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Ylikirjanen Hiski aka Hiskias

Parkano church records

b.30.9.1879 Parkano, Sydänmaa village, Ylikirjanen farm

Parents: Manasse Hiskiaanpoika Ylikirjanen b.28.6.1851 Parkano and Maria Vilhelmiina Juhantytär Mansikka b.5.6.1841 Parkano

Pastor´s certificate for a passport to America 2.11.1901

Passport record 1901 to America

b.1879

Occupation in Finland: Farmer´s son, single

Passenger record 16.11.1901

From Hanko on Polaris, age 26 years

Plans to continue 21.11.1901 from Liverpool on Ionian, Allan Line

Destination: Sault Ste Marie MI

Border crossings from Canada

Sails from Liverpool on Ionian 21.11.1901 and arrives in Halifax 29.11.1901. Enter the US from Canada.

Personal information: Single laborer from Finland, age 26 years. Going to Sault Ste. Marie MI to brother Johan, has 600 dollars with him. Expects to find employment in Sault Ste. Marie
 

Ylikirjanen Manasse Manassenpoika

Parkano church records

b.16.2.1874 Parkano, Sydänmaa village, Ylikirjanen farm

Parents: Manasse Hiskiaanpoika Ylikirjanen b.28.6.1851 Parkano and Maria Vilhelmiina Juhantytär Mansikka b.5.6.1841 Parkano

Pastor´s certificate for a passport to America 21.4.1899
 

Ylikirjanen Nestor Manassenpoika (Manassesson)

Parkano church records

b.23.6.1877 Parkano, Sydänmaa village, Ylikirjanen farm

Parents: Manasse Hiskiaanpoika Ylikirjanen b.28.6.1851 Parkano and Maria Vilhelmiina Juhantytär Mansikka b.5.6.1841 Parkano

Pastor´s certificate for a passport to America 1.2.1899

Passport record 25.4.1902 to USA (Nestor Mosesson Ylikirjonen)

b.1877

Occupation in Finland: Farmer´s son

Passenger record 26.4.1902

From Hanko on Arcturus, age 25 years

Plans to continue on Allan Line

Destination: Sault Ste Marie MI

Border crossings from Canada

Sails from Liverpool on Corinthian 3.5.1902 and arrives in Halifax 12.5.1902. Going to a relative ??? Ylikirjanen (bad handwriting in manifest!) in Sault Ste Marie MI. Nestor is travelling with Isak Hakomäki and Nestor Koskinen from the same village, Sydänmaa.

Personal information: Nestor Ylikirjanen, 25 years, single laborer, last residence unclear (bad handwriting again!). Has not been in the US before.
 

Ylikirjanen Viktor Manassenpoika

Parkano church records

b.17.4.1883 Parkano, Sydänmaa village, Ylikirjanen farm

Parents: Manasse Hiskiaanpoika Ylikirjanen b.28.6.1851 Parkano and Maria Vilhelmiina Juhantytär Mansikka b.5.6.1841 Parkano

Pastor´s certificate for a passport to America 19.1.1901

Passport record 1901 to America

b.1883

Occupation in Finland: Farmer´s son, single

Passenger record 16.2.1901

From Hanko on Polaris, age 18 years

Plans to continue 23.1.1902 on Nurmidian, Allan Line

Portland passenger records

Sails from Liverpool 23.2.1901 on Numidian and arrives in Portland ME 18.3.1901

Viktor Y.Kirjanen, 18 years, single laborer from Finland.

Going to brother in Sault Ste Marie MI. Has not been in the US before
 

Yliknuutila Juha Wilho aka Wilhelm Jalmarinpoika

Parkano church records

b.4.7.1890 Parkano

Parents: Farmer Jalmari Joonanpoika Knuuttila, Yliknuuttila b.16.1.1868 Parkano and Aurora Johanna Juhantytär b.3.11.1870 Parkano. Married 29.12.1887

Passenger record 20.1.1909

From Hanko on Titania, age 18 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 Wiktor Rintala, Fitchburg MA.

