The SS Amsterdam-I sailed from Amsterdam via Boulonge-France
to Castle Garden-New York, Arriving November 22, 1883.
Passengers on this voyage: Leonardus van Pamelen (D.10.), wife Hendrika and
their three sons, Engelbertus, Petrus and Augustus van Pamelen.
The family left Schoondijke-Holland
for America and start farming west of Manito-IL early 1884.
They travelled on the SS Amsterdam II.
arriving in New York October 13, 1888,
on the way to join his parents and brothers in Manito-IL, USA.
Both brothers sailed to New York on the SS Zeeland. Arrived in New York, March 3 1905, on the way to join their uncle Engle Palmer and aunt Nathalia de Zutter-Palmer in Manito-IL, USA.
Both sons's parents, Grandpa Augustus de Zutter (B.1.), Ludovica and his son Cristophorus travelled on the SS Finland from Antwerp to New York, arriving April 29, 1906.
The ship was back on sailing under US-flag at that time after a few years sailing under Belgium-flag.