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Ship Passenger Lists to Canada

There are no comprehensive lists of immigrant arrivals in Canada prior to 1865 because shipping companies at that time were not required by the government to create and retain their passenger list manifests. There are multiple search engines to Canada; be sure to scroll down to search each one. Each search engine uses a different database.

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National Archives of Canada
Immigration Records 1925-1935
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National Historic Gateway to Canada 1928 to 1971

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