Personal information: Wilhelm Yliknuutila, 18 years, single laborer from Parkano. Can read and write. Nearest relative in Finland father Jalmari Yliknuutila, Kihniönkylä Parkano. Wilhelm has paid his own ticket and has 10 dollars. He is 5ft 9 inch, has light skin, black hair and grey eyes.
 

Ylikoski Frans Juhanpoika

Parkano church records

b. 1.10.1874 Ikaalinen

Wife: Greta Liisa Juhantytär b. 20.4.1873 Jalasjärvi

Passenger record 22.3.1902

From Hanko on Polaris, age 27 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 6.2.1902. Going to friend Henry Wuori, Hancock MI

Personal information: Frans Ylikoski, 27 years, married laborer from Parkano. Has paid his own ticket and now has 10 dollars. Has not been in the US before.
 

Ylikovanen aka Lähdet Gerhard Tituksenpoika

Parkano church records

b.26.12.1851 Parkano Kihniö village Lähdet farm

Parents: Tiitus Kallenpoika Lähdet b. 31.12.1820 Parkano d. 6.2.1856 Parkano ja Maria Juhontytär Kivistö b. 8.2.1821 Parkano

Passport record 3.9.1902 to USA

b.1851

Occupation in Finland: Lodger, single

Passenger record 6.9.1902

From Hanko on Polaris, age 50 years

Plans to continue on Cunard Line

Destination: East Tawas MI
 

Ylikuusijärvi aka Kuusijärvi Amanda Jaakontytär

Parkano church records

b. 30.9.1875 Kankaanpää

Husband: Iisak Malakiaanpoika Sälliluoma, Ylikuusijärvi b. 28.3.1870 Kankaanpää. Married 31.8.1898

Children: Maria Sofia b. 14.3.1901 and Olga Pauliina b. 7.4.1902, both born in Parkano

Has emigrated to America

Declared dead 21.9.1977, date of death 1.1.1977

Passenger record 30.10.1907 (Amanda Ylikuusijärvi)

From Hanko on Arcturus, age 32 years

Plans to continue 8.11.1907 on Virginia, Allan Line. Destination Buhl MN. Travelling with daughter Olga Ylikuusijärvi
 

Ylikuusijärvi aka Kuusijärvi aka Järvi aka Lake Anselm Juhonpoika

Parkano church records

b.11.12.1880 Parkano Sydänmaa village Ylikuusijärvi farm d.2.3.1918 USA Michigan Crystal Falls

Parents: Juho Kustaa Juhonpoika Ylikuusijärvi b.15.8.1845 Parkano d. 15.10.1922 Parkano and Amanda Maria Matintytär Vanhatalo b.7.12.1844 Ikaalinen

Wife: Toini Aliina Palmgren b.23.4.1895 Karijoki d.1990 USA Michigan. Married 2.4.1915 in Crystal Falls MI

Pastor´s certificate for a passport to America (99?)

Declared dead 21.9.1977, date of death 1.1.1977

Passport record 1900 to America

b.1880

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

A descendant in the USA is looking for living relatives in Finland! Please, contact me!


Ylikuusijärvi aka Sälliluoma Iisak Malakiaanpoika

Parkano church records

b. 28.3.1870 Kankaanpää

Wife: Amanda Jaakontytär b. 30.9.1875 Kankaanpää. Married 31.8.1898

Children: See Amanda Ylikuusijärvi

Declared dead 21.9.1977, date of death 1.1.1977

New York passenger lists

Sails from Southampton on St.Paul 10.3.1906 and arrives in New York 19.3.1906. Going to sister Sofia Kapyla, c/o Mrs Bäck, 18 Clarendon Place, Bloomfield NJ

Personal information: Isak Ylikuusijärvi, 35 years, married laborer from Parkano. Able to read and write. Has paid his own ticket and now has 30 dollars. Not in the US before
 

