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Puras - Need Help Deciphering Image

Puras - Need Help Deciphering Image

Posted: 1347248394000
Classification: Query
Surnames: Puras
I am trying to figure out what it says on the attached image on the first three lines for PURAS. Any help is greatly appreaciated
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Re: Puras - Need Help Deciphering Image

Posted: 1351021948000
Classification: Query
Edited: 1351022010000
Those lines are:

A name of a village/town, which seems something like "Sziaudrusi", but is really hard to decipher. "Sz" is a Polish way to denote a sound "sh", that spelling earlier was used in Lithuanian as well.

There is no such name in Lithuania, but lots of more or less similar ones, so it is really hard to tell what it had really been.

Further text is "father Puras Pranas" ( the latter is a name, i.e. Francisk)
then below the same location name, Kovno (meaning it belongs to Kovno gubernia)

Re: Puras - Need Help Deciphering Image

Posted: 1351046333000
Classification: Query
What's the full name and date of arrival. Seeing the entire ship register would help us in deciphering the cursive penmanship.

Tom S.
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