By Ira A. Glazier, William P. Filby
Germans to the USA presents either genealogists and researchers of kinfolk historical past with the 1st large, 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 optimum premiums of German emigration within the 19th century. The sequence reproduces info from the unique send occur schedules, or passenger lists, filed by means of all vessels coming into U.S. ports. All volumes are prepared in chronological order by way of each one ship's date of arrival. for each passenger checklist, the next info is supplied: 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 incorporated, with complete identify, age, intercourse, profession, and, while this data is given, nation, province or village of beginning supplied for every emigrant. probably the most very important good points of this sequence is the entire index of names on the finish of each quantity, making it effortless to discover a specific person or relations identify. Germans to the USA could be ordered via person quantity. status orders, which obtain a ten% undefined, also are welcomed.