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Many lists of German emigrants listing towns of origin are found on the internet. Following is a list of useful websites. Additional material can be found by entering the German region plus the terms “emigrants, emigration” or their German equivalents: “Auswanderer, Auswanderung” in a search engine.  
 
Many lists of German emigrants listing towns of origin are found on the internet. Following is a list of useful websites. Additional material can be found by entering the German region plus the terms “emigrants, emigration” or their German equivalents: “Auswanderer, Auswanderung” in a search engine.  
  
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*[http://wiki-en.genealogy.net/wiki/ Germans_to_America]  
 
*[http://wiki-en.genealogy.net/wiki/ Germans_to_America]  
 
*[http://usgenweb.org/ USGenWeb] State and country sites often include links to indexed vital records, church information, naturalization records, county histories, and other resources.  
 
*[http://usgenweb.org/ USGenWeb] State and country sites often include links to indexed vital records, church information, naturalization records, county histories, and other resources.  
*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/ RootsWeb]  
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*[http://www.rootsweb.com/ RootsWeb]  
 
*[http://www.google.de/ German search engine]  
 
*[http://www.google.de/ German search engine]  
 
*[http://www.dogpile.com/ Metasearch Engine] - Use keywords Auswanderer, Auswanderung, emigration,immigration” to find little-known lists of emigrants  
 
*[http://www.dogpile.com/ Metasearch Engine] - Use keywords Auswanderer, Auswanderung, emigration,immigration” to find little-known lists of emigrants  
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*[http://www.ellisisland.org Ellis Island Records] - New York arrivals 1892-1924, limited search functionality, includes images  
 
*[http://www.ellisisland.org Ellis Island Records] - New York arrivals 1892-1924, limited search functionality, includes images  
*[http://www.castlegarden.org CastleGarden] – passenger arrivals in New York 1820-1913, currently not linked to images  
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*[https://www.libertyellisfoundation.org/expanded-passenger-records-release The Statue of Liberty-Ellis Island Foundation, Inc.] – passenger arrivals in New York 1820-1913, currently not linked to images  
 
*[http://www.stevemorse.org Improved Search Masks] for the Ellis Island website and Castle Garden allows searches by various fields, with or without a complete name  
 
*[http://www.stevemorse.org Improved Search Masks] for the Ellis Island website and Castle Garden allows searches by various fields, with or without a complete name  
 
*[http://www.ancestry.com Ancestry.com]includes an ever-increasing number of passenger list indexes and linked imagees, ($).  
 
*[http://www.ancestry.com Ancestry.com]includes an ever-increasing number of passenger list indexes and linked imagees, ($).  
*[http://www.londonpubliclibrary.ca/link/ingeneas-national-archives-canada-miscellaneous-immigration-index Emigrants coming through Canada]  
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*[https://www.bac-lac.gc.ca/eng/discover/immigration/immigration-records/immigrants-before-1865/Pages/search.aspx lists Emigrants coming through Canada]  
 
*[http://www.roots-in-germany.de/ Routes to the Roots] has good links to emigrant data bases arranged by geographical area  
 
*[http://www.roots-in-germany.de/ Routes to the Roots] has good links to emigrant data bases arranged by geographical area  
 
*[http://www.germanyroots.com Germany Roots], data base of over 230,000 emigrants  
 
*[http://www.germanyroots.com Germany Roots], data base of over 230,000 emigrants  
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*[http://www.galvestonhistory.org/attractions/maritime-heritage/galveston-immigration-database Galveston Immigration Lists]  
 
*[http://www.galvestonhistory.org/attractions/maritime-heritage/galveston-immigration-database Galveston Immigration Lists]  
 
*[http://www.passagierlisten.de/ Bremen passenger lists, 1920-1939]  
 
*[http://www.passagierlisten.de/ Bremen passenger lists, 1920-1939]  
*[http://www.frenchlines.com/passager_index_fr.php French Lines]  
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*[https://www.gjenvick.com/Passengers/FrenchLine/index.html French Lines]  
 
*[http://home.foni.net/~adelsforschung1/auswand.htm Institut Deutsche Adelsforschung] Emigrants from noble families
 
*[http://home.foni.net/~adelsforschung1/auswand.htm Institut Deutsche Adelsforschung] Emigrants from noble families
  
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| [http://www.thomas-erbe.de/ahnen/buch/001.htm Every-name index to ''Auswandererlisten des ehemaligen Herzogtums Braunschweig 1846-1871'', by Fritz Gruhne]
 
| [http://www.thomas-erbe.de/ahnen/buch/001.htm Every-name index to ''Auswandererlisten des ehemaligen Herzogtums Braunschweig 1846-1871'', by Fritz Gruhne]
 
