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Sep 17, 2011 - Ellis Island to Find the Family

We had reserved tickets on the first ferry to Ellis Island on Saturday--Andrea had been to the Island and searched for her relatives who arrived from Italy--she gave us the winning strategy--Get there FIRST! We left about 6:45AM for the drive into Liberty State Park--got there about 8:30AM as planned and got on the ferry. We were the first to arrive at Ellis Island that morning--even before some of the park staff arrived! The first thing we did was locate Susan's Grand Parent's names on the Wall of Honor. We found them without any problem....

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