Maria Ajar Immigration Record

Title

Maria Ajar Immigration Record

Description

This immigration record was produced at Ellis Island on December 26, 1911, sent to Bernard M. Sheridan, Superintendent of Schools in Lawrence, MA, and signed by Acting Commissioner Byron Hall. It confirms Maria Ajar's arrival in the United States on December 5, 1911. It provides further information about Maria, including her age, 16, her occupation, "domestic," and the fact that she was literate and traveling with her sister to join their brother in Lawrence, Massachusetts. It also indicates that they traveled on the S.S. Chicago on the French Line and were recorded on Manifest no. 16-2.

Publisher

Moise A. Khayrallah Center for Lebanese Diaspora Studies

Contributor

Rights

The donor retains full ownership of any copyright and rights currently controlled. Nonexclusive right to authorize uses of these materials for non-commercial research, scholarly, or other educational purposes are granted to Khayrallah Center pursuant to U.S. Copyright Law. Usage of the materials for these purposes must be fully credited with the source. The user assumes full responsibility for any use of the materials.

Format

Text/pdf

Language

Type

Text

Identifier

LPL_BRR_AjarMaria001

Coverage

Ellis Island, New York

Files

https://lebanesestudies.omeka.chass.ncsu.edu/uploads/GR0007/LPL_BRR_AjarMaria001.pdf

Citation

United States Department of Commerce and Labor and Immigration Service, “Maria Ajar Immigration Record,” Moise A. Khayrallah Center for Lebanese Diaspora Studies Archive, accessed May 20, 2024, https://lebanesestudies.omeka.chass.ncsu.edu/items/show/79015.