Vermont, Passenger Lists - FamilySearch Historical Records
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Vermont, Passenger Lists, 1895-1924
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|Record Group||RG 85: Records of the Immigration and Naturalization Service|
|Microfilm Publication||A3402. Manifests of Alien Arrivals at Newport, Vermont, Ca. 1906 - June 1924.. 8 rolls.|
|M1462. Alphabetical Index to Canadian Border Entries through Small Ports in Vermont, 1895-1924.. 6 rolls.|
|National Archives Identifier||4992476 4477069|
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- 1 What is in This Collection?
- 2 What Can These Records Tell Me?
- 3 Collection Content
- 4 How Do I Search This Collection?
- 5 What Do I Do Next?
- 6 Citing This Collection
What is in This Collection?[edit | edit source]
This collection consists of two National Archive Microfilm Publications. The first is a Name Index to admission arrivals at the ports of Norton,Island Pond, Beecher Falls, Highgate Springs, Swanton, Alburg, and Richford. Also entries and departures at St. Albans and Canaan. The name index is from NARA Publication Alphabetical Index to Canadian Border Entries through Small Ports in Vermont, 1895-1924. M1462. The second consists Manifests (60,000) of Alien Arrivals at Newport, Vermont, ca. 1906–June 1924 from NARA publication A3402. Both are part of Record Group 85 Records of the Immigration and Naturalization Service.
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What Can These Records Tell Me?[edit | edit source]
The following information may be found in these records:
- Person's name
- Port of entry
- Permanent residence
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I Found the Person I Was Looking For, What Now?[edit | edit source]
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Research Helps[edit | edit source]
The following articles will help you in your research for your family in the state of Vermont.
- Beginning Research in United States Immigration and Emigration Records
- Beginning Research in United States Naturalization Records
- Vermont Guided Research
- Vermont Record Finder
- Research Tips and Strategies
- Step-by-Step Research
Related Family History Library Holdings[edit | edit source]
- St. Albans District manifest records of aliens arriving from foreign contiguous territory : records of arrivals through small ports in Vermont, 1895-1924. M1462
- Vermont, Orleans County, Newport, manifests of alien arrivals, 1906-1924. NARA A3402
Related FamilySearch Historical Record Collections[edit | edit source]
- Vermont, St. Albans Canadian Border Crossings, 1895-1924.
- United States Border Crossings from Canada to United States, 1895-1956.
- United States, Border Crossings from Canada to United States, 1894-1954.
Citing This Collection[edit | edit source]
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