In response to a query not on this Genforum about Friedrich Jacob SPAETH's travels to USA we have the following:
Ship: Pollux Departed: Amsterdam, Netherlands Arrived: New York, NY on 29 Aug 1881 Family listed as follows: only initials were given. F. SPAETH48 Germany United States L."38 G."18 W."16 Fr."8 (could be Franz or Friedrich?) separated by a few names on the manifest but clearly the following would be with the above parents. Augst SPAETH 7 W."6 G."4 J."6 or 1* *(the number was hard to read, and was in a different column.That may indicate that the child died aboard ship or had some other significance.
The party that requested this information has more data about this family should one desire that.