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Surnames beginning with S


Saarela Julia Iisakintytär

Parkano church records

b. 28.3.1888 Parkano

Parents: Tenant farmer Iisakki Efraiminpoika Saarela b. 8.9.1854 Parkano and Kaisa Jaakontytär Hirvelä b.4.11.1853 Parkano d. 2.9.1939

Passenger record 21.5.1910 (Julia Saarela)

From Hanko on Urania, age: adult

Plans to continur 28.5.1910 from Liverpool on Baltic, White Star Line. Destination Monessen PA

New York passenger lists (Julia Saarela)

Sails from Liverpool on Baltic 28.5.1910 and arrives in New York 5.6.1910. Going to friend Wuorinen, 401 Red? Av, Monessen PA

Personal information: Julia Saarela, age 22 years. Single servant from Parkano. Able to read and write. A friend has paid the ticket, Julia has 25 dollars. She has not been in the US before. Julia is 5ft 3 inches, has light skin, blond hair and blue eyes. Born in Parkano
 

Saarela Sefanias Iisakinpoika aka Salo Abraham

Parkano church records

b.3.12.1880 Parkano Kuivasjärvi village Saarela farm d. 1.5.1932 Cloquet MN

Parents: Tenant farmer Iisakki Efraiminpoika Saarela b. 8.9.1854 Parkano and Kaisa Jaakontytär Hirveilä b.4.11.1853 Parkano d. 2.9.1939

Pastor´s certificate for a passport to America 3.2.1900

According to Parkano church books, was known in America as Abraham Salo

Passport record 1900 to USA

b.1880

Occupation in Finland: Tenant farmer´s son, single

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 February. Going to R Halmela, East Tawas MI

Personal information: Sefanias Saarela, 20 years, single laborer from Parkano, nationality Russian. Able to read and write. Has paid his own ticket and now has only 1 dollar. Has not been in the US before
 

Saarenpää Aleksius

Passport record 1.7.1905 to USA

b.1880

Occupation in Finland: Lodger, single

Passenger record 5.7.1905

From Hanko on Arcturus, age 25 years

Plans to continue 13.7.1905 on Tunisian, Allan Line

Destination: Amasa MI

Border crossings from Canada

Sails from Liverpool on Tunisian 13.7.1905 and arrives in Quebec 21.7.1905. Enters the US from Canada. Going to brother-in-law Wilhelm Salminen (?), Box 75, Amasa MI

Personal information: Aleksius Saarenpaa, 25 years, married laborer from Finland. Able to read and write. Not in the US before. Has paid his own ticket and now has 10 dollars. 
 

 

Saares aka Saarenpää Gerhard IisakEmmanuelinpoika

Parkano church records

b.5.1.1887 Parkano

Parents: Iisak Emmanuel Hedviginpoika Saares aka Saarenpää b.26.4.1835 Parkano and Kreetta Liisa Samuelintytär b.21.9.1839 Parkano. The family farm was known both by the name Saares and Saarenpää

Has emigrated to America 1909?

Passport record 10.1.1905 to USA (Saaras Gerhard)

b.1887

Occupation in Finland: Tenant farmer´s son

Passenger record from Finland not found

New York passenger lists

Sails from Southampton on Philadelphia 21.1.1905 and arrives in New York 29.1.1905. Going to friend Sami Rentola, Box 75, Chrystal Falls MI

Personal information: Gerhard Saares, 18 years, single laborer from Parkano. Has not been in the US before. Has 10 dollars
 

Saarenpää aka Saares Johannes IisakEmmanuelinpoika

Parkano church records

b.17.2.1872 Parkano

Parents: Iisak Emmanuel Hedviginpoika Saares aka Saarenpää b.26.4.1835 Parkano and Kreetta Liisa Samuelintytär b.21.9.1839 Parkano. The family farm was known both by the name Saares and Saarenpää

Wife: Hulda Pauliina Kaarlentytär b.4.3.1879 Parkano

Children: Armas b.21.11.1897, Lyydi Maria b.1.5.1899 and Lauri Artur b.1901. All children born in Parkano

Passenger record 22.3.1902 (Johannes Saarenpää)

From Hanko on Polaris, age 30 years

Plans to continue on Dominion Line. Destination Hancock MI

Boston passenger lists

Sails from Liverpool on New England 29.3.1902 and arrives in Boston 6.4.1902. Going to friend Henry Wuori, Hancock MI

Personal information: Johannes Saarenpää, 30 years, married laborer from Parkano. Has paid his own ticket and now has 10 dollars. Has not been in the US before.
 

Saares aka Saarenpää Tuomas IisakEmmanuelinpoika

Parkano church records

b.20.12.1880 Parkano d. 30.1.1958 Amasa MI

Parents: IisakEmmanuel Hedviginpoika Saares aka Saarenpää b.26.4.1835 Parkano and Kreetta Liisa Samuelintytär b.21.9.1839 Parkano

Tuomas receives a pastor´s certificate for a passport to America 1899 (probably 26th Aug)

Pastor´s certificate for a passport to America 7.2.1902
 

Saarijärvi Johan Gustaf Aataminpoika

Parkano church records

b. 19.12.1885 Parkano

Parents: Tenant farmer Adam Eerikinpoika Saarijärvi b. 30.3.1857 Parkano and Eeva Eliina Salomonintytär b. 19.12.1861 Kuru 

Passport record 26.1.1905 to USA

b.1885

Occupation in Finland: Tenant farmer´s son, single

Passenger record 28.1.1905

From Hanko on Astraea, age 19 years

Plans to continue 4.2.1905 on New York, American Line

Destination: Worcester MA

New York passenger records

Sails from Southampton on S.S.New York 4.2.1905 and arrives in New York 13.2.1905. Going to Worcester MA. Contact person not certain, possibly Victor Johansson.

Personal information: Johan Gustaf Saarijarvi, 19 years, married laborer from Parkano. Not in the US before.
 

Saarijärvi aka Moilanen Olga Matilda Adamintytär

Parkano church records

b. 4.4.1895 Parkano d. 16.11.1957 Michigan

Parents: Tenant farmer Aatami Eerikinpoika Saarijärvi b. 30.3.1857 Parkano and Eeva Eliina Salomonintytär b. 19.12.1861 Kuru

Pastor´s certificate for a passport to America 16.5.1913

Border crossings from Canada (Olga Saarijärvi)

Sails from Liverpool on Virginian 6.6.1913 and enter the US from Canada Sault Ste Marie MI. Going to cousin John Kaartinaho, 772 W Wash St, Marquette MI

Personal information: Olga Saarijärvi, 18 years, single servant from Parkano. Able to read and write. Cousin has paid the ticket, Olga has 25 dollars. She has not been in the US before. Olga is 5ft 2 inches, has fair skin, brown hair and blue eyes. Born in Parkano

New York passenger lists (Olga M Moilanen)

Sails from Gothenburg on Gripsholm 20.6.1947 and arrives in New York 30.6.1947. Age 52 years, married. Naturalized in Munsin MI 1919. Has departed from the US 9.5.1947. Address: Box 21, Kiva MI

New York passenger lists (Olga Moilanen)

Sails from Gothenburg on Gripsholm 2.8.1952 and arrives in New YOrk 11.8.1952. Travelling with (husband?) Aaro Moilanen, 62 years. Olga is 56 years old and her address is Box 21, Kiva MI
 

Saarinen David Eerikinpoika

Parkano church records

b.28.2.1859 Parkano

Parents: Tenant farmer Eerik Juhanpoika Murasniemi, Saarijärvi b. 8.7.1823 Ikaalinen d. 19.5.1894 Parkano and Saara Jaakontytär Aittoniemi b. 31.12.1826 Ikaalinen d. 12.3.1898 Parkano

Wife: Hanna Augusta Juhantytär Waldeman b.5.1.1858 Parkano d.29.10.1899. Married 3.11.1886

Children: Paavo Viljo b.24.8.1887 d.1.4.1892 and Gunnar Emmanuel b.26.3.1890, both born in Parkano

David receives a pastor´s certificate for a passport to America 18.3.1893
Declared dead 14.9.1925? ( date unclear in record),  date of death 1.1.1921
 

Saarinen David

Passenger record 5.11.1902

Sails from Hanko on Polaris 5.11.1902, age 37 years.

Plans to continue 12.11.1902 on Majestic, White Star Line. Destination Duluth MN

New York passenger lists

Sails from Liverpool on Majestic 12.11.1902 and arrives in New York 20.11.1902. Going to Duluth MN. Name of contact person difficult to read.

Personal information: David Saarinen, 37 years, single laborer from Parkano. Not able to read or write. Has paid his own ticket and has 10 dollars. He has lived in Hibbing MN 1902.
 

Saarinen (Hautamäki) Emma Maria Kaarlentytär

Parkano church records

b. 8.7.1881 Parkano

Parents: Farmer Kaarle Kustaa Juhanpoika Hautamäki b. 2.8.1839 Parkano and Iida Juhantytär b. 22.8.1849 Parkano

Husband: Vilhelm Iisakinpoika Saarinen b. 10.8.1875 Parkano. Married 5.10.1901 Parkano

Child: Fanny Maria b. 15.1.1904 Parkano

Passport record 1.7.1905 to USA

b.1881

Occupation in Finland: Tenant farmer´s daughter-in-law

Passenger record from Finland not found

 

Saarinen Fanny Maria

Parkano church records

b. 15.1.1904 Parkano

Parents: Vilhelm Iisakinpoika Saarinen b. 10.8.1875 Parkano and Emma Maria Kaarlentytär Hautamäki b. 8.7.1881 Parkano. Married 5.10.1901 Parkano

Passport record 1.7.1905 to USA

b.1904

Passport issued to mother Emma b.1881

Passenger record from Finland not found

 

Saarinen Juho Gabrielinpoika (Johan Gabrielsson)

Passport record to USA 22.12.1904

b.1870

Occupation in Finland: Cottager, single

Passenger record 28.12.1904

From Hanko on Polaris, age 34 years

Plans to continue 3.1.1905 on Saxonia, Cunard Line. Destination Sault Ste Marie MI

Boston passenger lists

Sails from Liverpool on Saxonia 3.1.1905 and arrives in Boston 12.1.1905. Going to friend Johan Koskinen, Box 717, Sault Ste Marie MI

Personal information: Johan Saarinen, 34 years,married laborer from Turku, Finland. Can read but not  write. Has paid his own ticket and now has 20 dollars. Johan has lived in Sault Ste Marie MI for 3 years, 1901-04
 

Saarinen Jooseppi Joosepinpoika (Josef Josefsson)

Passport record 14.12.1904 to USA

b.1882

Occupation in Finland: Lodger, single

Passenger record 17.12.1904

From Hanko on Astraea, age 22 years

Plans to continue 24.12.1904 on Ivernia, Cunard Line

Destination: Sault Ste Marie MI
 

Saarinen aka Saares Vilhelm (Wilhelm)

Parkano church records

b.10.8.1875 Parkano

Parents: Emmanuel Hedviginpoika Saares aka Saarenpää b.26.4.1835 Parkano and Kreetta Liisa Samuelintytär b.21.9.1839 Parkano

Passport record 10.1.1905 to USA

b.1875

Occupation in Finland: Tenant farmer´s son, single

Passenger record 11.1.1905

From Hanko on Polaris, age 29 years

Plans to continue 21.1.1905 on Philadelphia, American Line

Destination: Crystal Falls MI
 
 

Saksa (Västilä) Aleksandra (Sandra*) Mikontytär

Parkano church records

b. 14.11.1869 Parkano

Parents: Tenant farmer Mikko Mikonpoika Ilomäki, Västilä b. 16.10.1841 d. 6.10.1883 and Maria Sofia Iisakintytär Västilä b. 20.6.1844 Parkano

Husband: Nikodemus Aleksanterinpoika Saksa b. 7.5.1866 Parkano

Children: See Nikodemus Saksa

Declared dead 21.9.1977, date of death 1.1.1977

US Census 1920

Alexandra Saksa, wife, at home, 50 years. Living with family in Worcester MA.  Emigrated 1898, alien. Able to read but not write. Speaks English

US Census 1930

Alexandra Saksa, wife at home, 59 years. Living with husband  in Thompson, Windham CO. Married at 22 years. Able to read and write. Emigrated 1899, alien
 

Saksa Andrew Herbert aka Anselm Herbert Nikodemuksenpoika

Parkano church records

Parents: Nikodemus Aleksanterinpoika Saksa b. 7.5.1866 Parkano and Aleksandra Mikontytär Västilä b. 14.11.1869 Parkano

Andrew is probably the same person as Anselm Herbert b.17.3.1893 in Parkano to these parents

WWI Draft registration cards 5.6.1917

Andrew Herbert Saksa, b.16.3.1893 in Parkano. Residence 6 Sigourney Str, Worcester MA. Citizen of Russia, race: Mongolian. Single. Occupation teamster, employer Thomas Farrell, 229 Grove Str, Worcester. Andrew is tall, of medium build, has light blue eyes and dark brown hair.

US Census 1920

Andrew Saksa, 26 years. Living with parents in Worcester MA. Immigration 1898, naturalized 1919. Able to read and write, speaks English. Occupation difficult to read, employed

US Census 1930

Andrew Saksa, 37 years. Living with family in 11 1/2 Powers Ct, Worcester MA. Able to read and write, speaks English. Married when 34 years old. Born in Finland, immigration 1897, naturalized citizen. Occupation: butcher in cafeteria. Employed, a war veteran

Family members: Wife Jeannie 28 years ( born in Connecticut of Italian parents), daughters Julia 3 years and Mary 1 year born in Massachusetts

WWII Draft Cards 27.4.1942

Andrew Herbert Saksa, b. 16.3.1893 Parkano. Residence 29 North Street, Worcester MA. Age 49 years. Nearest relative Mrs Jennie Saksa. Andrew is unemployed. He is 5ft 7,5 inches, weighs 200 pounds, has light skin, blue eyes, is bald. Right leg amputated below knee.
 

