| this database consists of records of 527,394
passengers who arrived at the United
1834 through 1897 and identified their country of origin
or nationality as Armenia, Finland, Galicia, Lithuania,
Poland, Russia, Russian Poles, or Ukraine.
of passengers arriving at the following ports: Baltimore,
Boston, New Orleans, New York, and Philadelphia; the bulk
of the records are for passengers arriving at the Port of
Each of the passenger records may include
name, age, town of last residence, destination, and codes
for passenger's sex, occupation, literacy, country of
origin, transit and/or travel compartment, and the
identification number for the ship manifest.