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Finding Ancestors on Ships Passenger Lists to California

1882-1957: California Passenger Lists available on microfilm


How to Find Ancestors on Ships Passenger Lists to California

1. Search online ships passenger lists. The best sites for these early ships passenger lists to California are:

What's Avaiable at NARA for Ships Passenger Lists to California

  • El Capitan, California, 1929-1956
  • Ellwood, California, 1929-1956
  • Los Angeles, California, 1907-1949
  • Port Hueneme, California, 1929-1956
  • San Francisco, California, 1882-1957, 1882-1957
  • San Pedro, California, 1907-1949
  • Ventura, California, 1929-1956
  • Wilmington, California, 1907-1948

Search NARA Microfilm for Ships Passenger Lists to California Ports of Arrival 1882-1957


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