Tag Archives: ship lists

Museum seeks family members of first passengers to arrive at Pier 21

The Canadian Museum of Immigration at Pier 21 in Halifax, Nova Scotia wants to connect with the families of the first immigrants to step on the pier on March 8, 1928. The 54 people, who arrived aboard the Nieuw Amsterdam, … Continue reading

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Index of Quebec City ship passenger lists, 1865-1869, on Canadiana

Now that the more than 60 million pages are free to view on Canadiana, genealogists are discovering all kinds of gems and some are sharing their finds on social media. Gerald F. shared on Facebook that a number of passenger … Continue reading

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This week’s crème de la crème — August 29, 2015

Some of the bijoux I discovered this week. Blogs Find Your Ancestor on Ships Passenger Lists to Canada After 1865 by Lorine McGinnis Schulze on Legacy News. Researching Your Family History at the Archives of Ontario by Heather Lavallee on … Continue reading

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