Saksa aka Mäkelä Lempi Maria Juliuksentytär

Parkano church records

b. 6.9.1884 Parkano d. 23.3.1948 USA

Parents: Tenant farmer Julius Juhanpoika Mäkelä b. 13.11.1858 Parkano and Matilda Aleksanterintytär Saksa b. 14.10.1860 Parkano

Note: Julius came to Saksa tenant farm as a son-in-law. The family moved to Mäkelä tenant farm 1887. Why Lempi used her mother´s maiden name as a surname, I do not know

Pastor´s certificate for a passport to America 7.2.1903.

Husband Tiitus Harjuniemi from Ikaalinen.

Passport record 13.2.1903 to USA (Lempi Maria Saksa)

b.1884

Occupation in Finland: Servant, single

Passenger record 11.3.1903 (Lempi Saksa)

From Hanko on Polaris, age: adult

Plans to continue 17.3.1903 on Ultonia, Cunard Line

Destination: Worcester MA

Boston passenger lists

Sails from Liverpool on Saxonia 24.3.1903 and arrives in Boston 3.4.1903. Going to uncle Nikodemus Saksa, Grover Str no 229, Worcester MA

Personal information: Lempi Saksa, 19 years. single servant from Hanko, Finland. Able to read and write. Uncle has paid the ticket, Lempi has 8 dollars. Not in the US before
 

Saksa Nikodemus Aleksanterinpoika

Parkano church records

b. 7.5.1866 Parkano

Parents: Aleksanteri Matinpoika Saksa b. 12.9.1832 Honkajoki and Loviisa Jaakontytär b. 26.1.1834 Parkano

Wife: Aleksandra Mikontytär Västilä b. 14.11.1869 Parkano. Married 28.12.1891

Children: Anselm Herbert b. 17.3.1893 Parkano

Declared dead 3.9.1958.  Date of death 31.12.1957

Boston passenger lists

Living in Grover Str no 229, Worcester MA Apr 1903 when his niece Lempi Saksa travels to him

US census 1920

Nicodemus Saksa, 53 years. Renting a house in Sigourney? Str, Worcester MA. Immigration 1893, citizenship pending. Able to read, write and speak English. Occupation: Cooper in factory

Family members: Wife Alexandra 50y, son Andrew 26y, son Armas 18y, daughter Hulda 13 years. Andrew born in Finland, Armas and Hulda in Massachusetts

US census 1930

Nicodemus Saksa, 63 years, living with wife in Thompson, Windham co, Connecticut. Owns his farm, worth 2500 dollars, general farming. Married since 26 years old. Able to read and write, speaks English. Immigration 1893, citizenship pending. The family has three boarders, Neal, Andrew and Antonio Aho, all children.
 

Sallila aka Kujanen Juho Henrik (Johan Henrik)

Parkano church records

b.22.1.1874 Parkano

Parents: Tenant farmer Johan Juhanpoika  b.4.5.1849 Parkano and Serafia Gabrielintytär Sallila b.15.5.1834 Parkano

Pastor´s certificate for a passport to America 12.4.1900

Declared dead 15.2.1952 (?), date of death 1.1.1936

Passport record 1900 to America

b.1870

Occupation in Finland: Tenant farmer´s son, single

Passenger record 21.4.1900 (Johan Sallila, unverified)

From Hanko on Urania, age 26 years

Plans to continue on America Line. Destination East Tawas MI

Philadelphia passenger lists (Johan Sallila, unverified)

Sails from Liverpool on Rhynland 2.5.1900 and arrives in Philadelphia 16.5.1900. Going to East Tawas? MI to meet Valentin Taipalus.

Personal information: Johan Sallila, 26 years, single laborer from Hanko. Able to read and write. Not in the US before. Has paid his own ticket and now has 10 dollars.
 

Salmela Aina Aliina Aleksintytär

Parkano church records

b.31.5.1887 Parkano

Parents: Aleksius Henrikinpoika Salmela b.3.11.1858 Virrat and Susanna Margareta Joonantytär b.27.10.1862

Pastor´s certificate for a passport to America 9.8.1898

The family moved to Pirkkala 1898.

Passport record 14.8.1903 (Aina Alina Salmela)

On mother´s passport to America, worker´s daughter from Pirkkala

Passenger record (Aino Salmela)

From Hanko on Arcturus, age 16 years

Plans to continue 25.8.1903 on Ivernia, Cunard Line. Destination Boston MA. Travelling with mother and siblings.

Boston passenger lists (Aino Salmela)

Sails from Liverpool on Ivernia 25.8.1903 and arrives in Boston Sept 1903. Going to friend Wm S Jonsaari, 17 Charter Str, Boston. Father Alex Salmela is living with Jonsaari, father has stayed in the US for 2 years. Travelling with mother and siblings

Personal information: Aino Salmela, 16 years, a child from Hanko. Able to read and write. Mother has paid the ticket. Not in the US before.
 

Salmela Aleksander Aleksinpoika

Parkano church records

b.5.9.1889 Parkano

Parents: Aleksius Henrikinpoika Salmela b.3.11.1858 Virrat and Susanna Margareta Joonantytär b.27.10.1862

Pastor´s certificate for a passport to America 9.8.1898

The family moved to Pirkkala 1898.

Passport record 14.8.1903 (Aleksanderi Salmela)

On mother´s passport to America, worker´s son from Pirkkala

Passenger record (Alex Salmela)

From Hanko on Arcturus, age 14 years

Plans to continue 25.8.1903 on Ivernia, Cunard Line. Destination Boston MA. Travelling with mother and siblings.

Boston passenger lists (Alex Salmela)

Sails from Liverpool on Ivernia 25.8.1903 and arrives in Boston Sept 1903. Going to friend Wm S Jonsaari, 17 Charter Str, Boston. Father Alex Salmela is living with Jonsaari, father has stayed in the US for 2 years. Travelling with mother and siblings

Personal information: Alex Salmela, 14 years, a child from Hanko. Able to read and write. Mother has paid the ticket. Not in the US before.
 

Salmela aka Niinimäki Aleksius Henrikinpoika

Parkano church records

b.3.11.1858 Virrat

Wife: Susanna Margareta Joonantytär b.27.10.1862 Parkano. Married 10.11.1883

Children: Lempi Maria b.3.4.1885, Aina Aliina b.31.5.1887, Aleksander b.5.9.1889, Anna b.22.11.1891, Josef b.20.12.1893 and Olga b.15.4.1896 and Lydia b. 1904 in Pirkkala. The older chldren were  born in Parkano.

Pastor´s certificate for a passport to America 1893 or 1894 from Niinimäki farm.

Pastor´s certificate for a passport to America 9.8.1898 from Salmela farm

The family moved to Pirkkala 1898

Passport record Feb 1902 to America (Alexius Salmela)

Married worker from Pirkkala, b. 1858. Wife and 6 children stay in Finland

Passenger record 8.2.1902 (Aleksi Salmela)

From Hanko on Polaris, age 43 years

Plans to continue on American Line. Destination New York NY

New York passenger lists (Aleksi Salmela)

Sails from Southampton on St.Louis 15.2.1902 and arrives in New York 24.2.1902. Going to friend Hornberg?, 15 Broadway New York, NY

Personal information: Aleksi Salmela, 43 years, married laborer from Finland. Able to read and write. Paid his own ticket and has 36 dollars. Has been in the US before, time and place not indicated.
 

Salmela Enok Edvard

Parkano church recods

I cannot find him in Parkano births. He is probably from Ikaalinen

Ikaalinen church records

b. 4.1.1872 Ikaalinen

Parents: Tailor David Markuksenpoika Niskala, Selin b. 28.5.1835 d. 6.7.1888 Ikaalinen and Vilhelmiina Eerikintytär Luomanhaara b. 19.5.1838.

Pastor´s certificate for a passport to America from Ikaalinen 21.1.1893.

Gets a pastor´s certificate from Ikaalinen for marriage in America 18.10.1900. Certificate was given to Mrs Männistö, Enok´s brother David Nikolai´s wife Hilma. 

According to Ikaalinen church books, Enok married 20.12.1900 by pastor A.Hukkanen in America, wife was Edit Helena Aapontytär Oikari b.20.2.1881 Karstula

Passport record 5.11.1902 to USA

b.1872

Occupation in Finland: Tenant farmer, single

Passport record 5.11.1902 to USA (Enok Edward Salmela)

b.1872

Occupation in Finland: tenant farmer from Parkano, single

Passenger record 12.11.1902 (Enok Selin)

From Hanko on Arcturus, age 31 years

Plans to continue 19.11.1902 on Celtic, White Star Line

Destination: Orange TX

Passport record to USA 12.12.1905

b.1872

Occupation in Finland: Farmer, single

Passenger record 13.12.1903

From Hanko on Arcturus, age 33 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 Jani Mantela, Beaumont Texas.

Personal information: Enok Salmela, 33 years, married laborer from Parkano. Has 10 dollars with him. Has lived in Beaumont TX 1902-03
 

Salmela Lempi Maria Aleksintytär

Parkano church records

b.3.4.1885

Parents: Aleksius Henrikinpoika Salmela b.3.11.1858 Virrat and Susanna Margareta Joonantytär b.27.10.1862

Pastor´s certificate for a passport to America 9.8.1898

The family moved to Pirkkala 1898. I am not sure Lempi emigrated at all.
 

Salmela Olga Aleksintytär

Parkano church records

b.15.4.1896

Parents: Aleksius Henrikinpoika Salmela b.3.11.1858 Virrat and Susanna Margareta Joonantytär b.27.10.1862

Pastor´s certificate for a passport to America 9.8.1898

The family moved to Pirkkala 1898.

Passport record 14.8.1903 (Olga Salmela)

On mother´s passport to America, worker´s daughter from Pirkkala

Passenger record (Olga Salmela)

From Hanko on Arcturus, age 7 years

Plans to continue 25.8.1903 on Ivernia, Cunard Line. Destination Boston MA. Travelling with mother and siblings.

Boston passenger lists (Olga Salmela)

Sails from Liverpool on Ivernia 25.8.1903 and arrives in Boston Sept 1903. Going to friend Wm S Jonsaari, 17 Charter Str, Boston. Father Alex Salmela is living with Jonsaari, father has stayed in the US for 2 years. Travelling with mother and siblings

Personal information: Olga Salmela, 7 years, a child from Hanko. Able to read and but not write. Mother has paid the ticket. Not in the US before.
 

Salmela (Niinimäki) Susanna Margareta Joonantytär

Parkano church records

b. 27.10.1862 Parkano

Husband: Aleksius Henrikinpoika Niinimäki,Salmela b. 3.11.1858 Virrat. Married 10.11.1883

Children: Lempi Maria b. 3.4.1885, Aina Aliina b. 31.5.1887, Aleksander b. 5.9.1889, Anna b. 22.11.1891, Josef b. 20.12.1893, Olga b. 15.4.1896 and Lydia Emilia b. 1904. The older children born in Parkano, Lydia probably in Pirkkala.

Pastor´s certificate for a passport to America 9.8.1898

The family moved from Parkano to Pirkkala 1898

Passport record to America 14.8.1903 (Susnana Margaretha Salmela)

Worker´s wife from Pirkkala. On the same passport children Aina Alina, Aleksanderi, Olga and Lydia Emilia

Passenger record 19.8.1903 (Susanna Salmela)

From Hanko on Arcturus, age 40 years. Travelling with children Aino, Olga, Alex and Lydia.

