Tracing Immigrants Arrival Record Selection Table

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== Country-of-Arrival Records Selection Table  ==
  
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'''Country-of-Arrival <br>Records Selection Table'''
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| align="left" | This table can help you decide which records to search. In Column 1, find the search tactic you selected. In Column 2, find the record types that are most likely to have the information you need. Then turn to that record type in this section. Additional records that may be useful are in Column 3. The terms used in both Columns 2 and 3 are the same as the record headings used in this portal and the subject headings used in the Family History Library Catalog.
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| align="left" | '''Search Tactic...'''
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| align="left" | '''Look First In...'''
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| align="left" | '''Then Search...'''
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| align="left" | 1. Family Sources
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| align="left" | See “1[https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Tracing_Immigrant_Origins#Search_Tactics . Search Family Sources]” in Part 2
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| align="left" | 2.General records of previous research
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| align="left" | [https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Tracing_Immigrant_Origins#Genealogy Genealogy], [https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Tracing_Immigrant_Origins#Periodicals Periodicals]
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| align="left" | [https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Tracing_Immigrant_Origins#Biography Biography], [https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Tracing_Immigrant_Origins#Societies Societies]
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| align="left" | 3.Local records of previous research
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| align="left" | [https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Tracing_Immigrant_Origins#History History], [https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Tracing_Immigrant_Origins#Genealogy Genealogy], [https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Tracing_Immigrant_Origins#Biography Biography], [https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Tracing_Immigrant_Origins#Periodicals Periodicals], [https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Tracing_Immigrant_Origins#Societies Societies]
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| align="left" | [https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Tracing_Immigrant_Origins#Probate_Records Probate Records], [https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Tracing_Immigrant_Origins#Archives_and_Libraries Archives and Libraries]
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| align="left" | 4.Local original records
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| align="left" | [https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Tracing_Immigrant_Origins#Obituaries Obituaries], [https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Tracing_Immigrant_Origins#Church_Records Church Records], [https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Tracing_Immigrant_Origins#Vital_Records Vital Records], [https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Tracing_Immigrant_Origins#Naturalization_and_Citizenship Naturalization and Citizenship], [https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Tracing_Immigrant_Origins#Cemeteries Cemeteries]
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| align="left" | [https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Tracing_Immigrant_Origins#Newspapers Newspapers], [https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Tracing_Immigrant_Origins#Business_Records_and_Commerce Business Records and Commerce], [https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Tracing_Immigrant_Origins#Probate_Records Probate Records], [https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Tracing_Immigrant_Origins#Voting_Registers Voting Registers], [https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Tracing_Immigrant_Origins#Court_Records Court Records], [https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Tracing_Immigrant_Origins#Land_and_Property Land and Property]
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| align="left" | 5.Immigration information
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| align="left" | [https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Tracing_Immigrant_Origins#Emigration_and_Immigration Emigration and Immigration], [https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Tracing_Immigrant_Origins#Naturalization_and_Citizenship Naturalization and Citizenship], [https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Tracing_Immigrant_Origins#Societies Societies]
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| align="left" | [https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Tracing_Immigrant_Origins#Obituaries Obituaries], [https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Tracing_Immigrant_Origins#Census Census], [https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Tracing_Immigrant_Origins#History History], [https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Tracing_Immigrant_Origins#Newspapers Newspapers], [https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Tracing_Immigrant_Origins#Voting_Registers Voting Registers], [https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Tracing_Immigrant_Origins#Military_Records Military Records], [https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Tracing_Immigrant_Origins#Church_Records Church Records]
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| align="left" | 6.Records of other jurisdictions
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| align="left" | [https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Tracing_Immigrant_Origins#Census Census], [https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Tracing_Immigrant_Origins#Naturalization_and_Citizenship Naturalization and Citizenship], [https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Tracing_Immigrant_Origins#Military_Records Military Records]
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| align="left" | [https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Tracing_Immigrant_Origins#Land_and_Property Land and Property], [https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Tracing_Immigrant_Origins#Pensions Pensions]
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| align="left" | 7.Determine country, state, or region of origin
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| align="left" | [https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Tracing_Immigrant_Origins#Emigration_and_Immigration Emigration and Immigration], [https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Tracing_Immigrant_Origins#History History], [https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Tracing_Immigrant_Origins#Biography Biography], [https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Tracing_Immigrant_Origins#Naturalization_and_Citizenship Naturalization and Citizenship], [https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Tracing_Immigrant_Origins#Societies Societies], [https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Tracing_Immigrant_Origins#Vital_Records Vital Records]
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| align="left" | [https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Tracing_Immigrant_Origins#Census Census], [https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Tracing_Immigrant_Origins#Obituaries Obituaries], [https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Tracing_Immigrant_Origins#Periodicals Periodicals], [https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Tracing_Immigrant_Origins#Newspapers Newspapers], [https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Tracing_Immigrant_Origins#Military_Records Military Records], [https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Tracing_Immigrant_Origins#Business_Records_and_Commerce Business Records and Commerce], [https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Tracing_Immigrant_Origins#Pensions Pensions]
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| align="left" | 8.Trace relatives and neighbors
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| align="left" | [https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Tracing_Immigrant_Origins#Census Census], [https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Tracing_Immigrant_Origins#Emigration_and_Immigration Emigration and Immigration], [https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Tracing_Immigrant_Origins#History History], [https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Tracing_Immigrant_Origins#Genealogy Genealogy], [https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Tracing_Immigrant_Origins#Societies Societies]
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| align="left" | [https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Tracing_Immigrant_Origins#Vital_Records Vital Records], [https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Tracing_Immigrant_Origins#Newspapers Newspapers], [https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Tracing_Immigrant_Origins#Obituaries Obituaries], [https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Tracing_Immigrant_Origins#Biography Biography]
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Revision as of 01:43, 4 August 2008

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Country-of-Arrival Records Selection Table

Country-of-Arrival
Records Selection Table

This table can help you decide which records to search. In Column 1, find the search tactic you selected. In Column 2, find the record types that are most likely to have the information you need. Then turn to that record type in this section. Additional records that may be useful are in Column 3. The terms used in both Columns 2 and 3 are the same as the record headings used in this portal and the subject headings used in the Family History Library Catalog.
Search Tactic... Look First In... Then Search...
1. Family Sources See “1. Search Family Sources” in Part 2
2.General records of previous research Genealogy, Periodicals Biography, Societies
3.Local records of previous research History, Genealogy, Biography, Periodicals, Societies Probate Records, Archives and Libraries
4.Local original records Obituaries, Church Records, Vital Records, Naturalization and Citizenship, Cemeteries Newspapers, Business Records and Commerce, Probate Records, Voting Registers, Court Records, Land and Property
5.Immigration information Emigration and Immigration, Naturalization and Citizenship, Societies Obituaries, Census, History, Newspapers, Voting Registers, Military Records, Church Records
6.Records of other jurisdictions Census, Naturalization and Citizenship, Military Records Land and Property, Pensions
7.Determine country, state, or region of origin Emigration and Immigration, History, Biography, Naturalization and Citizenship, Societies, Vital Records Census, Obituaries, Periodicals, Newspapers, Military Records, Business Records and Commerce, Pensions
8.Trace relatives and neighbors Census, Emigration and Immigration, History, Genealogy, Societies Vital Records, Newspapers, Obituaries, Biography