marjamäki Johan Emil Joosefinpoika

Parkano church records

b.24.7.1886 Parkano

Parents: Tenant farmer Josef Juhanpoika Marjamäki b.3.11.1862 Parkano and Anna Kaisa Gabrielintytär b.22.4.1863 Parkano

Passport record 15.7.1905 to USA

b.1878 (discrepancy!)

Occupation in Finland: Tenant farmer´s son, single

Passenger record 19.7.1905

From Hanko on Arcturus, age 18 years

Plans to continue 27.7.1905 on Bavarian, Allan Line

Destination Oscoda MI

Border crossings from Canada

Sails from Liverpool on Bavarian 27.7.1905 and arrives in Quebec 5.8.1905. Going to friend Fred Seppala, Box 13, Oscoda MI. Travelling with Emil Stenfors Seppälä, Fred´s brother.

Personal information: John Marjamaki, 18 years, single laborer from Finland. Able to read and write. Has paid his own ticket and now has 10 dollars. Has not been in the US before.

Marjamäki Paavo Jaakko Joosefinpoika

Parkano church records

b.20.12.1905 Parkano
Parents: Tenant farmer Joosef Juhanpoika Marjamäki b. 3.11.1862 Ikaalinen and Anna Kaisa Gabrielintytär b. 22.4.1863 Parkano

Pastor´s certificate for a passport to Canada 18.3.1927

Has lived in Russia 1938

Passenger record 18.5.1927 (Paavo Marjamäki)

From Hanko on Arcturus, age 21 years

Plans to continue 28.5.1927 from Southampton on Empress of France, C.P.R. Line. Destination Port Arthur ON. Price of ticket 5506 FIM. Note: Tampere

Eila Lahti-Argutina in book ´Olimme joukko vieras vain`

Paavo Joosefinpoika Marjamäki, b.1905 in Turku, Finland. Died 22.8.1943 in a concentration camp in Tsheljabinski, Russia

Marjamäki Viljo Joosef Joosefinpoika

Parkano church records

b.20.2.1903 Parkano
Parents: Tenant farmer Joosef Juhanpoika Marjamäki b. 3.11.1862 Ikaalinen and Anna Kaisa Gabrielintytär b. 22.4.1863 Parkano
 
Pastor´s certificate for a passport to Canada 27.4.1926

Canadian passenger lists

Sails from Copenhagen on United States 11.6.1926 and arrives in Halifax 21.6.1926. Going to friend Joseph Sukonen, 11 Centre Str, Port Arthur ON. Sukonen has lived in Canada for 2 year. Viljo has not been in Canada before. He has paid his own ticket and is planning to stay permanently. Nearest relative in Finland mother Anna Marjamäki, Karkkano, Finland. Passport issued in Turku 5.5.1926.

Marjolahti Anselmi Joosepinpoika (Anshelm Josefsson)

Parkano church records

b.22.8.1882 Parkano d. 6.4.1910 (in America?)

Parents: Jooseppi Joonanpoika (Josef Jonasson) Marjolahti b.18.3.1851 and Amalia Efraimintytär (Efraimsdotter) Alalammentausta b.18.2.1858 Parkano

Passport record 17.5.1902 to USA

Name recorded Marjalahti, b.1882

Occupation in Finland: Tenant farmer´s son, single

Passenger record 3.6.1902

From Hanko on Virgo, age 20 years

Plans to continue on Cunard Line

Destination: Worcester MA
 

Marjolahti Eleatsar Joosepinpoika

Parkano church records

b.25.6.1877 Parkano

Parents: Jooseppi Joonanpoika Marjolahti b.18.3.1851 Parkano and Amalia Efraimintytär Ala-Lammentausta b.18.2.1858 Parkano. Married 6.5.1877 Parkano
 
Wife: Sanna Juhantytär Siltala? b. 13.1.1882 Nurmo.  Married 18.6.1903 in America
 
Children: Eino Anselm b. 1902 in America, Sulo Ilmari b. 1903 in America, Aino Sofia b. 23.1.1906 in America d. 10.10.1906 in Parkano, Armas b. 1908 in Parkano
 
The family returned to Parkano 1906 and lived in Lamminkoski village, Marjolahti farm

Boston passenger lists

Sails from Liverpool on Scythia 12.8.1897 and arrives in Boston 23.8. 1897. Going to uncle and aunt E.Alalammi. 5 Multon Str, Worcester MA

Personal information: Eleatzor Mangalahti, 30 years, single laborer from Parkano. Able to read and write. Has paid his own ticket and has 8 dollars

The surname is badly misspelled in the passenger list but I believe this to be the correct person. The relationship to E.Alalammi exists.The Efraim Alalammi (Alalammentausta) mentioned was born 4.1.1866 in Parkano and emigrated to Worcester MA 1892
 

Marjolahti Yrjö Joosepinpoika

Parkano church records

b. 1900 Parkano d. 1968 Toronto

Parents: Tenant farmer Jooseppi Joonanpoika Marjolahti b. 18,3,1851 and Amalia Efraimintytär Ala-Lammentausta b. 18.2.1858 Parkano. Married 6.5.1877 Parkano

Pastor´s certificate for a passport to Canada 28.4.1926
 

Markkola Matti Gabriel Gabrielinpoika

Parkano church records

b.5.1.1889 Peräseinäjoki

Parents: Tenant farmer Gabriel Matinpoika Markkola b.4.6.1845 Peräseinäjoki and Susanna Mikontytär b.10.8.1857 Peräseinäjoki

The family moved from Peräseinäjoki to Parkano 1889.

Passenger record 2.11.1907

From Hanko on Astraea, age 18 years

Plans to continue 8.11.1907 on Virginian, Allan Line

Destination: Hurley WI

Border crossings from Canada 1907

Sails from Liverpool 8.11.1907 on Virginian and arrives in Quebec 16.11.1907. Enters the US from Canada.

Personal information: Markkola Matti, 18 years, single laborer from Russia. Nearest relative father G.Markkola, Parkano. Going to Hurley WI to friend (name unclear in manfest, possibly Helin). Never in the US before. Left eye blind. Permitted to the US 17.11.1907

Marttila Aleksandra Nestorintytär

Parkano church records

b.8.10.1882 Parkano

Parents: Tenant farmer Nestor Juhonpoika Sillanpää, Marttila b. 12.1.1857 Parkano d. 12.10.1928 Worcester MA and Eufrosyyne Efraimintytär Ala-Lammentausta b. 4.1.1856 Parkano d. 26.10.1929 Worcester MA

US Census 1900 (Annie Martella)

Annie Martella, 18 years, single cook. Living with his family in 3 Milton Court, Worcester MA. Immigration 1895, lived in the US for 5 years. Born Jan 1882.

Marttila (Alalammentausta) Eufrosyyne (Siina*) Efraimintytär

Parkano church records

b.4.1.1845 Parkano d. 26.10.1929 Worcester MA

Parents: Efraim Juhonpoika Alalammentausta b.24.1.1832 Parkano d.9.10.1903 Parkano and Serafia Juhontytär Kuusiluoma b.30.8.1832 Parkano d.11.9.1917 Parkano

Husband: Nestor Juhanpoika Marttila b.12.1.1857 Parkano

Children: Vilhelm aka William Eufrosynenpoika Aaltonen b.5.10.1876.  Other children see Nestor Marttila.

Pastor´s certificate for a passport to America possibly 11.9.1893 (bad handwriting). Still in Parkano 8.7.1894

US Census 1900 (Sina Martella)

Sina Martella, 45 years, married. Living with his family in 3 Milton Court, Worcester MA. Immigration 1895, lived in the US for 5 years. Born Jan 1855, married at 22. Given birth to 8 children, 4 of whom are alive

Family members: See Nestor Marttila

US census 1920 (Siina Martella)

Living in the farm of her son John (Jalmari) in Ashburnham, Worcester co MA. Age 64 years. Immigration 1892, naturalized 1900. No occupation. Able to read and write.

Family members: See Jalmari Marttila

Marttila Jalmari (John*) Nestorinpoika

Parkano church records

b. 9.11.1891 Parkano Kuivasjärvi

Parents: Tenant farmer Nestor Juhonpoika Sillanpää, Marttila b. 12.1.1857 Parkano d. 12.10.1928 Worcester MA and Eufrosyyne Efraimintytär Ala-Lammentausta b. 4.1.1856 Parkano d. 26.10.1929 Worcester MA

Wife: Helmi Marttila from Lappeenranta, Finland

Has emigrated to America, date not mentioned

US Census 1900 (John Martella)

John Martella, 8 years. Living with his family in 3 Milton Court, Worcester MA. Immigration 1895, lived in the US for 5 years. Born Apr 1892. Goes to school

US census 1920 (John Marttila)

John Marttila, 29 years, married farmer, living in Ashburnham, Worcester co MA with family. Owns his farm. Immigration 1895, naturalized 1908. Able to read and write

Family members: Wife Helmi 28 years, born in Finland. Son William K 5 years and Paul E 2 years. Born sons born in Massachusetts. Father Nestor 63 years, mother Siina 64 years

Marttila Maria (Mary*) Nestorintytär

Parkano church records

b. 22.6.1885 Parkano

Parents: Tenant farmer Nestor Juhonpoika Sillanpää, Marttila b. 12.1.1857 Parkano d. 12.10.1928 Worcester MA and Eufrosyyne Efraimintytär Ala-Lammentausta b. 4.1.1856 Parkano d. 26.10.1929 Worcester MA

Pastor´s certificate for a passport to America 1895(?)

US census 1900 (Mary Martella)

Living with family in 3 Milton Court, Worcester MA. Age 16 years, no occupation. Immigration 1895.

Marttila aka Sillanpää Nestor Juhonpoika (Johansson)

Parkano church records

b.12.1.1857 Parkano d. 12.10.1928 Worcester MA

Parents: Tenant farmer Johan Efraim Iisakinpoika Sillanpää b. 10.6.1831 Parkano d. 4.5.1868 Parkano and Maija Kaisa Joonantytär Hirvimäki  b. 9.11.1834 Parkano. Married 28.10.1855.

After Johan Efraim Sillanpää died, Maija Kaisa Married Iisakki Matinpoika Palolahti b. 5.9.1842 Jalasjärvi. Nestor´s half-brother Aleksi Iisakinpoika Palolahti emigrated 1900

Wife: Eufrosyyne Efraimintytär Ala-Lammentausta b.4.1.1856 Parkano

Children: Aleksandra b.8.10.1882, Jalmar b.9.11.1891, Anselm b.12.10.1889, Johannes b.5.1.1888 and Maria b.22.6.1885. All children born in Parkano

Pastor´s certificate for a passport to America 16.4.1892. No record of taking communion 1891-1900

Passport record 22.4.1892 abroad

Occupation in Finland: Tenant farmer

Passenger record from Finland not found

Probably lives in Worcester MA  because named as a contact person to son Vilhelm Aaltonen (actually illegitimate child of Nestor´s wife ) 1903 and friend Adam Ylilammi 1911

US Census 1900 (Nestor Martella)

Nestor Martella, 40 years, married stone cutter. Living with his family in 3 Milton Court, Worcester MA. Immigration 1892, lived in the US for 8 years. Application for citizenship pending. Born Apr 1860, married at 22.

