Monday, May 3, 2010

List or Manifest of Alien Passengers for the US... (1908)

List or Manifest of Alien Passengers for the United States Immigration Officer at Port of Arrival. Königin Luise (17 Apr 1908). Images courtesy of

Name: Felice Bacigalupo
Age: 27
Sex: Male
Married or Single: M
Occupation: Farmer
Able to Read/Write: Yes/Yes
Nationality/Race or People: Italy/Northern
Last Permanent Residence: Tribogna, Genova
Name and Address of nearest relative or friend: His uncle Luigi Bacigalupo, Tribogna, Genova
Final Destination: St. Paul, Min.
Whether having a ticket to final destination: Yes
By whom was passage paid: Himself
Whether in possession of $50, and if less how much: $40 100
Whether ever before in the United States: and if so, when and where: 1903/1907
Whether going to join a relative or friend: and if so,... name and address: His father Bacigalupo, Giacomo, No. 161 Wester Centro Ave., S Paul 166 Western Central Ave.
Ever in prison: No
Whether a Polygamist: No
Whether an Anarchist: No
Whether coming by reason of any labor in the United States: No
Condition of Health, Mental and Physical: Good
Deformed or Crippled: No
Height: 5'10"
Complexion: Fair
Hair: Brown
Eyes: Brown
Marks of Identification: Blank
Place of Birth: Genova, Neirone

The information for Felice's wife, Maria, is identical except for the following:

Name (wife): Maria Bacigalupo
Age: 20
Sex: Female
Whether ever before in the United States, and if so, where and when: Blank
Height: 5'5"

So, not only does this document provide us with information about Maria, it further provides his father's name and address in St. Paul.

Source Citation: Year: 1908; Microfilm serial: T715; Microfilm roll: T715_1094; Lines: 5-6; Page Numbers: 29-30.
Source Information: New York Passenger Lists, 1820-1957 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Operations, Inc., 2006. Original data: Passenger and Crew Lists of Vessels Arriving at New York, New York, 1897-1957; (National Archives Microfilm Publication T715, 8892 rolls); Records of the Immigration and Naturalization Service; National Archives, Washington, D.C.

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Click image to see Felice "Bairgalupo's" record at Ellis Island.


voxdoc said...

The Ellis Island website has since corrected the spelling for Felice and Maria Bacigalupo's record.

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