German SIG #Germany SITE CITE Re: Castle Garden immigration records and history #germany


A & B Algaze <Algaze@...>
 

Christopher Massur wrote: "Last week someone brought this web-site to my
attention: http://www.castlegarden.org/
it contains the early arrivals to New York >from the 1830's until the Ellis
Island data base takes over. Good luck"

For a talk I gave recently, I complied the following list of resources for
Soundex/Index lists for passengers arriving into New York. Hopefully it
will be helpful for researchers trying to find arrival data for their
relatives:

Index/Soundex lists available for Passenger Arrivals into the Port of New
York City 1820 - 1948

ON THE INTERNET

1820 – 1850 http://www.Ancestry.com
1830 – 1897 http://www.castlegarden.org
1851 – 1891 http://www.Ancestry.com
1892 – 1924 http://www.EllisIsland.com
or http://www.StevenMorse.org

AVAILABLE THROUGH NARA AND THE FAMILY HISTORY LIBRARY
1820 – 1846 NARA #M261 103 Rolls
1847 – 1896 No Index Available
1897 – 1902 NARA #T519 115 Rolls
1902 – 1943 NARA #T621 744 Rolls
1944 – 1948 NARA #M1417 92 Rolls

For more details, check out:

http://home.att.net/~wee-monster/onlinelists.html

I hope this helps in your research.

Barbara Algaze Los Angeles, California Algaze@comcast.net

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