Family members: Wife Sina 45 y, daughter Annie 18y, daughter Mary 16y, son John 8y and son Vaino 2 y. Vaino was born in Massachusetts, the others in Finland

US Census 1920 (Nestor Martella)

Living in the farm of his son John (Jalmari) in Ashburnham, Worcester co MA. Immigration 1892, naturalized 1900. Occupation: farm hand

Family members: See Jalmari Marttila

Masalomäki Hermanni (Herman)

Passport record 1900 to America

b.1879

Occupation in Finland: Vagrant, single

Passenger record from Finland not found

This person is most likely Herman Salomäki b. 17.10.1879.

Mastomäki Anni Anelma

Parkano church records

b.  Parkano

Parents: Nestori Juhonpoika Mastomäki b. 17.10.1880 Karvia and Edla Juhontytär Riuttaskorpi b.3.2.1892 Parkano

Moved to Parkano from Karvia 1921

Pastor´s certificate for a passport to America 12.2.1926

Mastomäki (Riuttaskorpi) Edla Juhontytär

Parkano church records

b. 3.2.1892 Parkano d.4.4.1958 Spencer NY

Husband: Nestori Juhonpoika Mastomäki b. 17.10.1880 Karvia. Married 19.4.1913

Child: Anni Anelma

Moved to Parkano from Karvia 1921

Pastor´s certificate for a passport to America 12.2.1926

Mastomäki Nestori Juhonpoika

Parkano church records

b. 17.10.1880 Karvia

Wife: Edla Juhontytär Riuttaskorpi b. 3.2.1892 Parkano. Married 19.4.1913

Child: Anni Anelma

Moved to Parkano 1921

Pastor´s certificate for a passport to America 1913 (?)

Declared dead 21.9.1977, date of death 1.1.1977

Mattila Edvin Joosefinpoika

Parkano church records

b. 28.8.1882 Parkano

Parents: Joosef Matinpoika Mattila b.21.9.1844 Parkano d.1.5.1901 Parkano and Mathilda Iisakintytär Toivonen b.21.8.1859

Passport record Feb 1902 to America

b.1882

Occupation in Finland: Farmer´s son, single

Passenger record from Finland unverified

Mattila Kustaa Matinpoika (Gustaf Mattsson)

Parkano church records

b.3.9.1861 Parkano

Parents: Farmer Matti Tanelinpoika (Matts Danielsson) Mattila b.27.1.1811 Parkano d.21.1.1894 Parkano

Pastor´s certificate for a passport to America Apr 1893

Passport record 6.5.1893 abroad

Occupation in Finland: Farmer´s son

Passenger record from Finland not found

Mattsson Kaarlo Kustaa

Passport record 3.7.1902

b.1871

Occupation in Finland: Lodger, single

Passenger record from Finland not found

Mettomäki Anton

Parkano church records

b.21.10.1870 Parkano

Parents: Juha Kaarlenpoika Mettomäki b.9.1.1827 and Maria Salomonintytär b.17.12.1825

Pastor´s certificate for passport to America 3.2.1900

Passport record 1900 to America

b.1870

Occupation in Finland: Tenant farmer´s son, single

Passenger record 10.3.1900 to USA

Fron Hanko on Astraea, age 29 years

Plans to continue on Allan Line

Destination: Ashtabula OH

Portland passenger lists

Sails from Liverpool on Parisian 22.3.1900 and arrives in Portland in April. Going to Ashtabula OH, no contact person.

Personal information: Anton Mettomaki, 29 years, single laborer from Vaasa, Finland. Has 15 dollars. Has not been in the US before.

Mikkinen Fredrik

Passport record 26.3.1903

b.1885

Occupation in Finland: Cottager

Passenger record from Finland not found

Moisio Efraim Efraiminpoika

Parkano church records

b.15.1.1882 Parkano

Parents: Tenant farmer Efraim Juhonpoika Kuusikoski, Moisio b.23.12.1837 Ikaalinen Jämijärvi and Eeva Stiina Juhantytär Jouttenmäki b.30.11.1845 Parkano

Passport record to USA 5.12.1902

b.1876

Occupation in Finland: Tenant farmer´s son, single

Passenger record from Finland not found

Passport record 22.12.1904 to USA

b.1882

Occupation in Finland: Tenant farmer´s son, single

Passenger record 28.12.1904

From Hanko on Polaris, age 22 years

Plans to continue 3.1.1905 on Saxonia, Cunard Line

Destination: Worcester MA

Boston passenger lists

Sails from Liverpool on Saxonia 3.1.1905 and arrives in Boston 12.1.1905. Going to friend Johan Kangas, 220 Graves Str, Worcester MA

Personal information: Efraim Moisio, 22 years, single laborer from Turku, Finland. Can read and write. Has paid his own ticket and now has 20 dollars. Efraim has lived in Seney, MI 1902-04.

Moisio Helmi Aleksandra

Parkano church records

b. 7.2.1901 Parkano

Parents: Tenant farmer Jooseppi Efraiminpoika Moisio b. 31.3.1874 Parkano and Eufrosyyne Adamintytär Laurikka b. 20.11.1871 Parkano

Passenger record 23.2.1924 (Helmi A Moisio)

From Hanko no Baltic, age 23 years

Plans to continue 1.3.1924 on Montrose, C.P.O.S. Line. Destination St.John, NB Canada

Information from relatives

d.1958 Canada

Husband: Valte Johannes Johanneksenpoika Isoaho, Kauppi b.31.1.1899 Parkano

Moisio Hugo Julius Juhanpoika

Parkano church records

b. 25.11.1895 Parkano

Parents: Johan Emil Iisakinpoika Moisio b. 13.3.1870 Parkano and Eufrosyyne Nikodemuksentytär b. 26.5.1867 Parkano

Note: Hugo is not related to the other Moisio´s on this page. His home farm was located in Kihniö village, Korhonen farm

New York passenger lists

Sails from Southampton on Majestic 3.10.1923 and arrives in New York 10.10.1923. Going to miss Emilia Kivela, Box 16, Negaunee MI

Personal information: Hugo Moisio, 27 years, single laborer from Kihniä. Nearest relative in Finland sister Matilda Moisio, Kihma. Hugo has paid his own ticket and has 25 dollars. He has not been in the US before. Hugo is 6 ft 3 inches, has light skin, dark hair and blue eyes. Something wrong with his middle finger

Moisio Julius Efraiminpoika

Parkano church records

b.13.6.1876 Parkano

Parents: Tenant farmer Efraim Juhonpoika Kuusikoski, Moisio b.23.12.1837 Ikaalinen Jämijärvi and Eeva Stiina Juhantytär Jouttenmäki b.30.11.1845 Parkano

Passport record 30.1.1903 to USA

b.1876

Occupation in Finland: Tenant farmer´s son, single

Passenger record 4.2.1903

From Hanko on Arcturus, age 26 years

Plans to continue 11.2.1903 on Cedric, White Star Line. Destination: Seney MI

Returns to Finland and emigrates again:

Passenger record 13.3.1907

From Hanko on Polaris, age 30 years

Plans to continue 19.3.1907 on Ivernia, Cunard Line. Destination Newberry MI

Boston passenger lists

Sails from Liverpool on Ivernia 19.3.1907 and arrives in Boston 28.3.1907. Going to brother ? Moisio in Newberry, MI

Personal information: Julius Moisio, 30 years, single laborer from Parkano. Able to read and write. Has lived in Newberry MI 1903-06. Paid his own ticket and now has 20 dollars. His height unclear in record. Skin light, hair brown, eyes blue.

Moring Klaes Ossian

Parkano church records

b. 9.2.1880 Parkano

Parents: Forester Anders Evald Moring b. 20.4.1836 Kirkkonummi and Aksa Charlotta Hertzburg b. 1.4.1848 Naantali

Has emigrated to America

Declared dead 21.9.1977, date of death 1.1.1977

Mullimaki Victor

This might be the same person as the following, needs to be verified!

WWI Draft card 12.9.1918

Very difficult to read, bad image!

Victor Mullimaki, 37 years. Born 15.2.1881, citizen of Finland. Working probably as a wood cutter in Gogebic MI. Nearest relative Mrs Margaret Mullimaki, Parkano Finland. Relationship to Victor not specified. Victor is of medium height and build, has blue eyes and is bald.

Mullimäki Vihtori Juhanpoika (Viktor Johansson)

Parkano church records

b.27.1.1882 Parkano

Parents: Juha Matinpoika Halme, Mullimäki b.16.6.1851 Ikaalinen d.3.1.1898 Parkano and Maria Margareta Jaakontytär Mullimäki b.8.12.1851 Parkano

Pastor´s certificate for a passport to America 1903

Declared dead 21.9.1977, date of death 1.1.1977

Passport record 30.1.1903 to USA

b.1882

Occupation in Finland: Tenant farmer, single

Passenger record 4.2.1903

From Hanko on Arcturus, age 21 years

Plans to continue 12.2.1903 on Pretorian, Allan Line

Destination: Sault Ste. Marie MI

Mustalahti Alfred

Parkano church records

b.17.7.1879 Parkano

Parents: Aleksius Hermanninpoika Mustalahti b.2.3.1854 Virrat and Ida Sofia Iisakintytär b.27.8.1851 Parkano

Passport record 13.3.1901 abroad

Occupation in Finland: Farmer´s son, single

Passenger record 16.3.1901

From Hanko on Arcturus, age 22 years

Plans to continue on Cunard LIne

Destination: Ashtabula OH

New York passenger lists

Sails from Liverpool 30.3.1901 on Servia and arrives in New york 8.4.1901. Going to Ashtabula OH, contact person´s name undecipherable, bad handwriting.

Personal information: Alfred Mustalahti, 22 years. Single laborer from Finland. Has not been in the US before. Has 30 dollars.

Mustalahti Matilda aka Hilda

Parkano church records

b.21.6.1877 Parkano

Parents: Aleksius Hermanninpoika Mustalahti b.2.3.1854 Virrat and Ida Sofia Iisakintytär b.27.8.1851 Parkano

Passport record 22.10.1902 to USA

b.1877

Occupation in Finland: Farmer´s daughter, single

Passenger record 25.10.1902

From Hanko on Arcturus, age: adult

Plans to continue 1.11.1902 on St. Louis, American Line

Destination: Ashtabula OH

New York passenger lists

Sails from Southampton on St.Louis 1.11.1902 and arrives in New York 9.11.1902. Going to brother A.Mustalahti, 45 Joseph Str, Asthtabula OH. Brother has paid her ticket.

Personal information: Hilda Mustalahti, 24 years, single servant from Finland. Has 20 dollars. Has not been in the US before.

