Name: Desire George Girion
ALIA: Desire /Gyrion/
Birth: ABT 1864 in Belgium 1
Emigration: 14 AUG 1878 Departed from Warisoulx/Villers-lez-Heest, Namur Province, Belgium, with Parents and Five Siblings 2 3
Residence: 1880 With Father and Siblings, Union Township, Door County, Wisconsin 1
Immigration: 1 MAY 1878 Aboard the "Nederland", departing Antwerp arriving at Philadelphia on 1 May 1878 4
Reference Number: 8682|
Father: Casimir Girion b: 4 MAR 1829 in Namur, Namur Province, Belgium
Mother: Désirée Columb b: ABT 1830 in Dhuey, Namur Province, Belgium
- Title: U.S. Census, 1880, Union Township, Door County, Wisconsin
Page: Dwelling 58
- Title: Emigration Lists
Publication: Compiled Principally from Belgian Population Registers by Mary Ann Defnet, and Published in "Belgian Laces"
- Title: Book: "Namurois dans le Nouveau Monde"
Author: Jean Ducat
Publication: Contribution a l'etude de l'emigration de Belgique meridionale vers les Ameriques au 19th siecle. Biesme-Mettet, Belgique, 1995
- Ancestry.com Data Set : "Philadelphia Passenger Lists, 1800-1945"; Manifest of the ship "Nederland", arrival May 1878 -- Note discrepancy with emigration date.