Ylikuusijärvi aka Korkeakoski Juho Kustaa Juhonpoika (Johan Gustaf Johansson)

Parkano church records

b.21.12.1870 Parkano Sydänmaa village Ylikuusijärvi farm d. 9.1.1908 Jämijärvi Sydänmaa village Korkeakoski farm

Parents: Juho Kustaa Juhonpoika Ylikuusijärvi b.15.8.1845 Parkano d. 15.10.1922 Parkano and Amanda Maria Matintytär Vanhatalo b.7.12.1844 Ikaalinen

Wife: Emma Kaarlentytär b.26.4.1880 Parkano d. 26.7.1944. Had at least 5 daughters

Passport record 1900 to America

b.1870

Occupation in Finland: Farmer, married. Wife and 1 child stay in Finland

Passenger record 17.2.1900

From Hanko on Arcturus, age 30 years

Plans to continue on Allan Line

Destination: Eveleth MN

Has returned to Parkano and later moved to Jämijärvi. surname changed to Korkeakoski


Ylikuusijärvi Johan

Passport record 1901 to America

b.1871

Occupation in Finland: Farmer, married. Wife and 1 child stay in Finland

Passenger record from Finland not found


Ylikuusijärvi Juho Kustaa Juhonpoika (Johan Gustaf Johansson)

Parkano church records

b.15.8.1845 Parkano Sydänmaa village Ylikuusijärvi farm d.15.10.1922 Parkano Sydänmaa village Ylikuusijärvi farm

Parents: Juho Kustaa Matinpoika Ylikuusijärvi b.24.1.1821 Ikaalinen Sydänmaa village Ylikuusijärvi farm and Ulriikka Erkintytär Hirvikoski b.4.4.1823 Kankaanpää Hirvikoski farm d.8.4.1897 Parkano Sydänmaa village Ylikuusijärvi farm

Passport record 25.4.1899 abroad

Occupation in Finland: Farmer

Passenger record 29.4.1899

From Hanko on Polaris, age 48 years

Plans to continue on Allan Line

Destination: Quebec PQ Canada

Has returned to Parkano


Ylikuusijärvi Joosef Juhonpoika

Parkano church records

b.30.11.1883 Parkano Sydänmaa village Ylikuusijärvi farm

Parents: Juho Kustaa Juhonpoika Ylikuusijärvi b.15.8.1845 Parkano d. 15.10.1922 Parkano and Amanda Maria Matintytär Vanhatalo b.7.12.1844 Ikaalinen

Pastor´s certificate for a passport to America 11.6.1906

Pastor´s certificate for a passport to America (second time) 15.7.1914. Has lived in Porcupine ON Canada

Returned to Finland 1938, has moved to Juupajoki

Passport record 21.6.1906 to USA

b.1883

Occupation in Finland: Farmer´s son, single

Passenger record 23.6.1906

From Hanko on Urania, age 23 years

Plans to continue 28.6.1906 on Tunisian, Allan Line

Destination: Millers IN
 

Ylikuusijärvi aka Järvi Konstantin Juhonpoika

Parkano church records

b.1.2.1878 Parkano Sydänmaa village Ylikuusijärvi farm d. 21.11.1945

Parents: Juho Kustaa Juhonpoika Ylikuusijärvi b.15.8.1845 Parkano d. 15.10.1922 Parkano and Amanda Maria Matintytär Vanhatalo b.7.12.1844 Ikaalinen

Passport record 26.5.1902 to USA

From Hanko on Virgo, age 23 years

Plans to continue on Allan Line

Destination: Quebec PQ Canada

Pastor´s certificate for  a passport to America 17.5.1902.

Has gone by the name Järvi
 

Ylikuusijärvi Nestori

Parkano church records

b.1.7.1875 Parkano Sydänmaa village, Ylikuusijärvi farm

Parents: Juho Kustaa Ullanpoika Ylikuusijärvi b.15.8.1845 Parkano and Amanda Maria Matintytär Vanhatalo b.7.12.1844 Ikaalinen

According to Parkano church books, has emigrated to America, year not known. Has returned to Parkano 1908.
 