Mustasaari aka Kartano Josef Sefanianpoika

Parkano church records

b.18.1.1855 Parkano

Parents: Sefanias Johansson Snell, Hakala, Vähätalo b.29.11.1831 Karvia and Esteri Karolina Mikontytär Hakala b.27.11.1830 Ikaalinen. Married 21.2.1863

Wife: Albetiina Hiskiaantytär b.14.7.1853 Jämijärvi. Married 30.11.1875

Children: Hiskias (Kuivanen) b.3.11.1876, David Nikolai b.6.5.1878, Maria Matilda b.14.3.1880, Wilhelmina b.1.4.1884, Josef b.2.10.1886, Mathilda b.2.1.1891, Johannes b.18.1.1893, Viktor b.19.9.1895 and Hilma Aliina b.14.7.1898. All children born in Parkano

Passport record 8.2.1905 to USA

b.1855

Occupation in Finland: Tenant farmer, single

Passenger record 11.2.1905

From Hanko on Astraea, age: adult

Plans to continue 18.2.1905 on Etruria, Cunard Line

Destination: Redgranite WI

New York passenger lists

Sails from Liverpool on Etruria 18.2.1905 and arrives in New York 26.2.1905. Going to son Taavetti Nikomäki, Box 59, Red Granite WI

Personal information: Jooseppi Mustasaari, 40 years, married laborer from Turku,Finland. Able to read but not write. Has not been in the US before

Myllimäki Toivo Johannes

Canadian passenger lists

Sails from Copenhagen on United States 11.6.1926 and arrives in Halifax 21.6.1926. Going to a friend in 277 Roy Boulevard, Port Arthur ON Canada
 
Personal information: Toivo Johannes Myllimäki, 29 years, married laborer from Parkano. Able to read Finnish. Not in Canada before, planning to stay permanently. Nearets relative in Finland wife Hilma Maria Myllimäki and two children. Passport issued 15th May 1926 in Turku. Has paid his own ticket

Myllyniemi Efraim Juhanpoika

Parkano church records

b. 19.9.1860 Parkano

Parents: Tenant farmer Johannes Heikinpoika Pukkiviita, Myllyniemi b. 6.2.1826 Parkano d. 29.1.1865 Parkano and Severiina Jaakontytär Luopa b. 7.7.1827 Parkano

Wife: Eliina Juhantytär Rikander b. 20.4.1857 Parkano

Children: Johannes b. 10.5.1887, Vilhelm b. 6.4.1889, Aleksandra b. 18.5.1891, Atte b. 24.12.1893 d. 18.4.1899, Arvid b. 13.3.1896 d. 29.3.1899, Linne Matilda b. 4.6.1901. All children born in Parkano

Efraim lived as a tenant farmer in Kuivasjärvi village, Myllyniemi farm which he rented from the state

Passport record Apr 1902

b.1860

Occupation in Finland: Tenant farmer, married

Wife and 4 children remain in Finland

Passenger record 5.4.1902

From Turku on Polaris, age: adult

Plans to continue on White Star Line

Destination: East Tawas MI

New York passenger lists

Sails from Liverpool on Cymric 12.4.1902 and arrives in New York 22.4.1902. Going to friend/nephew Ernie? Masikko?, East Tawas MI

Personal information: Efraim Mylliniemi, 40 years, married laborer from Hanko, Finland. Able to read and write. Not in the US before. A friend has paid the ticket, Efraim has 6 dollars.

Myllyniemi Vilho Johannes

Parkano church records

b. 1904 America

Pastor´s certificate for a passport to Canada 1.5.1927

Declared dead 15.2.1952, date of death 1.1.1941

Marianne Kortesoja in Vataja family book

Parents: Lodger Verner Juhonpoika Sallila, Isoaho, Myllyniemi b. 11.8.1871 Parkano d. 21.3.1928 and Eliina Aleksanterintytär Hietaranta b. 14.11.1879 Parkano d. 1972. Married 11.10.1898

Passenger record 4.5.1927 (Vilho Myllyniemi)

From Hanko on Arcturus, age 23 years

Plans to continue 13.5.1927 from Liverpool on Doric, White Star Line. Destination Quebec PQ

Myllysaari Anni Adolfiina Juhontytär

Parkano church records

b. 1906

Pastor´s certificate for a passport to Canada 6.9.1929.

Has returned to Finland 1939 (probably to Helsinki)

Passenger record 2.10.1929 (Anna Myllysaari)

From Hanko on Arcturus, age 23 years

Plans to continue on Laurentic, White Star Line from Liverpool 11.10.1929. Destination Sudbury ON

Myllysaari Arvid Johannes Juhonpoika

Parkano church records

b. 28.10.1895 Parkano

Parents: Tenant farmer Johan Jaakob Kaarlenpoika Simola, Myllysaari b. 6.5.1871 Kurikka and Hedvig Magdalena Juhontytär Myllysaari b. 8.8.1872 Jalasjärvi. Married 2.7.1893 Parkano

Pastor´s certificate for a passport abroad 13.9.1926

Has returned to Parkano 1933

Wife: Fanny Viljamaa

Passenger record (Arvid Myllysaari)

Sails from Hanko on Astraea 6.6.1923. Plans to continue 16.5.1923 (dates!) from Liverpool. Final destination Quebec Canada

Canadian passenger records (Arvid Johannes Myllysaari)

Sails on SS Antonia in third class 22.6.1923 and arrives in Canada. Going to Mr Oscar Lehto, 4 Joe St, Niagara Falls South Ontario, Canada.
 
Personal information: Arvid Johannes Myllysaari, 27 years, single farmer from Parkano. Has not lived in Canada before. Finnish citizen, lutheran. Reads Finnish. Has paid his own ticket, has 25 dollars. Plans to start farming in Canada and stay permanently. Nearest relative in Finland father Juho Myllysaari in Linnankylä, Parkano

Canadian passenger records (Arvid Johannes Myllysaari)

Sails on Hellig Olav from Copenhagen 24.9.1926 and arrives in Halifax 3.10.1926. Going to friend Vihtori Äijälä, 17 Mitchell Ave, Toronto Ont.
 
Personal information: Arvid Johannes Myllysaari, 30 years, single farm laborer from Parkano, Finland. Has lived in Toronto 1923-26 and is now going to stay in Canada permanently, working as a farm laborer, Arvid is able to read Finnish. He has paid his own ticket. Nearest relative in Finland mother Hedvig Myllysaari, Linnankylä, Parkano. Passport issued in Turku 7.9.1926, valid until 1928.
 

Myllysaari aka Simola Juho Jaakob Kaarlenpoika

Parkano church records

b. 6.5.1871 Kurikka

Moved to Parkano from Jalasjärvi 1893 and married a daughter of Myllysaari farm

Wife: Hedvig Magdaleena Juhontytär Myllysaari b. 8.8.1872 Jalasjärvi. Married 2.7.1893 Parkano

Children: Wäinö Mathias b. 22.1.1894, Arvid Johannes b. 28.10.1895, Armas Jakob b. 9.2.1898, Artur Jafet b. 9.2.1898, Laimi Helena b. 25.12.1899. All children born in Parkano

Border crossings from Canada (Johan Myllysaari)

Sails from Liverpool on Grampian 22.3.1910 and arrives in Halifax 31.3.1910. Crosses the border to the US from Canada. Going to friend Nik Christoffer, Box 148, Duluth MN

Personal information: Johan Myllysaari, 38 years, married laborer from Parkano. Able to read and write. Has paid his own ticket and now has 25 dollars. Nearest relative in Finland wife Hedvig Myllysaari, Parkano. Juho has lived in Ely MN 1906-07. Juho is 5 ft 10 in, has fair skin, brown hair and blue eyes. Born in Kurikka.

Myllysaari Laimi Helena Juhontytär

Parkano church records

b. 25.12.1899 Parkano

Parents: Tenant farmer Juho Jaakob Kaarlenpoika Simola, Myllysaari b. 6.5.1871 Kurikka and Hedvig Magdalena Juhontytär Myllysaari b. 8.8.1872 Jalasjärvi. Married 2.7.1893 Parkano

Pastor´s certificate for a passport to Canada 6.9.1929
 

Mäkelä Aliina Maria Iisakintytär

Parkano church records

b.22.4.1892 Parkano

Parents: Tenant farmer Iisak Antinpoika Mäkelä b.12.7.1860 Parkano and Rosa Pauliina Juhantytär b.28.5.1855 Parkano

Pastor´s certificate for a passport to America 6.5.1899

Boston passenger lists

Sails from Liverpool on New England and arrives in Boston 27.5.1899. Going to Quincy MA. Travelling with parents, Vilho and Janne

Personal information: Aliina Makala, 7 years.
 

Mäkelä David Julius Davidinpoika

Parkano church records

b. 4.4.1873 Parkano

Parents: Cottager David Davidinpoika Mäkelä b.26.9.1834 Parkano and Severiina Matintytär Mattila b.9.10.1837 Parkano. Married 12.12.1858 Parkano

Pastor´s certificate for a passport to America 22.3.1901.

Passport record to America 1901

b.1872

Occupation in Finland: Cottager´s son, single

Passenger record from Finland not found

Note: Is this the same person as David Julius Mäkilä below?
 

Mäkelä Emilia Matilda* Iisakintytär

Parkano church records

b.27.3.1888 Parkano

Parents: Tenant farmer Iisak Antinpoika Mäkelä b.12.7.1860 Parkano and Rosa Pauliina Juhantytär b.28.5.1855 Parkano

Pastor´s certificate for a passport to America 16.3.1900

Passport record to America 1900 (Matilda MÄkelä)

b.1888

Occupation in Finland: Tenant farmer´s daughter, single

Passenger record from Finland not found


Mäkelä aka Anttila Iisak Antinpoika

Parkano church records

b.12.7.1860 Parkano

Parents: Antti Antinpoika Anttila b. 15.7.1824 Ikaalinen d. 4.3.1892 Parkano and Maria Juhantytär Sandås b. 24.3.1825 Parkano d. 10.10.1901 Parkano

Wife: Rosa Pauliina Juhantytär b.28.5.1855 Parkano. Married 29.12.1881

Children: Julius Anselm b.24.4.1881, Wilhelmina b.15.9.1882 d.28.10.1898, Joosef b.12.1.1884, Wilhelm b.17.4.1886, Emilia Matilda b.27.3.1888, Johannes b.27.4.1890 and Aliina Maria b.22.4.1892. All children born in Parkano, all emigrated

Pastor´s certificate for a passport to America 6.5.1899.

