By Surname By Port Arrival By Ship
Comprehensive Sites By Date From Ireland
  Published Resources  

updated March 6, 2004

  Ancestry Immigration Collection





The Immigrant Ships Transcribers Guild
search by surname

Irish Immigrants Database
search by surname


SS INDIA - Glasgow & Moville to New York, 1873

The Hebe, August 7, 1823

Irish Immigrants
search by ship, date, port

Ship Descriptions and Histories


Many passenger lists, different ships, different dates

Firstmom's Genealogy Resources: Immigrant Ship Passenger Lists & Manifests
Immigrant Ships Transcribers Guild: 5000 ships transcribed
The Olive Tree Genealogy: includes passenger lists for all of America's major Atlantic ports, plus European, British, and Canadian records
Emigration / Ship Lists and Resources: links to passenger lists and immigration data bases
Open Directory Project: directory to passenger and immigration links including Ellis Island
The Ships List: Some ships passenger lists, schedules, wreck data, and other information which is not readily available
GenSwap Passenger Lists Links: a list of web sites that contain genealogy data online
Passenger Lists on the Internet: Links to ships lists and short descriptions of each link
Ship Descriptions: Ship Descriptions from Various Internet Mailing Lists
Ship Histories: a terrific way to learn the history of the ship
Links to Ships and Immigration Centers: many links and LDS numbers for passenger lists
Rootsweb's Passenger Lists: search engine for a Database that contains 10696 records (4852 distinct surnames)
Cimorelli Immigration Manifests Online: online collection of databases comprised of the Morton Allan Directory, M1066 Microfilm series from NARA, various newspaper articles, Internet sources,



Castle Garden, New York City


New York City

The Olive Tree Genealogy

CastleGarden Mailing List

Ellis Island



The Olive Tree Genealogy


Boston/New England

The Olive Tree Genealogy

Finding Boston Passenger Lists 1820-1943



The Ships List

The First Peter Robinson Settlers

Surnames from the Ships and Seafarers of Atlantic Canada

Immigrants to Canada

National Archives of Canada, Passenger Lists


Finding Passenger Lists at Galveston


New Orleans

January 1 Through July 7, 1851

Information on Records of Passenger Arrivals

New Orleans Passenger Records resource page

New Orleans Passenger lists 1845 & 1847

The Great Lakes

Maritime History of the Great Lakes
includes passenger lists

Great Lakes Passenger Lists







The Olive Tree Genealogy Search Engine

Immigrant Ships Transcribers Guild-Irish Ports

Irish Passenger Lists

Irish Passenger Lists to USA and Canada ports

Irish Immigration and Immigration Ships

Irish Emigrants

The Famine Ship Records

UK National Archives, Passenger List before 1878



Immigrant Ships Transcribers Guild-1600's

Immigrant Ships Transcribers Guild-1700's

Immigrant Ships Transcribers Guild-1800's

Immigrant Ships Transcribers Guild-1900's

Published Resources: 

They Came in Ships: Finding Your Immigrant Ancestor's Arrival Record (3rd Edition)

Emigrants to Pennsylvania, 1641-1819: A Consolidation of Ship Passenger Lists
from the Pennsylvania Magazine of History and Biography

American Passenger Arrival Records A Guide to the Records of Immigrants

Passenger Arrivals at the Port of New York, 1820-1829

Passenger Arrivals at the Port of New York, 1830-1832

Passenger and Immigration Lists Bibliography 1538 - 1900:
Being a Guide to Published Lists of Arrivals in the United States and Canada

Immigrants and Passenger Arrivals
a Select Catalog of National Archives Microfilm Publications

Ship Passenger Lists: Pennsylvania and Delaware, 1641-1825

Passenger Arrivals at the Port of Philadelphia, 1800-1819
Transcribed by Michael H Tepper

Ship Passenger Lists: The South 1538-1825

Irish Passenger Lists, 1847-1871. Lists of Passengers Sailing
from Londonderry to America on Ships of the J. & J. Cooke Line and the McCorkell Line

Irish Passenger Lists, 1803-1806 Lists of Passengers Sailing from Ireland

Ships Passenger Lists Port of Galveston, Texas, 1846-1871

San Francisco Ship Passenger Lists
November 7, 1851 to June 17, 1852: November 7, 1851 to June 17, 1852

San Francisco Ship Passenger Lists : Volume I, 1850-1864

San Francisco Ship Passenger Lists: 1850-1851

New World Immigrants A Consolidation of Ship Passenger Lists and Associated




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