JewishGen Discussion Group #JewishGen Re: Castle Garden #general
Castle Garden closed in April of 1890 and ceased processing any immigrants. Intoggle quoted messageShow quoted text
1896, the Castle at Castle Garden was transformed into the New York Aquarium.
It would be interesting to understand why your parents spoke of Castle Garden.
If they immigrated in 1923 the first stop would have been Ellis Island. It
might be that they saw the tower of Castle Garden, but it was not a processing
center for immigrants at that point in time.
For more dates and information regarding Castle Garden you might visit these web
Lower Manhatten Information:
Ellis Island Immigrants.org
Castle Garden, 1855-1890, by Ruby Coleman
Nancy Kendrick, Port Orange, FL
Quoting Ida & Joseph Schwarcz <firstname.lastname@example.org>:
My parents came to the US in 1923 via Ellis Island. Yet, when they talked