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| link1=[[Germany Genealogy|Germany]]| link2=| link3=| link4=| link5=[[Bremen, Germany Genealogy|Bremen]]}} {{Germany HR Infobox | CID=CID1787826 | title=Germany, Bremen Passenger Departure Lists, 1904-1914 | location=Bremen (Germany )| LOC_01 =Bremen | LOC_02 = | LOC_03 = | alt_flag =| alt_flag_desc =| loc_map =German Empire - Bremen (1871).svg.png | record_type =Passenger Departure Lists List| start_year = 1904 | end_year = 1914 | language = [[German Language and Languages|German]] | title_language =Deutschland, Bremen, Namenskartei aus den Bremen Schiffslisten | FS_URL_01 = [[Germany Record Finder|Record Finder]]| FS_URL_02 = [[Germany Research Tips and Strategies|Research Tips and Strategies]]| FS_URL_03 = [[Bremen, Germany Genealogy]] | FS_URL_02 FS_URL_04 = [[Bremen Research Websites]] | FS_URL_03 FS_URL_05 = [[Germany Church History]] | FS_URL_04 FS_URL_06 = [[Germany Church Records]] | FS_URL_05 FS_URL_07 = [[Germany Genealogy]] | FS_URL_08 = | FS_URL_09 = | FS_URL_10 = | RW_URL_01 = [http://www.hot-map.com/deutschlandkarte Interactive German Map] | RW_URL_02 = [http://www.die-maus-bremen.de/?lang=de Bremen Databank] | RW_URL_03 = [http://www.ekd.de/english/ Evangelical Church in Germany] | RW_URL_04 = [http://adressbuecher.genealogy.net/ Historic Address books: Search] | RW_URL_05 = [http://www.passengerlists.de/ Germany, Bremen Name Card Index to Passenger List] | RW_URL_06 =| RW_URL_07 =| RW_URL_08 =| RW_URL_09 =| RW_URL_10 = | Current_LOC = Bremen is located in Germany. | custodian = [https://www.bundesarchiv.de/bundesarchiv/dienstorte/koblenz/index.html.en Bundesarchiv Koblenz] }}  
== What is in This Collection? ==
This collection includes records from 1904 to 1914 of handwritten cards, covering the information of approximately 8,800 passengers. The cards appear to have been in good condition when they were microfilmed in 1988.
This card file was created by the Deutsches Ausland-Institut from Bremen passenger ship lists sometime between WWI and WWII. When the allies occupied Germany at the end of WWII, the Institute was closed and later re-opened as the Institut für Austlandsbeziehungen. These records, created by the Deutsches Ausland-Institut, were subsequently transferred to the Bundesarchiv.
The index was created to facilitate access to the information in the Bremen passenger lists. It was created by the Deutsches Ausland-Institut, who was interested in documenting German groups outside of Germany.
The information is reliable; however, as this index has been derived from the actual passenger lists, errors may have occurred during the indexing process.  === Sample Images =What Can These Records Tell Me? == Click on images for a larger view. <gallery> Image:Germany Bremen Name Index to Passenger Lists (08-0225) DGS 004338887 00008.jpg|Passenger List </gallery> '''These records''' may contain the The following informationmay be found in these records:  
*Surname
*Marital status
*Last residence
*Destination
 
== Collection Content ==
 
=== Sample Image ===
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Image:Germany Bremen Name Index to Passenger Lists (08-0225) DGS 004338887 00008.jpg|Passenger List
</gallery>
==How Do I Search This Collection? ==
*Names of family members
Fill in === Search the requested information in Index ==={{Search Collection Link| CID=1787826}}=== How Do I Analyze the initial search page. This Results? ===Compare each result from your search will return a list of possible matches. Compare the information in the list to with what you already know about your ancestor to determine if it there is the correct family a match. This may require viewing multiple records or personimages. You may need to compare several persons Keep track of your research in the list before you find your ancestora [[Use_Appropriate_Forms#Prepare_a_Research_Log | research log]]. {{Collection_Browse_Link |CID=CID1787826 |title=Germany, Bremen Passenger Departure Lists, 1904-1914|}}
==What Do I Do Next?==
Whenever possible, view the original records to verify the information and to find additional information that might not be reported. These pieces of information can lead you to additional records and family members.
===I Found the Person I Was Looking For, What Now?===
*Use the age in the citizen to find an approximate birth year to begin your search in church or civil records. *Continue to search the records to identify children, siblings, parents, and other relatives who may have moved, been recruited or lived nearby. This can help you identify other generations of your family. Repeat this process for each new generation you identify. Compile the entries for every person who has the same surname; this is especially helpful in rural areas or if the surname is unusual. This compiled list can help you identify possible relations that can be further verified by researching [https://familysearch.org/wiki/en/Germany_Vital_Records_Index_(FamilySearch_Historical_Records) vital records] in the country. *When you have located your ancestor’s record, carefully evaluate each piece of information given. Save a copy of the image or transcribe the information. These pieces of information may give you new biographical details such as a title, an occupation, or land ownership. Add this new information to your records of each family. You should also look for leads to other records about your ancestors. *[[Germany Church Records|Church Records]] often were kept years before government records were required and are a good source for finding ancestors before 1900.
===I Can't Find the Person I'm Looking For, What Now?===
*Consult the [[Germany Record Finder]] to find other records*Switch to a different record collection. Depending on the time period, either German Civil Registration records or German Church records may be more useful. *While searching, it is helpful to know such information as the ancestor’s given name and surname, some identifying information such as residence and age, and family relationships. Remember that there may be more than one person in the records with the same name as an ancestor and that the ancestor may have used nicknames or different names at different times. *Keep in mind that there may be more than one person in the records with the same name. *Standard spelling of names typically did not exist during the periods our ancestors lived in. Try variations of your ancestor’s name while searching the index or browsing through images. Pay special attention to how the name should have been pronounced and try variations on the pronunciation. *Remember that sometimes individuals went by [http://usgenweb.org/research/nicknames.html nicknames] or alternated between using first and middle names. Try searching for [http://genealogy.about.com/od/first_names/fl/nickname-given-name-equivalents.htm these names] as well. *Search the indexes and records of [[Germany Societies|local genealogical societies]] === Research Helps ===The following articles will help you in your research for your family in [[Germany Genealogy|Germany]].* [[Germany Research Tips and Strategies|Research Tips and Strategies]]* [[Germany Record Finder]]
== Citing This Collection ==
Citations help you keep track of places you have searched and sources you have found. Identifying your sources helps others find the records you used.
;Collection Citation:  {{Collection citation | text= "Germany, Bremen Passenger Departure Lists, 1904-1914." Images. <i>FamilySearch</i>. http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2017. Citing Deutsches Ausland-Institut. Bundesarchiv, Koblenz [Federal Archives, Koblenz].Collection_Published}} {{Image_CitationRecord_Citation}} '''[[#top|Top of Page]]'''
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