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)
- Volunteer Migrations www
Volunteer project with links to migration information and a searchable database that collects and analyzes migration data. Migrations. USA. Migrations.
- 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.
- 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.
- 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.
- 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.
- 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.
- Series Tracing Immigrant Origins www
Series of lessons on how to trace immigrant ancestors. Tracing Immigrant Origins.
- The Wisconsin Naturalization Records www
The Wisconsin Historical Society describes how to obtain naturalization records. Wisconsin Naturalization Records.
- 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.
- 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.
- 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.
- Selective Migrant Ships Arriving In New South Wales 1837-99 www
Selective list compiled by Margaret Bauer and Nancy Campbell. Ships Arriving In New South Wales 1837-99. Provides vessel name, arrival details and LDS (Latter Day Saints) film reference number. Includes some Port Phillip entries. Migrant Ships Arriving In New South Wales 1837-99.
- 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.
- Database Afro-Louisiana History and Genealogy www
Database of information on slaves including slave names, History and Genealogy, genders, ages, occupations, illnesses, family relationships, ethnicity, places of origin, prices paid by slave owners, and slaves' emancipations. Afro-Louisiana History and Genealogy.
- The Norwegian-American Bygdelagenes Fellesraad www
The national council for the 32 affiliated Norwegian-American bygdelag provides current information on, Bygdelagenes Fellesraad, and links to each lag site. Norwegian-American Bygdelagenes Fellesraad.
- References The Compass www
References immigration information with an emphasis on passenger lists, Compass, ships, and emigrant databases. The Compass.
- List Cyndi's List www
List of links for immigration and naturalization information. Cyndi's List.
- A Ethnic group - Wikipedia www
A general overview of what the term Ethnicity means. Ethnic group - Wikipedia.
- Contains Crossing Cultures www
Contains personal stories of cultural experiences, Cultures, essays, poems, artwork and photos. Crossing Cultures.
- 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.
- Searchable EIN - Electronic Immigration Network www
Searchable directory of information on immigration and refugee law of the United Kingdom and Europe. Electronic Immigration Network. List of members, resources and associated events. EIN - Electronic Immigration Network.
- 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.
- 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