Shipping and migration

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…

Ancestry.com – Queensland Immigration Indexes

There is a free name search with subscription, or pay to view, options available to access further information. Indexes available include: • Index to Registers of Passengers on Immigrant Ships arriving in Queensland 1848-1912 from ports in the UK and…

German Emigrants to South Australia 1837-1864

This database, by Robert Janmaat, is on the The Ships List site and currently this site has transcripts of the passenger lists 1837-1864 available plus useful background information from a variety of sources. 

Invisible Australians – Living under the White Australia Policy

This emerging site is assembling biographical information about the Chinese, Japanese, Indians, Afghans, Syrians and Malays who faced discriminatory laws and policies designed to deny them their place as Australians. Over 7,200 photographs from series ST84/1, Certificates of Domicile and…

Ancestry.com – Immigration & Travel – Tasmania

This site offers access to indexes and digitised images of Tasmanian records. There is a free name search with various subscription options available to access images of the original records held by the Tasmanian Archive and Heritage Office. Databases include:•…

Emigrants

An online aid for those seeking emigrant passenger lists. It allows family history researchers to link with others searching for emigrant passenger lists.