Monday, May 4, 2009

Tracing the Family History of Jerry Seinfeld

Jerry Seinfeld, whose grandfather Simon Seinfeld was a 15-year-old tailor from what is now Ukraine when he arrived at Ellis Island in 1903, is receiving a family heritage award from the Statue of Liberty-Ellis Island Foundation.

The New York Times and the foundation traced the path of Seinfeld's family through passenger manifests, census records and naturalization papers. (JPOST)

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1 comment:

  1. I come across the name Seinfeld constantly in my research, especially around Nadworna.

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