Plans to continue 25.8.1903 on Ivernia, Cunard Line. Destination Boston MA

Boston passenger lists (Susanna Salmela)

Sails fro Liverpool on Ivernia 25.8.1903 and arrives in Boston Sept 1903. Going to friend Wm S Jonsaari, 17 Charter Str, Boston MA. Husband Alex Salmela is living with Jonsaari and has stayed in the US for 2 years. Travelling with children Aino, Olga, Alex and Lydia

Personal information: Susanna Salmela, age 40 years, married wife from Hanko. Able to read but not write. Has paid the ticket of herself and her children, has 28 dollars. Not in the US before
 

Salmenoja Iisakki Iisakinpoika (Isak Isaksson)

Parkano church records

b. 3.11.1871 Parkano

Parents: Iisak Yrjönpoika Ylinen, Toivonen b. 15.11.1832 Parkano d. 21.6.1900 Parkano and Maria Markuksentytär Toivonen b. 3.3.1832 d. 29.12.1890 Parkano

Wife: Eliina Nikodemuksentytär Salmenoja b. 24.2.1873. Married 1891

Children: Olga Maria b.22.12.1892 d. 20.3.1900, Vilho Anselm b. 4.7.1897, Lyydia Wilhelmiina b. 18.4.1899. All children born in Parkano

Iisak seems to return to Parkano 1897

Passport record 31.5.1893 abroad (Isak Isaksson Salminoja)

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

Occupation in Finland: Lodger, single

Passenger record from Finland not found


Salmentausta Aino Mariaana Juhontytär

Parkano church records

b. 10.5.1886 Parkano
 
Parents: Tenant farmer Juho Nestori Juhanpoika Salmentausta b. 31.1.1847 Ikaalinen d. 1901 Parkano and Serafia Antintytär b. 7.7.1849 Parkano
 
Pastor´s certificate for a passport to America 19.8.1903
 
Declared dead 21.9.1977, date of death 1.1.1977
 

 Salmentausta Aleksandra Juhontytär

Parkano church records

b. 26.9.1875 Parkano, d. 20.5.1956 Kettle River, MN
 
Father: Tenant farmer Juho Nestori Juhanpoika Salmentausta b. 31.1.1847 Ikaalinen d. 1901 Parkano
 
Emigrated to America for the second time 7.5.1912


Salmentausta Jalmari Fridolf Juhonpoika

Parkano church records

b. 28.2.1893 Parkano
 
Parents: Tenant farmer Juho Nestori Juhanpoika Salmentausta b. 31.1.1847 Ikaalinen d. 1901 Parkano and Serafia Antintytär b. 7.7.1849 Parkano
 
Pastor´s certificate for a passport to America 7.5.1912


Salmentausta aka Salminen Julius Anselm Juhonpoika

Parkano church records

b.14.5.1879 Parkano

Parents: Tenant farmer Juha Nestori Juhanpoika Salmentausta b.31.1.1847 Ikaalinen d.1901 Parkano and Serafia Antintytär b.7.7.1849 Parkano
 
Pastor´s certificate for a passport to America 1914 for the second time. Returned to Parkano 10.7.1922

Passport record Jan 1900 to America

b.1879

Occupation in Finland: Tenant farmer´s son, single

Passenger recorc 27.1.1900

From Hanko on Polaris, age 20 years

Plans to continue on White Star Line

Destination: East Tawas MI
 

Salmi Emma Iisakintytär

Parkano church records

b.March 1873

Parents: Farmer Iisak Juhanpoika Salmenmaa, Salmi b. 1.1.1825 Parkano and Hedvig Kasperitytär Raivala b. 4.8.1829 Parkano

Passport record 1901 to America

b.1873

Occupation in Finland: Farmer´s daughter, single
 

Salminen Armas

Passenger record 29.8.1906

From Hanko on Polaris, age 21 years

Plans to continue 6.9.1906 on Ionian, Allan Line. Destination Tower MN

Border crossings from Canada

Sails from Liverpool on Ionian 6.9.1906 and arrives in Quebec 15.9.1906. Enters the US from Canada. Going to friend J Tuominen, Box 253, Tower MN

Personal information: Armas Salminen, 21 years, single laborer from Parkano. Able to read and write. Has paid his own ticket and has 20 dollars. Has not been in the US before.
 

Salminen Aune Maria Joosefintytär

Parkano church records

b. 1905 America

Parents: Joosef Salminen and Emilia Antonintytär Ojalampi b. 2.8.1876 Parkano

Pastor´s certificate for a passport to Canada 17.5.1924

Passenger record 10.8.1924 (Aune Salminen)

From Hanko on Arcturus, age 19 years

Plans to continue 22.8.1924 on Montrose, C.P.O.S. Line from Liverpool. Destination Sault Ste Marie ON Canada
 

Salminen Jooseppi Iisakinpoika (Joosef Isaksson)

Parkano church records

b.21.4.1866 Parkano, d.22.4.1901 America

Parents: Farmer Iisak Juhanpoika Salmenmaa, Salmi b. 1.1.1825 Parkano and Hedvig Kasperitytär Raivala b. 4.8.1829 Parkano

Pastor´s certificate for a passport to America 18.4.1899.

According to Parkano church books, died in America by drowning 22.9.1901 and was buried 30.9.1901. Was not married. Age at death 35 y 4mo 25 d
 

Salminen Jooseppi Henrikinpoika (Josef Henriksson)

Parkano church records

b.18.10.1838 Parkano, Kihniö village, Pihlajamäki farm

Occupation: Shoemaker, cottager

Parents: Heikki Juhanpoika Pihlajamäki b.6.1.1795 Ikaalinen, Kihniö and Kreetta Jaakontytär Kallioniemi b.1.9.1804 Ikaalinen, Parkano

Wife: Senobia Kustaantytär b.29.10.1838 Parkano

Children: Ferdinand b.3.3.1871, Damianus b.27.9.1873, Emilia b.1.12.1875 and Aurora b.24.9.1878

Passport record 27.10.1905 to USA

b.1838

Occupation in Finland: Lodger, single

Passenger record from Finland not found


Salminen Meeri Tellervo Joosefintytär

Parkano church records

b. 1916 Ikaalinen

Parents: Joosef Salminen and Emilia Antonintytär Ojalampi b. 2.8.1876 Parkano

Pastor´s certificate for a passport to Canada 17.5.1924

Passenger record 10.8.1924 (Meri Salminen)

From Hanko on Arcturus, age 8 years

Plans to continue 22.8.1924 from Liverpool on Montrose, C.P.O.S. Line. Destination Sault Ste Marie ON. Travelling with Emilia Salminen
 

Salminen aka Harjunpää Viktor Juhonpoika

Parkano church records

b. 19.2.1881 Parkano

Parents: Lodger Juho Efraim Kustaanpoika Kuusela  b. 18.6.1841 and Vilhelmina Hesekielintytär Alanen b. 15.2.1845 Parkano

Has emigrated to Michigan.

Declared dead 21.9.1977, date of death 1.1.1977
 

Salminen Vilho Joosef Joosefinpoika

Parkano church records

b. 1912 America

Parents: Joosef Salminen and Emilia Antonintytär Ojalampi b. 2.8.1876 Parkano

Pastor´s certificate for a passport to Canada 15.7.1924
 

Salo aka Komsi Joosef Kaarlenpoika (Josef Karlsson)

Parkano church records

b. 19.12.1856 Parkano

Parents: Kaarle Kustaanpoika Komsi b. 23.4.1834 Ikaalinen and Maija Stiina Esantytär Pentimäki b. 23.9.1838

Wife: Eliina Nikodemuksentytär b. 1.4.1861 Parkano

Children: Hilda Maria b. 17.8.1885, Julia Maria b. 12.6.1888, Emma Maria b. 17.8.1891, Lempi Maria b. 28.11.1893 d. 1894, Lempi maria b. 2.1.1895 and Rikard b. 15.11.1897. All children born in Parkano

Pastor´s certificate for a passport to America 1899

Passport record 25.4.1899 abroad (Josef Karlsson Salo)

Occupation in Finland: Tenant farmer´s son

Passenger record 29.4.1899 (Jooseppi Salo)

From Hanko on Polaris, age 37 years

Plans to continue on Allan Line

Destination: Quebec PQ Canada
 

Salo Matilda Hermannintytär

Passenger record 20.1.1909

From Hanko on Titania, age 38 years.

Plans to continue 26.1.1909 on Ivernia, Cunard Line. Destination Fitchburg MA

Boston passenger lists

Sails from Liverpool on Ivernia 26.1.1909 and arrives in Boston 4.2.1909. Going to friend Aaro Keto, Box 21, Fitchburg MA

Personal information: Matilda Salo, 21 years, single servant from Parkano. Nearest relative in Finland father Herman Salo, Kihniönkylä, Parkano. Matilda can read and write. She has paid her own ticket and has 10 dollars. She has not been in the US before. She is 5ft 7.5 inch, has light skin, brown hair and eyes.
 


Salo Senja

Boston passenger lists

Sails from Liverpool on Franconia 28.4.1914 and arrives in Boston 7.5.1914. Going to cousin Toivo Watula, Box K.P.Emerson St, Peabody MA.

Personal information: Senja Salo, 17 years, single servant from Parkano. Able to read and write. Nearest relative in Finland father Vilhelm Salo, Vahojärvi, Parkano. Ticket paid by cousin, Senja has 29 dollars. She has not been in the US before. Senja is 5 ft 5.5 inches, has light skin, brown hair and blue eyes. Born in Parkano.
 


Salomaa Herman Hermanninpoika

New York passenger lists (Herman Salomaa)

Sails from Gothenburg on Stockholm 1.9.1923 and arrives in New York 11.9.1923. Going to brother-in-law John Lake, Two Harbors, Minnesota.
 
Personal information: Herman Salomaa, 39 years, single farmer from Karvia. Able to read and write. Nearest relative in Finland father Herman Salomaa, Parkano. Brother-in-law has paid the ticket, Herman has 25 dollars. He is going to stay in the US for 5 years. Herman is 5ft 5 inches, has fair skin, brown hair and blue eyes. Born in Parkano


Salomäki Hermanni Juhonpoika

Parkano church records

b. 17.10.1879 Parkano Kankari village Tallila farm

Parents: Lodger Johan Efraim Henrikinpoika b. 20.6.1838 d. 5.7.1899 Parkano and Maija Stiina Juhantytär b. 7.8.1843

Hermanni worked as a farm worker in Ala-Salomäki farm before emigrating.

Pastor´s certificate for a passport to America 20.3.1900

Passport record 1900 ( Herman Masalomäki)

b.1879

Occupation in Finland: Vagrant, single

Passenger record 31.3.1900 (Herman Salomäki, unverified)

From Hanko on Astraea

Plans to continue on Cunard Line. Destination Hurley WI
 

Salomäki Nikodemus Joonanpoika

Parkano church records

b. 5.7.1887 Parkano

Not found in Parkano birth register for this date

Has taken a certificate for a passport to America, date not mentioned

Declared dead 21.9.1977, date of death 1.1.1977
 

Salonen aka Kyösti Frans Jakob

Passport record 8.2.1905 to USA (Frans Jakob Salonen)

b.1870

Occupation in Finland: Farmer, single

Passenger record 11.2.1905 (Kyösti/Salonen Frans)

From Hanko on Astraea, age adult.

Plans to continue 18.2.1905 on Etruria, Cunard Line. Destination New York NY

New York passenger lists

Sails from Liverpool on Etruria 18.2.1905 and arrives in New York 26.2.1905. Going to friend John Rajala, Box 59, Granite WI

Personal information: Frans Kyösti or Salonen, 35 years, married laborer from Turku, Finland. Able to read and write. Ticket paid by a friend, Frans has 10 dollars. He has lived in Virginia, MN 1898-1900
 

Salonen Iisakki Nikolai Iisakinpoika (Isak Nikolai Isaksson)

Parkano church records

b. 18.10.1874 Ikaalinen

Wife: Selma Kaarlentytär Salonen b.8.2.1878 Parkano. Married 23.11.1898

Children: Olga Maria b.20.12.1898 Parkano and Aino Aleksandra b.2.1.1901 Parkano

Passport record 30.4.1901 abroad

b.1874

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

Passenger record 4.5.1901

From Hanko on Astraea, age 27 years

Plans to continue on Anchor Line

Destination: Painesville OH
 

Salonen Kaarle Oskar

Parkano church records

b. 16.2.1874 Alastaro

Wife: Augusta Pauliina Efraimintytär b. 21.9.1870 Parkano.

Children: Oskar Teodor b.27.8.1896 Parkano and Anna Olivia Augusta b. 8.6.1900 Parkano

Passport record 22.4.1905 to America

b.1874

Occupation in Finland: Tailor, single

Passenger record from Finland not found


Sammatti Matilda Kustaantytär (Gustafsdotter)

Parkano church records

b.2.9.1876 Ikaalinen

Parents: Tenant farmer Kustaa Fredrik Eerikinpoika Sammatti b.12.6.1850 Ikaalinen and Eliina Tuomaantytär Kankaanpää b.7.2.1855 Parkano.

Pastor´s certificate for a passport to America 28.7.1893

Passport record 10.8.1893 abroad

Occupation in Finland: Tenant farmer´s daughter

Passenger record from Finland unverified 


Sammi Frans Emil Amalianpoika

Parkano church records

b. 13.10.1886 Ikaalinen, d.1953 USA

Mother: Amalia Juhantytär Lehtinen

Pastor´s certificate for a passport to America 19.12.1908

Passenger record 6.1.1909

From Hanko on Titania, age 22 years

Plans to continue on Empress of Britain, C.P.R. Line 15.5.1909. Destination Millers IN

Border crossings from Canada

Sails from Liverpool on Empress of Britain 15.5.1909 and arrives in St.John, New Brunswick 23.1.1909. Going to friend Julius Lahti in Millers IN.

Personal information: Frans Sammi, 22 years, single laborer from Parkano. Nearest relative in Finland probably mother Amalia (image very bad and difficult to read!). Frans is 5ft 7.5 inch, has light skin and fair hair with blue eyes. He has 10 dollars and has not been in the US before.

WWI Draft cards 5.6.1917

Frans Emil Sammi, 30 years, b. 13.10.1886 in Sydanmaan, Turku&Pori, Europe. Citizen of Finland. Single farmer, living in Lawler MN. Frans Emil is off middle height and stout, has light blue eyes, light hair and is lame.

Minnesota naturalization records index

Frans Emeli Sammi, declaration of intention filed in Aitkin county MN

US Census 1920

Frans E Sammi, 33 years. Living in Beaver, Aitkin county MN. Single, no family members, one boarder. Owns his farm, works in general farming. Able to read and write but does not speak English. Immigration  1909, alien

US Census 1930

Emil Sammi 43 years, single laborer in a lumber yard. Living in rented accommodations in Beaver, Aitkin county MN. Immigration 1905, naturalized citizen.

