The Immigration of Helena Wynohradnyk

Helena came to the US on the SS Imperator sailing from Hamburg, Germany. Her birth information is recorded here.

USS Imperator World War I
USS Imperator World War I

Imperator (German Passenger Liner, 1913)At anchor, circa 1913. Note her huge figurehead, which was removed early in the ship’s career after being damaged in a storm. This ship served as USS Imperator (ID # 4080) in 1919. U.S. Naval Historical Center Photograph.http://www.history.navy.mil/photos/sh-civil/civsh-i/imperatr.htm

She arrived on 11 April, 1914 in New York with a bunch of her Wiznoiowski relatives. She was only 16 when she arrived.

Helana Wynohradnyk Manifest
Helana Wynohradnyk Manifest

Passenger Lists of Vessels Arriving at New York, New York, 1820-1897; (National Archives Microfilm Publication M237, 675 rolls); Records of the U.S. Customs Service, Record Group 36; National Archives, Washington, D.C.Year: 1914; Microfilm serial: T715; Microfilm roll: T715_2293; Line: 11; Page Number: 227.

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