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Caption from the document: "THIS FAMILY TREE WAS RECORDED BY CHUKREY NASR HATEM UNTIL 1918 AND WAS COLLECTED FROM ALL THE COUNTRIES AND FINISHED UNTIL 1970 BY EMILE JOSEPH HATEM"
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This letter certifies Eva Baddour's baptism date as February 15, 1899 in St. Romane's Church, Hammana, Syria. It was signed by Rev. Elias Hadshety on October 8, 1915.
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A letter, from Rev., Elias Zaytoun of Kinston, NC, sent on September 18, 1922. It confirms that Marie Hatem was born on June 15, 1906 in Hammana, Lebanon, at the Maronite St. Mary Church.
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Contract for transportation by sea by the Transatlantic General Company out of Marseille issued on April 4,1914. Sabooha F. Hatem was 33 year old Syrian woman and was travelling to New York with three children: Habib, who was 17, and Elase and Najle…
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A personal testimony by Joseph Nassif of Dover, New Hampshire, given on May 13, 1912. It translates the Arrabic letter sent to certiffy Jadoun Hatem's age. Nassif testifies that that Jdou [Jadoun] Hatem was baptized on May 8, 1896 in Hammana,…
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A personal statement by Joseph Norsiff of Dover, New Hampshire, stating that Najeb E. Mansur was born November 17, 1895 and was christened at th e same time in Hamana Lebanon. The letter is typewritten, signed by both Norsiff and the State of New…
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A brief history of the St. Elias Maronite Church located in Roanoke, Virginia, written by Loretta Saleeba Jolley. The history includes accounts of some of the earliest Lebanese immigrants, including Father Rabil, an ancestor of Matt Kannan. It covers…
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A letter from Rev. Moses Bohider certifying that Elias Nasser was born in Mt. Lebanon on May 12, 1896 and baptized June 18, 1896. The letter was sent from Hammana, Lebanon, on October 18, 1920.
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Permission of travel document issued on May 3, 1920. The front of the document states that Louis Bou-Sarhal was 21, a resident of Hammana, Lebanon, was travelling to the United States, and his father's name was Boutros Bou-Surrhal. The back lists…
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(4 pages) This item includes a Certificate of Arrival, Declaration of Intention, and successful Petition for Naturalization (2 pages).
aad, nassif george_ocr_wm.pdf

(4 pages) This item includes a Certificate of Arrival, Declaration of Intention, and successful Petition for Naturalization (2 pages).

Note: Unfortunately, the Certificate of Arrival was not formally copied when the microfilm images were…
befarah, jimmie eade_ocr_wm.pdf

(3 pages) This item includes a Declaration of Intention and successful Petition for Naturalization (2 pages).
george, latfalla_ocr_wm.pdf

(4 pages) This item includes a Certificate of Arrival, Declaration of Intention, and successful Petition for Naturalization (2 pages).
hakim, nagib joseph_ocr_wm.pdf

(4 pages) This item includes a Declaration of Intention, successful Petition for Naturalization (2 pages), and letter correcting an error in documentation.
hatem, adeeb khalil_ocr_wm.pdf

(7 pages) This item includes a voided Petition for Naturalization (2 pages), a letter stating the intention to refile the petition, a failed Petition for Naturalization (2 pages), a letter requesting more documentation, and a letter inquiring about…
hatem, elias nassar_ocr_wm.pdf

(3 pages) This item includes a Declaration of Intention and successful Petition for Naturalization (2 pages).
hatem, joseph milhem_ocr_wm.pdf
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