Note: Iisak´s brother Oskari Anttila b. 18.4.1864 also emigrated

Boston passenger lists

Sails from Liverpool on New England and arrives in Boston 27.5.1899. Going to Quincy MA. Travelling with wife and 3 children

Personal information: Isak Makala, 37 years. Laborer from Finland
 

Mäkelä aka Lahtinen Iisak Efraim Nikodemuksenpoika (Isak Efraim Nikodemusson)

Parkano church records

b. 25.10.1864 Parkano

Parents: Nikodemus Mäkelä and Maria Sofia KaarlentytärVaviolahti  b. 18.10.1832 Parkano

Wife: Emilia Maria Mariantytär b. 9.10.1877 Parkano. Married 17.12.1899 Parkano

Child: Atte Evert b. 7.7.1900 Parkano

Passport record 14.1.1892 for travel abroad

Occupation in Finland: Former tenant farmer´s son

Passenger record from Finland not found

Seems to have returned to Finland
 

Mäkelä Johannes aka Janne Iisakinpoika

Parkano church records

b.27.4.1890  Parkano

Parents: Tenant farmer Iisak Antinpoika Mäkelä b.12.7.1860 Parkano and Rosa Pauliina Juhantytär b.28.5.1855 Parkano

Pastor´s certificate for a passport to America 6.5.1899

Boston passenger lists

Sails from Liverpool on New England and arrives in Boston 27.5.1899. Going to Quincy MA. Travelling with parents, Aliina and Vilho

Personal information: Janne Makala, 9 years
 

Mäkelä Jooseppi (Josef) Davidinpoika

Parkano church records

b. 13.7.1882 Parkano

Parents: Cottager David Davidinpoika Mäkelä b.26.9.1834 Parkano and Severiina Matintytär Mattila b.9.10.1837 Parkano. Married 12.12.1858 Parkano

Pastor´s certificate for a passport to America 3.4.1900

Passport record 1900 to America

b.1882

Occupation in Finland: Cottager´s son, single

Passenger record unverified.


Mäkelä Jooseppi (Josef) Iisakinpoika

Parkano church records

b.12.1.1884 Parkano

Parents: Tenant farmer Iisak Antinpoika Mäkelä b.12.7.1860 Parkano and Rosa Pauliina Juhantytär b.28.5.1855 Parkano

Pastor´s certificate for a passport to America 16.3.1900

Passport record to America 1900

b.1884

Occupation in Finland: Tenant farmer´s son, single

Passenger record unverified


Mäkelä Julius Anselm Iisakinpoika

Parkano church records

b.24.4.1881 Parkano

Parents: Tenant farmer Iisak Antinpoika Mäkelä b.12.7.1860 Parkano and Rosa Pauliina Juhantytär b.28.5.1855 Parkano

Pastor´s certificate for a passport to America 7.3.1899
 

Mäkelä Meimi Aleksandra Joosefintytär

Parkano church records

b. 18.3.1898 Parkano

Parents: Tenant farmer Jooseppi Antinpoika Mäkelä b. 12.8.1859 Parkano and Sandra Aliina Juhontytär Linna b. 1.3.1863 Parkano d. 27.4.1933 Parkano. Married 23.12.1884 Parkano

Pastor´s certificate for a passport to Canada 7.8.1926

If you are related to Meimi, please contact me! Meimi was 1st cousin of my grandmother

Passenger record 8.9.1926 (Mäkelä Meimi)

From Hanko on Arcturus, age 28 years

Plans to continue 17.9.1926 from Liverpool on Montclare, C.P.R. Line. Destination Quebec PQ
 

Mäkelä (Lehtikoski) Rosa Pauliina Juhantytär

Parkano church records

b.28.5.1855 Parkano

Parents: Farmer Juha Heikinpoika Lehtikoski b. 23.4.1822 Ikaalinen d. 5.5.1868 Parkano and Eeva Stiina Juhantytär Mansolahti b. 11.6.1827 Ikaalinen

Husband: Iisak Antinpoika Mäkelä b.12.7.1860 Parkano

Children: See Iisak Mäkelä

Pastor´s certificate for a passport to America 6.5.1899

Boston passenger lists

Sails from Liverpool on New England, age 43 years. Travelling with husband and three children. Going to Quincy MA

Personal information: Rosa Makala, 43 years. Wife from Finland
 

Mäkelä Vilhelm aka Vilho Iisakinpoika

Parkano church records

b.17.4.1886  Parkano

Parents: Tenant farmer Iisak Antinpoika Mäkelä b.12.7.1860 Parkano and Rosa Pauliina Juhantytär b.28.5.1855 Parkano

Pastor´s certificate for a passport to America 6.5.1899.

Boston passenger lists

Sails from Liverpool on New England and arrives in Boston 27.5.1899. Going to Quincy MA. Travelling with parents, Aliina and Janne

Personal information: Wilho Makala, 11 years
 

Mäki aka Rajamäki Aina Lyydia Kallentytär

Parkano church records

b. 19.11.1885 Jämijärvi
 
Parents: Kaarle Gustaf Hermanninpoika Kortesluoma, Rajamäki b. 14.8.1842 Jämijärvi and Albertiina Matintytär b. 6.6.1846 Jämijärvi
 
Pastor´s certificate for a passport to America 28.8.1913 (second time)
 

Mäki aka Mäkynen Aleksi Juhonpoika

Parkano church records

b.7.9.1886 Parkano

Parents: Johannes Nikodeemuksenpoika Mäkynen b.6.7.1859 Parkano and Serafia Nikodeemuksentytär b.2.1.1860 Parkano

Passport record to USA 1.9.1905

b.1886

Occupation in Finland: Tenant farmer´s son

Passenger record 6.9.1905

From Hanko on Ivernia, age 18 years, single

Planning to continue 12.9.1905 on Ivernia, Cunard Line

Destination: Rockland ME
 

Mäki-Koskela Jooseppi Juhanpoika (Josef Johansson)

Parkano church records

b. 4.9.1869 Ikaalinen

Parents: Tenant farmer Juha Kustaa Juhanpoika Haapaniemi b. 27.2.1834 Parkano and Hedda Maria Heikintytär b. 1836 Kankaanpää

Wife: Maria Kustaava Juhantytär b. 20.1.1862 Peräseinäjoki. Married 28.10.1889

Children: Helmi Susanna b. 4.8.1890 Peräseinäjoki, Lydia Aleksandra b. 3.2.1892 Peräseinäjoki, Alma Eveliina b. 14.2.1893 Peräseinäjoki, Maria Elfriida b. 25.3.1894 Peräseinäjoki, Vieno Eiina b. 12.9,1896 Peräseinäjoki, Hulda Aliina b. 9.3.1898 Parkano and Johan Vilhelm b. 9.5.1900 Parkano

Passport record 19.12.1902 to USA

b.1869

Occupation in Finland: Farmer, married

Wife and 7 children remain in Finland

Passenger record from Finland not found

 

Mäkilä David Julius

Passport record to America April 1902

b.1873

Occupation in Finland: Cottager´s son, single

Passenger record from Finland not found

Note: Is this the same person as David Julius Mäkelä above?
 

Mäkinen Akseli (Axel) Efraiminpoika

Parkano church records

b.7.9.1888 Parkano

Parents: cottager Efraim Juhanpoika Mäkinen b.22.11.1866 Parkano and Kreetta Liisa Juhantytär Ylitörmä b.14.12.1863 Parkano

Passport record to America 1901

b.1888

Occupation in Finland: Vagrant´s son

Passport issued to mother Greta Lisa b.1863

Passenger record 4.5.1901

From Hanko on Astraea, age 11 years

Plans to continue on Dominion Line

Destination Floodwood MN

Travelling with Kreeta L, Erland and Jussi Mäkinen
 

Mäkinen Aleksandra Aurora Juhantytär

Parkano church records

b.28.4.1875 Pomarkku

Husband: David Davidinpoika Perkiömäki, Mäkinen b. 25.12.1874 Parkano

Children: See David Mäkinen!

Pastor´s certificate for a passport to America, date difficult to read

Passenger record 25.11.1899 (Alexandra Mäkinen)

From Hanko on Arcturus, age 25 years. Travelling with David Mäkinen

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. Travelling with child David Mäkinen

Personal information: Alex. Mäkinen, 25 years, a wife from Parkano.

US census 1920

Living with family in Au Train, Alger co MI. Age 44 years, immigration 1899, naturalized 1906. Able to read and write. No occupation.

Family members: see David Mäkinen

US Census 1930

Living with family in Au Train MI. Age 55y. Immigration 1891, naturalized citizen. No occupation.

Family members: see David Mäkinen
 

Mäkinen aka Hautaniemi Anselmi Iisakinpoika (Anselm Isaksson)

Parkano church records

b. 6.11.1879 Parkano

Pastor´s certificate for a passport to America 28.2.1903.

Declared dead 21.9.1977, date of death 1.1.1977

Passport record to America March 1903

b.1879

Occupation in Finland: Lodger, single

Passenger record 18.3.1903

From Hanko on Arcturus, age: adult

Plans to continue 24.3.1903 on Saxonia, Cunard Line

Destination: Sency MI
 

Mäkinen (Ilomäki) aka Ahlqvist Aukusta Joelintytär(Augusta Joelsdotter)

Parkano church records

b. 28.6.1877 Parkano d. 25.7.1954 Virginia MN

Parents: Tenant farmer Joel Iisakinpoika Haukkumaa, Ilomäki b. 27.5.1849 Parkano and Amanda Juhantytär b. 21.6.1842 Parkano

Pastor´s certificate for a passport to America 17.7.1905

Surname Ahlqvist also mentioned in record

Passport record 22.7.1905 to USA (Aukusta Mäkinen)

b.1877

Occupation in Finland: Lodger, single

Passenger record 26.7.1905 (Aukusta Mäkinen)

From Hanko on Polaris, age 28 years

Plans to continue 3.8.1905 on Virginian, Allan Line

Destination: Copper Cliff, ON, Canada
 

Mäkinen Augusta Kaarlentytär

Parkano church records

b.20.9.1877 Parkano

Parents: Kaarle Nikodemuksenpoika Lapiolahti b.27.1.1851 Parkano and Greta Liisa Davidintytär b.13.1.1855 Parkano

Husband: Kaarle Arvid Mäkinen b.18.11.1870 Ikaalinen. Married 8.11.1897 Ikaalinen

Children: See Kaarle Mäkinen

Passenger record 16.8.1913

From Hanko on Astraea, age: adult

Plans to continue 22.8.1913 on Empress of Britain, C.P.R. Line. Destination Quebec PQ Canada

Border crossings from Canada

Sails from Liverpool on Empress of Britain 22.8.1913 and arrives in Quebec 28.8.1913. Crosses the border to the US in Sault Ste Marie MI 31.8.1913. Going to husband Kalle Makinen, 202 Ruch? Str, Virginia MN. Travelling with son  Vilho

Personal information: Augusta Makinen, 36 years, wife from Parkano. Able to read and write. Nearest relative in Finland father Kalle Lapiolahti, Alaskylä, Parkano. Augusta has not been in the US before. Augusta has fair skin, blond hair and blue eyes. Rest of the personal data  impossible to read.
 

