United States Immigration Online Genealogy Records

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United States Immigration Online
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Immigration Research Basics
Searching Many
Databases at Once
Ethnic, Nationality, Political, Religious, or Socioeconomic Groups
Immigration by State
Immigration Online Genealogy Records

This table shows links to countrywide collections. It does not list collections for lower jurisdictions. Some subscription websites listed below can be searched for free at a family history center or FamilySearch affiliate library.

Partner Sites Indexing Multiple Databases


Use these search engines first to check for your ancestor in multiple databases for many ports all at once.

Under "Restrict records by", click on "Type". Check the "Immigration and Naturalization" box.


Collections With Nationwide Coverage


Included in Above Partner Site Indexes
If you have already searched the Partner Sites, you have searched these collections.

Additional Collections Not Included in Above Partner Site Indexes
Although there will be some overlap with the Partner Site searches, you should search these collections. Different search engines can yield different results.

Border Crossings

Immigration Records By Major Port


Baltimore

Boston

Galveston

Honolulu

Los Angeles

New Orleans

New York

Philadelphia

San Diego

San Francisco

Immigration Records by Groups


Indentured or Bonded Servants

Slavery

Quaker

British

Chinese

Dutch

Filipino

Finnish

German

Irish

Italian

Japanese

Jewish

Russian

Swedish

Immigration Records By State


Alabama

Alaska

Arizona

Arkansas

California

Colorado

Connecticut

Delaware

Florida

Georgia

Hawaii

Idaho

Illinois

Indiana

Iowa

Kansas

Kentucky

Louisiana

Maine

Immigration Records by State cont.

Maryland

Massachusetts

Michigan

Minnesota

Mississippi

Missouri

Montana

Nebraska

Nevada

New Hampshire

New Jersey

New Mexico

New York

North Carolina

North Dakota

Ohio

Oklahoma

Oregon

Pennsylvania

Rhode Island

South Carolina

South Dakota

Tennessee

Texas

Utah

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Vermont

Virginia

Washington

West Virginia

Wisconsin

Wyoming

Puerto Rico