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Immigration Records

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Immigration Records include ships’ manifests (ships’ lists), border records of entry, juvenile immigration, naturalization, and citizenship.

Ancestry Library Edition Database

The following topics relating to immigration records are available and may be searched in Ancestry Library Edition at any BPL public computer. Please note that content is updated regularly so we suggest that you take the time to explore for further additions.

  • Canadian Passenger Lists, 1865-1935
  • Ships Passengers Arriving in Canada, 1919-1924
  • Border Crossings from Canada to U.S., 1895-1956
  • Canadian Immigrant Records, Part One and Part Two, 1780-1906
  • Early Ontario Settlers (Book)

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(RR) or Ready Reference, also (REF) or Reference, refers to an item that must be used in the library.



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