Mäkinen David Davidinpoika

Parkano church records

b. 25.12.1874 Parkano

Parents: Tenant farmer David Juhanpoika Perkiömäki b. 29.8.1838 Parkano and Karoliina Kustaantytär b. 27.1.1843 Parkano

Wife: Aleksandra Aurora Juhantytär b. 28.4.1875 Pomarkku

Children: Lempi Maria b. 18.1.1898 Parkano, d. 19.2.1898 Parkano and David Simeon b. 5.1.1899 Parkano

No record of his emigration has been found this far

WWI Draft cards

David Makinen, 44y, b. 25.12.1874. Residence Forest Lake Alger MI. At work but employer difficult to read (bad image). Contact person Alexandra Makinen, same address. David is of middle height and build, has blue eyes and brown hair

US Census 1920

David Makinen, 45 years. Married laborer, employer difficult to read. Living with family in 45 Chatham Rd, Au Train, Alger co MI. Immigration 1899, naturalized 1906. Able to read and write.

Family members: Wife Alexandra 44y, son David 21y, son Lauri 17y, daughter Anna 15y, daughter Alena 11y, son Oiva 8y, daughter Vieno 6y and son Toivo 4.5y

US census 1930

David Makinen, 55 years, living with family in Au Train, Alger co MI. Occupation laborer in blacksmith shop. Immigration 1897, naturalized citizen. Able to read and write. Owns his home, worth 1500 dollars.

Family members: Wife Alexandra 55y, son Laurie Laurie 27y, son Oiva 19y, daughter Vienna 17y, son Toiva 14y
 

Mäkinen David Simeon Davidinpoika

Parkano church records

b.5.1.1899 Parkano

Parents: David Davidinpoika Perkiömäki, Mäkinen b. 25.12.1874 Parkano and Aleksandra Aurora Juhantytär b. 28.4.1875 Pomarkku

Pastor´s certificate for a passport to America, date difficult to read

Passenger record 25.11.1899

From Hanko on Arcturus, infant. Travelling with Alexandra Mäkinen

Plans to continue on Cunard Line. Destination Worcester MA

Boston passenger lists (David Mäkinen)

Sails from Liverpool on Ultonia and arrives in Boston 21.12.1899. Going to Worcester MA. Travelling with Alexandra Mäkinen

Personal information: David Mäkinen, infant, from Parkano

WWI Draft cards 5.9.1918 (David Simond Makinen)

David Simond Makinen, 19 years. Born 5.1.1899. Residence Forest Lake, Alger MI. Working as a clerk in a grocery, possibly WJ Roberye, Forest Lake MI. Contact person mother Alexandra Makinen, same address. David is of middle height and build, has dark hair and brown eyes

US Census 1920

Living with parents and siblings in Au Train, Alger co MI. Age 21 years, immigration 1899, naturalized 1906. Able to read and write. Works as a clerk in a grocery
 

Mäkinen David Viktor Severiinanpoika

Parkano church records

b. 31.7.1878 Parkano

Mother: Severiina Matintytär b. 20.1.1855. David was born out of wedlock

Passport record 8.1.1903 to USA

b.1878

Occupation in Finland: Lodger, single

Passenger record 21.1.1903

From Hanko on Arcturus, age 25 years

Plans to continue 28.1.1903 on Oceanic, White Star Line

Destination: New York NY

New York passenger lists (David Victor Mäkinen)

Sails from Liverpool on Oceanic 28.1.1903 and arrives in New York 5.2.1903. Going to friend Erlantti Mäkynen, Box 295, Thomaston ME

Personal information: David Victor Mäkinen, 25 years, single laborer from Hanko. Able to read and write. Has paid his own ticket and has 10 dollars. Not in the US before.

WWI Draft cards

David Victor Makinen, 30y, residence Ironwood Marquette MI. Born 31.7.1878. Occupation laborer in ? Hill Iron co, Marquette. Contact person Mary Sophia Makinen, same address. David is short, of normal build, has blue eyes and blond hair. Note: card image very bad and difficult to read

US Census 1930 (David V Makinen)

DAvid V Makinen, 51 years. Living with family in 1711 Fitch Ave, Marquette MI. Owns his home, worth 3500 dollars. Able to read and write. Married at 34 years. Immigration 1903, naturalized citizen.  Laborer, employer: city.

Family members: Wife Mary S, 55 years, daughter Elma M 17 years. Elma was born in Maine
 

Mäkinen Efraim Juhanpoika

Parkano church records

b.22.11.1866 Parkano

Cottager in Raivala village, Alatörmä farm

Wife: Kreetta Liisa Juhantytär Ylitörmä b.14.12.1863 Parkano

Children: Erland b.4.11.1886, Akseli b.7.9.1888 and Iivari aka Jussi b.27.3.1891. All children born in Parkano

No record of Efraim´s emigration found yet. When his wife takes a passport to America, Efraim is stated to be in America already
 

Mäkinen Erland Efraiminpoika

Parkano church records

b.4.11.1886  Parkano

Parents: cottager Efraim Juhanpoika Mäkinen b.22.11.1866 Parkano and Kreetta Liisa Juhantytär Ylitörmä b.14.12.1863 Parkano

Passport record 1901 to America

b.1886

Occupation in Finland: Vagrant´s son

Passport issued to mother Greta Lisa b.1863

Passenger record 4.5.1901

From Hanko on Astraea, age 14 years

Plans to continue on Dominion Line

Destination: Floodwood MN

Travelling with Kreeta L, Jussi and Axel Mäkinen
 

Mäkinen Fanny

Parkano church records

Mother: Josefiina Kaarlentytär Rajamäki, Mäkinen b. 21.7.1875 Jämijärvi

Passenger record 12.7.1911

From Hanko on Arcturus, age infant. Travelling with mother Josefiina and brother Juho

Plans to continue 18.7.1911 on Cymric, White Star Line. Destination Fitchburg MA.

Boston passenger lists

Sails from Liverpool 18.7.1911 and arrives in Boston 27.11.1911. Going to father Matti Piilola, Akatem Str 20, Fitchburg MA. Travelling with mother Josefiina and brother Juho Mäkinen.

Personal information: Fanny Mäkinen, 11 months, single child from Tampere. Nearest relative in Finland grandfather Karl Rajamäki, Sydänmaan kylä, Parkano. Juho has not been in the US before
 


Mäkinen aka Maki Hulda

US Census 1910 (Hulda Makinen)

Hulda Makinen, 27 years, married woman born in Finland. Lives with family in 22 Kimball Place, Fitchburg MA. Not working. Arrived 1903. Has given birth to one child.
 
Family members: Husband Matti Mäkinen and daughter Linda, 2 years, born in Massachusetts

Boston passenger lists (Hulda Mäkinen)

Sails from Liverpool 15.7.1913 on Arabic and arrives in Boston 24.7.1913. Going to husband´s sister Ida Mäkinen, Halifax MA. Travelling with husband Matti and children Linda and Uuno.
 
Personal information: Hulda Mäkinen, 29 years, married woman from Parkano. Able to read and write. Nearest relative husband´s father Martti Mäkinen in Kuukasjärven kylä, Uurainen. Hulda has lived in Halifax MA for 8 years until Aug 1911. She is now going to husband´s sister Ida Mäkinen, Box 60, Halifax MA. Hulda is 5 ft 5 inches, has light skin, brown hair and blue eyes. She was born in Parkano.

US Census 1920 ( Hulda Maki)

Hulda is living with her family in Pembroke, Plymouth co, Massachusetts. She is 36 years, married. Hulda arrived in the US 1904, is able to read and write and speaks English. She is not at work.
 
Family members: Husband Matti Maki and children Linea M, Uuno J and Annie.  

Mäkinen aka Ilomäki Frans Anselm Joelinpoika

Parkano church records

b. 29.6.1874 Parkano

Parents: Joel Iisakinpoika Haukkumaa, Ilomäki b. 27.5.1849 Parkano and Amanda Juhantytär b.21.6.1842 Parkano.

Passport record 23.8.1900 abroad

b.1874

Occupation in Finland: Lodger, single

Passenger record from Finland not found


Mäkinen Ivar aka Jussi

Parkano church records

b.27.3.1891 Parkano

Parents: cottager Efraim Juhanpoika Mäkinen b.22.11.1866 Parkano and Kreetta Liisa Juhantytär Ylitörmä b.14.12.1863 Parkano

Passport record 1901 to America

b.1891

Occupation in Finland: Vagrant´s son

Passport issued to mother Greta Lisa b.1863

Passenger record 4.5.1901

From Hanko on Astraea, age 9 years

Plans to continue on Dominion Line

Destination: Floodwood MN

Travelling with Kreeta L, Erland and Axel Mäkinen
 

Mäkinen Jaakko Iisakinpoika (Jakob Isaksson)

Passport record 22.4.1905 to America

b.1885

Occupation in Finland: Tenant farmer´s son, single

Passenger record 3.5.1905

From Hanko on Polaris, age: adult

Plans to continue 11.5.1905 on Virginian, Allan Line

Destination: Quebec PQ Canada
 

Mäkinen Jaska

New York passenger record

Sails from Liverpool on Caronia 2.5.1905 and arrives in New York 11.5.1905. Going to Stevenson MN to brother Isak Mäkinen, Stevenson, St.Louis co, MN

Personal information: Jaska Mäkinen, 20 years, single laborer from Parkano. Has not been in the US before
 

Mäkinen Josefiina Kallentytär

Parkano church records

b. 21.7.1875 Jämijärvi
 
Parents: Tenant farmer Kaarle Gustaf Hermanninpoika Kortesluoma, Rajamäki b. 14.8.1842 Jämijärvi and Kreetta Liisa Juhantytär b. 25.1.1845 Jämijärvi

Passenger record 12.7.1911

From Hanko on Arcturus, age 35 years. Travelling with Juho and Fanny Mäkinen. 

Plans to continue 18.7.1911 on Cymric, White Star Line. Destination Fitchburg MA.

Boston passenger lists

Sails from Liverpool 18.7.1911 and arrives in Boston 27.11.1911. Going to husband Matti Piilola, Akatem Str 20, Fitchburg MA. Travelling with her children Juho and Fanny Mäkinen

Personal information: Josefiina Mäkinen, 35 years, married wife from Tampere. Able to read and write. Nearest relative in Finland father Karl Rajamäki, Sydänmaan kylä, Parkano. Josefiina has lived in Fitchburg MA 1906-09. She has paid her own ticket and those of her chidlren, now she has 57 dollars. She is 5ft 4 inches, has light skin, brown hair and blue eyes.
 

Mäkinen Juha Alfred (Johan Alfred)

Passport record 26.1.1905 to USA

b.1882

Occupation in Finland: Cottager´s son, single

Passenger record 28.1.1905

From Hanko on Astraea, age 22 years

Plans to continue 2.2.1905 on Corinthian, Allan Line

Destination: Hibbing MN
 

Mäkinen Juha Kustaa Nikodemuksenpoika (Johan Gustaf Nikodemusson)

Parkano church records

b.4.5.1877 Parkano

Parents: Nikodemus Nikodemuksenpoika Mäkinen b.14.4.1847 Parkano and Anna Greta Yrjöntytär Leppiniemi b. 26.10.1848 Parkano

Passport record 19.8.1905 to USA

b.1877

Occupation in Finland: tenant farmer´s son, single

Passenger record 23.8.1905

From Hanko on Polaris, age 28 years

Plans to continue 29.8.1905 on Saxonia, Cunard Line

Destination: Hibbing MN
 

Mäkinen Juho

Parkano church records

Mother: Josefiina Kaarlentytär Rajamäki, Mäkinen b. 21.7.1875 Jämijärvi

Passenger record 12.7.1911

From Hanko on Arcturus, age 16 years. Travelling with mother Josefiina and sister Fanny.

