My Messing family came in through Ellis Island, but I could never find my grandfather, Jacob. I knew he came to the U.S.; I even had newspaper articles reporting his suicide in Central Park!
But by sheer accident, I found him coming in in Galveston,TX.
My message: don't overlook the other ports of entry.
Lee MESSING Hover
Also: KLEIN, Hungary; LAPIN, LAPPIN, Lithuania; MICHELOWSKI, Lithuania; ALTSCHULER, ALTSZULER, Warsaw; MESSING, Warsaw, Praga, Poland; KARSH, Hungary