Ylikuusijärvi Olga Pauliina Iisakintytär

Parkano church records

b. 1902 Parkano

Parents: Iisak Malakiaanpoika Sälliluoma, Ylikuusijärvi b. 28.3.1870 Kankaanpää and Amanda Jaakontytär b. 30.9.1875 Kankaanpää

Has emigrated to America

Passenger record 30.10.1907 (Olga Ylikuusijärvi)

From Hanko on Arcturus, age 5 years

Plans to continue 8.11.1907 on Virginia, Allan Line. Destination Buhl MN. Travelling with mother Amanda Ylikuusijärvi
 

Ylikuusijärvi aka Vähätalo Selma Taavetintytär

Parkano church records

b. 21.12.1891 Parkano

Parents: David Sefanianpoika Vähätalo b. 1.12.1856 Parkano and Albertina Kustaantytär Ketola b. 29.1.1861 Parkano d. 21.4.1900 Parkano

Pastor´s certificate for a passport to America 24.9.1912. According to Parkano church books, has travelled 1913

Passport record 3.9.1912 to America

b.1891

Occupation in Finland: Farmer´s daughter, single

Passenger record from Finland not found


Yli-Kuusijärvi aka Vähätalo aka Lindbom Vilhelmiina Sofia Taavetintytär

Parkano church records

b. 12.10.1889 Parkano d. 1964

Parents: David Sefanianpoika Vähätalo b. 1.12.1856 Parkano and Albertiina Kustaantytär Ketola b. 29.1.1861 Parkano d. 21.4.1900 Parkano

Pastor´s certificate for a passport to America 2.5.1929

Has lived as Minnie Lindbom in Osage MN
 

Ylilammi aka Ylilammentausta Adam Viktor Antinpoika (Andersson)

Parkano church records

b.5.12.1868 Parkano Linnankylä village Ylilammentausta farm

Parents: Antti Antinpoika Ylilammentausta b.5.1.1837 Parkano and Anna Kreetta Juhontytär Linna b.14.10.1839 Parkano

Passport record 24.1.1893 abroad

Occupation in Finland: Farmer´s son

Passenger record from Finland not found

Has returned to Finland and emigrates again 1911

Passenger record 11.10.1911

From Hanko on Titania, age 42 years.

Plans to continue on Cymric, White Star Line 17.10.1911.

Destination: Worcester MA

Boston passenger records

Sails from Liverpool 17.10.1911 on Cymric, arrives in Boston Oct 1911.  Going to friend Nestori Marttila, Box 21 Worcester MA.

Personal information: Ylilammi Adam, 42 years, single farmer from Finland. Nearest relative in Finland sister Emma Ylilammi, Linnankylä village Parkano. According to the manifest has not been in the US before
 

Ylinevala aka Taipalus Herman Walentin Juhanpoika

Parkano church records

b.3.8.1879 Parkano

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

Works as a farm worker in Ylinevala farm when he gets a pastor´s certificate for a passport to America 10.1.1900

Passport record 1900 to America

b.1879

Occupation in Finland: Farm worker, single

Passenger record from Finland not found


Yli-Pentti aka Pentti Viktor Kustaanpoika

Passport record 7.4.1905 to USA

b.1878

Occupation in Finland: Farmer´s son, single

Passenger record 12.4.1905

From Hanko on Urania, age 26 years

Plans to continue on Teutonic, White Star Line 19.4.1905

Destination: Clifford WI

New York passenger lists

Sails from Liverpool 19.4.1905 on Teutonic and arrives in New York 28.4.1905.  Going to friend Efraim Heinonen, Box 32 Clifford WI

Personal information: Viktor Pentti, 26 years. Last residence Lartxia????
 

