1857 : Passengers of the John McKenzie- The JOHN McKENZIE sailed from the Clyde (Scotland) May 18, 1857 and arrived at Quebec shortly before June 26, 1857. What makes this ship notable is that many of the passengers were then loaded onto the steamship Montreal which was to take them from Quebec City to Montreal. What followed was one of the worst marine disasters in Canadian history.
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1865-1900 : Quebec City Passenger Lists Index- Through this research tool, you can search by name of passengers to locate microfilms of original passenger lists for arrivals at Quebec from 1865 to 1900 which list the name, age, country of origin, occupation and destination of each passenger.
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1872-1896 : Middlemore Homes Index- (Archived Web pages) : Index to Children's Emigration, Home children, mainly from the Birmingham, Warwickshire, England area, who came to Canada 1872-1896.
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1885-1949 : Immigrants from China- The Government of Canada created documents specifically for new arrivals from China. This research tool provides access to 98,361 references to Chinese immigrants who arrived in Canada between 1885 and 1949.
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1898-1922 : Immigrants from the Russian Empire (LI-RA-MA)- The Likacheff-Ragosine-Mathers collection (LI-RA-MA) contains documents created between 1898 and 1922 by the consular offices of the Russian Empire in Canada. The series on passports and identity papers is comprised of about 11,400 files on Jewish, Ukrainian and Finnish immigrants who came to Canada from the Russian Empire. The series includes passport applications and questionnaires containing general information.
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Canada : Passenger Lists, 1865-1922- Passenger lists were the official immigration documents from 1865 to 1935. The lists contain information such as the name, age, country of origin, occupation and destination of each passenger.
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Immigrants to Canada before 1865- There are no comprehensive nominal lists of immigrant passengers arriving in Canada before 1865. Some lists have been identified and indexed by name in this database.
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