By Ira A. Glazier, William P. Filby
Germans to America offers either genealogists and researchers of relations background with the 1st vast, listed resource of German-surname immigrants who got here to all ports within the usa among 1850 and 1893. this era witnessed one of many maximum charges of German emigration within the 19th century.
The sequence reproduces info from the unique send happen schedules, or passenger lists, filed through all vessels coming into U.S. ports. All volumes are prepared in chronological order by means of every one ship's date of arrival. for each passenger checklist, the next details is equipped: send identify, port of departure, port of arrival, date of arrival, and record of German-surname passengers. Ships that departed from German ports or carried passengers who declared themselves to be of German starting place are integrated, with complete identify, age, intercourse, profession, and, while this data is given, nation, province or village of beginning supplied for every emigrant. some of the most very important positive aspects of this sequence is the entire index of names on the finish of each quantity, making it effortless to discover a specific person or kin name.
Germans to America should be ordered via person quantity. status orders, which obtain a ten% undefined, also are welcomed.