Visa Recipients

  • FURLAND, Eleanor née MORTIMER A
    Age 53 | Visa #2329
  • FURLAND, Maxime Hubert P A
    Age 62 | Visa #2327
  • FURLAND, Maxime Jay P
    Age 15
  • FURLAND, Richard P A
    Age 17 | Visa #2328

About the Family

The FURLAND family received visas from Aristides de Sousa Mendes in Bordeaux on June 19, 1940.

They crossed into Portugal and traveled from Lisbon to New York in two groups. Maxime Hubert FURLAND traveled with son Richard on the vessel Exeter in July 1940. Eleanor FURLAND traveled with Maxime Jay on the Exochorda in August 1940.

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Page of Sousa Mendes Visa Registry Book listing this family and others - Courtesy of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs archives, Lisbon