Resources that assist one in learning when and where ancestors entered or left a country. A primary source of information was the Passenger Arrival Records that were generated on board ship. Naturalization Records can sometimes also provide this information. Emigration and Immigration Genealogy Society.
Emigration is the act of leaving one's resident country with the intent to settle elsewhere. Conversely, immigration describes the movement of persons into one country from another. (wikipedia)
- Summarizes Types of US Naturalization Records www
Summarizes the types of naturalization records that genealogy researchers can be expected to find. Types of US Naturalization Records.
- New Lower East Side Tenement Museum www
New York's Tenement Museum focuses on America's urban immigrant history. East Side Tenement Museum. The Museum's site features program information, directions, hours and online tickets and reservations. Lower East Side Tenement Museum.
- Late From One Life to Another www
Late 19th and early 20th century immigration to the USA, One Life to Another, with an emphasis on Irish, Italian, Jewish, and Swedish immigration. From One Life to Another.
- Volunteer Migrations www
Volunteer project with links to migration information and a searchable database that collects and analyzes migration data. Migrations. USA. Migrations.
- Searchable Ellis Island Records www
Searchable database and copies of passenger manifests of ships arriving at Ellis Island from 1892 through 1924. Ellis Island Records.
- Detailed Twenty Two Million Immigrants Became Americans on Ellis Island www
Detailed review of Ellis Island Records. Twenty Two Million Immigrants Became Americans on Ellis Island.
- This The Tide of Emigration www
This article in the "Illustrated London News, Tide of Emigration," July 6, 1860, describes emigration from Ireland and the United Kingdom and the journey across the Atlantic. The Tide of Emigration.
- The Wisconsin Naturalization Records www
The Wisconsin Historical Society describes how to obtain naturalization records. Wisconsin Naturalization Records.
- Immigration New York State Library: Genealogy: Tracing Your Immigrant Ancestors www
Immigration resources at the New York State Library. New York State Library: Genealogy: Tracing Your Immigrant Ancestors.
- Series Tracing Immigrant Origins www
Series of lessons on how to trace immigrant ancestors. Tracing Immigrant Origins.
- Voyage Immigrants to Canada in the Nineteenth Century www
Voyage accounts, Canada in the Nineteenth Century, emigration information, lists of ships sailing to Canada, information on the ports, and on the people. Extracted from government and shipping records. Immigrants to Canada in the Nineteenth Century.
- The Immigration History Research Center www
The IHRC at the University of Minnesota is an international resource on American immigration and ethnic history. History Research Center. It maintains archival and library collections, sponsors academic and public programs, and publishes bibliographic and scholarly works. Immigration History Research Center.
- Hints Ships Logs, Journals and Pictures www
Hints and tips for finding information on immigration to Australia and New Zealand. Logs, Journals and Pictures. Includes relevant links organised by category. Ships Logs, Journals and Pictures.
- A Kristiansen, Dagfinn www
A Norwegian searching relatives in Australia. Kristiansen, Dagfinn.
- Emigrants Texel, Netherlands www
Emigrants to the US from the island of Texel in the Netherlands between 1850 and 1920, Netherlands, organized by surname. Texel, Netherlands.
- A Genealogy of Mexico www
A comprehensive resource of Spanish genealogy information including lists of soldiers and settlers serving in expeditions as far back as 1519, Mexico, conquistadores serving under Cortez, and names of the first Spanish settlers in California. Genealogy of Mexico.
- List Cyndi's List www
List of links for immigration and naturalization information. Cyndi's List.
- References The Compass www
References immigration information with an emphasis on passenger lists, Compass, ships, and emigrant databases. The Compass.
- A Ethnic group - Wikipedia www
A general overview of what the term Ethnicity means. Ethnic group - Wikipedia.
- The Ethnologue: Languages of the World www
The Ethnologue is a catalogue of more than 6, Languages of the World,700 languages spoken in 228 countries. The Ethnologue Name Index lists over 39,000 language, dialect, and alternate names. The Ethnologue Language Family Index organizes languages according to language families. Ethnologue: Languages of the World.
- Brief Emigrants from Westphalia, Prussia www
Brief History of Emigration from a rural region ("Sauerland", from Westphalia, Prussia, Kreis Meschede and Kreis Olpe) in Germany to the USA, mainly in the 19th century. Surname list of emigrants. General hints to find the place of origin of your German ancestors. Genealogy. Emigrants from Westphalia, Prussia.
- Routes Routes to the Roots in Germany www
Routes to the Roots (RsRs) carries out research on German emigration to America and organizes heritage tours and fieldtrips to Germany and to the US. Routes to the Roots in Germany.
- Research Centre for Migration Law www
Research centre on immigration law, for Migration Law, refugees, asylum and human rights in Europe, based at Radboud University Nijmegen. Centre for Migration Law.
- Information Center for International and European Law on Immigration and Asylum www
Information and current documents on immigration and asylum law, for International and European Law on Immigration and Asylum, worldwide. In English and German. Center for International and European Law on Immigration and Asylum.
- Alexa: Emigration and Immigration Genealogy
Alexa Directory Top Sites: Emigration and Immigration Genealogy
- DMOZ: Emigration and Immigration Genealogy
dmoz.org Directory: Emigration and Immigration Genealogy