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== What is in This Collection? ==
 
== What is in This Collection? ==
 
 
This collection contains passenger and crew lists from vessels arriving at various ports in New England from 1911-1954. It corresponds with NARA Publication A3468: Passenger and Crew Lists of Vessels Arriving at Providence, Davisville, Melville, Newport, Quonset Point, and Tiverton, Rhode Island; Fall River, Massachusetts; and New London, Connecticut, Aug. 1911-Nov. 1954.  
 
This collection contains passenger and crew lists from vessels arriving at various ports in New England from 1911-1954. It corresponds with NARA Publication A3468: Passenger and Crew Lists of Vessels Arriving at Providence, Davisville, Melville, Newport, Quonset Point, and Tiverton, Rhode Island; Fall River, Massachusetts; and New London, Connecticut, Aug. 1911-Nov. 1954.  
 
 
=== Image Visibility ===
 
=== Image Visibility ===
 
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=== To Browse This Collection ===
 
=== To Browse This Collection ===
 
 
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== What Can These Records Tell Me? ==  
 
== What Can These Records Tell Me? ==  
 
The following information may be found in these records:
 
The following information may be found in these records:
 
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*Name of ship  
 
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*Nationality  
 
*Height, weight, and physical impairments
 
*Height, weight, and physical impairments
 
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== Collection Content  ==
 
== Collection Content  ==
 
=== Sample Image ===
 
=== Sample Image ===
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*The place where your ancestor lived
 
*The place where your ancestor lived
 
*The names of family members and their relationships
 
*The names of family members and their relationships
 
 
If you do not know this information, check the census records after 1900.  
 
If you do not know this information, check the census records after 1900.  
 
=== Search the Index ===
 
=== Search the Index ===
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View images in this collection by visiting the '''{{RecordSearch|2072112|BrowsePage|access=browse}}''':
 
View images in this collection by visiting the '''{{RecordSearch|2072112|BrowsePage|access=browse}}''':
 
#Select the '''NARA Roll Number - Contents''' to view the images.
 
#Select the '''NARA Roll Number - Contents''' to view the images.
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=== How Do I Analyze the Results? ===
 
=== How Do I Analyze the Results? ===
 
Compare each result from your search with what you know to determine if there is a match. This may require viewing multiple records or images. Keep track of your research in a [[Use_Appropriate_Forms#Prepare_a_Research_Log |research log]].
 
Compare each result from your search with what you know to determine if there is a match. This may require viewing multiple records or images. Keep track of your research in a [[Use_Appropriate_Forms#Prepare_a_Research_Log |research log]].
 
 
== What Do I Do Next? ==
 
== What Do I Do Next? ==
 
When you have located your ancestor on a passenger or crew list, carefully evaluate each piece of information given. These pieces of information may give you new biographical details that can lead you to other records about your ancestors.  
 
When you have located your ancestor on a passenger or crew list, carefully evaluate each piece of information given. These pieces of information may give you new biographical details that can lead you to other records about your ancestors.  
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*Search for a naturalization record to find the date of arrival
 
*Search for a naturalization record to find the date of arrival
 
*Locate immigration information on census records after 1900
 
*Locate immigration information on census records after 1900
 
 
=== Research Helps ===
 
=== Research Helps ===
 
The following articles will help you in your research for your family in [[United States Genealogy|the United States]].
 
The following articles will help you in your research for your family in [[United States Genealogy|the United States]].
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* [[United States Record Finder]]
 
* [[United States Record Finder]]
 
* [[United States Research Tips and Strategies|Research Tips and Strategies]]
 
* [[United States Research Tips and Strategies|Research Tips and Strategies]]
 
 
=== Related Family History Library Holdings ===
 
=== Related Family History Library Holdings ===
 
*[https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/4092145 United States, New England, passenger and crew lists, 1911-1954]
 
*[https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/4092145 United States, New England, passenger and crew lists, 1911-1954]
 
 
=== Related FamilySearch Historical Record Collections ===
 
=== Related FamilySearch Historical Record Collections ===
 
*[https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/3477650 Connecticut, passenger and crew lists, 1804-1959]
 
*[https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/3477650 Connecticut, passenger and crew lists, 1804-1959]
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/2443354 Rhode Island, Davisville, Melville, Newport, and Quonset Point, Airplane Passenger and Crew Lists, 1955-1957]
 
*[https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/2443354 Rhode Island, Davisville, Melville, Newport, and Quonset Point, Airplane Passenger and Crew Lists, 1955-1957]
 
*[https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/3499160 Vermont, Passenger Lists, 1895-1924]
 
*[https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/3499160 Vermont, Passenger Lists, 1895-1924]
 
=== Related Digital Books ===
 
 
 
== Citing This Collection ==
 
== Citing This Collection ==
 
Citations help you keep track of places you have searched and sources you have found. Identifying your sources helps others find the records you used.
 
