Archive for November, 2015

FamilySearch Updates: Seamen’s Certificates and CA Immigration Registers

Sunday, November 15th, 2015

The following databases are showing as updated or new on FamilySearch:

Maine, Bath, Seamen’s Proofs of Citizenship, 1833-1868

California Immigration Registers of Japanese, Filipinos, and Hawaiians at San Francisco, 1928-1942

 

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FamilySearch Updates: Germans from Russia, Freedmen’s Bureau, and Trumbull Co. Ohio

Wednesday, November 11th, 2015

The following databases are showing as updated on FamilySearch since our last post:

{DEP} United States, Obituaries, American Historical Society of Germans from Russia, 1899-2012

United States, Freedmen’s Bureau Hospital and Medical Records, 1865-1872

Ohio, Trumbull County Records, 1795-2010

FamilySearch Update: NC Estate Files

Thursday, November 5th, 2015

The following database is showing as updated on FamilySearch:

North Carolina Estate Files, 1663-1979

FamilySearch Updates: Delaware and Iowa Vital Records

Wednesday, November 4th, 2015

The following databases are showing as updated on FamilySearch:

Iowa, County Death Records, 1880-1992

Delaware Vital Records, 1650-1974

Passenger Lists on FamilySearch

Tuesday, November 3rd, 2015

passegnerIn preparation for my webinar on the passenger lists on FamilySearch, I’ve prepared a list of these materials that are on FamilySearch:

Arizona, Douglas, Arrival Manifests, 1906-1955 10,325 27 Aug 2015
California Immigration Registers of Japanese, Filipinos, and Hawaiians at San Francisco, 1928-1942 Browse Images 28 Jan 2015
California, Airplane Passenger Lists from Honolulu, Hawaii, 1947-1948 Browse Images 04 Feb 2015
California, Chinese Partnerships and Departures from San Francisco, 1912-1943 Browse Images 04 Feb 2015
California, Los Angeles Passenger Lists, 1907-1948 439,368 07 Nov 2012
California, San Diego Passenger Lists, 1904-1952 Browse Images 10 Feb 2015
California, San Diego, Airplane Passenger and Crew Lists, 1929-1954 47,380 01 Oct 2015
California, San Diego, Chinese Passenger and Crew Lists, 1905-1923 Browse Images 09 Mar 2015
California, San Francisco Airplane Arrival Card Index, 1936-1949 Browse Images 30 Jan 2015
California, San Francisco Passenger Lists, 1893-1953 1,188,641 09 Apr 2015
California, San Francisco Passenger and Crew Lists of Vessels Arriving, 1954-1957 Browse Images 14 Apr 2014
California, San Francisco, Immigration Office Special Inquiry Records, 1910-1941 Browse Images 06 Feb 2014
California, San Pedro, Immigration Office Special Inquiry Records, 1930-1936 Browse Images 03 Feb 2014
California, Southern District Court (Central) Naturalization Index, 1915-1976 562,928 15 Feb 2013
Florida, Fort Lauderdale Crew Lists, 1939-1945 Browse Images 29 Jun 2015
Florida, Key West Passenger Lists, 1898-1945 223,879 18 Mar 2015
Florida, Knights Keys Passenger Lists, 1908-1912 Browse Images 23 Dec 2014
Florida, Pensacola, Passenger Lists, 1900-1945 Browse Images 21 May 2015
Florida, Tampa, Passenger Lists, 1898-1945 92,575 19 May 2014
Georgia, Brunswick Passenger Lists, 1904-1939 Browse Images 03 Mar 2015
Hawaii, Honolulu Index to Passengers, Not Including Filipinos, 1900-1952 255,042 03 Jan 2013
Hawaii, Honolulu Passenger Lists, 1900-1953 1,448,458 04 Feb 2015
Hawaii, Index to Filipino Arrivals to Honolulu, 1946 Browse Images 22 Jan 2015
Hawaii, Index to Filipino Passengers Arriving at Honolulu, 1900-1952 Browse Images 21 May 2015
Hawaii, Passenger Lists of Airplanes departing Honolulu, 1942-1948 80,729 06 Oct 2015
Idaho, Eastport, Arrival Manifests, 1924-1956 217,016 08 May 2013
Indiana, Gary and East Chicago Crew Lists, 1945-1956 Browse Images 03 Mar 2015
Louisiana, New Orleans Passenger Lists, 1820-1945 1,822,375 12 Oct 2015
Maine, Crew List Arriving at Eastport, 1949-1958 Browse Images 10 Feb 2015
Maine, Crew Lists Arriving at Robbinston, 1947-1954 Browse Images 28 Jan 2015
Maryland, Baltimore Passenger Lists Index, 1820-1897 779,885 23 Jun 2014
Maryland, Baltimore Passenger Lists, 1820-1948 1,672,834 01 Oct 2015
Maryland, Baltimore, Passenger and Crew Lists of Vessels and Airplanes, 1954-1957 19,164 19 May 2014
Maryland, Piney Point Crew Lists, 1950-1956 Browse Images 04 Feb 2015
Massachusetts, Boston Crew Lists, 1917-1943 140,843 05 Feb 2015
Massachusetts, Boston Passenger Lists Index, 1899-1940 1,577,127 16 Jun 2015
Massachusetts, Boston Passenger Lists, 1820-1891 964,953 27 Aug 2015
Massachusetts, Boston Passenger Lists, 1848-1891 1,115,730 20 Jan 2015
Massachusetts, Boston Passenger Lists, 1891-1943 2,913,815 06 Jun 2014
Massachusetts, Boston, Crew Lists, 1811-1921 424,219 02 Oct 2015
Massachusetts, Salem and Beverly Crew Lists and Shipping Articles, 1797-1934 227,863 06 Oct 2015
Michigan, Crew Lists for various ports, 1929-1966 Browse Images 11 Sep 2015
Michigan, Detroit Manifests of Arrivals at the Port of Detroit, 1906-1954 845,964 26 Nov 2012
Michigan, South Haven Crew Lists, 1957-1959 Browse Images 21 May 2015
Minnesota, Baudette, Warroad, and International Falls Passenger Lists, 1910-1923 Browse Images 18 Mar 2015
Minnesota, Duluth and Wisconsin, Superior Crew Lists, 1922-1958 Browse Images 21 May 2015
Montana Manifests of Immigrant Arrivals and Departures, 1923-1956 Browse Images 21 May 2015
Montana Naturalization Records, 1868-1999 Browse Images 27 May 2014
New York Book Indexes to Passenger Lists, 1906-1942 Browse Images 22 Dec 2014
New York Naturalization Index (Soundex), 1792-1906 744,919 13 Feb 2015
New York Passenger Arrival Lists (Ellis Island), 1892-1924 24,414,218 25 Mar 2010
New York Passenger Lists, 1820-1891 13,433,228 16 Apr 2015
New York, New York Passenger and Crew Lists, 1909, 1925-1957 38,793,252 06 Oct 2015
New York, New York, Index to Alien Crewmen Who Were Discharged or Who Deserted, 1917-1957 Browse Images 21 May 2015
