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Name:  Sanders, William Edgar

 

Birth Date:  02 Nov 1870

 

Birthplace:  Bussey, Iowa

 

Name of Father:  not given

 

Date of Emigration:  NA

 

Height:  5' 10" [178cm]

 

Eye Color:  Blue

 

Hair Color:  Brown

 

Permanent Address:  Alta, Iowa

 

Departure Date:  1907

 

Purpose of Trip:  not stated

 

 

 

Name:  Schafer, Anna

 

Birth Date:  27 May 1863

 

Birthplace:  Hanover, Germany

 

Name of Father:  not given

 

Date of Emigration:  14 Nov 1890

 

Height:  5' 5" [165cm]

 

Eye Color:  Gray

 

Hair Color:  Light

 

Permanent Address:  Storm Lake, Iowa

 

Departure Date:  1905

 

Purpose of Trip:  not stated

 

 

Name:  Schafer, Louis

 

Birth Date:  29 Dec 1856

 

Birthplace:  Rockenhausen, Rheinpfalz, Germany

 

Name of Father:  not given

 

Date of Emigration:  20 Apr 1870

 

Height:  5' 5" [165cm]

 

Eye Color:  Gray

 

Hair Color:  Light

 

Permanent Address:  Storm Lake, Iowa

 

Departure Date:  1905

 

Purpose of Trip:  not stated

 

 

Name:  Schonstedt, John

 

Birth Date:  13 May 1889

 

Birthplace:  Embro, Sweden

 

Name of Father:  Schonstedt, Andrew

 

Date of Emigration:  17 Mar 1911

 

Height:  ~

 

Eye Color:  ~

 

Hair Color:  ~

 

Permanent Address:  Albert City, Iowa

 

Departure Date:  09 Dec 1920

 

Purpose of Trip:  Visit aged parents in Sweden

 

 

 

Name:  Share, Frederick Joseph

 

Birth Date:  Dec. 31, 1903

 

Birthplace:  Normanton, Yorkshire, England

 

Name of Father:  Share, John Joseph

 

Date of Emigration:  29 Aug 1911

 

Height:  5' 4" [163cm]

 

Eye Color:  Dk. Gray

 

Hair Color:  Dk. Brown

 

Permanent Address:  Newell, Iowa

 

Departure Date:  11 May 1920

 

Purpose of Trip:  Accompany parents to England

 

 

Name:  Share, Joseph John

 

Birth Date:  18 Apr 1877

 

Birthplace:  Danesmoor, Derbyshire, England

 

Name of Father:  Share, Joseph

 

Date of Emigration:  29 Aug 1911

 

Height:  5' 4" [163cm]

 

Eye Color:  Dk. Gray

 

Hair Color:  Dk. Brown

 

Permanent Address:  Newell, Iowa

 

Departure Date:  11 May 1920

 

Purpose of Trip:  Visit aged parents in England

 

 

 

Name:  Sievers, Wilhelmine

 

Birth Date:  20 Sep 1872

 

Birthplace:  Hiethausen, (Harthausen?) Germany

 

Name of Father:  not given

 

Date of Emigration:  01 Nov 1890

 

Height:  5' 5" [165cm]

 

Eye Color:  Blue

 

Hair Color:  Gray

 

Permanent Address:  Newell, Iowa

 

Departure Date:  22 Apr 1924

 

Purpose of Trip:  Visit relatives in Germany and travel in Europe

 

 

Name:  Simonsen, Niels Kristian H.

 

Birth Date:  26 Nov 1892

 

Birthplace:  Nibe, Denmark

 

Name of Father:  not given

 

Date of Emigration:  05 Feb 1916

 

Height:  5' 10" [178cm]

 

Eye Color:  Gray

 

Hair Color:  Sandy

 

Permanent Address:  Newell, Iowa

 

Departure Date:  01 Dec 1921

 

Purpose of Trip:  Visit relatives in Denmark

 

 

Name:  Simonsmeir, Gustav

 

Birth Date:  03 Dec 1873

 

Birthplace:  Hohenhausen, Lippe, Germany

 

Name of Father:  not given

 

Date of Emigration:  16 Feb 1892

 

Height:  5' 6" [168cm]

 

Eye Color:  Blue

 

Hair Color:  Dark

 

Permanent Address:  Storm Lake, Iowa

 

Departure Date:  1912

 

Purpose of Trip:  not stated

 

 

 

Name:  Skewis, Charles

 

Birth Date:  23 Feb 1869

 