Ylirönni Arvo Nikodemuksenpoika

Parkano church records

b.19.5.1899 Parkano

Parents: Nikodemus Iisakinpoika Kuoppasalmi, Ylirönni b.3.6.1864 Ikaalinen and Eeva Davidintytär Ylirönni b.17.7.1864

Passenger record 10.2.1926

From Hanko on Arcturus, age 26 years

Plans to continue 19.2.1926 on Metagama, C.P.O.S. Line. Destination St. John NB Canada

Canadian passenger records

Sails on Metagama and arrives in St.John 28.2.1926. Age 26 years, nationality Finnish.
 

Ylirönni Nikodemus Iisakinpoika

Parkano church records

b.3.6.1864 Ikaalinen

Parents: Iisak Emmanuelinpoika Kuoppasalmi and Ester Juhantytär

Wife: Eeva Davidintytär Ylirönni b.17.7.1864 Parkano. Married 27.12.1884

Children: Johannes b.14.6.1885, Vilhelmiina b.10.9.1886, Selm b.27.11.1888, Emma b.30.3.1892, Viktor b.8.11.1894, Iivar Nikodemus b.19.1.1897, Arvo b.19.5.1899 and Vilhelm b.27.3.1901. All children born in Parkano

Passport record Apr 1902 to America (Nikodemus Yliränni)

b.1864

Occupation in Finland: Tenant farmer´s son-in-law, married. Wife and 7 children stay in Finland

Passenger record 19.4.1902

From Hanko on Polaris. Name recorded Nicodemus Rönn, 37 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 A.Kivinen, Worcester MA

Personal information: Nicodemus Rönn, 37 years, married laborer from Parkano. Has not been in the US before. Has 30 dollars.
 

Ylirönni Selim Nikodemuksenpoika

Parkano church records

b.27.11.1888 Parkano

Parents: Nikodemus Iisakinpoika Kuoppasalmi, Ylirönni b.3.6.1864 Ikaalinen and Eeva Davidintytär Ylirönni b.17.7.1864

Passenger record 11.5.1907

From Hanko on Astraea, age 16 years

Plans to continue on Lucania, Cunard Line. Destination: California MO

New York passenger lists

Sails from Liverpool on Lucania 18.5.1907 and arrives in New York 25.5.1907. Going to uncle Johan Wälimäki, 202 3.St Eureka, California MO

Personal information: Selim Ylirönni, 16 years, single laborer from Parkano. Able to read and write. Has paid his own ticket and has 10 dollars. Selim has not been in the US before. He is 5 ft 11 in, has light skin, brown hair and grey eyes. Born in Parkano

Passenger record 18.1.1913

From Hanko on Astraea, age 24 years

Plans to continue  25.1.1913 on Cameronia, Cunard Line. Destination New York NY

New York passenger lists

Sails from Glasgow on Cameronia 25.1.1913 and arrives in New York 3.2.1913. Going to Johan Walimaki, 245 East 33rd St, New York NY

Personal information: Selim Ylironni, 24 years, single laborer from Parkano. Able to read and write. Has paid his own ticket and has 25 dollars. Selim has lived in San Francisco CA 1907-1910. He is 6 ft, has light skin, brown hair and blue eyes
 

Ylisalomäki aka Salomäki aka Westerberg Hilma Susanna Augustintytär

Parkano church records

b.9.1.1880 Jalasjärvi

Comes to Parkano from Jalasjärvi 1897, to live as a foster daughter in the farm of Ylisalomäki in Kankari village

Pastor´s certificate for a passport to America 13.1.1900

Passport record Jan 1900 to America

b.1882

Occupation in Finland: Farmer´s foster daughter, single

Passenger record from Finland not found

New York passenger lists

Sails from Christiansand 25.1.1900 on S/S Island. Arrives in New York 10.2.1900. Going to New York NY

