Sunday, November 23, 2014

So Maybe Your Immigrant Ancestors Didn't Land in New York?

Many people researching their ancestors' arrival in the United States first think of the Port of New York/Ellis Island as their likely point of immigration. But as Crista Cowen, the Barefoot Genealogist at Ancestry, explains in this video, there were other places you can look:

But it could have been Baltimore, Galveston, or San Francisco, depending on the time frame.

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