Birthplace:  Shullsburg, Wisconsin

 

Name of Father:  Skewis, James

 

Date of Emigration:  NA

 

Height:  6' 1" 185cm[]

 

Eye Color:  Brown

 

Hair Color:  Black/Gray

 

Permanent Address:  Storm Lake, Iowa

 

Departure Date:  01 Jun 1921

 

Purpose of Trip:  Attend Rotary convention in Scotland; Tour France and Belgium

 

 

Name:  Skewis, Jennie Rabling

 

Birth Date:  01 Dec 1873

 

Birthplace:  Shullsburg, Wisconsin

 

Name of Father:  Skewis, James

 

Date of Emigration:  NA

 

Height:  5' 4" [163cm]

 

Eye Color:  Brown

 

Hair Color:  Black/Gray

 

Permanent Address:  Storm Lake, Iowa

 

Departure Date:  01 Jun 1921

 

Purpose of Trip:  Attend Rotary convention in Scotland; Tour France and Belgium

 

 

Name:  Smith, Elleroy M.

 

Birth Date:  23 Jun 1888

 

Birthplace:  Minneapolis, Minnesota

 

Name of Father:  Smith, Rev. I. J.

 

Date of Emigration:  NA

 

Height:  6' [183cm]

 

Eye Color:  Brown

 

Hair Color:  Brown

 

Permanent Address:  Storm Lake, Iowa

 

Departure Date:  09 Sep 1916

 

Purpose of Trip:  Missionary work in China

 

 

 

Name:  Smith, James Neuton

 

Birth Date:  27 Oct 1892

 

Birthplace:  Sioux Rapids, Iowa

 

Name of Father:  Smith, J. N., Sr. Born Glasgow, Kentucky

 

Date of Emigration:  NA

 

Height:  5' 10" [178cm]

 

Eye Color:  Blue

 

Hair Color:  Light

 

Permanent Address:  Sioux Rapids, Iowa

 

Departure Date:  10 Jan 1921

 

Purpose of Trip:  Missionary work in Costa Rica

 

 

 

Name:  Snyder, Asa Barton

 

Birth Date:  Mar. 20, 1874

 

Birthplace:  Pleasanton, Kansas

 

Name of Father:  Snyder, Barton born Danville, Illinois

 

Date of Emigration:  NA

 

Height:  5' 10" [178cm]

 

Eye Color:  Blue

 

Hair Color:  Brown

 

Permanent Address:  Sioux Rapids, Iowa

 

Departure Date:  Jan 1920

 

Purpose of Trip:  Recreation in Havana, Cuba

 

 

 

Name:  Sondergaard, Hans Sorensen

 

Birth Date:  23 Jun 1861

 

Birthplace:  Styding, Germany

 

Name of Father:  not given

 

Date of Emigration:  04 Apr 1883

 

Height:  5' 9" [175cm]

 

Eye Color:  Gray

 

Hair Color:  Brown w/Gray

 

Permanent Address:  Newell, Iowa

 

Departure Date:  1907

 

Purpose of Trip:  not stated

 

 

 

Name:  Sorensen, Kristiane

 

Birth Date:  10 Nov 1863

 

Birthplace:  Malle, Denmark

 

Name of Father:  not given

 

Date of Emigration:  03 Aug 1881

 

Height:  5' 4" [163cm]

 

Eye Color:  Blue

 

Hair Color:  Gray

 

Permanent Address:  Newell, Iowa

 

Departure Date:  1923

 

Purpose of Trip:  Visit mother in Denmark

 

 

 

Name:  Steig, George

 

Birth Date:  27 Sep 1857

 

Birthplace:  Froeschwiller (Fr÷schweiler)[1], Germany

 

Name of Father:  not given

 

Date of Emigration:  15 Aug 1873

 

Height:  5' 6" [168cm]

 

Eye Color:  Blue

 

Hair Color:  Graying

 

Permanent Address:  Storm Lake, Iowa

 

Departure Date:  1901

 

Purpose of Trip:  not stated

[1] An Alsacian community located today in France.


 

Name:  Stock, Lewis W.

 

Birth Date:  10 Oct 1865

 

Birthplace:  Higham, Somersetshire, England

 

Name of Father:  not given

 

Date of Emigration:  Apr 1880

 

Height:  5' 7" [170cm]

 

Eye Color:  Blue

 

Hair Color:  Dark/Gray

 

Permanent Address:  Storm Lake, Iowa

 

Departure Date:  1901

 

Purpose of Trip:  not stated

 

 

 

 

 

 

Name:  Stock, Walter G.