Citations help you keep track of places you have searched and sources you have found. Identifying your sources helps others find the records you used.
 
 
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Record Description
Record Type Passenger and Crew Lists
Record Group RG 85: Records of the Immigration and Naturalization Service
Collection years 1911-1954
Microfilm Publication A3468. Passenger and Crew Lists of Vessels Arriving at Providence, Davisville, Melville,Newport,Quonset Point,and Tiverton, Rhode Island; Fall Ri9ver,Massachusetts; and New London, Connetcicut, Aug 1918-Nov 1954. 28 rolls.
Arrangement Chronological in five parts
National Archives Identifier 4051444
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What is in This Collection?[edit | edit source]

This collection contains passenger and crew lists from vessels arriving at various ports in New England from 1911-1954. It corresponds with NARA Publication A3468: Passenger and Crew Lists of Vessels Arriving at Providence, Davisville, Melville, Newport, Quonset Point, and Tiverton, Rhode Island; Fall River, Massachusetts; and New London, Connecticut, Aug. 1911-Nov. 1954.

Image Visibility[edit | edit source]

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To Browse This Collection[edit | edit source]

You can browse through images in this collection using the waypoints on the Collection Browse Page for United States, New England, Passenger and Crew Lists, 1911-1954.

What Can These Records Tell Me?[edit | edit source]

The following information may be found in these records:

  • Name of ship
  • Port and date of arrival
  • Port and date of embarkation
  • Name
  • Position in ship's company
  • When and where joined the crew
  • Able to read and write
  • Age
  • Sex
  • Race
  • Nationality
  • Height, weight, and physical impairments

Collection Content[edit | edit source]

Sample Image[edit | edit source]

How Do I Search This Collection?[edit | edit source]

Before searching this collection, it is helpful to know:

  • The name of your ancestor
  • The approximate age of your ancestor
  • The place where your ancestor lived
  • The names of family members and their relationships

If you do not know this information, check the census records after 1900.

Search the Index[edit | edit source]

Search by name on the Collection Details Page.
  1. Fill in the search boxes in the Search Collection section with the information you know
  2. Click Search to show possible matches

View the Images[edit | edit source]

View images in this collection by visiting the BrowsePage:

  1. Select the NARA Roll Number - Contents to view the images.

How Do I Analyze the Results?[edit | edit source]

Compare each result from your search with what you know to determine if there is a match. This may require viewing multiple records or images. Keep track of your research in a research log.

What Do I Do Next?[edit | edit source]

When you have located your ancestor on a passenger or crew list, carefully evaluate each piece of information given. These pieces of information may give you new biographical details that can lead you to other records about your ancestors.

I Found the Person I Was Looking For, What Now?[edit | edit source]

You can use passenger lists to:

  • Request a federal immigration record
  • Learn an immigrant’s place of origin
  • Confirm the date of arrival
  • Find records in his or her country of origin
  • If your ancestor had a common name, be sure to look at all the entries for a name before you decide which is correct
  • Continue to search the passenger lists to identify siblings, parents, and other relatives in the same or other generations who may have immigrated at the same time
  • If your ancestor has an uncommon surname, you may want to obtain the passenger list of every person who shares your ancestor’s surname if they lived in the same county or nearby. You may not know how or if they are related, but the information could lead you to more information about your own ancestors

I Can't Find the Person I'm Looking For, What Now?[edit | edit source]

  • Look for variant spellings of the names. You should also look for alias names, nicknames and abbreviated names
  • Search for a naturalization record to find the date of arrival
  • Locate immigration information on census records after 1900

Research Helps[edit | edit source]

The following articles will help you in your research for your family in the United States.

Related Family History Library Holdings[edit | edit source]

Related FamilySearch Historical Record Collections[edit | edit source]

Citing This Collection[edit | edit source]

Citations help you keep track of places you have searched and sources you have found. Identifying your sources helps others find the records you used.

Collection Citation:
The citation for this collection can be found on the Collection Details Page in the section Citing this Collection.
Record Citation:
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Image Citation:
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