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Re: [CARIB] Paternal Grandfather
In Response To: [CARIB] Paternal Grandfather ()

Ancestry.com is having "search" problems but I found this on genealogy.com:

[WWI] Civilian Draft Registration
Gourzong, Stanly
Birth: 23 Oct 1894
Ethnic GRP: B
Birth Site or Other Info: Mantogbor, Jamaica City/County State District: Hillsborough, FL

WWI draft registrations were done between 1917 and 1918.

In case you don't have it, here is the link to download the letter to request a copy of his original application for a SocSec#: http://ssdi.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/ssdi.cgi?letter=y&lastname=GOURZONG&firstname=STANLEY&ssn=422-03-0175&birth=23+Oct+1894&death=Apr+1964&middlename=&namesiffix=

Passenger record from Ellis Island site:

First Name: Stanley E.
Last Name: Gourzong
Ethnicity: British West Indies-African Black
Last Place of Residence:
Date of Arrival: Oct 26, 1918
Age at Arrival: 24y
Gender: M
Marital Status:
Ship of Travel: Anne Lord
Port of Departure: Apple River, Nova Scotia
Manifest Line Number: 0004
http://www.ellisisland.org/search/passRecord.asp?MID=18910403080920923328&pID=610054010004


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