Emigration out of Schleswig-Holstein, 19th century
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may be C..
There is a slight
inaccuracy with the countries : where the record said "America", I
substituted the USA, by habit. In a very few cases, maybe Canada or Mexico
were the destination of emigration. Maybe even South America. My apologies.
The years of birth were not always verified through cross-reference. Allow for errors.
Most of the applicants
who were denied a permit for emigration will have found a way to leave the
country, anyway. Few of those who were given a permit had second thoughts and
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Sources: printed media, information by fellow researchers, ancestral charts available in libraries and genealogical societies, correspondence, passenger lists, other relevant contemporary records of all sorts, and applications for permission for emigration. These applications were found in the Landesarchiv Schleswig, mainly in the sections there 57 - 60, 65.2, 80,168, and 309.