Plans to continue 18.7.1911 on Cymric, White Star Line. Destination Fitchburg MA.

Boston passenger lists

Sails from Liverpool 18.7.1911 and arrives in Boston 27.11.1911. Going to father Matti Piilola, Akatem Str 20, Fitchburg MA. Travelling with mother Josefiina and sister Fanny Mäkinen.

Personal information: Juho Mäkinen, 16 years, single child from Tampere. Able to read and write. Nearest relative in Finland grandfather Karl Rajamäki, Sydänmaan kylä, Parkano. Juho has not been in the US before. Mother has paid his ticket. He is 5ft, has light skin, brown hair and blue eyes.
 

Mäkinen Jooseppi Taavetinpoika (Josef Davidsson)

Passport record 27.11.1902 to USA

b.1885

Occupation in Finland: Lodger, single

Passenger record 3.12.1902

From Hanko on Poalris 3.12.1902, age 17 years

Plans to continue 11.12.1902 on Parisian, Allan Line

Destination: Munising MI
 

Mäkinen aka Pensas Jooseppi Kustaanpoika (Josef Gustafsson)

Passport record 12.12.1905 to USA

b.1881

Occupation in Finland: Farm worker, single

Passenger record 13.12.1905

From Hanko on Arcturus, age 24 years

Plans to continue 20.12.1905 on Celtic, White Star Line

Destination: Beaumont TX

New York passenger lists

Sails from Liverpool on Celtic 20.12.1905 and arrives in New York 30.12.1905. Going to friend Janne Sivula, Beaumont Texas.

Personal information: Jooseppi Mäkinen, 24 years, single laborer from Parkano. Has not been in the US before. Has 10 dollars in his pocket.
 

Mäkinen Kaarle Arvid

Parkano church records

b.18.11.1870 Ikaalinen

Wife: Augusta Kaarlentytär Lapiolahti b.20.9.1877 Parkano

Children: Lauri Arvid b.4.8.1898 Ikaalinen, Toivo Viktor b.6.11.1900 Parkano

Passport record 26.5.1905 to America

b.1870

Occupation in Finland: Tenant farmer´s son-in-law, married

Passenger record from Finland not found


Mäkinen aka Ylitörmä Kreetta Liisa Juhantytär (Greta Lisa Johansdotter)

Parkano church records

b.14.12.1863 Parkano Raivala village, Ylitörmä farm

Parents: Juha Kustaa Eliaksenpoika Ylitörmä b.22.8.1830 and Kreetta Liisa Juhantytär b.2.6.1828 d.31.3.1870 Parkano

Passport record 1901 to America

b.1863

Occupation in Finland: Vagrant´s wife.

On the same passport children Erland, Axel and Ivar. Husband in America

Passenger record 4.5.1901

From Hanko on Astraea, age 36 years

Plans to continue on Dominion Line

Destination: Floodwood MN

Travelling with Jussi, Erland and David Mäkinen
 


Mäkinen aka Maki Linda

US census 1920 (Linda Makinen)

Living with her parents Matti and Hulda Mäkinen  in Fitchburg MA. Linda is 2 years old and born in Massachusetts.

Boston passenger lists (Linda Mäkinen)

Sails from Liverpool on Arabic 15th July 1913 and arrives in Boston 24th July 1913. Going to paternal aunt Ida Mäkinen in Halifax MA.
Personal information: Linda Mäkinen, 5 years. Born in the US, not able to read. Travelling with parents Matti and Hulda Mäkinen and brother Uuno

US census 1920 (Linea M Maki)

Linea M Maki, 11 years, is living with her family in Pembroke MA. Linea is able to read and write, she goes to school. She was born in Massachusetts

Mäkinen aka Maki Matti

Passport record 1907 to America (Matti Mäkinen)

b. 1883
Occupation in Finland: Lodger´s son
Passport to America for 5 years 8th Jan 1907

Passenger record (Matti Mäkinen)

From Hanko on Urania 19th Jan 1907. Plans to continue 26.1.1907 on New York, American Line. Destination Halifax MA

US census 1910 (Matti Makinen)

Matti Makinen, 27 years, married pistol maker in a bicycle shop, is living with his family as lodgers in 22 Kimball Place, Fitchburg MA. Matti  is able to read and write. He came to the US 1907, alien. He has been unemployed for 8 weeks in 1909 but is working at the moment.
 
Family members: Wife Hulda and daughter Linda 2 years, born in Massachusetts

Boston passenger lists 1913 (Matti Mäkinen)

Sails from Liverpool 15.7.1913 on Arabic and arrives in Boston 24.7.1913. Going to sister Ida Mäkinen, Box 60, Halifax MA. Travelling with wife Hulda and children Linda and Arno.
Personal information: Matti Mäkinen, 30 years, married laborer from Parkano. Able to read and write. Has paid his own ticket and now has 60 dollars. Nearest relative in Finland father Martti Mäkinen, Kuukkajärven kylä, Uurainen, Finland. Last residence Parkano. Matti has lived in the US from 1907 till August 1911 in Halifax MA for four years. Matti is 5 feet 7 inches, has light skin, black hair and blue eyes. Born in Uurainen

US Census 1920 (Matti Maki)

Matti is living with his family in Pembroke, Plymouth co MA. Matti is 36 years, arrival 1908, alien. He is able to read and write and speaks English. Matti is a general laborer.
Family members: Wife Hulda, daughter Linea M 11y, born in Massachusetts, son Uuno 7 y, born in Finland and daughter Annie 5 y, born in Massachusetts.
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Mäkinen Toivo Johannes

Passport record 7.4.1905 to USA

b.1881

Occupation in Finland: Tenant farmer´s son, single

Passenger record 12.4.1905

From Hanko on Urania, age 23 years

Plans to continue 20.4.1905 on Dominion, Dominion Line

Destination: Sault Ste. Marie ON Canada
 


Mäkinen aka Maki Uuno

Boston passenger lists

Sails from Liverpool on Arabic 15.7.1913 and arrives in Boston 24.7.1913. Going to paternal aunt Ida Mäkinen, Box 60, Halifax MA.
Personal information: Uuno Mäkinen, 9 months. Born in Finland. Travelling with parents Matti and Hulda Mäkinen and sister Linda.

US Census 1920 (Uuno J Maki)

Living with parents and sisters in Pembroke, Plymouth county MA. Uuno is 7 years old and goes to school. He was born in Finland and is not a citizen.


Mäkinen Vilho Viliam Kaarlenpoika

Parkano church records

b.16.1.1905 Parkano. Pronounced dead 1.1.1996 in Parkano

Parents: Kaarle Arvid Kaarlenpoika Mäkinen b.18.11.1870 Ikaalinen and Augusta Kaarlentytär Lapiolahti b.20.9.1877 Parkano

Passenger record 16.8.1913

From Hanko on Astraea, age 8 years

Plans to continue 22.8.1913 on Empress of Britain, C.P.R. Line. Destination Virginia MN

Border crossings from Canada

Sails from Liverpool on Empress of Britain 22.8.1913 and arrives in Quebec 28.8.1913.  Crosses the border to the US 31.8.1913 in Sault Ste Marie MI. Travelling with mother Augusta. Going to father Kalle Makinen, 202 Ruch? Str. Virginia MN

Personal information: Vilho Makinen, 8 years, a child from Parkano. Able to read and write. Nearest relative in Finland grandfather Kalle Lapiolahti, Alaskylä, Parkano. Has not been in the US before.
 

Mäkipää Anselm Henrik Heikinpoika

Parkano church records

b. 1.2.1892 Parkano

Parents: Henrik Juhonpoika Kettula, Mäkipää b. 23.1.1862 d. 11.2.1924 and Amanda Karoliina Aatamintytär b. 22.9.1862 d. 15.4.1931

Marianne Kortesoja in Vataja family book

Emigrated to America 9.12.1910

Passenger record 14.12.1910 (Anshelm Mäkipää)

Sails from Hanko on Arcturus 14.12.1910, age 18 years

Plans to continue 21.12.1910 from Southampton on Oceanic, White Star Line. Destination Ironwood MI

New York passenger lists (Anshelm Mäkipää)

Sails from Southampton on Oceanic 21.1.1910 and arrives in New York 28.1.1910. Going to brother Joe Mäkipää, Box 343, Ironwood MI

Personal information: Anshelm Mäkipää, 18 years, single laborer from Parkano. Able to read and write. Nearest relative in Finland father Henrik Mäkipää, Nerkonkylä, Parkano. Brother has paid the ticket, Anshelm has 25 dollars. He has not been in the US before. Anshelm is 5ft 10 inches, has light skin, brown hair and blue eyes. Born in Parkano

Mäkipää Edvard Heikinpoika

Parkano church records

b.27.11.1889 Parkano

Parents: Henrik Juhonpoika Kettula, Mäkipää b. 23.1.1862 d. 11.2.1924 and Amanda Karoliina Aatamintytär b. 22.9.1862 d. 15.4.1931

Marianne Kortesoja in Vataja family book

Emigrated to America 21.10.1907

Passenger record 30.10.1907 (Edvart Mäkipää)

From Hanko on Arcturus, age adult

Plans to continue 9.11.1907 on Caronia, Cunard Line. Destination Cloquet MN

New York passenger lists

Sails from Liverpool on Caronia 9.11.1907 and arrives in New York 18.11.1907. Going to brother Johan Henriksson, Box 57, Cloquet MN

Personal information: Edvart Mäkipää, 18 years, single laborer from Parkano. Able to read and write. Nearest relative in Finland father Henrik Makipaa, Parkano, Nerkonkla. Brother has paid the ticket, Edvard has 9 dollars and a ticket to Cloquet. He has not been in the US before. Edvard is 5 ft 7.5 inches, has light skin, brown hair and grey eyes

Mäkipää Henrik Juhanpoika

Parkano church records

b. 23.1.1862 Parkano

Wife: Amanda Karoliina Aatamintytär b. 22.9.1862 Parkano

Children: Johan Fredrik b.26.3.1885, Joosef b.13.3.1887, Edward b. 27.11.1889, Anselm Henrik b. 1.2.1892, Maria Josefiina b. 25.10.1894, Wilhelm Nikolai b. 9.2.1897 and Eino Armas b. 27.5.1899, Lauri Julius b.1902, Arvo Nikodemus b. 1905. All children born in Parkano