 

Birth Date:  05 Dec 1866

 

Birthplace:  Somersetshire, England

 

Name of Father:  not given

 

Date of Emigration:  15 Apr 1878

 

Height:  5' 7" [170cm]

 

Eye Color:  Blue/Gray

 

Hair Color:  Dk. Brown

 

Permanent Address:  Storm Lake, Iowa

 

Departure Date:  1910

 

Purpose of Trip:  not stated

 

 

 

Name:  Sundholm, George

 

Birth Date:  25 Apr 1863

 

Birthplace:  Eksj÷, Sweden

 

Name of Father:  not given

 

Date of Emigration:  Mar 1880

 

Height:  5' 9" [175cm]

 

Eye Color:  Blue

 

Hair Color:  Scarce

 

Permanent Address:  Albert City, Iowa

 

Departure Date:  1920

 

Purpose of Trip:  Temporary residence in Sweden

 

 

 

Name:  Sutherland, Charles Vedder

 

Birth Date:  11 Jul 1886

 

Birthplace:  Chicago, Illinois

 

Name of Father:  Sutherland, Frank

 

Date of Emigration:  NA

 

Height:  6' [183cm]

 

Eye Color:  Blue

 

Hair Color:  Balding

 

Permanent Address:  Storm Lake, Iowa

 

Departure Date:  01 Mar 1919

 

Purpose of Trip:  To be married in England

 

 

Name:  Svenson, Sven E.

 

Birth Date:  03 Oct 1888

 

Birthplace:  Thygaboda, Byd, Sweden

 

Name of Father:  Svenson, Sven

 

Date of Emigration:  10 May 1914

 

Height:  5' 9" [175cm]

 

Eye Color:  Gray/Brown

 

Hair Color:  Dk. Brown

 

Permanent Address:  Alta, Iowa

 

Departure Date:  10 Jan 1925

 

Purpose of Trip:  Travel and recreation in Sweden

 

 

 

Name:  Swan, C. A.

 

Birth Date:  23 Nov 1840

 

Birthplace:  Gothenburg (G÷teborg), Sweden

 

Name of Father:  not given

 

Date of Emigration:  Apr 1873

 

Height:  5' 8" [173cm]

 

Eye Color:  Blue

 

Hair Color:  Light

 

Permanent Address:  Storm Lake, Iowa

 

Departure Date:  1903

 

Purpose of Trip:  not stated

 

 

Name:  Swanstrom, Charley Gustof

 

Birth Date:  29 Jan 1879

 

Birthplace:  Ljungby, Sweden

 

Name of Father:  not given

 

Date of Emigration:  18 Mar 1898

 

Height:  5' 4" [163cm]

 

Eye Color:  Blue

 

Hair Color:  Dk. Brown

 

Permanent Address:  Albert City, Iowa

 

Departure Date:  1910

 

Purpose of Trip:  not stated

 

 

Name:  Swope, Howard E.

 

Birth Date:  11 Oct 1869

 

Birthplace:  Laurel, Maryland

 

Name of Father:  Swope, John H.

 

Date of Emigration:  NA

 

Height:  5' 7" [170cm]

 

Eye Color:  Blue

 

Hair Color:  Gray

 

Permanent Address:  Storm Lake, Iowa

 

Departure Date:  Feb 1920

 

Purpose of Trip:  Travel and recreation in Cuba

 

 

Name:  Symington, George

 

Birth Date:  17 Nov 1877

 

Birthplace:  Ayrshire, Scotland

 

Name of Father:  Symington, William

 

Date of Emigration:  22 Mar 1895

 

Height:  5' 11" [180cm]

 

Eye Color:  Brown

 

Hair Color:  Black

 

Permanent Address:  Alta, Iowa

 

Departure Date:  17 Apr 1920

 

Purpose of Trip:  Visit aged parents in Scotland

 

 

Name:  Symington, Margaret

 

Birth Date:  22 Jul 1878

 

Birthplace:  Larkhall, Scotland

 

Name of Father:  Smith, Thomas

 

Date of Emigration:  26 Sep 1908

 

Height:  5' 6" [168cm]

 

Eye Color:  Brown

 

Hair Color:  Dark

 

Permanent Address:  Alta, Iowa

 

Departure Date:  17 Apr 1920

 

Purpose of Trip:  Visit aged parents in Scotland

 

Contributed anonymously

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