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== Related Websites  ==
== Related Websites  ==
*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~jpnwgw/Kosekilaw.html http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~jpnwgw/Kosekilaw.html] explains how to use and get family papers called koseki  
*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~jpnwgw/Kosekilaw.html Kesekilaw Rootsweb page] explains how to use and get family papers called koseki  
*[http://www.us.emb-japan.go.jp/jicc/consulat.htm http://www.us.emb-japan.go.jp/jicc/consulat.htm] - listing of Japanese embassies, needed to get koseki  
*[http://www.us.emb-japan.go.jp/jicc/consulat.htm Japanese Embassies list] - listing of Japanese embassies, needed to get koseki  
*[http://www.archives.gov/research/alic/reference/military/japanese-internment.html http://www.archives.gov/research/alic/reference/military/japanese-internment.html] - information about Japanese Internment camps during WWII  
*[http://www.archives.gov/research/alic/reference/military/japanese-internment.html Japanese military at Archives.gov] - information about Japanese Internment camps during WWII  
*[http://www.densho.org/densho.asp http://www.densho.org/densho.asp] The Japanese American Legacy Project  
*[http://www.densho.org/densho.asp Japanese American Legacy Project]
*[http://genealogy.about.com/gi/dynamic/offsite.htm?site=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.rootsweb.com%2F%7Ejpnwgw%2F http://genealogy.about.com/gi/dynamic/offsite.htm?site=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.rootsweb.com%2F%7Ejpnwgw%2F] – Japanese GenWeb project
*[http://genealogy.about.com/gi/dynamic/offsite.htm?site=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.rootsweb.com%2F%7Ejpnwgw%2F Japanese GenWeb project]
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Revision as of 19:03, 26 July 2011

FamilySearch Record Search This article describes a collection of historical records scheduled to become available at FamilySearch.org.

Collection Time Period

This collection is dated from 1914, and 1922 through 1927

Record Description

Record Content

The key genealogical facts in these Emigration Records include:
Emigration Records from Japan DGS 4687946 14.jpg
  • The class that person is traveling on in the ship
  • Nationality
  • Gender
  • Full name
  • Age (Under 1 Year, over 1 year, over 12 Years)
  • Occupation
  • Residence
  • Destination and address in full at such destination
  • Embark date/port
  • Disembark date/port
  • Name of Ship

How to Use the Record

Record History

Why This Record Was Created

Record Reliability

Related Websites

Related Wiki Articles

Japan Emigration and Immigration

Contributions to This Article

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Citing FamilySearch Historical Collections

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Examples of Source Citations for a Record in This Collection

  • “Delaware Marriage Records,” index and images, FamilySearch (https://www.familysearch.org : accessed 4 March 2011), entry for William Anderson and Elizabeth Baynard Henry, married 23 November 1913; citing marriage certificate no. 859; FHL microfilm 2,025,063; Delaware Bureau of Archives and Records Management, Dover.
  • “El Salvador Civil Registration,” index and images, FamilySearch ([https://www.familysearch.org : accessed 21 March 2011), entry for Jose Maria Antonio del Carmen, born 9 April 1880; citing La Libertad, San Juan Opico, Nacimientos 1879-1893, image 50; Ministerio Archivo Civil de la Alcaldia Municipal de San Salvador.

Sources of information for This Collection

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