Posts about immigration records, emigration records, naturalization, permission to leave, passenger lists for genealogy research.

11 Oct 2020

Holland-America Passenger Lists 1900-1974

By |11 Oct 2020|Digital Collections, Immigration Records|1 Comment

Today a look at a new (to me) collection: Holland-America Passenger Lists 1900-1974, digitized at the Rotterdam City Archive (Gemeentearchief te Rotterdam), Netherlands. This collection also includes departure records from New York. Archives of [...]

20 Sep 2018

Finding Prussian Ancestors in Rawitsch

By |20 Sep 2018|Church Records, Genealogy Pilgrimage, Immigration Records, Prussian Genealogy|4 Comments

Today's (long) post is about finding Prussian ancestors in Rawitsch. This trip to Poland is the sixth of eight ancestral trips to the villages of my great-grandparents. (Read Part Two of my visit to Rawitsch [...]