Passport record Apr 1902 to America

b.1862

Occupation in Finland: Cottager, married

Wife and 7 children remain in Finland

Passenger record 5.4.1902

From Turku on Polaris, age: adult

Plans to continue on White Star Line

Destination: East Tawas MI

Additional information

Has returned to Parkano at the latest 1907, when his son Edvard names him as relative in Finland when arriving in NY

Mäkipää aka Makinen Iisak Efraim Iisakinpoika

Parkano church records

b. 8.5.1883 Parkano d. 1962 Balsam MN

Parents: Tenant farmer Iisak Efraim Juhanpoika Mäkipää b. 2.1.1852 Parkano and Justiina Wilhelmiina Gabrielintytär b. 28.4.1852 Kuru

Wife: Kaisa Stiina Ananiaantyär b. 21.10.1880 Karvia. Married 24.3.1904 America

Pastor´s certificate for a passport to America 4.7.1902

Passport record to America (Isak Mäkipää)

b.1883

Occupation in Finland: Tenant farmer´s son, single

Passenger record from Finland not found

US Census 1930 (Isak Makinen)

Isak Makinen, 47 years, is living with his family in Balsam, Itasca co MN. Married when 21. Able to read and write, speaks English. Occupation farmer, dairy farming. Immigration 1902, naturalized citizen. Not a war veteran

Family members: Wife Katy 49, son Wilho 24y, son Waino 20y, son Toivo 19y, daughter Olga 17y, son Emil 14y and daughter Esther 12 y. All children born in Minnesota, Wilho and Waino are working in the farm, the younger ones go to school. Also living with family brother-in-law Tom Maki, b. Finland

Mäkipää Jaakko Iisakinpoika

Parkano church records

b. 24.7.1885 Parkano d. 11.10.1952

Parents: Tenant farmer Iisak Efraim Juhanpoika Mäkipää b. 2.1.1852 Parkano and Justiina Wilhelmiina Gabrielintytär b. 28.4.1852 Kuru

Pastor´s certificate for a passport to America 3.4.1905

Mäkipää Jooseppi Heikinpoika

Parkano church records

b. 13.3.1887 Parkano

Parents: Henrik Juhonpoika Kettula, Mäkipää b. 23.1.1862 d. 11.2.1924 and Amanda Karoliina Aatamintytär b. 22.9.1862 d. 15.4.1931

Marianne Kortesoja in Vataja family book

Emigrated to America 30.12.1904

Passport or passenger information not found

Brother Anshelm´s ship manifest 1910

Brother Joe Mäkipää, Box 434 Ironwood MI, paid Anshelm´s ticket to America

Mäkipää Juho Fredrik Heikinpoika

Parkano church records

b. 26.3.1885 Parkano

Parents: Henrik Juhonpoika Kettula, Mäkipää b. 23.1.1862 d. 11.2.1924 and Amanda Karoliina Aatamintytär b. 22.9.1862 d. 15.4.1931

Marianne Kortesoja in Vataja family book

Emigrated to America 21.3.1903

Passport or passenger information not found

Brother Edvards ship manifest 1907

Brother Johan Henriksson, Box 57, Cloquet MN has paid his brother´s ticket to America and is named as a contact person in final destination

Mäkipää Kaisa Stiina Ananiaantytär

Parkano church records

b. 21.10.1880 Karvia

Moved to Parkano 1913. Has emigrated to America

Husband Iisak Efraim Iisakinpoika Mäkipää b. 8.5.1883 Parkano d. 1962 Balsam MN. Married 243.1904 America

US census 1930 (Katy Makinen)

Living with family in Balsam, Itasca co MN. Age 49 years. Married, no occupation. Immigration 1903, naturalized citizen. Family members: See Iisak Mäkipää

Mäkynen Arvid Nikodemuksenpoika

Parkano church records

b. 28.4.1894 Parkano Kuivasjärvi village d. 1973 Ontario Canada

Parents: Tenant farmer Nikodemus (Teemu) Joonanpoika Mäkynen b. 18.1.1859 Parkano and Senobia Nikodemuksentytär b. 15.11.1860 Parkano

Pastor´s certificate for a passport to Canada March 1926

Declared dead 14.4.1944, date of death 1.1.1934

Passenger record 14.4.1926 (Arvid Mäkynen)

From Hanko on Oberon, age 32 years

Plans to continue 23.4.1926 on Montcalm, CPOS Line. Destination Quebec PQ

Canadian Immigration records

Arvid Mäkynen, 32 years, Finnish male. Arrives in Quebec 3.5.1926 on Montcalm, Canadian Pacific


Mäkynen Enok Johanneksenpoika

Parkano church records

b. 31.1.1884 Parkano
 
Parents: Tenant farmer Johannes Nikodemuksenpoika Mäkynen b. 6.7.1859 Parkano and Serafia Nikodemuksentytär b. 2.1.1860 Parkano
 
Pastor´s certificate for a passport to America 3.1.1910

New York passenger list 1.2.1910

Sails from Liverpool on Laurentic 22.1.1910 and arrives in New York 1.2.1910.
Going to Monessen PA to friend Juho Joki, PO Box 392, Monessen PA.
 
Personal information: Enok Mäkynen, 25 y, laborer from Parkano. Able to read and write. Nearest relative in Finland father Johan Mäkynen, Wuorijärven kylä, Parkano. Not in the US before. Enok is 6ft 1 inch, has light skin, brown hair and blue eyes. Born in Parkano.
 
Enok seems to have returned to Finland as he is travelling again, this time to Canada

Canadian passenger records 21.6.1916

Sails from Copenhagen 11.6.1926 on United States and arrives in Halifax 21.6.1926. Going to 227 Roy Boulevard, Port Arthur ON.
 
Personal information: Enok Makynen, 42 years, married farm laborer from Parkano. Able to read and write. Has paid his own ticket. Nearest relative in Finland father Juho Makynen, Parkkano. Passport issued in Turku 15.5.1926. Immigrant.


Mäkynen Erland Gretanpoika

Parkano church records

b. 8.5.1877 Parkano

Mother: Great Hesekielintytär Mäkynen b. 2.7.1856 Parkano

Passport record 5.11.1902 to USA

b.1877

Occupation in Finland: Tenant farmer, single

Passenger record 12.11.1902

From Hanko on Arcturus, age 25 years

Planning to continue 18.11.1902 on Saxonia, Cunard Line

Destination: Rockland ME

Mäkynen Gerhard Juhanpoika

Parkano church records

b.22.7.1876 Parkano d. 26.2.1926 America

Parents: Tenant farmer Juha Juhanpoika Mäkynen b.6.10.1844 Parkano and Severiina Kasperintytär Ylitörmä b.1.8.1832 Parkano

Might have also used surname Engström

Pastor´s certificate for a passport to America 23.1.1900

Wife Lusina told the parish about Gerhard´s death.

Passport record 1901 to America (Gerhard Mäkynen)

b.1876

Occupation in Finland: Tenant farmer´s son, single

Passenger record 6.4.1901 (Gernhard Mäkynen)

From Hanko on Astraea, age 24 years

Plans to continue on American Line

Destination: East Tawas MI


Mäkynen Hermanni Joonanpoika (Herman Jonasson)

Parkano church records

b.18.6.1874 Parkano
Farm worker in Mäkynen farm

Wife: Maria Kustaantytär? b.3.9.1869 Karvia

Children: Johan Iivari b.18.5.1896 and Elviira Sofia b.17.10.1898

Passport record 22.8.1902

b.1874

Occupation in Finland: Lodger, married

Wife and 3 children remain in Finland

Passenger record from Finland not found


Mäkynen Iisak Teemunpoika

Parkano church records

b. 11.9.1874 Parkano
 
Parents: Tenant farmer Nikodemus (Teemu) Matinpoika Mäkynen b. 11.2.1827 Parkano d. 15.12.1894 Parkano and Maria Matintytär b. 11.6. 1830 Parkano
 
Pastor´s certificate for a passport to America 25.9.1908

Passport record (isak Nikodemuksenp. Mäkynen)

Isak Mäkynen takes a passport to USA for 5 years 23.10.1908. He is a single lodger from Parkano

Passenger record (Iisak Mäkynen)

Sails from Hanko on Astraea 24.10.1908 and plans to continue 30.10.1908 on Empress of Ireland, CPR Line. Destination Duluth MN. Price of ticket 332 FIM


Mäkynen Jaakko Johannes Jaakonpoika

Parkano church records

b. 4.5.1883

Parents: Tenant farmer Jaakob Tiituksenpoika Mäkynen b. 6.9.1854 Parkano and Greta Hesekielintytär Mäkynen b. 2.7.1856 Parkano

Passport record 17.10.1903 to America

b.1883

Occupation in Finland: Tenant farmer´s son, single

Passenger record 28.10.1903

From Hanko on Arcturus, age 19 years

Plans to continue 3.11.1903 on Ultonia, Cunard Line

Destination: Rockland ME

Mäkynen Olga Maria Nikodemuksentytär

Parkano church records

b. 29.1.1896 Parkano Kuivaskylä village

Parents: Tenant farmer Nikodemus (Teemu) Joonanpoika Mäkynen b. 18.1.1859 Parkano and Senobia Nikodemuksentytär b. 15.11.1860 Parkano

Pastor´s certificate for a passpport to America 29.4.1915

New York passenger lists (Olga Mäkynen)

Sails from Copenhagen on Oscar II and arrives in New York 20..1915. Travelling with Otto and Lydia Kovesjoki. Going to friend Victor Eriksson, Box 28, Iron Junction MN

Personal information: Olga Mäkynen, 19 years, single servant from Parkano. Able to read and write. Nearest relative in Finland father Nikodemus Mäkynen, Parkano. Olga has paid her ticket and now has 26 dollars. She has not been in the US before. Olga is 5ft 4 inches, has light skin, brown hair and eyes. Born in Parkano

Mäntykoski Matti Anselmi Matinpoika

Passport record 22.12.1904 to USA

b.1882

Occupation in Finland: Lodger´s son, single

Passenger record 11.1.1905

From Hanko on Polaris. Calls himself Matti A.Matinpoika

Plans to continue 18.1.1905 on Ivernia, Cunard Line

Destination: Fitchburg MA

Boston passenger lists

Sails from Liverpool 18.1.1905 on Ivernia and arrives in Boston in January 1905. Going to friend Joonas Peltonen, Worcester 23, Fitchburg MA

Personal information: Matti Matinpoika, 22 years. Single laborer from Finland. Not in the US before

Mäntylä aka Helle Aliina Juhontytär

This might be the same person as Aliina Juhontytär Jouppila b. 9.1.1886 Parkano

Parkano church records

b. 7.1.1886 Parkano

Pastor´s certificate for a passport to America 30.7.1903.

