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Re: Koski Mike Chatham River Township Alger
Posted by: James LaVerdure (ID *****9026) Date: October 23, 2012 at 08:34:32
In Reply to: Koski Mike Chatham River Township Alger by Parkano of 40284





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Rajakoski aka Vehkapuru Iisak Anselm Markuksenpoika

Parkano church records

b.30.10.1857 Parkano

Parents: Markus Matinpoika Vehkapuru, Siltanen b.16.4.1835 and Iida Matintytär Ala-Lammentausta b.23.11.1835 Parkano

Wife: Elina Mikontytär b.27.2.1862 Parkano. Married 1.10.1892

Children: Mikko Anselm b.20.12.1882, Matteus Henrik b.28.11.1885, Julius Edvard b.28.4.1889, Maria Sesilia b.26.5.1892, Anton Hiskias b.21.2.1898 and Hilda Justiina b. 1903. All children born in Parkano

Passport record 29.12.1905 to USA (Isak Anselm Rajakoski)

b.1857

Occupation in Finland: Tenant farmer, married. Wife stays in Finland

Passenger record 3.1.1906 (Isak Rajakoski)

From Hanko on Astraea, age 50 years

Plans to continue on Cunard Line

Destination: Munising MI

Boston passenger lists

Sails from Liverpool on Ivernia 9.1.1906 and arrives in Boston in Jan 1906. Going to friend Jani Riihimaa, Box 334, Munising MI.

Personal information: Isak Rajakoski, 50 years, married laborer from Parkano. Has not been in the US before. Has paid his own ticket and has 13 dollars.




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Rajakoski Julius

Parkano church records

b.28.4.1889 Parkano

Parents: Iisakki Anselmi Markuksenpoika Vehkapuru, Rajakoski b.30.10.1857 Parkano and Elina Mikontytär b.27.2.1862 Parkano. Married 1.10.1892

Passenger record 6.4.1910 (Julius Rajakoski)

From Hanko on Arcturus, age 20 years

Plans to continue 12.4.1910 on Megantic, White Star Line. Destination Worcester MA

Boston passenger lists

Sails from Liverpool on Megantic 12.4.1910 and arrives in Boston 20.4.1910. Going to friend Julius Rintamäki, Milton C no 195, Worcester MA.

Personal information: Julius Rajakoski, 20 years, single laborer from Finland. Nearest relative in Finland mother Eliina Rajakoski, Kihniönkylä, Parkano. Has not been in the US before. Julius is 5 ft 10 inches, has light skin, brown hair and blue eyes. Place of birth Parkano




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Rajakoski Matteus Henrik Iisakinpoika

Parkano church records

b. 28th Nov 1885 Parkano



Parents: Iisakki Anselmi Markuksenpoika Vehkapuru, Rajakoski b.30.10.1857 Parkano and Elina Mikontytär b.27.2.1862 Parkano. Married 1.10.1892



Pastor´s certificate for a passport to America 9th Jan 1907




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Rajakoski Mikael Anselm (Mikko) Iisakinpoika

Parkano church records

b. 20th Dec 1882 Parkano



Parents: Iisakki Anselmi Markuksenpoika Vehkapuru, Rajakoski b.30.10.1857 Parkano and Elina Mikontytär b.27.2.1862 Parkano. Married 1.10.1892



Wife: Amalia Joonantytär b. 13th June 1881 Parkano d. 15.12.1909 Parkano

Children: Taimi Aleksandra b. 1907 Parkano and Heili Emilia b. 1908 Parkano d.1909 Parkano



Note: Taimi has living descendants who are interested in finding relatives in the US



Pastor´s certificate for a passport to America 1907

Passport record 9th Nov 1907 (Mikael Anshelm Rajakoski)

b. 1882. Married tenant farmer´s son from Parkano. Wife and two children stay in Finland

Passenger record (Mikael Rajakoski)

Sails from Hanko on Palaris,age 25 years. Plans to continue from England on Empress of Britain (C.P.R. Line) 29th Nov 1907. Destination Munising MI

Border crossings from Canada (Michael Rajakoski)

Michael Rajakoski, 24 years, laborer from Finland. Has arrived in St. John, New Brunswick Canada. Crosses the border to the US 8th Dec 1907. Able to read and write. Nearest relative in Finland wife Amalia Rajakoski, Kihniönkylä, Parkano.




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