► Welcome to Germanic Immigration Records : 1850 - 1859
- This site contains an extensive searchable database of records on 461,811 passengers who arrived at the United States between 1850 through 1859 and identified their country of origin or nationality as German or Germanic.
► Scope of Records
- Included in the data are transcribed ship passenger arrival records of German travelers who were United States citizens or non-U.S. citizens. Among these are those planning to continue their travels, returning to the U.S., or staying in the U.S. We have records of passengers arriving at the following ports: Baltimore, Boston, New Orleans, New York, and Philadelphia; however most of the records are for passengers arriving at the Port of New York.