Virginia Paiva departed St. Michael, Azores, on July 1, 1901, traveling on the SS Dona Maria. She arrived in New York, New York on July 13, 1901. She was about 13 years old at the time. She was traveling with her father, Joao de Paiva, Sr., her mother, Maria Amalia da Conceição, and several sisters and brothers. I have the passenger list which I obtained through ancestry.com.