Minnesota death index

Emil Sammi, d. 1.1.1953 in Carlton county, MN
 

Sandstedt Edvard Joosepinpoika (Josefsson)

Parkano church records

b.19.3.1884 Parkano

Parents: Joosef Juhonpoika Sandstedt, Rämi b.22.4.1845 Parkano and Rosa Esaiaantytär Nyström b.7.11.1847 Parkano

Passport record 5.12.1902 to USA

b.1884

Occupation in Finland: Lodger, single

Passenger record from Finland not found


Sandstedt Kustaa Julius Daavidinpoika

Parkano church records

b. 31.5.1881 Parkano

Parents: Lodger David Juhanpoika Sandstedt b. 3.4.1857 Parkano and Maria Jaakontytär b. 20.5.1851 Parkano

Passport record 7.3.1902 to Worcester

b.1881

Occupation in Finland: Cottager, single

Passenger record from Finland not found


Sandstedt Joosef Joosefinpoika

Parkano church records

b. 5.10.1879 Parkano

Parents: Joosef Juhonpoika Sandstedt, Rämi b.22.4.1845 Parkano and Rosa Esaiaantytär Nyström b.7.11.1847 Parkano

Passport record to America Apr 1902

b.1879

Occupation in Finland: Tenant farmer´s son, married. Wife and 1 child stay in Finland

Passenger record from Finland unverified


Sandstedt aka Käkelä Joosef Maurinpoika

Parkano church records

b. 11.1.1879 Parkano, d. 14.10.1954 Brimson MN
 
Parents: Tailor Maurits Juhanpoika Sandstedt b. 23.9.1851 Parkano and Amanda Kustaantytär b. 2.11.1849 Parkano
 
Pastor´s certificate for a passport to America 25.3.1902

Passport record to America Apr 1902

b.1879

Occupation in Finland: Vagrant´s son, single

Passenger record from Finland unverified


Sandstedt aka Rämi Joosef Juhanpoika

Parkano church records

b.22.4.1845 Parkano Alaskylä village Rajamäki farm

Parents: Juho Matinpoika b.17.6.1821 Parkano and Liisa Heikintytär b.13.11.1822 Parkano

Wife: Rosa Esaiaantytär Nyström b.7.11.1847 Parkano

Children: Julius b.18.12.1869 d.2.6.1899, Johannes b.15.8.1871, Joosef Malakias b.5.10.1879, Reinhold Aleksius b.16.7.1882, Edvard b.19.3.1884 and Julia b.10.7.1887

Passport record 8.5.1896 to America

b.22.4.1845

Occupation in Finland: Cottager

Passenger record from Finland not found


Sandstedt Reinhold Joosefinpoika

Parkano church records

b.16.7.1882 Parkano

Parents: Joosef Juhonpoika Sandstedt, Rämi b.22.4.1845 Parkano and Rosa Esaiaantytär Nyström b.7.11.1847 Parkano

Passport record Apr 1902

b.1882

Occupation in Finland: Tenant farmer´s son, single

Passenger record from Finland not found


Sandstedt aka Käkelä Rikhard

Parkano church records

b. 7.2.1884 Parkano

Parents: Tailor Maurits Juhanpoika Sandstedt b. 23.9.1851 Parkano and Amanda Kustaantytär b. 2.11.1849 Parkano

Passport record to USA 25.9.1903

b.1884

Occupation in Finland: Lodger´s son, single

Passenger record 30.9.1903

From Hanko on Arcturus, age: adult

Plans to continue 8.10.1903 on Corinthian, Allan Line

Destination: Quebec PQ Canada
 

Sandås Anselmi Joosefinpoika (Anselm Josefsson) aka Sando Andrew

Parkano church records

b.30.3.1886 Parkano

Parents: Joosef Juhanpoika Sandås b.12.12.1858 Parkano and Wilhelmina Manassentytär b.8.11.1864 Parkano

Information from relatives in Finland

Declared dead in Finland 22.11.1946, date of death decided as 1st Jan 1946

Passport record 13.5.1905 to USA

b.1886

Occupation in Finland: Farmer´s son, single

Passenger record 17.5.1905

From Hanko on Polaris, age 19 years

Plans to continue 24.5.1905 on Oceanic, White Star Line

Destination: Monessen PA

New York passenger lists

Sails from Liverpool on Oceanic 24.5.1905 and arrives in New York 1.6.1905. Going to his uncle Toivo Laatu, Box 466 Monessen PA

Personal information: Anselm Sandås, 19 years, single laborer from Parkano. has not been in the US before

WWII Draft registration cards 27.4.1942

Andrew Sando, 57 years. Born in Finland 25.4.1886. Residence: Todd´s farm, Fort Howard, Balto co MD. Mailing address: Box 297, Route 10, Sparrows Point MD. Nearest relative Mamie Sando, same address.

Employer Bethlehem Steel Co, Sparrows Point MD.

Andrew is 5 ft 4 inches, has brown eyes, grey hair and light skin.

Social security death index

Andrew Sando, b.25.4.1886 d. Nov 1886. Social security number issued in Maryland. Last residence Dade City, Pasco Florida
 


Sarkki Aleksi Vilho Juhonpoika

Parkano church records

b. 19.12.1896 Parkano
 
Parents: Juho Fredrik Juhonpoika Sarkki b. 6.4.1867 Parkano and Emma Pauliina Juhantytär b. 4.9.1871 Parkano

New York passenger lists (Aleksi Sarkki)

Sails from Gothenburg on Stockholm 1.9.1923 and arrives in New York 11.9.1923. Going to relative Lauri Corby, 1237-S-paplot St, Casper Wyoming. Aleksi is travelling with wife Emilia
 
Personal information: Aleksi Sarkki, 26 years, married farmer from Parkano. Nearest relative in Finland brother Toivo Sarkki, Vuorijärven kylä, Parkano. Aleksi is able to read and write. A relative has paid the ticket, Aleksi has 25 dollars. He has not been in the US before and is now going to stay for ever. Aleksi is 5ft 7 inches, has fair skin, brown hair and blue eyes. Born in Parkano.


Sarkki Emilia

New York passenger lists

Sails from Gothenburg on Stockholm 1.9.1923 and arrives in New York 11.9.1923. Going to relative Lauri Corby, 1237-S-paplot St, Casper Wyoming. Emilia is travelling with husband Aleksi Sarkki.
 
Personal information: Emilia Sarkki, 30 years, a married wife from Parkano. Able to read and write. Has paid her own ticket and now has 25 dollars. Not in the US before. Nearest relative in Finland brother-in-law Toivo Sarkki, Vuorijärven kylä, Parkano. Emilia is 5ft 5 inches, has fair skin, brown hair and eyes. Born in Parkano.

Sarkki Hilja Matilda

Parkano church records

b. 29.9.1906 Parkano
 
Parents: Juho Fredrik Juhonpoika Lehtiviita, Sarkki b. 6.4.1867 Parkano and Emilia Pauliina Juhantytär Sarkki b. 4.9.1871 Parkano. Married 30.12.1889

Passenger record from Finland (Hilja Sarkki)

Hlija Sarkki, 17 years, sails form Helsinki on Astraea 26.9.1923, Plans to continue 6.10.1923 on Berengaria, Cunard Line. Destination Alabaster MI. Travelling with Johan Fredrik Sarkki. Price of ticket 145 dollars.

New York passenger lists (Hilda Matilda Sarkki)

Sails from Southampton on Berengaria 6.10.1923 and arrives in New York 12.10.1923. Going to brother Kaarle Sarkki, Box 53, Alabaster MI.
Personal information: Hilda Matilda Sarkki, 17 years, single h´worker from Parkano. Able to read and write. Brother has paid the ticket, Juho has 25 dollars. Not in the US before, plans to stay permanently. Nearest relative in Finland sister Elsa Sarkki. Hilja is 5ft 5 inches, has light skin, brown hair and blue eyes. Born in Parkano


Sarkki Juho Fredrik Juhonpoika (Johan Fredrik Johansson)

Parkano church records

b.6.4.1867

Wife: Emma Pauliina Juhantytär Sarkki b.4.9.1871 Parkano. Married 30.12.1889

Children: Elsa Maria b.28.9.1890, Kaarle Vilhelm b.3.1.1893, Toivo Jalmar b.3.7.1894, Aleksi Vilho b.19.12.1896,  Helmi Pauliina b.19.6.1899, Juha Fredrik b. 1905, Hilja Matilda b. 1906 and Yrjö Olavi b. 1910. All children born in Parkano

Pastor´s certificate for a passport to America 20.1.1900.
Returned to Parkano 1904

Passport record Jan 1900 to America

b.1867

Occupation in Finland: Tenant farmer´s son-in-law, married. Wife and 5 children stay in Finland

Passenger record from Finland not found


Sarkki Juho Fredrik Juhonpoika

Parkano church records

b. 4.7.1905 Parkano
 
Parents: Juho Fredrik Juhonpoika Lehtiviita, Sarkki b. 6.4.1867 Parkano and Emilia Pauliina Juhantytär Sarkki b. 4.9.1871 Parkano. Married 30.12.1889

Passenger record from Finland (Johan Fredrik Sarkki)

Johan Fredrik Sarkki, 19 years, sails form Helsinki on Astraea 26.9.1923, Plans to continue 6.10.1923 on Berengaria, Cunard Line. Destination Alabaster MI. Travelling with Hilja Sarkki. Price of ticket 145 dollars.

New York passenger lists (Juho Sarkki)

Sails from Southampton on Berengaria 6.10.1923 and arrives in New York 12.10.1923. Going to brother Kaarle Sarkki, Box 53, Alabaster MI.
 
Personal information: Juho Sarkki, 19 years, single worker from Parkano. Able to read and write. Brother has paid the ticket, Juho has 25 dollars. Not in the US before, plans to stay permanently. Nearest relative in Finland sister Elsa Sarkki.  Juho is 5ft 7 inches, has light skin, brown hair and blue eyes. Born in Parkano


Saukkokoski Johannes

Passport record 22.10.1902 to USA

b.1889

Occupation in Finland: Farmer´s son, single

Passenger record 25.10.1902

From Hanko on Arcturus, age 20 years

Plans to continue 30.10.1902 on Pretorian, Allan Line

Destination: Tomarac ON Canada
 

Saukkokoski aka Ala-Saukkokoski Manasse Efraiminpoika

Parkano church records

b.16.12.1879 Parkano Sydänmaa village Saukkokoski farm

Parents: Farmer Efraim Nikodemuksenpoika Saukkokoski b.22.12.1850 and Vilhelmiina Antintytär b.14.1.1850'

Pastor´s certificate for a passport to America: 8.1.1900

Declared dead 21.9.1977, date of death 1.1.1977

Passport record Jan 1900 to America

b.1879

Occupation in Finland: Farmer´s son, single

Passenger record 20.1.1900

From Hanko on Arcturus, age 20 years

Plans to continue on Beaver Line

Destination: Port Arthur ON
 

Saukkokoski Maurits Nikodemuksenpoika

Parkano church records

b.31.7.1883 Parkano

Parents: Farmer Nikodemus Antinpoika Saukkokoski b.12.3.1856 Parkano and Vilhelmiina Hermannintytär b.6.11.1854 Parkano

Pastor´s certificate for a passport to America 8.11.1902

Declared dead 21.9.1977, date of death 1.1.1977

Passport record 15.11.1902 to USA

b.1883

Occupation in Finland: Farmer´s son, single

Passenger record 19.11.1902

From Hanko on Polaris, age 19 years

Plans to continue 25.11.1902 on Ultonia, Cunard Line

Destination: Trout Lake MI
 

Saukkokoski Robert

Passport record 23.12.1902 to USA

b.1882

Occupation in Finland: Farmer´s son, single

Passenger record 31.12.1902

From Hanko on Polaris, age 22 years

Plans to continue 7.1.1903 on Cymric, White Star Line

Destination: Eveleth MN
 

Saukkokoski aka Ala-Saukkokoski aka Koski Robert Efraiminpoika

Parkano church records

b. 21.12.1888 Parkano Sydänmaa village Saukkokoski farm

Parents: Farmer Efraim Nikodemuksenpoika  b. 22.12.1850 Parkano and Vilhelmina Antintytär Saukkokoski b. 14.1.1850 Parkano

Pastor´s certificate for a passport to America 2.2.1907

Passenger record 13.2.1907 (Robert Saukkokoski)

From Hanko on Polaris, age 18 years

Plans to continue 22.1.1907 on Tunisian, Allan Line. Destination Sault Ste Marie ON

Michigan passenger lists 5.4.1916 (Robert Koski)

Enters the US from Canada in Sault Ste Marie MI. Going for a visit in Michigan, no address. Might remain.

Personal information: Robert Koski, 26 years. Married miner, Canadian. Living in Soo, Ontario. Wife Hilda, 321 Alexander St, Soo Ontario. Robert is 5ft 11 inches, has fair skin, light brown hair and blue eyes. End of left thumb missing.  Has arrived in Halifax March 1906 on Tunisian.

Michigan passenger lists 5.6.1916 (Robert Koski)

Enters the US from Canada in Sault Ste Marie MI. Going to visit Soo MI (?).

Personal information: Robert Koski 28 years, married miner. Born in Parkano, Finland. Nationality Canadian. Residence Steelton Ontario. Wife Hilda Koski, 513 Peoplesnd (?), Steelton Ontario. Has not been in the US before (?) Has 31 dollars. Robert is 5ft 11 inches, has fair skin, brown hair and blue eyes. Scar in left thumb. Robert has entered Canada in Halifax March 1906 on SS Tunisian

WWI Draft cards (Robert Koski)

Robert Koski, 28 years. Living in 1219 Tuvard (?), Sault Ste Marie MI. Born 24.12.1888 Barkno, Finland. Has applied for citizenship. Occupation laborer in farming on Sugar Island. Has a wife and 3 children. Robert is tall, stout, has blue eyes and light hair, no special identification marks.

US Census 1920 (Robert Koski)

Living in Michigan, Chippewa county, Sugar Island, 111 Roe Rd. Robert Koski, farmer in general farming. Owns his farm. Age 32 years. Able to read and write. Immigration 1917, application for citizenship pending.

Family members: Wife Hilda 38y (maiden name probably Pietilä), born in Finland. Daughters Margaret 8y, Mary 7y and Suoma 4y 4mo, all born in Canada. Sons Toivo 2y 2mo and Urho (?) 8mo, both born in Michigan

Death certificate (Robert Koski)

Death certificate given 8.3.1920 in Sault Hospital, Sault Ste Marie MI.