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| Hannover/Hanover
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| Hannover/Hannover
 
| [http://www.nordfriiskinstituut.de/datenbank.html Emigrants from Northern Friesland]<br>  
 
| [http://www.nordfriiskinstituut.de/datenbank.html Emigrants from Northern Friesland]<br>  
 
[http://www.pohlw.de/vor_ort/emigration_whs/index.htm Former county of Wildeshausen emigrants] <br> [http://www.german-immigrants.com/english/index.html 15,000 emigrants from the Emsland and Grafschaft Bentheim regions] <br>  
 
[http://www.pohlw.de/vor_ort/emigration_whs/index.htm Former county of Wildeshausen emigrants] <br> [http://www.german-immigrants.com/english/index.html 15,000 emigrants from the Emsland and Grafschaft Bentheim regions] <br>  
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| Hessen/Hesse  
 
| Hessen/Hesse  
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| Mecklenburg-Strelitz  
 
| Mecklenburg-Strelitz  
| [http://www.emecklenburg.de/MFP/database/auswanderer.php Emecklenburg Auswanderer]
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| [http://www.emecklenburg.de/MFP/content/auswanderer.php Emecklenburg Auswanderer]
 
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| Oldenburg  
 
| Oldenburg  
| [http://www.routes.de/linksammlung/004NS.htm Emigration from Niedersachsen], includes material for Oldenburg
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| [http://www.routes.de/linksammlung/004NS.htm Emigration from Niedersachsen], includes material for Oldenburg<br> [http://www.genealogienetz.de/vereine/OGF/index.html Oldenburg list of parishes, emigrant database]
 
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| Rheinland/Rhineland  
 
| Rheinland/Rhineland  
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| Thüringen/Thuringia  
 
| Thüringen/Thuringia  
| [http://www.mogenweb.org/cooper/CooperBitsImmig.htm Emigrants from Sachsen-Coburg, Sachsen-Kronach, and Sachsen-Meiningen emigrants]<br>[http://www.thueringen.de/th2/staatsarchive/standorte/rudolstadt/auswanderer_datenbank Rudolstadt region of Thueringen emigrants]
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| [http://www.mogenweb.org/cooper/CooperBitsImmig.htm Emigrants from Sachsen-Coburg, Sachsen-Kronach, and Sachsen-Meiningen emigrants]<br>[http://www.thueringen.de/th2/staatsarchive/standorte/rudolstadt/auswanderer_datenbank Rudolstadt region of Thueringen emigrants]<br>
 
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| Westfalen/Westphalia  
 
| Westfalen/Westphalia  
 
| [http://www.routes.de/linksammlung/004NW.htm Nordrhein-Westfalen emigrants]<br>  
 
| [http://www.routes.de/linksammlung/004NW.htm Nordrhein-Westfalen emigrants]<br>  
[http://www.amerikanetz.de/liste-der-auswanderer-aus-dem-kreis-herford Kreis Herford emigrants]<br> [http://www.slcl.org/sites/default/files/shared-files/SC_ Marxkors_index.pdf Marxkors Index of emigrants, Westphalia and Lower Saxony]  
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[http://www.amerikanetz.de/liste-der-auswanderer-aus-dem-kreis-herford Kreis Herford emigrants]<br> [http://www.slcl.org/sites/default/files/shared-files/SC_ Marxkors_index.pdf Marxkors Index of emigrants, Westphalia and Lower Saxony]<br>
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| Wuerttemberg  
 
| Wuerttemberg  
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*[http://www.wgrichter.de/Genea/ausalf.html Alfter, Rheingau]<br>  
 
*[http://www.wgrichter.de/Genea/ausalf.html Alfter, Rheingau]<br>  
*[http://www.stenvorde.de/auswanderer_02_inhaltsverzeichnis.html Borgholz and Burgsteinfurt, Muensterland, Westfalen]<br>  
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*[http://docplayer.org/32883338-Auswanderungen-im-19-jahrhundert.html Borgholz and Burgsteinfurt, Muensterland, Westfalen]<br>  
*[http://www.buer-us.de Buer, Westfalen]<br>
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*[http://www.buer-us.de/Book1a.html Buer, Westfalen]<br>  
*[http://www.daverden.de/auswanderer_liste.php Daverden] by Bremen<br>  
 
 
*[http://www.schwarzwaldverein-gechingen.de/index.php?page=auswanderung Gechingen, Wuerttemberg]<br>  
 
*[http://www.schwarzwaldverein-gechingen.de/index.php?page=auswanderung Gechingen, Wuerttemberg]<br>  
 
*[http://www.lang-germany.de/Archiv/Auswanderer_/auswanderer_.htm Neuhausen ob Eck, Baden-Württemberg]<br>  
 
