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Response to 3Hotdogs (Reply #2)

Thu Jul 12, 2018, 12:41 PM

4. I have always thought that the stories of names being changed at Ellis Island to be

only marginally believable. Especially when people claim that the spelling of their name was changed from Andersen to Anderson, or some such trivial alteration. Even more especially as the immigrants weren't exactly given formal documents that they had to use from then on.

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