One Quick Handwriting Transcription Challenge Every Day-for the genealogist in you
I will take a wild stab at this one...John Lusken Garrelts??
John Luchen Garrelts
My guess is John Lusken Garrelt. How'd I do?
I echo John Lusken Garrelts
Tricky this one -- but I'll go for John Luken Garrelts ?
Hello from Ostfriesland, Germany, I guess:John (Americanized from Johann or Jan) Lueken (Genitive of the East Frisian given name "Lüke or Lueke" as a patrony Garrelts (also a patronym, after the given name Garrelt).Thus, Tom above is very near!Best,Jürgen Adams
Jürgen is correct about the origin of the name--the person who signed this registration was of Ostfriesen heritage, although he was born in the US. This gentleman in the illustration used John Lucken Garrelts.