Japan, Passenger Lists to Brazil (FamilySearch Historical Records)
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This collection includes an index of overseas travelers processed through Japanese emigration agents, an index of Japanese emigrants in 1914 and 1922-1941, and an index of assorted papers from 1893.
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- Japan, Passenger Lists to Brazil. Diplomatic Record Office of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan, Minatoku, Tokyo.
Key genealogical facts found in this collection usually include the following information:
- Full name of passenger
- Date of birth
- Date of departure
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- Ancestor’s Name
- Residence of Prefecture
- Date of Birth
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Related Wiki Articles
- Japan Emigration and Immigration
- Emigration Records from Japan (FamilySearch Historical Records)
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Citation Example for a Record Found in This Collection
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“Delaware Marriage Records,” index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org: accessed 4 March 2011), William Anderson and Elizabeth Baynard Henry, 1890; citing Delaware, State Marriage Records, no. 859, Delaware Bureau of Archives and Records Management, Dover.