Re: Ship name for passenger list #passengerlists

Renee Steinig
 

Jennifer Meltzer <jhmeltzer@...> wrote about her maternal grandmother, Jennie (Beck) Pearlman:

<<In 1925 she traveled on her own to visit the "Alte Heim" - the old country.... There is a photo of her on the ship, but the name is partly hidden. What's visible is _ _TZOW BREMAN. A key to finding the correct ship is that she was not an immigrant at this point, but an American passenger.>>

A Bremen passenger list (1907-1939) on Ancestry https://www.ancestry.com/search/collections/webasm-9734/
shows that Jennie Pearlman, 49, departed Bremen on 5 Sept 1925 on the Lützow. The same database can be searched without an Ancestry subscription, at
http://212.227.236.244/passagierlisten/listen.php?submit_search=schiffsnamen&lang=en
(or https://tinyurl.com/BremenLists ).

Jennie is also listed in New York arrival records on Ancestry
https://www.ancestry.com/search/collections/nypl/
Her surname is misspelled there -- PEARLEMAN. It's spelled correctly on the actual passenger list, which is headed "List of United State Citizens." Her entry includes her home address and a passport number. Her passport application isn't on Ancestry, but may be available from the U.S. State Department:
https://travel.state.gov/content/travel/en/passports/have-passport/passport-records.html

Renee

Renee Stern Steinig
Dix Hills NY
genmaven@...

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