Robert Koski, resident of Sugar Island, MI, b.24.12.1888 in Parkano, Finland. Occupation farmer, homesteader. Died 14.2.1920 8.30 pm  in the age of 31 y, 1mo 26 days of bronchopneumonia caused by influenza.

Father Efraim Saukkokoski, born in Kankaanpaa Finland. Mother Miina Saukkokoski, born in Parkano. Wife Hilda Koski. Information given by Frank Aaltonen of Willwalk MI.

Buried 20.2.1920 in Willwalk Soo MI
 

Saukkokoski Sven Nikodemuksenpoika

Parkano church records

b.6.6.1888 Parkano

Parents: Farmer Nikodemus Antinpoika Saukkokoski b.12.3.1856 Parkano and Vilhelmiina Hermannintytär b.6.11.1854 Parkano

Passenger record 3.2.1909

From Hanko on Titania, age 20 years

Plans to continue 12.2.1909 on Baltic, White Star Line

Destination: Gladstone MI
 

Savela Tyyne Agneta Juhontytär

Parkano church records

b. 12.4.1894 Parkano
 
Parents: Cottager Juho Efraim Kask b. 21.7.1865 Parkano and Emilia Nikodemuksentytär b. 1.10.1873 Parkano
 
Pastor´s certificate for a passport to America 12.7.1913


Savilahti aka Niskala Eemil Eevert Kallenpoika

Parkano church records

b. 13.10.1902 America d. 11.11.1942
Has moved to Canada 29.4.1924

Savilahti Enok Erik Antinpoika

Parkano church records

b. 5.4.1884 Parkano

Parents: Antti Antinpoika Savilahti b. 22.11.1850 Parkano and Eva Sofia Iisakintytär Kauppi b. 28.3.1850 Parkano
 
Pastor´s certificate for a passport to AMerica 28.3.1902
 
Declared dead 21.9.1977, date of death 1.1.1977

Passport record June 1902 to America

b.1884

Occupation in Finland: Tenant farmer´s son, single

Passenger record from Finland not found


Savilahti Evert Johannes Antinpoika

Parkano church records

b. 15.4.1879 Ikaalinen

Parents: Antti Antinpoika Savilahti b. 22.11.1850 Parkano and Eva Sofia Iisakintytär Kauppi b. 28.3.1850 Parkano

Pastor´s certificate for a passport to America 6.5.1897
 
Declared dead 21.9.1977, date of death 1.1.1977
 

Savilahti Kaarle Antinpoika

Parkano church records

b. 7.6.1877 Ikaalinen

Parents: Antti Antinpoika Savilahti b. 22.11.1850 Parkano and Eva Sofia Iisakintytär Kauppi b. 28.3.1850 Parkano

According to church book 1891-1900, has emigrated to America.

Passport record 25.2.1905 to USA

b.1877

Occupation in Finland: Tenant farmer´s son, single

Passenger record 1.3.1905

From Hanko on Arcturus, age 27 years

Plans to continue 8.3.1905 on Cedric, White Star Line.

Destination: Beaumont TX

New York passenger lists

Sails from Liverpool 8.3.1905 on Cedric and arrives in New York 20.3.1905. Going to friend Janne Sivula, Santes Camp, Beaumont TX

Personal information: Kaarle Savilahti, 27 years, married laborer from Turku. Can read and write. Has paid his own ticket and now has 10 dollars. He has lived in Eveleth MN 1898-1904
 

Savilahti Matilda Antintytär

Parkano church records

b. 1.10.1891 Parkano
 
Parents: Antti Antinpoika Savilahti b. 22.11.1850 Parkano and Eva Sofia Iisakintytär Kauppi b. 28.3.1850 Parkano
 
Pastor´s certificate for a passport to America 13.9.1910

Passenger record 17.9.1910 (Matilda Savilahti)

From Hanko on Astraea, age 19 years. Plans to continue from England 24.9.1910 on Canada, White Star/Dominion Line. Destination Port Arthur ON


Savioja Albert Eerikinpoika

Parkano church records

b. 3.6.1864 Parkano

Wife: Eeva Sofia Juhantytär Käkelä b.25.6.1867 Ikaalinen

Children: Kaarle b.16.7.1889, Maria b.7.7.1894, Edla b.25.3.1896, Matilda b.1.2.1898 and Johannes b.23.6.1900. All children born in Parkano

Passport record 8.2.1905 to USA

b.1864

Occupation in Finland: Tenant farmer, single

Passenger record 11.2.1905

From Hanko on Astraea, age 35 years

Plans to continue 18.2.1905 on Etruria, Cunard Line

Destination: Worcester MA

New York passenger lists

Sails from Liverpool on Etruria 18.2.1905 and arrives in New York 26.2.1905. Going to brother-in-law Jacob Jacobsson, 5 Milton Str, Worcester MA

Personal information: Albert Savioja, married laborer from Turku, Finland. Able to read and write. Brother-in-law has paid Albert´s ticket and he now has 11 dollars. Albert has lived in Negaunee MI 1892-95
 

Savinen Vihtori Teemunpoika

Parkano church records

b. 9.1.1890 Parkano, d. 1966 Port Arthur ON

Pastor´s certificate for a passport to America 1909?

Passenger record (needs verifying!) 18.5.1910 (Victor Savinen)

From Hanko on Polaris, age 20 years

Plans to continue 27.5.1910 on Virginia, Allan Line. Destination Sault Ste Marie ON
 

Seilo Lempi

Passenger record 26.4.1913

From Hanko on Astraea, age 21 years

Plans to continue 3.5.1913 on Caledonia, Anchor Line

Destination: Hibbing MN

NY passenger lists

Sails from Glasgow on Caledonian 3.5.1913 and arrives in New York 12.5.1913. Going to friend Evart Jarvi, Box 146 Stevenson MN.

Personal information: Semjai (Lembi) Seilas, age 21 years. Single male laborer from Parkano, Finland. Nearest relative in Finland father Johan Seilas, Parkano. Lembi can read and write. He is 5ft 3.5 inch, has light skin, fair hair and blue eyes
 

Seilo (Seilor) Juho Vilhelm (Johan Wilhelm)

Passport record 26.5.1905 to America

b.1869

Occupation in Finland: Tenant farmer, single

Passenger record 31.5.1905

From Hanko on Polaris, age 36 years

Plans to continue 6.6.1905 on Saxonia, Cunard Line

Destination: Hibbing MN
 

Selin Enok Edvard Davidinpoika (Davidsson)

See Salmela Enok Edvard!


Selkee aka Redutt Iisak Fredrik Iisakinpoika

Parkano church records

b.4.4.1885 Parkano

Parents: Tenant farmer Iisak Iisakinpoika Redutt b.9.12.1838 Parkano and Serafia Antintytär Hakala b.19.7.1846

Passport record 17.2.1905 to USA

b.1885

Ocupation in Finland: Tenant farmer´s son

Passenger record from Finland not found


Seppälä (Raittila) Berndt Eliaksenpoika

Parkano church records

b.12.1.1867 Parkano

Parents: Tenant farmer Elias Henrikinpoika Raittila b.25.11.1839 Kankaanpää and Kaisa Wilhelmina Berntintytär Valkama b.12.11.1842 Kankaanpää

Wife: Agatha Kaarlentytär Luoma b.19.7.1861 Parkano

Children: Impi Siviä b.22.10.1893, Johan Werner b.3.9.1896 and Toivo Viktor b.19.4.1899. All children born in Parkano

Passport record Apr 1902 to America

b.1867

Occupation in Finland: Cottager, married. Wife and 3 children stay in Finland

Passenger record from Finland not found


Seppälä Emil Joonanpoika

Parkano church records

b.5.5.1885

Parents: Tenant farmer/cottager Joonas Iisakinpoika Vuorijärvi, Seppälä b.9.11.1847 Parkano Vuorijärvi and Eliina Matintytär b.25.4.1865 Parkano

Passport record 2.6.1903 to America

b.1885

Occupation in Finland: Tenant farmer´s son, single

Passenger record 10.6.1903

From Hanko on Arcturus, age 18 years

Plans to continue 17.6.1903 on Southwark, Dominion Line

Destination: Jackfish ON Canada
 

Seppälä Fredrik

Passport record Apr 1902 to America

b.1870

Occupation in Finland: Tenant farmer´s son, single

Passenger record 19.4.1902

From Hanko on Polaris, age 31 years

Plans to continue on White Star Line

Destination: Worcester MA

New York passenger lists

Sails from Liverpool on Celtic 25.4.1902 and arrives in New York 4.5.1902. Going to cousin F.Tuomioja in Worcester MA

Personal information: Fredrik Seppälä, 31 years, single laborer from Parkano. Has not been in the US before. Has 11 dollars.
 

Seppälä aka Stenfors Johannes Kaarlenpoika

Parkano church records

b. 26.5.1880 Parkano d. 13.8.1968
 
Parents: Cottager Kaarle Nestor Stenfors b. 25.5.1843 Ikaalnen and Eva Alina Antintytär b. 10.12.1840 Parkano
 
Pastor´s certificate for a passport to America 11.3.1903.
1967 was living in Duluth

Passport record 20.3.1903 to USA

b.1880

Occupation in Finland: Cottager, single

Passenger record from Finland not verified 


Seppälä Johannes Roopertinpoika

Parkano church records

b. 30.12.1886 Parkano

Parents: Tenant farmer Robert Mikonpoika Seppälä b.22.2.1861 Parkano and Vilhelmiina Nikodemuksentytär b.28.7.1858 Parkano
 
Pastor´s certificate for a passport to America 4.11.1905

Passport record 11.11.1905 to USA

b.1886

Occupation in Finland: Tenant farmer´s son, single

Passenger record 15.11.1905

From Hanko on Urania, age 18 years

Plans to continue 21.11.1905 on Saxonia, Cunard Line

Destination: Hibbing MN
 

Siliämäki aka Siljamäki aka Marttila aka Ylivatula David Markuksenpoika

Parkano church records

b.28.7.1869 Ikaalinen

Wife: Eliina Aatamintytär b.22.8.1870 Parkano

Children: David Viktor b.5.3.1891 Ikaalinen, Kaarle edvard b.22.6.1893 Ikaalinen, Lyyti Maria b.6.5.1895 Ikaalinen, Hilma Julia b.6.2.1897 Parkano, Frans Jalmar b.3.1.1899 Parkano and Johan Fredrik b.15.1.1901 Parkano

Passport record 13.5.1905 to USA

b.1869

Occupation in Finland: Tenant farmer, single

Passenger record from Finland not found

New York passenger lists

Sails from Liverpool on Oceanic 24.5.1905 and arrives in New York 1.6.1905. Going to friend Toivo Laatu, Box 466 Monessen PA

Personal information: David Siliämäki, 35 years, married laborer from Parkano. Has not been in the US before
 

Siljamäki Emilia aka Milja Kaarlentytär

Parkano church records

b.31.8.1883 Parkano

Parents: Cottager Kaarle Gustaf Juhanpoika Siljamäki b.25.8.1848 Parkano and Senobia Joonantytär b.5.3.1844 Parkano

Pastor´s certificate for a passport to America 1899

Passenger record 2.9.1899

From Hanko on Arcturus, age 16 years

Plans to continue on Cunard Line. Destination West Quincy, MA. Travelling with Serafia, Kalle and Heikki Siljamäki

Boston passenger lists

Sails from Liverpool on Cephalonia 12.9.1899 and arrives in Boston. Going to father K.Siljamäki, 16 Arthur Str, Quincy MA

Personal information: Emilia Silimaki, 16 years, a child from Parkano. Able to read and write. Has not been in the US before. 
 

Siljamäki Jakob Henrik aka Heikki Kaarlenpoika

Parkano church records

b.18.1.1889 Parkano

Parents: Cottager Kaarle Gustaf Juhanpoika Siljamäki b.25.8.1848 Parkano and Senobia Joonantytär b.5.3.1844 Parkano

Passenger record 2.9.1899

From Hanko on Arcturus, age 10 years

Plans to continue on Cunard Line. Destination West Quincy, MA. Travelling with Serafia, Kalle and Emilia Siljamäki

Boston passenger lists

Sails from Liverpool on Cephalonia 12.9.1899 and arrives in Boston. Going to father K.Siljamäki, 16 Arthur Str, Quincy MA

Personal information: Heikki Silimaki, 10 years, a child from Parkano. Able to read and write. Has not been in the US before. 
 

Siljamäki Kaarle aka Kalle Kaarlenpoika

Parkano church records

b.5.2.1886 Parkano

Parents: Cottager Kaarle Gustaf Juhanpoika Siljamäki b.25.8.1848 Parkano and Senobia Joonantytär b.5.3.1844 Parkano

Passenger record 2.9.1899

From Hanko on Arcturus, age 11 years

Plans to continue on Cunard Line. Destination West Quincy, MA. Travelling with Serafia, Emilia and Heikki Siljamäki

Boston passenger lists

Sails from Liverpool on Cephalonia 12.9.1899 and arrives in Boston. Going to father K.Siljamäki, 16 Arthur Str, Quincy MA

Personal information:Kalle Silimaki, 11 years, a child from Parkano. Able to read and write. Has not been in the US before. 
 

Siljamäki Kaarle Gustaf Juhanpoika

Parkano church records

b.25.8.1848 Parkano

Wife #1: unknown.

Children: Aleksandra b.23.10.1870 Parkano and Nikodemus b.5.6.875 Parkano

Wife #2: Senobia Joonantytär b.5.3.1844 Parkano

Children: Emilia b.31.8.1883, Kaarle b.5.2.1886 and Jakob Henrik b.18.1.1889. All children born in Parkano
 

Siljamäki Oskar Senobianpoika (Senobiasson)

Parkano church records

b.17.7.1881 Parkano

Mother: Senobia Joonantytär Siljamäki b.5.3.1844 Parkano

Passport record 23.9.1902 to USA (Oskar Senobiasson Siliamäki)

b.1883

Occupation in Finland: Tenant farmer´s son, single

Passenger record from Finland not found

 

Siljamäki Senobia Joonantytär

Parkano church records

b.5.3.1844 Parkano

Husband: Kaarle Gustaf Juhanpoika Siljamäki b.25.8.1848 Parkano?

Children: Oskar b.17.7.1881 Parkano. Other children: see Kaarle Gustaf Siljamäki

Passenger record 2.9.1899

From Hanko on Arcturus, age 50 years

Plans to continue on Cunard Line. Destination West Quincy, MA. Travelling with Emilia, Kalle and Heikki Siljamäki

Boston passenger lists

Sails from Liverpool on Cephalonia 12.9.1899 and arrives in Boston. Going to father K.Siljamäki, 16 Arthur Str, Quincy MA

Personal information: Serafia Silimaki, 50  years, a wife from Parkano. Able to read and write. Husband has paid the ticket for the family, Serafia has 5 dollars. Has not been in the US before. 
 

Sillanpää Aleksi Efraiminpoika

Parkano church records

b. 10.8.1882 Parkano d. July 1952 Strongville OH
 
Parents: Cottager Efraim Joelinpoika Sjöblom, Sillanpää b. 13.1.1846 Parkano and Pauliina Paulintytär Sandnäs b. 16.7.1848 Parkano
 
Pastor´s certificate for a passport to America 20.3.1903

Obituary from unknown newspaper

Has emigrated to the US 1903. Worked for almost 40 years in different occupations in Cleveland and Ashtabula. About 10 years before his death got his own farm in Strongville. The obituary mentions wife and daughter, a brother in America and a brother in Finland. Names not mentioned.

Sillanpää Arvid Efraiminpoika

Parkano church records

b. 17.8.1887 Parkano

Parents: Cottager Efraim Joelinpoika Sjöblom, Sillanpää b.13.1.1846 Parkano and Pauliina Paulintytär Sandnäs b.16.7.1848 Parkano

Passenger record 12.4.1911

From Hanko on Polaris, age 23 years

Plans to continue 18.4.1911 on Franconia, Cunard Line. Destination Conneaut OH

Boston passenger lists

Sails from Liverpool on Franconia 18.4.1911 and arrives in Boston 26.4.1911. Going to brother K.Jalo, Box 454, Conneaut OH

Personal information: Arvid Sillanpää, 23 years, single laborer from Parkano. Able to read and write. Nearest relative in Finland father Efraim Sillanpää, Lapinnevan kylä, Parkano. Arvid has paid his own ticket and has 25 dollars. He has not been in the US before. He is 5ft 9 inches, has light skin, brown hair and blue eyes.
 

Sillanpää Evert Abrahaminpoika

Parkano church records

b.1.1.1881 Virrat d. 8.7.1947 British Columbia, Canada

Parents: Tenant farmer Abraham Henrikinpoika Sillanpää b.11.5.1825 Virrat and Amanda Sofia Iisakintytär Luopa b.29.11.1848 Parkano

Pastor´s certificate for a passport to America 29.7.1902

Passenger record Aug 1902 to America

b.1881

Occupation in Finland: Tenant farmer´s son, single

Passenger record 2.8.1902

From Hanko on Arcturus, age 22 years

Plans to continue on Cunard Line

Destination: Belt MT
 

Sillanpää Frans Oskar Iisakinpoika

Parkano church records

b.11.1.1867 Kankaanpää

Wife: Severiina Juhantytär b.23.11.1861 Kankaanpää

Children: Iivar b.3.3.1896 and Toivo b.7.7.1899

Moves from Kankaanpää to Parkano Sydänmaa village 1894 to work as a tenant farmer in Sillanpää farm. Pastor´s certificate for a passport to America 26.1.1901

Declared dead 21.9.1977, date of death 1.1.1977

Passport record to America 1901

b.1867

Occupation in Finland: Tenant farmer, married. Wife and 2 children stay in Finland

Passenger record 2.2.1902

From Hanko on Polaris, age 32 years

Plans to continue on Beaver Line

Destination: Eveleth MN
 

Sillanpää Ivar Fransinpoika

Parkano church records

b.3.3.1896 Parkano Sydänmaa village  Sillanpää farm

Parents: Frans Oskar Iisakinpoika Sillanpää b.11.1.1867 Kankaanpää and Severiina Juhantytär b.23.11.1861 Kankaanpää

Pastor´s certificate for a passport to America 22.9.1906

Passenger record 3.10.1906 (Ivar Sillanpää)

From Hanko on Arcturus, age 9 years, travelling with Severina and Toivo Sillanpää

Plans to continue 11.10.1906 on Dominion, Dominion Line. Destination Quebec PQ Canada

Border crossings from Canada

Ivar Sillanpää, 9 years, travelling with her mother Severiina and his brother Toivo, sails from Liverpool on Dominion 11.10.1906 and arrives in Quebec 21.10.1906.

Personal information: Last residence in Finland Parkano. Going to Eveleth MN to father Oskar Sillanpää, Box 766, Eveleth MN.  Hair light, eyes blue.
 

Sillanpää Johannes Juhanpoika

Parkano church records

b.27.12.1858 Parkano

Tenant farmer in Sydänmaa village, Takaviita farm, Sillanpää tenant farm

Wife: Greta Liisa Juhantytär b.30.4.1861 Parkano

Children: Amanda Karoliina b.30.8.1880, Severiina b.15.8.1883, Juha Viktor b.24.1.1886, Aleksanteri b.11.7.1888, Emma b.26.9.1890, Otto Julius b.28.3.1893 and Lempi Maria b.10.8.1895

Pastor´s certificate for a passport to America 12.6.1893. Uncertain, if ever emigrated before has records of taking communion in Parkano 1892-95, 1897. The family moves to Ikaalinen 1897.
 

Sillanpää Severiina Juhantytär

Parkano church records

b.23.11.1861 Kankaanpää

Husband: Frans Oskar Iisakinpoika Sillanpää b.11.1.1867

Children: See Frans Oskar Sillanpää above

Pastor´s certificate for a passport to America 22.9.1906

Declared dead 21.9.1977, date of death 1.1.1977

Passenger record 3.10.1906 (Ivar Sillanpää)

From Hanko on Arcturus, age adult, travelling with Ivar and Toivo Sillanpää

Plans to continue 11.10.1906 on Dominion, Dominion Line. Destination Quebec PQ Canada

Border crossings from Canada

Severina Sillanpää, age 45, sails from Liverpool on Dominion 11.10.1906 and arrives in Quebec 21.10.1906.

Personal information: Last residence in Finland Parkano. Going to Eveleth MN to husband Oskar Sillanpää Box 766, Eveleth MN. Complexion fair, hair dark brown, eyes blue.
 

Sillanpää Toivo Fransinpoika

Parkano church records

b.7.7.1899 Parkano Sydänmaa village Sillanpää farm

Parents: Frans Oskar Iisakinpoika Sillanpää b.11.1.1867 Kankaanpää and Severiina Juhantytär b.23.11.1861 Kankaanpää

Pastor´s certificate for a passport to America 22.9.1906

Passenger record 3.10.1906 (Ivar Sillanpää)

From Hanko on Arcturus, age 4 years, travelling with Severina and Ivar  Sillanpää

Plans to continue 11.10.1906 on Dominion, Dominion Line. Destination Quebec PQ Canada

Border crossings from Canada

Toivo Sillanpää, 4 years, travelling with her mother Severiina and his brother Ivar, sails from Liverpool on Dominion 11.10.1906 and arrives in Quebec 21.10.1906.

Personal information: Last residence in Finland Parkano. Going to Eveleth MN to father Oskar Sillanpää, Box 766, Eveleth MN. Hair light, eyes blue
 

Sillanpää aka Meri Vihtori (Victor)  Efraiminpoika

Parkano church records

b.19.4.1885 Parkano d. 11.12.974 Massachusetts

Parents: Cottager Efraim Joelinpoika Sjöblom, Sillanpää b. 13.1.1846 Parkano and Pauliina Paulintytär Sandnäs b. 16.7.1848 Parkano

Pastor´s certificate for a passport to America 24.7.1907

Parkano church records also use surname Meri for him.

WWI Draft registration card 12.9.1918

Victor Sillanpää, b.19.4.1885. Address 17 Christine St, Worcester MA. Nearest relative wife Edla Sillanpää, same address. Working in Harding Th?? Victor has blue eyes, brown hair, is of normal build

US Census 1920 (Victor Sillanpa)

Victor Sillanpa, 34 years. Married laborer in pistol shop. Immigration 1909, alien. Owns his house in 33 Christine St.

Family members: Wife Edla M, 31y. Born in Finland, immigration 1909, daughter Ellen M 6y, born in Massachusetts

US Census 11.4.1930 (Victor Sillanpaa)

Victor Sillanpaa, 45y. Living in 81 Highland St, Worcester MA. Renting their lodging, worth 20 dollars. Married when 24 years, alien. Immigration 1907. Speaks English, able to read and write. Working in pistol shop, occupation stamping.

Family members: Wife Edla, 43 y, born in Finland, immigration 1907

Social security death index

Victor Sillanpaa, b.19.4.1885 d. Dec 1974. Last residence Worcester MA

Massachusetts Death Index

Victor Sillanpaa, d.11.12.1974 Worcester
 

Silomäki Arvo Yrjö Juhonpoika

Parkano church records

b. 7.3.1903 Parkano d. 11.9.1958

Pastor´s certificate for a passport to Canada 7.7.1926

Passenger recorde 14.7.1926 (Arvo Silomäki)

From Hanko on Arcturus, age 23 years

Plans to continue 23.7.1926 from Liverpool on Montclare, C.P.R. Line. Destination Quebec PQ Canada
 

Simonen aka Mattson Akseli Matinpoika

Parkano church records

b. 18.4.1889 Parkano

Pastor´s certiicate for a passport to America 16.3.1907

Has used the name Axel Mattsson, lived in Duluth MN 1938

Passenger record 27.3.1907 (Akseli Simonen)

From Hanko on Polaris, age 17 years

Plans to continue 2.4.1907 on Saxonia, Cunard Line. Destination Fitchburg MA
 

Simonen (Lähdetniemi) Ida Pauliina

Parkano church records

b. 20.9.1884 Kankaanpää
 
Husband: Matti Simonen d. 21.5.1940 Canada? Married 24.9.1904
 
Moved to Pori 13.2.1958


Simonen Paavo Johannes Antoninpoika

Parkano church records

b. 1906 Parkano d. 22.12.1937 Toronto ON Canada

Pastor´s certificate for a passport to Canada Nov 1927

Passenger record from Finland not found

 

Siren Emma

Passenger record 2.7.1913

From Hanko on Arcturus, age 17 years

Plans to continue 8.7.1913 on Laconia, Cunard Line. Destination Hancock MI

Boston passenger lists

Sails from Liverpool on Laconia 8.7.1913 and arrives in Boston 16.7.1913. Going to cousin Anna Rantanen, Hancock MI

Personal information: Emma Siren, 17 years, single servant from Parkano. Nearest relative in Finland stepfather Gustaf Siren, Nerkoonkylä, Parkano. Emma is able to read and write. She has paid her own ticket and now has 25 dollars. She has not been in the US before. Emma is 5ft 4.5 inches, has light skin, blond hair and blue eyes.
 

Sivula Anni Aliina Juhontytär

Parkano church records

b. 10.2.1897 Parkano
 
Parents: Cottager Johan Gustaf Iisakinpoika Sivula b. 3.10.1854 Parkano and Mathilda Iisakintytär Käpylä b. 15.3.1859 Parkano
 
Pastor´s certificate for a passport to America 4..1913.


Sivula Emil

Passenger record 31.1.1906

From Hanko on Polaris, age 30 years

Plans to continue 6.2.1906 on Ivernia, Cunard Line. Destination Fitchburg MA

Boston passenger lists

Sails from Liverpool on Ivernia 6.2.1906 and arrives in Boston in Feb 1906. Going to friend Svante Itäpää, Box 21, West Fitchburg MA.

Personal information: Emil Sivula, 30 years. Married laborer from Parkano. Has 19 dollars. Has not been in the US before.
 

Sivula Johannes (Juho) Juhonpoika

Parkano church records

b. 12.10.1882 Parkano d. 19.4.1925 Iron River MI

Parents: Cottager Johan Gustaf Iisakinpoika Sivula b. 4.10.1854 Parkano and Mathilda Iisakintytär Käpylä b. 15.3.1859 Parkano
 
Pastor´s certificate for a passport to America 12.10.1908

Passport record 3.9.1904 to USA

b.1882

Occupation in Finland: Cottager´s son, single

Passenger record 7.9.1904

From Hanko on Polaris, age 22 years

Plans to continue 16.9.1904 on Celtic, White Star Line

Destination: Beaumont TX
 

Sivula Mariaana Antintytär

Parkano church records

b. 13.4.1890 Parkano
 
Pastor´s certificate for a passport to America 21.11.1910


Sivula Nestor

Passport record 26.1.1905 to USA

b.1873

Occupation in Finland: Tenant farmer single

Passenger record 28.1.1905

From Hanko on Astraea, age 31 years

Plans to continue 4.2.1905 on New York, America Line

Destination: Worcester MA

New York passenger record

Sails from Southampton 4.2.1905 on S.S. New York and arrives in New York 13.2.1905. Going to friend Anderson, 226 Groves Str, Worcester MA.