Personal information: Hilma Salomäki, 18 years, servant from Finland
 

Ylisalomäki aka Salomäki Verner Juhanpoika

Parkano church records

b.27.1.1879 Parkano

Parents: Tenant farmer Johan Efraim Mikonpoika Salomäki, Ylisalomäki b.27.2.1837 Parkano and Ida Sofia Mikontytär Asumaniemi b.28.6.1835 Parkano. Married 4.11.1860 Parkano

Passport record 1900 to America

b.1879

Occupation in Finland: Farmer´s son, single

Passenger record 31.3.1900

From Hanko on Astraea, age 20 years

Plans to continue on Cunard Line

Destination: Hurley WI

US Census 1900 Wisconsin Iron Vaughn

Verner Salomäki 21 years, boarder, b Jan 1879, single. Immigration 19.2.1900, alien. Occupation: Trammer in saw mill. Living in the same address: Herman Salomäki 21 years, boarder, b.Sept 1878, single. Immigration 12.2.1900, alien. Trammer in saw mill.
 

Ylivatula aka Huutoniemi Joosef Joosefinpoika

Parkano church record

b.13.8.1847 Parkano

Wife: Katariina Iisakintytär b.12.3.1851 Parkano

Children: Nikodemus b.22.5.1875, Gerhard b.18.7.1877, Josef b.21.3.1879, Julius Viktor b.19.10.1881, Stefanus b.20.12.1883, Otto b.3.4.1886, Olga b.8.5.1888, Emilia b.31.8.1893 and Maria b.20.3.1892. All children born in Parkano

Pastor´s certificate for a passport to America 13.4.1899
 

Ylivatula Nikodemus Joosepinpoika

Parkano church records

b.22.5.1875 Parkano

Parents: Farmer Joosef Joosefinpoika Huutoniemi, Ylivatula b.13.8.1847 Parkano and Katariina Iisakintytär b.12.3.1851 Parkano

Wife: Hilma Aleksiina Aleksintytär b.26.11.1876 Parkano. Married 20.12.1897

Children: Aino Aleksandra b.26.4.1898 Parkano and Olga Katriina b.2.12.1899 Parkano

Passenger record 10.1.1906

From Hanko on Arcturus, age 30 years

Plans to continue 20.1.1906 on Campania, Cunard Line. Destination Boston MA
 

Ylli Martti Salomo Erlandinpoika

Parkano church records

b. 1905 Parkano
Parents: Tenant farmer Erland Evert Salomoninpoika Leppä, Ylli b. 7.8.1877 Parkano and Aino Matintytär b. 2.7.1879 Parkano

Pastor´s certificate for a passport to Canada 18.5.1926.

Returned to Parkano 1932
 

Yrttimaa aka Kujala Nikodemus Matinpoika (Mattsson)

Parkano church records

b.28.3.1955 Peräseinäjoki

Wife: Maria Juhantytär b.5.2.1855 Parkano

Children: Aleksandra Maria (Rantaviita) b.20.2.1879, Amalia b.6.6.1883, Emilia Serafia b.29.9.1885, Herman Arvid b.12.7.1890. Anselm Josef b.22.12.1892, Laina Hilja b.26.2.1894, Helmi Aino b.26.2.1897 and Katri Anniina b.16.7.1899.  All children born in Parkano

Passport record 1.7.1902 to USA

b.1885 ( a bit young to have 7 children!)

Occupation in Finland: Cottager, married. Wife and 7 children remain in Finland

Passenger record 5.7.1902

From Hanko on Arcturus, age 47 years

Plans to continue on Anchor Line

Destination: Waukegan IL

 


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Latest update 24th Oct 2010
 
Surnames on this page:

Ylikirjanen

Yliknuutila

Ylikovanen (Lähdet)

Ylikuusijärvi (see also Kuusijärvi, Korkeakoski)

Ylilammentausta

Ylilammi

Ylinevala (Taipalus)

Yli-Pentti (Pentti)

Yliränni

Ylisalomäki (Salomäki. See also Piikkilä!)

Ylivatula (see also Huutoniemi!)

Yrttimaa (see also Rantaviita!)