From South Russia to the Dakotas
In October, 1900, Joseph and Magdalena Sahli and their three children Katherine, Elizabeth and Frank along with Joseph's father Ignatz left Kleinliebental, Russia in the Ukraine for a new life in the United States. From Odessa, Russia they boarded a train and traveled to Bremen, Germany, where ship travel arrangements were made on the Kaiser Wilhelm Der Grosse. (click for ship description)
Click here for an enlarged view of the Kaiser Wilhelm
Der Grosse.
Passenger record for Joseph Sahli (Saali) (Ellis Island data base)
Text version of ship manifest
Early views of Ellis Island
Copy of original ship manifest record
The Joseph Sahli Family from Russia name is engraved on the American Immigrant Wall of Honor on Ellis Island. (Panel 672)
When you visit Ellis Island, look for panel number 672.