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Subject: Re: Emigrants to Philadelphia
Date: 16 Jan 2005 16:01:56 GMT
>Subject: Emigrants to Philadelphia
>Date: 1/14/2005 3:26 PM Eastern Standard Time
>I am trying to trace two relatives who went to Philadelphia in the early
>1900's - could have been from Ireland or Scotland - I had looked at the
>Ellis Island site with no results.
You need to get the death certificates for the two individual. After 1900
there was a lot more information including the place born and the parents.
That information was gathered for close relatives usually so it would be more
accurate than most documents.