Personal information: Nestor Sivula, 31 years, married laborer from Parkano. Has been in Worcester MA 1902
 

Sivula Vilhelmi Juhonpoika

Parkano church records

b. 1.7.1885 Parkano d. 9.5.1933 Phelps WIS
 
Parents: Cottager Johan Gustaf Iisakinpoika Sivula b. 4.10.1854 Parkano and Mathilda Iisakintytär Käpylä b. 15.3.1859 Parkano

Pastor´s certificate for a passport to America 24.10.1906


Sohlman David Davidinpoika

Parkano and Ikaalinen church records

b. 28.11.1884 Ikaalinen Vahojärvi village

Parents: Lodger David Simoninpoika Solman b. 22.12.1849 Ikaalinen and Agata Nikodemuksentytär Kuoppasalmi b. 29.10.1859 Ikaalinen

Wife: Olga Joosefintytär Honkaluoma b. 1.8.1883 Parkano. Married 2.8.1903

Child: Wieno Felix b. 11.5.1904 Parkano

Pastor´s certificate for a passport to America 27.4.1904

Declared dead 21.9.1977, date of death 1.1.1977

Passport record 16.1.1905 to USA (David Davidinp. Sohlman)

b.1884

Occupation in Finland: Lodger, single

Passenger record 18.1.1905 (David Sohlman)

From Hanko on Arcturus, age 20 years

Plans to continue 28.1.1905 on Lucania, Cunard Line

Destination: Worcester MA

New York passenger lists (David Sohlman)

Sails from Liverpool on Lucania 28.1.1905 and arrives in New York 4.2.1905. Going to friend Jooseppi Mäntylä, 229 Groves Str, Worcester MA

Personal information: David Sohlman, 20 years, married laborer from Turku. Able to read and write. Has paid his own ticket, now has 20 dollars. Not in the US before. Travelling with Anselm Haavisto, also from Parkano

US Census 1910 (David Solman)

David Solman, 35 years, married for the first time. Living with family in 937 Grayson St, Berkeley CA. Born in Finland, immigration 1904, alien. Speaks English. Able to read and write. Occupation laborer in a shop

Family members: Wife Olga 25y, son Weona 6y, son Vino 3y, son Victor 10 mo. Weona born in Finland, Vino and Victor in California

WWI Draft Cards 12.9.1918 (David Sohlman)

David Sohlman, 33 years, born 24.11.1884. Living in 937 Grayson, Berkeley, Alameda co CA. Citizen. Occupation carpenter, no employer. Nearest relative Mrs Olga Sohlman, same address. David is of middle height and build, has blue eyes and brown hair

US Census 1920 (David Solman)

David Solman, 35 years, living with family in Grayson, Berkeley, Alameda co CA. Immigration 1905, naturalized 1916. Born in Finland. Able to read and write, speaks English. Occupation carpenter, no employer.

Family members: Wife Olga 36y, son Felix 15y, son Wyno 12y, son Ralph 11y, daughter Martha 9y, daughter Mildred 7y, daughter Eva 5y, son David 3y 10mo, daughter Jenny 2y 6mo and daughter Olga 2mo. Felix was born in Finland, the other children in California

Information from relatives

d. 8.9.1927 San Lorenz CA
 

Sohlman (Honkaluoma) Olga Joosefintytär

Parkano church records

b.1.8.1883 Parkano

Parents: Joosef Markuksenpoika Honkaluoma b. 11.12.1843 Parkano and Ida Sofia Jeremiaantytär b. 16.11.1846 Kuru

Husband: David Davidinpoika Sohlman b. 28.11.1884 Ikaalinen. Married 2.8.1903

Child: Wieno Felix b. 11.5.1904 Parkano

Pastor´s certificate for a passport to America 28.7.1906

Passenger record 8.8.1906 (Olga Sohlman)

From Hanko on Arcturus, age 21 years. Travelling with Wieno F Sohlman

Plans to continue on Cunard Line. Destination Worcester MA

US Census 1910 (Olga Solman)

Olga Solman, 25 y, wife, married for the first time. Living with her family in Berkeley, Alameda co CA. Has given birth to three children, all alive. Immigration 1904, no occupation. Speaks Finnish. Family members: See David Sohlman

US Census 1920 (Olga Solman)

Olga Solman, 36 years, wife. Living with family in Berkeley CA. Immigration 1905, citizen. Able to read and write. No occupation. Family members: See David Sohlman

US Census 1930 (Olga Sohlman)

Olga Sohlman, 45 years, a widow. Lives with her children in 937 Grayson Str, Berkeley CA. Owns her house, worth 2500 dollars. Able to  read and write. Immigration 1906, citizen. Does not speak English. No occupation

Family members: son Ralph V 21y, daughter Martha M 19y, daughter Mildred H 17y, daughter Eva R 15y, son David F 14y, daughter Jennie L 12y, son Arthur W 8y and son Milton R 6y. All children born in California

California Death Index

Olga Sohlman (Hongaluoma) b. 1.8.1883 in another country. d. 4.1.1943 Alameda co CA
 

Sohlman Wieno Felix

Parkano church records

b. 11.5.1904 Parkano Honkaluoma farm

Parents: David Davidinpoika Sohlman b. 28.11.1884 Ikaalinen and Olga Joosefintytär Honkaluoma b. 1.8.1883 Parkano

Pastor´s certificate for a passport to America 28.7.1906

Passenger record 8.8.1906 (Wieno F Sohlman)

From Hanko on Arcturus, age 2 years. Travelling with mother Olga Sohlman

Plans to continue on Cunard Line. Destination Worcester MA

US Census 1910 (Weona Solman)

Weona Solman, 6 years, living with family in Berkeley CA. Born in Finland, immigration 1904. Family members: See David Sohlman

US Census 1920 (Felix Solman)

Living with family in Berkely CA. Age 15 years. Born in Finland, immigration 1905, naturalized citizen. Able to read and write. Occupation spring maker

California Death Index (Phillip F Sohlman) unverified

Phillip F Sohlman, b. 11.5.1904 in Finland. Died 18.11.1964 in Alameda co, CA. Mother´s maiden name Launa
 

Soisenlahti Albert Joonanpoika (Albert Jonasson)

Parkano church records

b.6.10.1869 Parkano

Parents:  Farmer Joonas Mikonpoika (Jonas Michelsson) Soisenlahti b.8.11.1824 Parkano and Iida Sofia Alinantytär b.7.4.1840 Parkano

Passport record abroad 14.4.1892

Occupation in Finland: Farmer´s son

Passenger record from Finland not found


Soisenlahti Aleksandra Malakiaantytär

Parkano church records

b. 25.4.1890 Parkano
 
Parents: Farmer Malakias Joonanpoika Soisenlahti b. 23.2.1858 Parkano and Emilia Maria Nikodemuksentytär b. 7.3.1854 Parkano

Passenger record 13.7.1912 (Aleksandra Soisenlahti)

From Hanko on Polaris, age 21 years
Plans to continue 20.7.1912 on Caronia, Cunard Line. Destination Salem NJ

New York passenger lists (Aleksandra Saisenlahti)

Sails from Liverpool on Caronia 20.7.1912 and arrives in New York 28.7.1912. Going to friend Selma Oakley, 9 Ward ST, Salem NJ
 
Personal information: Aleksandra Saisenlahti, 21 years, single servant from Parkano. Able to read and write. Has paid her own ticket and has 25 dollars. Not in the US before. Aleksandra is 5ft 6inches, has light skin, brown hair and blue eyes

Soisenlahti Fredrik Malakianpoika

Parkano church records

b. 7.7.1886 Parkano

Parents: Farmer Malakias Joonanpoika Soisenlahti b.23.2.1858 Parkano and Emilia Maria Nikodemuksentytär b.7.3.1854 Parkano
 
Pastor´s certificate for a passport to America 4.11.1905
Certificate for marriage to Ylistaro 6.4.1910

Passport record to USA 11.11.1905

b.1886

Occupation in Finland: Farmer´s son, single

Passenger record from Finland not found


Soisenlahti Serena Karoliina* Malakiaantytär

Parkano church records

b. 20.5.1881 Parkano

Parents: Farmer Malakias Joonanpoika Soisenlahti b.23.2.1858 Parkano and Emilia Maria Nikodemuksentytär b.7.3.1854 Parkano

Passport record to America 1900

b.1881

Occupation in Finland: Farmer´s daughter, single

Passenger record from Finland not found


Soisenniemi Minna Serafia Sefaniaantytär

Parkano church records

b. 30.1.1888 Parkano

Parents: Farmer Sefanias Henrikinpoika Soisenniemi b. 21.5.1857 Parkano and Martta Yrjöntytär b. 26.7.1851 Parkano

Boston passenger lists

Sails from Liverpool on Ivernia 29.5.1906 and arrives in Boston June 1906. Going to Hibbing MN to  brother-in-law Juho Sulin, Box 28, Stevenson MN

Personal information: Minna Soisenniemi, 18 years, single servant from Parkano. Able to read and write. Has paid her own ticket and now has 5 dollars. Not in the US before.
 

Soisenniemi Selma Sefaniaantytär

Parkano church records

b. 30.1.1888 Parkano

Parents: Farmer Sefanias Henrikinpoika Soisenniemi b. 21.5.1857 Parkano and Martta Yrjöntytär b. 26.7.1851 Parkano

Passport record 7.3.1905 to USA

b.1888

Occupation in Finland: Farmer´s daughter, single

 Passenger record 8.3.1905

From Hanko on Polaris, age: adult

Plans to continue 18.3.1905 on Etruria, Cunard Line

Destination: Hibbing MN
 

Somero Anselm Kaarlenpoika

Parkano church records

b.19.5.1882 Parkano

Parents: Tenant farmer Karl Reinhold Iisakinpoika Somero b.11.4.1844 Jalasjärvi and Klaara Samuelintytär b.13.7.1848 Parkano

Wife:  Helga Ulriikka Hermannintytär b.23.9.1878 Virrat. Married 3.3.1900

Child: Kaarle b.1901 Parkano

Passenger record 22.2.1902

From Hanko on Polaris, age 19 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 Johan Lahdet, East Tawas MI

Personal information: Anshelm Somero, 19 years, single laborer fro Finland. Has paid his own ticket and now has 9 dollars. Not in the US before
 

Somero Aurora Kaarlentytär

Parkano church records

b.1.3.1887 Parkano

Parents: Tenant farmer Karl Reinhold Iisakinpoika Somero b.11.4.1844 Jalasjärvi and Klaara Samuelintytär b.13.7.1848 Parkano

Passport record 28.4.1903 to America

b.1886

Occupation in Finland: Tenant farmer´s daughter, single

Passenger record 29.4.1903

From Hanko on Urania, age 16 years

Plans to continue 6.5.1903 on Canada, Dominion Line

Destination: Sault Ste Marie ON Canada
 

Stenfors Edvin Anselm Kaarlenpoika

Parkano church records

b. 24.3.1884 Parkano

Parents: Cottager, carpenter Karl Isak Stenfors b. 14.12.1858 Ruovesi and Aleksandra Antintytär b. 29.9.1853 Jämijärvi

Passport record 3.1.1903 to USA

b.1884

Occupation in Finland: Cottager, single

Passenger record needs verifying. Probably:

Stenfors Anshelm, adult. From Hanko 7.1.1903 on Arcturus. Plans to continue 17.1.1903 on Etruria, Cunard Line. Destination: Two Harbors MN
 

Stenfors aka Salmenoja Into Anselm

Parkano church records

b.30.12.1881 Parkano

Parents: Jakob Oskar Iisakinpoika Toivonen, Stenfors b.8.3.1857 and Miina Erikintytär Ekman, Naskali b.17.1.1856 Parkano

Pastor´s certificate for a passport to America 9.4.1900

Passport record 1900 to America

b.1881

Occupation in Finland: Cottager´s son, single

Passenger record from Finland not found

Has probably returned to Finland:

Passport record 17.2.1905 to USA

b.1881

Occupation in Finland: Tenant farmer´s son, single

Passenger record 1.3.1905

From Hanko on Arcturus, age 23 years

Plans to continue 8.3.1905 on Cedric, White Star Line

Destination: Sault Ste Marie MI

New York passenger lists

Sails from Liverpool on Cedric 8.3.1905 and arrives in New York 20.3.1905. Going to friend Vihtori Salonen, Box 330, Sault Ste Marie MI

Personal information: Into Stenfors, 23 years, single laborer from Turku. Has paid his own ticket and has 10 dollars. Into can read and write. He has lived in Ely MN 1899-1904
 

Stenfors Juho Fredrik Kaarlenpoika

Parkano church records

b. 16.3.1886 Parkano

Parents: Cottager, carpenter Karl Isak Stenfors b. 14.12.1858 Ruovesi and Aleksandra Antintytär b. 29.9.1853 Jämijärvi

Passport record 29.4.1903 to America

b.1886

Occupation in Finland: Cottager´s son, single

Passenger record 16.5.1903

From Hanko on Capella, age: adult

Plans to continue 20.5.1903 on Hekla, Skand. American

Destination: Duluth MN
 

Stenfors Karl Isak

Parkano church records

b. 14.12.1858 Ruovesi

Wife: Aleksandra Antintytär b. 29.9.1853 Jämijärvi

Children: Karl Josef b. 1.11.1880, Edvin Anselm b. 24.3.1884, Johan Fredrik b. 16.3.1886 and Väinö Aksel b. 20.4.1888. All children born in Parkano

Pastor´s certificate for a passport to America 18.3.1893
 

Stenfors Väinö Aksel Kaarlenpoika

Parkano church records

b. 20.4.1888 Parkano

Parents: Cottager, carpenter Karl Isak Stenfors b. 14.12.1858 Ruovesi and Aleksandra Antintytär b. 29.9.1853 Jämijärvi

Passport record 29.4.1903 to America

b.1888

Occupation in Finland: Cottager´s son, single

Passenger record 16.5.1903

From Hanko on Capella, age: adult

Plans to continue 20.5.1903 on Hekla, Skand. American

Destination: Duluth MN
 

Stenfors-Seppälä Emil Kaarlenpoika

Parkano church records

b.3.12.1883 Parkano

Parents: Tenant farmer Kaarle Nestor Stenfors b.25.5.1843 Ikaalinen and Eva Alina Antintytär b.10.12.1840 Parkano (might be Eva Justina Niemi, to be verified)

Passport record 15.7.1905 to USA

b.1883

Occupation in Finland: Tenant farmer´s son, single

 Passenger record 19.7.1905

From Hanko on Arcturus, age 21 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. Enters the US from Canada. Going to brother Fred Seppala, Box 13, Oscoda MI

Personal information: Emil Stenfors Seppala, 21 years, single laborer from Finland. Able to read and write. Has paid his own ticket and now has 17 dollars. Has not been in the US before.