*[http://www.lang-germany.de/Archiv/Auswanderer_/auswanderer_.htm Neuhausen ob Eck, Baden-Württemberg]<br>  
 
*[http://www.rheineahnen.de/listdoc/auswand.htm Rheine, Westfalen]<br>  
 
*[http://www.rheineahnen.de/listdoc/auswand.htm Rheine, Westfalen]<br>  
*[http://members.aon.at/mgvriedlingsdorf/awverz.htm Ridelingsdorf, Burgenland]<br>
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*[https://web.archive.org/web/20170411223632/http://www.thomas-scharnowski.de/rommelshausen/auswanderer_rommelshausen.htm Rommelshausen, OA Cannstadt, Wuerttemberg]<br>  
*[http://www.thomas-scharnowski.de/rommelshausen/auswanderer_rommelshausen.htm Rommelshausen, OA Cannstadt, Wuerttemberg]<br>
 
*[http://selzen.de/geschichte/g_amerika.htm Selzen]<br>
 
*[http://www.taben-rodt.de/Auswanderer/auswanderer.html Taben-Rodt, Trier region, Rheinland]<br>
 
*[http://biggislist.genealogy.net/cgi-bin//redirect.cgi/http://www.venne-families.de/ Venne parish, Osnabrück]<br>
 
*:http://www.weisweil.de/freizeit_kultur/geschichte/auswanderer/f_auswand.html Weisweil (Rhein)]<br>  
 
 
*[http://www.woiste.de/W-Auf-AW.html Wuesten, Germany before 1900]<br>
 
*[http://www.woiste.de/W-Auf-AW.html Wuesten, Germany before 1900]<br>
  
 
=== Germans to Latin America  ===
 
=== Germans to Latin America  ===
  
*http://www.rootsweb.com/~brawgw/alemanha/historia_petropolis_imi1859.htm lists of Germans immigrating to Brazil [in Portuguese]
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*[http://sites.rootsweb.com/~brawgw/alemanha/historia_petropolis_imi1859.htm Lists of Germans immigrating to Brazil], in Portuguese.  
*http://www.pilleux.cl/genealogia/Alemanes/ - German immigrants to Chile
 
 
 
last updated 4 Feb 2009
 
  
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Latest revision as of 14:37, 19 August 2020


Many lists of German emigrants listing towns of origin are found on the internet. Following is a list of useful websites. Additional material can be found by entering the German region plus the terms “emigrants, emigration” or their German equivalents: “Auswanderer, Auswanderung” in a search engine.

General Information[edit | edit source]

U.S. and German passenger lists and indexes[edit | edit source]

Regional Lists and Indexes of Emigrants[edit | edit source]

Baden Glatzle collection emigrants from Baden and Wuerttemberg
Bayern/Bavaria Emigrants from Oberbayern,($)
Braunschweig/Brunswick Every-name index to Auswandererlisten des ehemaligen Herzogtums Braunschweig 1846-1871, by Fritz Gruhne
Hannover/Hannover Emigrants from Northern Friesland

Former county of Wildeshausen emigrants
15,000 emigrants from the Emsland and Grafschaft Bentheim regions

Hessen/Hesse Auswanderung aus dem Rheingau PDF
Lippe-Detmold Emigrants from Lippe-Detmold
Mecklenburg-Schwerin Griese Gegend emigrants
Mecklenburg-Strelitz Emecklenburg Auswanderer
Oldenburg Emigration from Niedersachsen, includes material for Oldenburg
Oldenburg list of parishes, emigrant database
Rheinland/Rhineland Auswanderer nach Amerika aus dem Kreise Ahrweiler
Sachsen/Saxony http://www.beepworld.de/members81/saxonforefathers/index.htm Saxon Forefathers emigrant list], further information by request.
Marxkors_index.pdf Marxkors Index of emigrants, Westphalia and Lower Saxony
Emigration from Niedersachsen, includes material for Oldenburg
Schaumburg-Lippe Schaumburger Auswanderer
Schleswig-Holstein Rootdigger Schleswig-Holstein emigrants Free index, ($) for place of origin.
Thüringen/Thuringia Emigrants from Sachsen-Coburg, Sachsen-Kronach, and Sachsen-Meiningen emigrants
Rudolstadt region of Thueringen emigrants
Westfalen/Westphalia Nordrhein-Westfalen emigrants

Kreis Herford emigrants
Marxkors_index.pdf Marxkors Index of emigrants, Westphalia and Lower Saxony

Wuerttemberg Wuerttemberg: DELAUS – Delmenhorst 1830-1930, CUXAUS Cuxhaven 1830-1930, CLAUS - Cloppenburg and Vechta areas 1830- abt. 1875, – Bad Laer near Osnabrueck

Lists of emigrants from individual towns[edit | edit source]

Germans to Latin America[edit | edit source]