The Society: Genealogy: Emigration and Immigration: (Ships Emigration and Immigration )

Our immigrant ancestors traveled to their new homes by ships. This section contains sites which provide descriptions, schedules, dates of arrival and departure, statistics and wreck data for immigrant ships. Ships Emigration and Immigration Genealogy Society.

A ship is a large buoyant watercraft. Ships are generally distinguished from boats based on size, shape and cargo or passenger capacity. (wikipedia)