New York, New York, Index to Passenger Lists, 1820-1846 526,400 18 Dec 2012
New York, New York, Index to Vessels, 1897-1956 Browse Images 10 Feb 2015
New York, New York, Soundex to Passenger and Crew Lists, 1887-1921 Browse Images 09 Mar 2015
New York, Northern Arrival Manifests, 1902-1956 160,650 18 Mar 2015
New York, Ogdensburg Passenger and Crew Lists, 1948-1972 Browse Images 04 Feb 2015
New York, Rouses Point and Waddington Crew Lists, 1954-1956 Browse Images 10 Feb 2015
North Carolina, Wilmington and Morehead City Passenger and Crew Lists, 1908-1958 88,345 18 Jun 2014
North Dakota Manifests of Immigrant Arrivals, 1910-1952 Browse Images 20 Mar 2015
Ohio, Passenger and Crew Lists arriving at Ashtabula and Conneaut, 1952-1974 Browse Images 23 Dec 2014
Oregon, Portland, Index and Register of Vessels, 1949-1955 Browse Images 20 May 2015
Pennsylvania Landing Reports of Aliens, 1798-1828 Browse Images 21 May 2015
Pennsylvania, Crew Lists arriving at Erie, 1952-1957 Browse Images 09 Feb 2015
Pennsylvania, Philadelphia Case Files of Chinese Immigrants, 1900-1923 Browse Images 15 Apr 2011
Pennsylvania, Philadelphia Passenger List Index Cards, 1883-1948 1,153,207 26 Apr 2013
Pennsylvania, Philadelphia Passenger Lists Index, 1800-1906 530,556 26 Jun 2014
Pennsylvania, Philadelphia Passenger Lists, 1800-1882 489,494 19 Mar 2013
Pennsylvania, Philadelphia Passenger Lists, 1883-1945 1,176,253 06 Jun 2014
Rhode Island, Davisville, Melville, Newport, and Quonset Point, Airplane Passenger and Crew Lists, 1955-1957 Browse Images 20 May 2015
South Carolina, Charleston U.S. Citizens Passenger Lists, 1919-1948 Browse Images 21 May 2015
South Carolina, Georgetown, Passenger Lists, 1904-1942 Browse Images 06 Feb 2014
Texas and Arizona Arrivals, 1903-1910 Browse Images 31 Dec 2014
Texas, Brownsville Passenger and Crew List of Airplanes, 1943-1964 190,879 21 May 2015
Texas, Eagle Pass Arrival Manifests and Indexes, 1905-1954 122,918 26 Apr 2013
Texas, El Paso Manifests of Arrivals at the Port of El Paso, 1905-1927 294,100 08 Apr 2015
Texas, Houston Arrival Manifests of Airplanes, 1946-1954 Browse Images 21 May 2015
Texas, Indexes and Manifests of Arrivals at the Port of Del Rio, 1906-1953 104,679 08 Apr 2015
Texas, Laredo Arrival Manifests, 1903-1955 Browse Images 18 Jun 2014
Texas, Manifests of Aliens Granted Temporary Admission at El Paso, ca. July 1924-1954 117,170 27 Apr 2015
Texas, San Antonio, Alien Arrivals, May 1944-March 1952 Browse Images 05 Jun 2014
United States Border Crossings from Canada to United States, 1895-1956 4,335,400 15 Dec 2010
United States Border Crossings from Mexico to United States, 1903-1957 3,610,754 15 Dec 2010
United States Famine Irish Passenger Index, 1846-1851 604,596 20 Dec 2012
United States Germans to America Index, 1850-1897 4,068,907 14 Dec 2012
United States Index to Passenger Arrivals, Atlantic and Gulf Ports, 1820-1874 1,023,459 03 Jan 2013
United States Italians to America Index, 1855-1900 845,287 14 Dec 2012
United States Japanese Americans Relocated During World War II, 1942-1946 109,368 26 Jul 2013
United States Russians to America Index, 1834-1897 527,394 15 Mar 2013
United States, Index to Alien Case Files, 1940-2003 456,334 28 Jul 2015
United States, New England Passenger and Crew Lists, 1911-1954 179,903 28 Jan 2015
United States, New England, Petitions for Naturalization, 1787-1906 Browse Images 14 Mar 2014
Vermont, St. Albans Canadian Border Crossings, 1895-1954 6,806,823 13 Oct 2015
Virginia, Alexandria Passenger and Crew Lists of Vessels, 1946-1957 Browse Images 23 Jan 2015
Washington, Seattle, Passenger Lists, 1890-1957 709,727 23 Aug 2013
Washington, Seattle, Passenger and Crew Lists of Airplanes, 1947-1954 44,407  *30 Oct 2015
Wisconsin, Crew Lists of Ship Arrivals, 1925-1956 Browse Images 06 Feb 2014
Wisconsin, Crew Lists of Vessels Arriving at Manitowoc, 1925-1956 Browse Images 06 Feb 2014
Wisconsin, Milwaukee Passenger and Crew Lists, 1922-1963 Browse Images 30 Dec 2014

 

FamilySearch Update: Seattle Passengers 1947-1954

Sunday, November 1st, 2015

The following database is showing as new/updated on FamilySearch since our last update:

Washington, Seattle, Passenger and Crew Lists of Airplanes, 1947-1954

 

 

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Sunday, November 1st, 2015

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