Immigration Records

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Search our immigration sets for Russian, Italian, German, Irish records. Immigration records, also known as “ship passenger arrival records,” may provide genealogists with information such as:

  • one’s nationality, place of birth
  • ship name and date of entry to the United States
  • age, height, eye and hair color
  • profession
  • place of last residence
  • name and address of relatives they are joining in the U.S.
  • amount of money they are carrying, etc.

(Information from NARA.)