Re: Ellis Island Manifest question #general


Ira Leviton
 

Dear Cousins,

Howie Axelrod asked: Can anyone tell me what the term "do" in the
family name column of the EI manifest means. It appears to indicate a
reference to the name above it.>>>

I answer: It's short for "ditto" (meaning the same).

Ira
Ira Leviton
New York, N.Y.

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