Border Crossings and Other Records
Borders can be more complicated that you imagine. After you view this video you will better understand, border crossing records, shipping manifests and passenger lists can be one way to determine when and where your ancestor arrived in America. In some time periods, these may be the only records of the immigrants entry into the United States.
This presentation was recorded live for the "Locating Ancestors in the Old Country" Expo. The individual Research Guide for this class is included with this video. It is available to download as a PDF immediately upon purchase. If you would like a printed copy of the book, "Locating Ancestors in the Old Country: A Research Guide, please click here.
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