JRI Poland #Poland Ellis Island data saving tip #poland
For those using Internet Explorer and Microsoft's Excel spreadsheets, andtoggle quoted messageShow quoted text
happily gaining access to Ellis Island Data Base, this is a way of saving
for later searching and sorting the recovered data.(once you are in !):
1 - Open Excel
2- There are different ways to highlight ("paint") the information in the
Ellis Island Data Base, and copy it to Windows' clipboard and >from there to
Excel. This is one:
3 - Go back to the Ellis Island results page
4- Left click at the space before the beginning of the data you wish to
copy. A good place is before the E in Exact Matches (number of matches)
before the first result.
5 - Apparently nothing will happen - don't worry . Go the space after the
last information in the last results line, press Shift in the keyboard, keep
6 - Left click after the last information in the last data line. The
selected data area will be highlighted.
7 - Let go the Shift key, and Right click anywhere in the highlighted area.
Left or Right Click on Copy. The data will be copied to Windows' clipboard
8 - Go to the Excel spreadsheet. Place yourself in the top left cell of the
free area where you want to paste the info.
9 - Click Left button, then click on Paste.
10- The data will be copied - together with the embedded links and the line
colours - in different columns, ready to save in your hard disk in a
searchable and sortable spreadsheet.
Now you can cross your fingers, go to the next search page in Ellis Island
web site, and repeat >from 4 . Save the spreadsheet frequently. Have a
Buenos Aires, Argentina
GLIKSON, GLICKSON, GLUCKSOHN, GLUECKSOHN:Suwalki, Marijampole, Augustow,
Sejny, Sopotkin, Koenigsberg/ POKROISKY, POKROJSKI, POKROY: Suwalki,
Seirijai/ ALPEROVICH, ALPEROWICZ: Kremenchug, Vilnius/ HOLLANDERSKY,
HOLLENDERSKI, HOLLANDER: Suwalki, Seirijai, Lomza/ TARNOPOLSKY, TARNOPOL:
Kremenchug, Kharkov/ FELCHINSKY: Kremenchug, Vilnius/ KARP: Grodno.
SMELIENSKY(?), KRASNAPOLSKY(?), BLUMIGDAL (?), GOLUMBIEWSKY, GOLOMB(?)
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tax-exempt organization and is hosted by JewishGen.cousin and I found two people through the Ellis Island site whileThat's another important thing to do. Check out the ship's manifest.
support JRI-Poland and its many individual projects - such as indexing of
records >from your ancestral town - please send your checks - marked with the
town name or project for which the money is being donated - to:
Jewish Records Indexing - Poland, c/o Sheila Salo, Treasurer,5607Greenleaf Rd., Cheverly, MD20785 or pay by Visa at: