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Jones logo Declarations of Intent
(First Papers)
Filed in
Jones County
Iowa Courthouse
1906-1931

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SURNAME
GIVEN NAME
OCCUPATION
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AGE
HEIGHT
WEIGHT
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SKIN
HAIR
EYES
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MARKS
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BIRTHPLACE
BIRTHDATE
CURRENT RESIDENCE
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LAST RESIDENCE
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PORT ARRIVED
STATE ARRIVED
DATE ARRIVED
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DATE SIGNED
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NOTES
Grey Book
321
 
Rachek
Steve
carpenter
47
5' 6"
155
ruddy
dk brown
grey
noneYinrhovac, Bohemia
3rd Aug 1884
Anamosa, Iowa
Bremen, Germany
SS Barbarossa
Vienna, Austria
New York
New York
16th Oct 1907
25th Sep 1931 
7
109
9
Radicker
Diedrich Hinrich
farmer
36
5' 0"
150
light
light
gray
noneMiddelsfahr Germany
28th Nov 1877
Monticello, Iowa
Bremen, Germany
Rhein
Middelsfahr Germany
New York
New York
4th Sep 1912
31st Dec 1913 
6
58
58
Raimer
Max
Laborer
26
5' 3"
135
dark
black
black
noneLuna Gradno, Russia
15th May 1884
Anamosa, Iowa
Bremen, Germany
Wettekind
Luno Gradno, Russia
Galveston
Texas
27th May 1909
8th Feb 1910 
7
296 (38200)
197
Rathmann
Johanna
housewife
35
5" 6"
150

brown
gray
noneTandem, Germany
2nd Sep 1891
Olin, Iowa
Hamburg, Germany
Boyern
Flensburg, Germany
New York
New York
2nd Dec 1923
10th Dec 1926Husband: Peter
7
295 (38173)
196
Rathmann
Jurgen Peter
farmer
39
5' 8"
165
fair
brown
brown
noneFlensburg, Germany
1st Sep 1886
Olin, Iowa
Hamburg, Germany
Hansa
Flensburg, Germany
New York
New York
17th Jun 1923
10th Dec 1926Wife: Johanna
7
150
50
Reese
Ernest Ferdinand
farmer
20
5' 8"
150
light
brown
grey
noneWesselburren, Germany
3rd Nov 1896
Olin, Iowa
Hamburg, Germany
America
Wesselburren, Germany
New York
New York
27th Mar 1912
18th Dec 1916 
7
243
143
Reese
Walter Gustav
farmer
22
5' 4"
150
fair
lt brown
blue
mark back of rt earHolstein, Germany
12th Sep 1901
Anamosa, Iowa
Hamburg, Germany
Coronia
Heide, Germany
New York
New York
10th May 1922
9th Feb 1924 
7
242
142
Reese
William Herman
farmer
30
5' 9"
155
fair
lt brown
blue
noneHolstein, Germany
30th Nov 1894
Anamosa, Iowa
Hamburg, Germany
Graf Waldersee
Strubbel, Germany
New York
New York
19th Mar 1909
9th Feb 1924Wife: Emma Helene
7
139
39
Rehmke
Fred
farmer
22
6' 0"
150
light
light
blue
noneSchleswing, Germany
28th Dec 1893
Center Junc., IA
Hamburg, Germany
Graf Waldersee
Schleswing, Germany
New York
New York
31st Mar 1910
14th Feb 1916 
7
140
40
Rehmke
Hans
farmer
48
5' 10" 150
150
light
grey
blue
noneSchleswing, Germany
7th May 1868
Center Junc., IA
Hamburg, Germany
Graf Waldersee
Schleswing, Germany
New York
New York
31st Mar 1910
14th Feb 1916Wife: Anna
6
6
6
Reider (or Rieder)
Gottlieb
farmer
29
5' 6"
160
light
dark
blue
noneSwitzerland
15th Oct 1877
Cascade, Iowa
France
unknown
Lenke, Switzerland
New York
New York
4th Oct 1903
10th Dec 1906 
7
138
38
Resig
Gustav Emil
baker
32
5' 4"
174
fair
brown
blue
noneOber Horka, Germany
23rd Mar 1883
Anamosa, Iowa
Hamburg, Germany
Pennsylvania
Kiel, Germany
New York
New York
6th May 1910
29th Jan 1916 
6
94
94
Reuter
Fred Gerhard
farmer
18
5' 11"
175
light
brn
blue
birthmark, left earSandel, Germany
15th Mar 1893
Anamosa, Iowa
Brauneshofen, Germany
Kaiser Wilhelm Der Grosse
Sandel, Germany
New York
New York
3rd May 1907
7th Mar 1912 
7
297 (31853)
198
Riedel
Arthur Gerhardt
carpenter
19
5' 7"
150
dark
brown
blue
noneRustringen, Germany
4th May 1907
Monticello, Iowa
Bremen, Germany
Derfflinger
Rustringen, Germany
Philadelphia
PA
5th Nov 1923
29th Dec 1926 
7
289 (53413)
190
Riedel
Emil Arthur
carpenter
41
5' 10"
145
light
brown
blue
prominent noseRustringen, Germany
4th Jun 1884
Monticello, Iowa
Bremen, Germany
Derflinger
Rustringen, Germany
Philadelphia
PA
6th Nov 1923
10th Apr 1926 

164X
 
Rink
Henry Johnson
farmer
41
5' 4"
145
fair
brown
blue
noneHohenkirchen, Germany
9th Oct 1875
Monticello, Iowa
Bremen, Germany
Kaiser Wilhelm
Wilhelmshafen, Germany
Hoboken
New Jersey
2nd Apr 1907
29th Mar 1917Wife: Mina
7
176
76
Rittmen
John Henry
farming
62
5' 8"
150
fair
gray
blue
noneBuhsum, Germany
6th Nov 1855
Olin, Iowa
Hamburg, Germany
White Star line
Buhsum, Germany
New York
New York
25th Mar 1881
22nd Jan 1918Wife: Annie
7
208
108
Rubi
Fred
farmer
27
5' 8"
150
fair
brown
blue
noneGrindelwald, Switzerland
28th Apr 1893
Monticello, Iowa
Harve, Germany
Ruchambrau
Grindelwald, Switzerland
New York
New York
1st Dec 1912
20th Jul 1920 
7
125
25
Rubi
John
farmer
31
5' 4"
148
fair
brown
black
noneGrendelwald, Switzerland
9th Aug 1883
Monticello, Iowa
Grendelwald, Switzerland
Kronprince Wilhelm
Grendelwald, Switzerland
New York
New York
30th Oct 1911
4th Jan 1915 
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EYES
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BIRTHPLACE
BIRTHDATE
CURRENT RESIDENCE
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LAST RESIDENCE
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STATE ARRIVED
DATE ARRIVED
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DATE SIGNED
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NOTES
7
122
22
Sahli
John
farmer
37
5' 4"
142
dark
brown
hazel
noneBerne, Switzerland
23rd Sep 1877
Monticello, Iowa
Havre, France
Loraine
Berne, Switzerland
New York
New York
6th Mat 1906
14th Oct 1914 
6
20
20
Schenk
Otto
farmer
24
5' 6"
145
light
light
gray
noneAaaan, Switzerland
20 Nov 1883
Monticello, Iowa
Harve, France
La Britania
Aaaan, Switzerland
New York
New York
10th April 1903
17th Jan 1908 
6
30
30
Schmidt
John
farmer
45
5' 6"
175
dark
brn
gray
noneBruck, Germany
7th July 1863
Olin, Iowa
Bremen, Germany
Donder
 
Baltimore
Maryland
15th Oct 1890
25th Sept 1908 
6
89
89
Severin
Peter
farmer
21
5' 5"
130
light
light
blue
noneBergen, Norway
16th Sept 1890
Martelle, Iowa
Southhampton England
Adriatic
Bergen, Norway
New York
New York
22nd April 1909
17th Nov 1911 
7
286
187
Shanney
Michael
farmer
50
5' 10"
160
ruddy
gray
blue
blind in lt eyeCounty Roscommon, Ireland
? Apr 1875
Anamosa, Iowa
Queenstown, Ireland
Sefolinia(Cunard Line)
County Roscommon, Ireland
Boston
MA
9th May 1897
30th Jan 1926Wife: Ellen
6
75
75
Shaw
James Robert
student
21
6' -
175
dark
black
brn
noneEdinburg, Scotland
16th May 1889
Olin, Iowa
Liverpool, England
Ivernia
Edinburg, Scotland
Boston
Mass
10th Sept 1902
17th Dec 1910 
Grey Book
317
 
Siegert
George
farmer
25
5' 11"
185
light
brown
blue
noneGrosschonbrunn, Germany
26th Mar 1906
Cascade, Iowa
Bremen, Germany
SS Berlin
Grosschonbrunn, Germany
New York
New York
6th Jul 1927
6th Apr 1931 
7
135
35
Sievertsen
Siever
Laborer
28
6' 0"
172
fair
light
brown
noneHatsteadt, Germany
27th Aug 1887
Center Junc., IA
Hatsteadt, Germany
Victoria
Hatsteadt, Germany
New York
New York
24th Jun 1912
4th Sep 1915 
7
292
193
Sievertsen
Sievert
farmer
39
6' 0"
180
rudy
brown
brown
noneHattstedt, Germany
27th Aug 1887
Center Junc., Iowa
Hamburg, Germany
Auga Victoria
Hattstedt, Germany
New York
New York
25th Jun 1912
17th Sep 1926Wife: Anna
7
146
46
Sievertsen
Tom
farmer
25
5' 8"
150
light
brown
brown
noneHusum, Germany
23rd Apr 1891
Wyoming, Iowa
Hamburg, Germany
Kaiserin Auga Victoria
Hattstedt
New York
New York
29th Jun 1912
21st Nov 1916 
7
225
125
Sorvari
Wilkes Julius
painter
29
5' 8"
135
fair
lt brown
blue
noneFinland
12th Apr 1893
Monticello, Iowa
Copenhagen
G Z Fietgen
Tammerlais, Finland
New York
New York
10th Jun 1909
30th Jun 1922 
7
275
175
Steffen
Fritz
carpenter
34
5' 10"
165
light
light
blue
noneVechegen, Switzerland
1st Dec 1890
Monticello, Iowa
Amsterdam, Holland
New Amsterdam
Oesch, Switzerland
New York
New York
25th May 1916
14th Apr 1925 
7
175
75
Steffen
Fritz
farming
27
5' 10"
165
light
light
blue
noneVechigen, Switzerland
1st Dec 1890
Monticello, Iowa
Amsterdam, Holland
New Amsterdam
Oesch, Switzerland
New York
New York
25th May 1916
9th Jan 1918 
7
128
28
Steuri
Adolph
farmer
24
5' 4"
152
fair
dark
brown
noneGrendelwald, Switzerland
3rd Sep 1890
Monticello, Iowa
Grendelwald, Switzerland
Rouschambou
Grendelwald, Switzerland
New York
New York
25th Apr 1913
5th Feb 1915 
7
130
30
Stoffers
Hero Christian
carpenter
36
5' 8"
158
light
light
blue
noneOldenburg, Germany
8th Mar 1879
Amber, Iowa
Oldenburg, Germany
Geo. Washington
Oldenburg, Germany
New York
New York
18th Feb 1911
20-Mar-15 
7
198
98
Streeb
Johann G
minister
40
5' 7"
125
dark
black
blue
noneWendelstein, Germany
24th Jan 1879
Castle Grove, Jones Co Ia
Bremen, Germany
Friedrich Der Grosse
Wendelstein, Germany
New York
New York
20th Aug 1900
26th Sep 1919 
7
220
120
Stucky
Marcel
electrician
22
5' 8"
155
dark
black
brown
noneBerne, Switzerland
1st May 1897
Monticello, Iowa
Harve, France
Savoy
Berne, Switzerland
New York
New York
21st Mar 1921
14th Oct 1921 
7
103
3
Supple
John
farmer
30
5' 7"
165
fair
dark
brown
noneYougha, County of Cork, Ireland
22nd Apr 1883
Cascade, Iowa
Yougha, Ireland
S S Havenford
Yougha, Ireland
Philadelphia
PA
1st Apr 1904
16th Aug 1913 
6
1
1
Svansan
Peder
farm labor
20
6' -
162
light
light
gray
noneNorway
3 Nov 1886
Buffalo twp, Linn Co, Iowa
Norway
Luconia
Moe, Norway
New York
New York
7th April 1906
24th Nov 1906 
6
54
54
Swanson
Christian
farmer
24
5' 6"
150
light
light
gray
noneLund, Norway
16th Feb 1885
PO Hopkinton, Jones Co
Liverpool, England
Majestic
Lund, Norway
New York
New York
24th Mar 1904
23rd Sept 1909 
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