Free US Passenger Lists Records Search
Castle Garden Immigration 1820 - 1890
10 million passengers who came through the port of NY before Ellis Island opened
Ellis Island Immigration 1892-1924
22 million passengers and ship's crews who came through the port of NY
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Ellis Island Records
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German Passenger Lists
Transcribed Passenger ships lists from Germany to the United States & Canada
National Archives Online Databases
Russians to America
Passenger records of Russians to the U.S. 1834 - 1897 by NARA
Germans to America
Passenger records of Germans to the U.S. 1850 - 1897 by NARA
Italians to America
Passenger records of Italians to the U.S. 1855 - 1900 by NARA
- Passengers Who Arrived at the Port of New York During the Irish Famine
This database is not just Irish, but includes immigrants from 33 countries 1/12/1846 - 12/31/1851 by NARA.
Additional Immigration Databases
Passenger lists for ship and wagon train passengers traveling to California between 1848 and 1873. The lists are transcribed from microfilm of the New York Daily Times, the New York Herald, the New Orleans Picayune, the Panama Star, the Panama Herald, and the Boston Daily Evening Transcript.
Irish Cimorelli Database
Irish Passenger List transcriptions to the US
Rootsweb Passenger Lists
User submitted transcribed passenger lists to the United States.