Passport of John Adam Schickell
Richard Drueke obtained this translation of John Adam Schickell's passport. The passport was issued by the Kingdom of Bavaria in 1834. The original is written on front and back.
Police of the Kingdom
[Seal of the Kingdom]
The Royal Bavarian State Court at Orb
Sought in accordance with the promise of complete reciprocity of all military and civilian jurisdictions of foreign states, Johann Adam Schickel with his wife and the children of 13, 6, 4 and 1 year of age; three daughters and one son.
Born and [...]
resident at Kassel
Which [...] permission to emigrate to North America by way of Kur[...] and H[...] to Bremen for [.. ]
To pass unhindered and the same is to be accorded all necessary protection and assistance.
The present pass is valid for the length of the trip.
Processed at Orb on the eighth of August one thousand eight hundred thirty-four.
Royal Bavarian State Court at Orb
/s/ D. Bavarian State Judge
|The Royal Bavarian State Court at Orb|
|Register II Number 34|
|Description of the Traveler|
|Age: 39 years|
Height: 5 foot 7
Eyes: [Grey or Green]
Facial Coloring: […]
Distinguishing Markings: None
|Signature of the Traveler|
Joh. Adam Schickel
|In the county seats, this pass requires a visa from the General Commissioner, the bearer of the pass must, therefore, present himself there.|
|Seen at the Royal Bavarian Government of the County of the Lower Main at |
Würzburg the 13th of August 1834. /s/ K.V.D.P. Würzburg
Good for (travel to) Bremen Munich, the second of
Royal Border and Pass Board
|Owes||15 ?||I gave him a [B..]||48|
| || ||a[D..]||2|
| || ||2 Chairs 8|
| || ||made one Jacket ||20|
| || ||made one Pants ||50|
| || ||made one Shirt ||20|
| || ||made one Dress ||62|
| || ||with a Collar|| |
| || ||a [... ]|| |
| || ||two Bonnets|| |
| || ||my Christmas Tree ||50|
| || || ||10 12|