Migration

Migration

Website link Organisation Cost Area covered Notes
http://www.bac-lac.gc.ca/eng/discover/immigration/immigration-records/immigrants-grosse-ile-1832-1937/Pages/immigrants-grosse-ile.aspx Library and Archives Canada Free Canada Arrivals at Grosse-Ile, 1832-1937
http://www.germanroots.com/naturalization.html German roots Some free USA A list of naturalization records available for various US States. Some free but some through Ancestry
http://www.ucs.louisiana.edu/bnl Belfast Newsletter Free N Ireland An index to the Belfast Newsletter from 1737 to 1800, compiled by John C Greene containing nearly 300,000 items of news and advertisements.
http://www.dippam.ac.uk Mellon Centre for Migration Studies Free in Libraries NI Ireland / USA Virtual library of emigration-related primary sources, more than 33,000 records, including passenger list; mainly 1840’s/50’s
http://www.genealogical.com/ Genealogical Publishing Company Free North America Access to David Dobson’s 7 volumes, ‘Irish Emigrants in North America’, which lists people who left Ireland for the New World - 1670 and 1830’.
http://www.ulsterancestry.com/ Ulster Ancestry Some free North America and Quebec Click on ‘free pages’ tab on home page-passenger lists at bottom of page
https://www.jstor.org/ JStor Free   JSTOR provides access to more than 12 million academic journal articles, books, and primary sources in 75 disciplines.
http://www.movinghere.org.uk/ National Archives Kew   Britain For Irish in Britain – site created in 2013, no longer being updated, but archive can be searched
http://www.immigrantships.net/ Immigrant Ships Transcribers Guild Free   ISTG has volunteers who decipher and transcribe ships' passenger lists: includes ship images, maritime routes, maps and dozens of links to other immigration sites.
https://www.libertyellisfoundation.org/passenger The Statue of Liberty-Ellis Island Foundation (SOLEIF) Free search but payment require to purchase full record North America Lists of more than 51 million immigrants, passengers, and crew members who came through Ellis Island and the Port of New York from 1892 to 1957.
http://www.castlegarden.org/ The Battery Conservancy Free North America Database of information on 11 million immigrants from 1820 through 1892
http://www.records.nsw.gov.au/ New South Wales State Archives and Records Free searchable indexes but pay to obtain records Australia Key records and available indexes, relating to passengers arriving in New South Wales, 1788-1922
https://recordsearch.naa.gov.au National Archives of Australia Free Australia Digitised record includes alphabetic lists from the 1881, 1891 and 1901 Census as well as a list of Overlanders and several lists of passengers