Posted By:Zlatica Beca
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Subject:Re: Anton Davidaitis - Spestven Kowno {Kaunas]
Post Date:October 11, 2012 at 15:39:53
Message URL:http://genforum.genealogy.com/russia/messages/12368.html
Forum:Russia Genealogy Forum
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Carol
EI arrival manifest:
Davidaitis, Anton Pittsburg 38 1876 1914
born Russia, Spestnew left father St. DAVIDAITIS Spestven Kowno
Davidaitis, Anton Spestven 2 1912 1914
Davidaitis, Benedikt Spestven 0 1914 1914
Davidaitis, Benedikta Spestven 28 1886 1914
Davidaitis, Constantin Spestven 6 1908 1914
Davidaitis, Francisek Spestven 8 1906 1914
They are the only ones that show up in EI site coming from it using one step/ www.stevemorse.org

http://www.jewishgen.org/communities/loctown.asp
Caunas, Kauen, Kaunas, Kauno, Kovno, Kowno, Palemonas seat of a first-order administrative division 5454' N 2354' E E M U G Lithuania 58.3 miles WNW of Vilnius 5441' N 2519' E

http://feefhs.org/links/lithuania.html

Have you located his "first" arrival manifest to America?
Do you have his wife's and children's naturalization intent & petition?
I don't believe the location was transcribed correctly at the port of departure.

The manifests were written at the port of departure.
http://www.genealogy.com/88_donna.html
http://genealogy.about.com/od/ellis_island/a/name_change.htm

Only with correctly spelled location can you proceed with the research.

http://igrek.amzp.pl/mapindex.php?cat=WIG100