WWI Draft card 11.9.1918

Emil Stenfors, 34 years. Born 3.9.1883. Address: 8 N 6th Ave, West Duluth MI. Citizen of Finland. Occupation laborer in McDougal Duluth, 87th Ave, West Duluth MI. Nearest relative John Seppala, 8 N 6th Ave, W Duluth MI. Emil is of medium hight and build, has blue eyes and dark brown hair.
 

Stenfors-Vehoniemi Fredrik Fredrikinpoika

Parkano church records

b.7.10.1867 Parkano

Wife: Helga Johanna Aabrahamintytär b.6.12.1869 Virrat

Children: Emma Eufrosyne b.17.9.1890 Parkano, Lauri Reinhold b.16.7.1899 Parkano and Olga Maria b.7.12.1900 Parkano

Pastor´s certificate for a passport to America 11.4.1893

Passport record 29.4.1893 abroad

Occupation in Finland: Lodger

Passenger record 20.5.1893 (Stenfors Fredrik)

From Hanko on Astraea, age 25 years

Plans to continue on Cunard Line

Destination: New York NY

Has returned to Finland at the latest 1898 and lives with his family in Alaskylä, Parkano
 

Stenfors-Välimäki Aleksandra Antintytär

Passport record to USA 11.7.1904

b.1853

Occupation in Finland: Cottager´s wife, married

Passenger record 20.7.1904

From Hanko on Arcturus, age 48 years

Plans to continue 27.7.1904 on Baltic, White Star Line

Destination: Duluth MN
 

Strömgren Adolf Arvid

Passport record 8.4.1893 abroad

Occupation in Finland: young man

 Passenger record from Finland not found


Sulin aka Soisenniemi Alina Maria Sefaniaantytär

Parkano church records

b. 20.1.1880 Parkano

Parents: Farmer Sefanias Henrikinpoika Soisenniemi b. 21.5.1857 Parkano and Martta Yrjöntytär b.26.7.1851 Parkano

Husband: Juho Efraim Efraiminpoika Sulin b.12.9.1869 Kuru. Married 4.12.1897

Passport record March 1902 to America

b.1870

Occupation in Finland: Lodger´s wife, married. Husband in America

Passenger record 29.3.1902

From Hanko on Arcturus, age 22 years (?)

Plans to continue on Cunard Line

Destination: Hibbing MN

Sulin aka Letonmäki Amanda Wilhelmiina Joosefintytär

Parkano church records

b. 1905 Parkano

Parents: Lodger Joosef Teemunpoika Grönlund, Sulin b. 23.12.1873 Parkano and Iina Wilhelmiina Hermannintytär Letonmäki b. 28.1.1877 Pihlajavesi. Married 5.3.1899

Pastor´s certficate for a passport to America 1923

Passenger record 18.7.1823 (Mandi Sulin)

From Helsinki on Astraea, age 17 years

Plans to continue 26.7.1923 from Liverpool on Samaria, Cunard Line. Destination Fitchburg MA. Price of ticket 117 USD

Boston passenger lists (Mandri Sulin)

Sails from Liverpool on Samaria 26.7.1923 and arrives in Boston 4.8.1923. Going to brother Mr Joseph Sulin, 14 Pagert St, Fitchburg MA

Personal information: Mandri Sulin, 17 years, single servant from Parkano. Able to read and write. Has paid her own ticket and now has 25 dollars. Not in the US before. Nearest relative in Finland father I.Sulin, Parkano. Mandi is 5ft 2 inches, has light skin, brown hair and blue eyes. She was born in Parkano
 

Sulin Ilmi Ingrid Joosefintytär

Parkano church records

b. 4.10.1903 Parkano

Parents: Lodger Joosef Teemunpoika Grönlund, Sulin b. 23.12.1873 Parkano and Iina Wilhelmiina Hermannintytär Letonmäki b. 28.1.1877 Pihlajavesi. Married 5.3.1899

Pastor´s certificate for a passport to America 20.7.1920

Passenger record 18.9.1920 (Ilmi Sulin)

From Helsinki on Astraea, age 18 years.

Plans to continue 25.9.1920 on Imperator, Cunard Line from Southampton. Destination Fitchburg MA. Price of ticket 116 USD

New York passenger lists

Sails from Southampton on Imperator 25.9.1920 and arrives in new York 3.10.1920. Going to father J Sulin, 14 Baker St, Fitchburg MA

Personal information: Ilmi Sulin, 18 years, single domestic from Parkano. Able to read and write. Nearest relative in Finland mother Mrs I Sulin, Parkano. Has paid her own ticket. Not in the US before. Ilmi is 5ft 7 inches, has light skin, grey eyes and brown hair.
 

Sulin Juho Efraim Efraiminpoika (Johan Efraim Efraimsson)

Parkano church records

b. 12.9.1869 Kuru

Wife: Aliina Maria Sefaniaantytär b. 20.1.1880 Parkano

Passport record 1901 to America

b.1869

Occupation in Finland: Lodger, married. Wife stays in Finland

Passenger record 9.2.1901

From Hanko on Arcturus, age 31 years

Plans to continue on American Line

Destination: Ashtabula OH

Juho returns to Finland and emigrates again:

Passenger record 14.1.1914

From Hanko on Urania, age 44 years

Plans to continue 22.1.1914 from Southampton on Ascania. Destination Duluth MN

Atlantic ports passenger lists (Portland ME)

Sails from Southampton on Ascania 22.1.1914 and arrives in Portland ME 2.2.1914. Going to friend Imi? Cristoffer, 148 Croix Ave, Duluth MN

Personal information: Juho Sulin, 44 years, married laborer from Parkano. Able to read and write. Has paid his own ticket and now has 25 dollars. He has lived in Hibbing MN 1900-07. Juho is 5ft 10 inches, has light skin, brown hair and blue eyes.
 

Sulin aka Letonmäki Lauri Josef Joosefinpoika

Parkano church records

b.13.1.1901 Parkano d. 15.11.1941

Parents: Lodger Josef Teemunpoika Grönlund, Sulin b. 23.12.1873 Parkano and Iina Wilhelmiina Hermannintytär Letonmäki b. 28.1.1877 Pihlajamäki. Married 5.3.1899

Pastor´s certificate for a passport to America 9.10.1923
 

Sulka Emilie

New York passenger lists

Sails from Bremen on Munchen and arrives in New York 23.5.1893. Going to Forchester (Worcester?) MA

Personal information: Emilie Sulkava, 20 years, female servant from Parkano. Able to read and write
 

Sulkava Arvid Anselm Hermanninpoika

Parkano church records

b.17.8.1892 Parkano

Parents: Herman Viktor Heikinpoika Sulkava b.18.7.1855 Parkano and Anna Eufrosyyne Nikodemuksentytär b.25.6.1854 Parkano

New York passenger lists

Sails from Liverpool 26.1.1910 and arrives in New York 4.2.1910. Going to brother-in-law Juho Sulkava, 70 Forest Str. Newcastle PA

Personal information: Arvid Sulkava, 17 years, single laborer from Parkano, where was also born. Nearest relative in Finland father Herman Sulkava, Kihniänkylä, Parkano. Arvid has not been in the US before. He is 5ft 3.75 inch, has light skin, brown hair and blue eyes.
 

Sulkava Emil Henrikinpoika

Parkano church records

b.4.7.1881 Parkano

Parents: Tenant farmer Henrik Matinpoika Mäenpää, Sulkava b.1.1.1827 Parkano and Iida Sofia Juhantytär b.12.5.1842 Parkano

Passport record 31.12.1904 to USA

b.1881

Occupation in Finland: Tenant farmer´s son, single

Passenger record 11.1.1905

From hanko on Polaris, age 23 years

Plans to continue 18.1.1905 on Ivernia, Cunard Line

Destination: Ontonagon MI

Is this the same person as below? It would seem so but why would he return to Finland so soon and leave again? Needs verifying
 

Sulkava Emil Heikinpoika

Passport record 19.7.1905 to USA

b.1881

Occupation in Finland: Lodger, single

Passenger record 22.7.1905

From Hanko on Urania, age 23 years

Plans to continue 28.7.1905 on Republic, White Star Line

Destination: Ashtabula OH

Boston passenger lists

Sails from Liverpool on Republic 28.7.1905 and arrives in Boston 5.8.1905. Going to friend Vilho Jokinen, Box 92, Ashtabula OH.

Personal information: Emil Sulkava, 23 years. Married laborer from Parkano. Has not been in the US before. Has 16 dollars.

US Census 18.4.1910

Emil Sulkava 28 years, single, no occupation but is working at the moment. Unemployed for 22 weeks in 1909. Lives as a boarder in 8 Market Street, Ashtabula OH. Emigrated 1905. Does not speak English but can read and write Finnish. 
 

Sulkava Hilda Maria Hermannintytär

Parkano church records

b.28.12.1889 Parkano

Parents: Herman Viktor Heikinpoika Sulkava b.18.7.1855 Parkano and Anna Eufrosyyne Nikodemuksentytär b.25.6.1854 Parkano

Boston passenger lists

Sails from Liverpool 6.2.1906 on Ivernia and arrives in Boston 15.2.1906. Going to brother John Jokinen, Box 121, Ashtabula Harbor OH.

Personal information: Hilda Sulkava, 17 years, single servant from Parkano. Has not been in the US before. Has 10 dollars.
 

Sulkava Johan Henrik Kristianinpoika

Parkano church records

b.22.6.1879 Parkano

Parents: Kristian and Anna Eufrosyyne Nikodemuksentytär b.25.6.1854 Parkano d. 5.2.1900 Parkano

Pastor´s certificate for a passport to America 27.3.1899
 

Sulkava Wilhelm Kristianinpoika aka Wille

Parkano church records

b.2.6.1876 Parkano

Parents: Kristian and Anna Eufrosyyne Nikodemuksentytär b.25.6.1854 Parkano d. 5.2.1900 Parkano

Pastor´s certificate for a passport to America 30.3.1899.

New York passenger lists

Sails from Liverpool on Majestic 19.4.1899 and arrives in New York 27.4.1899. Going to Ironwood MI. Names no contact person

Personal information: Wille Sulkava, 23 years. Single laborer from Parkano. Has paid his own ticket and now has 30 dollars. Not in the US before.
 

Sulo Vilhelm Juhanpoika (Wilhelm Johansson)

Passport record 7.11.1902 to USA

b.1870

Occupation in Finland: Cottager, married. Wife and 4 children stay in Finland

Passenger record from Finland not found


Suojanen Toivo Simon

Passport record 17.2.1905 to USA

b.1885

Occupation in Finland: Farm worker, single

Passenger record 22.2.1905

From Hanko on Polaris, age 20 years

Plans to continue 28.2.1905 on Saxonia, Cunard Line

Destination: Worcester MA
 

Suomela Sirkri Hegar?

Atlantic ports passenger lists

Sails from Liverpool on Megantic 19.11.1919 and arrives in Portland, Maine 28.11.1919. Going to father Arvo Suomela, 865 6th St, International Falls MN. Apparently travelling with Eufrosyyne Helin and her children

Personal information. Sirkri Hegar Suomela, 10 years, female child from Parkano. Able to read and write Finnish. Father has paid the ticket, she has no money. Nearest relative in Finland grandmother Mina Kautti, Parkano. Born in Parkano
 

Suominen Juha (Johan)

Parkano church records

b.19.6.1872

Wife: Maria Eufrosyyne Davidintytär Perkiömäki b.12.4.1870 Parkano

Children: Johan Emil b.7.4.1900 Parkano

Passport record 13.2.1903

b.1872

Occupation in Finland: Tenant farmer, single

Passenger record 4.3.1903

From Kristiinankaupunki on Arcturus, age 30 years

Plans to continue 11.3.1903 on Cedric, White Star Line

Destination: Ely MN
 

Suoniemi Iivari Jaakonpoika

Passport record 7.7.1905 to USA

b.1888

Occupation in Finland: Tenant farmer´s son, single

Passenger record 12.7.1905

From Hanko on Polaris, age 17 years

Plans to continue 18.7.1905 on Lake Erie, C.P.R. Line

Destination: Jack Fish ON Canada
 

Svensberg Julius Juhanpoika

Passport record 10.4.1905 to USA

b.1871

Occupation in Finland: Tenant farmer, single

Passenger record 12.4.1905

From Hanko on Urania, age 34 years

Plans to continue 21.4.1905 on Celtic, White Star Line

Destination: Monessen PA
 

Söderholm Johannes Konstantin

Passport record abroad 6.5.1893

Occupation in Finland: Seaman

Passenger record from Finland not found

Latest update 6th Jan 2013

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