Findmypast – Deaths At Sea, 1781-1968

These records detail those who died at sea aboard British-registered vessels 1781-1968. The records may reveal where your sea-faring relatives were born and where they died, the name of the ship, and their cause of death. This commercial site offers…

Findmypast – Passenger Lists Leaving UK 1890-1960

The National Archives (UK) Outward Passenger Lists for voyages departing the British Isles 1890-1960  (BT27) for Australia, Canada, India, New Zealand, South Africa and USA detail 24 million+ records. The database covers many arrivals into Australia that are still unindexed…

IrishGenealogy.ie

IrishGenealogy.ie is a free family history website by the Department of Arts, Heritage and the Gaeltacht. The online data includes:• Church records – access 3+ million pre 1900 Church of Ireland records for Dublin City, Kerry and Carlow; Roman Catholic…

Ancestry.com – UK Incoming Passenger Lists 1878-1960

This collection of passenger lists is fully indexed with digital images available. It contains 16+ million names from the Board of Trade (BT26) passenger lists of ships arriving in the United Kingdom from foreign ports outside of Europe and the…

Immigrant Ships Transcribers Guild

There are 12,000+ passenger list transcripts online. Most are to the USA but not all. The site includes lists of departures from the German ports of Altona, Bremen, Bremerhaven, Cuxhaven, Geestemunde, Hamburg, Stettin, Swinemunde (now Swinoujscie, Poland) plus unspecified ports.…

Bremen Passenger Lists 1920-1939

This is a joint project by the Bremen Chamber of Commerce and the Bremen Staatsarchiv. All passenger lists, 1875-1908, were destroyed due to lack of space in the Bremen Archives. All the other lists were lost in World War II,…

Online German Emigration Records – Lists and Indexes

This site, by Joe Beine, lists online resources and links for:• Baden-Wurttemberg• Bavaria• Brandenburg• Hesse (Hessen)• Mecklenburg• Niedersachsen (Lower Saxony)• Nordrhein-Westfalen• Rheinland-Pfalz, Palatinate• Schleswig-Holstein• Thuringen (Thuringia) • General and miscellaneous

Ancestry.com – Hamburg Passenger Lists 1850-1934

This database covers 1850-1934 (gap 1915-1919). Digitised images of the passenger lists are available. Currently 1877-1914 have been electronically indexed though there is access to handwritten indexes 1855-1934. Both sets of records are in German.Ancestry also has some free indexes…