Declared dead 21.9.1977, date of death 1.1.1977

Passport record 5.8.1903 to America

b.1886

Occupation in Finland: Servant, single

Passenger record 11.8.1903

From Hanko on Urania, age 18 years

Plans to continue 25.8.1903 on Ivernia, Cunard Line

Mäntylä Hilja/Hilda Mathilda Joosefintytär

Parkano church records

b.13.8.1898 Parkano Vahojärvi village  Mäntylä farm

Parents: Joosef Joosefinpoika Mäntylä b.7.4.1872 Parkano and Maria Tuomaantytär Kankaanpää b.1.6.1872

Passport record 16.1.1903 to USA

b.1898

Occupation in Finland: Cottager´s daughter, single

Passport issued to mother Maria Tuomaantytär b.1872

Passenger record 18.1.1903

From Hanko on Arcturus, age 6 years

Plans to continue 28.1.1905 on Lucania, Cunard Line

Destination Worcester MA

Travelling with Maria, Josef and Impi Mäntylä

US Census 1910

Living with parents in 41 Plymouth Street, Halifax, Plymouth county MA. Mantyla Hilda, 11 years. Immigration 1904, alien. Speaks English.

Massachusetts Marriage records

8th November 1915 in Plymouth MA. Hilda Matilda Mantyla, 17 years and Frank Joseph Goodwin, 20 years. Parents of the bride Joseph Mantyla and Marie Kangas, parents of the groom Frank J Goodwin and Annie Fogarty. Groom born in Plymouth, bride in Finland.

US Census 1920

Hilda M Goodwin, 21 years. Lives with husband and children in 29 Middle Street, Plymouth MA. Immigration 1904, naturalized 1916. Born in Finland. Able to read and write, speaks English.

Family members: Husband Frank J Goodwin, 24 years. A truck chauffer. Born in Massachusetts, father in Massachusetts, mother in Ireland.  Children Ralph F, 4y and LaUwrence 1y, both born in Massachusetts

US Census 1930

Hilda Goodwin, 31 years. Living with her family in 24 Brewster Str, Plymouth MA. Married at 16. Able to read and write. Born in Massachusetts, parents in Finland. Not working.

Family members: Husband Frank Goodwin, 33 years. Children Ralph 14 years and Lawrence 11 years. Both sons born in Massachusetts and go to school.

Social security death index

Hilda M Goodwin, b 12th Aug 1898 d. 19th May 1990. Last residence Plymouth MA

Mäntylä Impi Ilona Joosefintytär

Parkano church records

b. 1903

Parents: Tenant farmer Joosef Joosefinpoika Mäntylä b. 7.4.1872 Parkano and Maria Tuomaantytär Kankaanpää b. 1.6.1872 Parkano. Married 25.10.1891

Passport record 16.1.1903 to USA

b.1903

Occupation in Finland: Cottager´s daughter, single

Passport issued to mother Maria Tuomaantytär b.1872

Passenger record 18.1.1903

From Hanko on Arcturus, age 1 year

Plans to continue 28.1.1905 on Lucania, Cunard Line

Destination Worcester MA

Travelling with Maria, Maria, Josef and Hilja Mäntylä

US Census 1910

Living with parents in 41 Plymouth street, Halifax, Plymouth county MA. Lempi Mantyla, 6 years. Immigration 1904, alien

Mäntylä aka Jouppila aka Helle Jaakob Anselm Juhonpoika

Parkano church records

b. 20.12.1888 Parkano

Parents: Tenant farmer Johannes Matinpoika Mäntylä, Jouppila b. 1.1.1862 Parkano and Julia Iisakintytär b.9.1.1865 Parkano

Pastor´s certificate for a passport to America 2.8.1909

Information from relatives in the US

d. 21.1.1958 USA Minnesota

Mäntylä Joel

Passport record 1901 to America

b.1872

Occupation in Finland: Cottager, married

Wife and 3 children remain in Finland

Passenger record from Finland not found

Mäntylä (aka Honkaluoma) Jooseppi Joosepinpoika (Josef Josefsson)aka Mantyla Joseph

Parkano church records

b.7.11.1872 Parkano

Parents: Joosef Markuksenpoika Honkaluoma b. 11.12.1843 Parkano d. 9.8.1918 Parkano and Ida Sofia Jeremiaantytär b. 16.11.1846 Kuru d. 1940 Parkano. Married 24.12.1865

Wife: Maria Tuomaantytär Kankaanpää b.1.6.1872

Children: Toivo Josef b.27.4.1893, Lempi Maria b.7.10.1895, Hilja Mathilda b.13.8.1898, Lauri Johannes b.12.6.1901 and Impi Ilona b.1903

Pastor´s certificate for passport to America 19.1.1901

Boston passenger lists

Sails from Liverpool on Saxonia 5.2.1902 and arrives in Boston 14.2.1901. Going to friend Nestor Jaakola, 4 Milton Place, Worcester MA. Note: Nestor Jaakola is a relative of Josef´s wife.

Personal information: Josef Mantyla 29 years, married laborer from Hanko. Able to read and write. Has paid his own ticket and has 14 dollars. Not in the US before.

It is unverified if the following records are for the same person:

Passport record 15.11.1902

b.1872

Occupation in Finland: Cottager, married

Wife and 3 children remain in Finland

Passenger record 3.12.1902

From Hanko on Polaris, age 30 years

Plans to continue 9.12.1902 on Ivernia, Cunard Line

Destination: Worcester MA

US Census 1910

Living in 41 Plymouth Street, Halifax, Plymouth co, Massachusetts. Mantyla Joseph, 38 years. Married since 19 years of age. Immigration 1904, alien. Laborer in cranberry bog. Has not been unemployed. Speaks English.

Family members: Wife Maria 38y, son Oivo 17y, daughter Lempi 14y, daughter Hilda 11y, daughter Impi 6y, son Lauri 3y

US Census 1930

Living in 246 Main St, Hanson, Plymouth Co MA. Renting his house, worth 15 dollars. Married since 19 years old. Able to read and write, speaks English. Born in Finland, immigration 1900. Alien. Occupation contractor in cranberry bog. Working, not a war veteran.

Family members: Wife Maria 58 years and son Lawrence J, 23 years. Born in Massachusetts, single, no occupation.

Mäntylä Lempi Maria Joosefintytär

Parkano church records

b.7.10.1895 Parkano Vahojärvi village Mäntylä farm

Parents: Joosef Joosefinpoika Honkaluoma, Mäntylä b.7.4.1872 Parkano and Maria Tuomaantytär Kankaanpää b.1.6.1872

Passport record 16.1.1903 to USA

b.1895

Occupation in Finland: Cottager´s daughter, single

Passenger record 18.1.1903

From Hanko on Arcturus, age 9 years

Plans to continue on Lucania, Cunard Line

Destination: Worcester MA

Travelling with Maria, Josef, Impi and Lempi Mäntylä

US Census 1910

Living with parents in 41 Plymouth Street, Halifax, Plymouth county MA. Mantyla Lempi, 14 years. Single. Immigration 1904, alien. Speaks English.

Massachusetts Marriage records

12th June 1915 in Boston MA. Lempi Maria Mantyla 19 years and  Carl Jaaklainen 24 years, first marriage for both. Grooms parents are Carl Jaaklainen and Miena Kinninen, parents of the bride are Joseph Mantyla and Marie Kangas. Both bride and groom live in Halifax MA, both were born in Finland.

Mäntylä (Kankaanpää)  Maria Tuomaantytär

Parkano church records

b.1.6.1872 Parkano

Parents: Tenant farmer Tuomas Kaarlenpoika (Thomas Karlsson) Kankaanpää b. 8.12.1823 Parkano and Maria Juhantytär b. 15.6.1826. Married 26.12.1847 Parkano

Husband: Joosef Joosefinpoika Mäntylä b.7.4.1872. Married 25.10.1891

Children: See Joosef Mäntylä above

Passport record 16.1.1903 to USA

b.1872

Occupation in Finland: Cottager´s wife, married

On the same passport children Toivo, Lempi, Hilja and Impi

Passenger record 18.1.1903

From Hanko on Arcturus

Plans to continue 28.1.1905 on Lucania, Cunard Line

Destination Worcester MA

Travelling with Maria, Josef, Hilja and Impi Mäntylä 

US Census 1910

Living with family in 41 Plymouth Street, Halifax, Plymouth co, Massachusetts. Mantyla Maria, 38 years. Married since 19 years of age. Immigration 1904, alien. 6 children, 5 of them alive. Speaks Finnish. No occupation

US Census 1930

Living in 246 Main St, Hanson, Plymouth Co MA with family. Married since 19 years old. Able to read and write, does not speak English. Born in Finland, immigration 1905. Alien. Occupation:none

Mäntylä Toivo Josef*

Parkano church records

b.27.4.1893 Parkano Vahojärvi village Mäntylä farm

Parents: Joosef Joosefinpoika Mäntylä b. 7.4.1872 Parkano and Maria Tuomaantytär Kankaanpää b. 1.6.1872.  Married 25.10.1891

Passport record 16.1.1903 to USA

b.1893

Occupation in Finland: Cottager´s son, single

Passport issued to mother Maria Tuomaantytär b.1872

Passenger record 18.1.1903

From Hanko on Arcturus, age 11 years

Plans to continue 28.1.1905 on Lucania, Cunard Line

Destination Worcester MA

Travelling with Maria, Maria, Hilja and Impi Mäntylä

US Census 1910

Living with parents in 41 Plymouth Street, Halifax, Plymouth co, MA. Mantyla Oivo, 17 years, single. Immigration 1904, alien. Laborer in cranberry bog. Employed. Speaks English

WWI Draft registration cards 5.6.1917

Toivo Mantyla, b.28.4.1893 in Finland. Living in Seboomook(?), Somerset county ME.  Occupation woodsman, employer Great Northern Paper co, Burbank ME . Finnish citizen. Single, no dependants. Of middle height and build, eyes dark blue, hair dark brown, not bald.

Mäntyniemi Johan Wilhelm Teemunpoika (Nikodemusson)

Parkano church records

b.16.5.1880 Parkano

Parents: Tenant farmer Nikodemus Antinpoika Mäntyniemi b.24.7.1852 Parkano and Eufrosyyne Matintytär b.25.4.1854 Parkano

Pastor´s certificate for a passport to America 6.4.1901

Möhö Gerhard

Passport record 26.4.1902 to USA

b.1878

Occupation in Finland: Lodger, single

Passenger record from Finland not found

Note:  I have not found the surname Möhö in Parkano. There is, however, a farm called Möhkö which had a farm worker Gerhard b.1878

Latest update 4th Jan 2013

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Mansikka (see also Isokallio!)

Mansikkamäki (see Grönlund!)

Mansikkaviita

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Marjamäki

Marjolahti (also recorded Marjalahti)

Markkola

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Mattsson

Meri (see Sillanpää!)

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Mikkinen

Moisio

Mullimäki

Mustalahti

Mustasaari
 
Myllimäki

Myllyniemi (see also Isoaho!)

Myllysaari (see also Alalampi, Landgren!)

Mäkelä ( see also Kangasniemi )

Mäki (see also Eppula, Mäkynen, Rantaviita!)

Mäki-Koskela

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Mäkipää

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Männikkö (see Ojala!)

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Mäntylä ( see also Helle)

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