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Genealogy Research: Immigration

"Socks to America" video

Immigration Resources

              

 Immigrant Ships Transcribers Guild
http://www.immigrantships.net/ 
Transcriptions of passenger lists done by volunteers. Also has ship descriptions, etc.

 The Olive Tree Genealogy
http://olivetreegenealogy.com/index.shtml
Includes ship passenger lists, info on Palatines, New Netherlands (NY) genealogy, and more.  All free
 
 Palmer List of Merchant Vessels
http://www.geocities.com/mppraetorius/ 

CastleGarden.org
http://www.castlegarden.org/index.html 
Free access to a database of information on 10 million immigrants from 1830 through 1892 who arrived in NY.

The Statue of Liberty-Ellis Island Foundation
http://www.ellisislandrecords.org/
This database provides access to passenger arrival records of about 22 million people whose names appear in the original ship passenger manifests for the Port of New York from 1892-1924.