Tag Archives: Immigration

Finding U.S. Passenger Lists: 1620s-1950s

Are you hoping to find your immigrant ancestors’ origins?  Finding their passenger list may give you the information that  you need. The  following four part series covers U.S. passenger list  history, databases, and search strategies. Here is the class handout: … Continue reading

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Happy Canada Day!

In honor of “Canada’s birthday” today, we’ll highlight some genealogy resources available for those researching ancestors from our Northern neighbor.  The Grosvenor Room has “how-to” guides for searching your Canadian roots, as well as local histories of Ontario, the nearest province … Continue reading

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