Immigration—Crossing the Pond, Pt. 1: Collect Records

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In order to search for your ancestor in the records in Europe, you need to know the town of origin. If you do not know the town of origin, you need to start searching in United States records. This lesson will teach you what U.S. records you can collect to help you find where your ancestor came from before arriving in the United States.

Part 1 of 4. The next lesson in this series is Immigration—Crossing the Pond, Pt. 2: U.S. Passenger Lists

Additional Information

Language English
Place America, Europe
Lesson Owner FamilySearch
Skill Level Intermediate
Lesson Creation Date 21 December 2012
Presenter Yvonne Sorenson, AG
Series Number 1 of 4

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