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Immigration and naturalization records mary colbert

IMMIGRATION AND NATURALIZATION RECORDSMary Colbert


Embarkation ports

EmbarkationPorts

  • Picture of Queenstown harbor, where Annie Shanley boarded the Oceanic

Library of Congress, Prints & Photographs Division

http://adminstaff.vassar.edu/sttaylor/FAMINE/ILN/Depopulation/Depopulation.html

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Before 1855 new york

Before 1855 – New York

Immigrants arrived at the docks – where they found runners waiting for them.

John Colbert and Mary Coleman arrived at the docks.

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Castle garden

Castle Garden

August 1855 – April 1890

The Roches,

Ashes,

Ryans, and

Tom Phelan (with Alice and Nell) all arrived here

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Barge office

Barge Office

April 1890 – Dec 1891

June 1897 – Dec 1900

Bessie Shanley arrived here

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Ellis island

Ellis Island

Jan 1892 – June 1897

Dec 1900 – 1924

James Whelan and

Annie Shanley arrived

here.

So did Bessie (2nd trip)

and Mollie

and many Aherns.

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What you must know

What you must know

  • Name at time of arrival

  • Age

  • Approximate year of arrival

  • Plus

    • Traveling companions

    • Ship

    • Occupation

    • Home County - Residence

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Where to find passenger lists

Where to find passenger lists

  • Online

    • Ancestry

    • Ellis Island

    • Family Search

    • Stephen Morse, one step

  • Microfilm

    • NARA

    • Family History Centers

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Where to find information

Where to Find Information

  • Family Stories

  • Death Certificates

  • Census

  • Naturalization Records

  • Obituaries

  • Biographies

  • Certificates of Arrival

  • Passport Applications

  • Emigrant Savings Bank

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Family stories

Family Stories

“My mother arrived the day McKinley was shot/killed. When she arrived in Battery Park the band was playing. She thought it was to welcome the immigrants, but it was for the President.”

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What do i know

What do I know?

  • Name: Anne Shanley – nicknames: Annie,

    • Nancy

  • Date of Birth: December 1882

  • Place of Birth: Ross, Meath, Ireland

  • Port of Arrival: New York

  • Year of Arrival: the year McKinley was shot

  • President McKinley:

    Shot: September 6, 1901

    Died: September 14, 1901

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    Ellis island records

    Ellis Island Records

    • http://ellisisland.org/

    • Free

    • Must register to see

    • records

    • 1892-1924

    • New York

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    Ellis island records1

    Ellis Island Records

    Annie Shanley

    Age 19

    Year of Arrival 1901

    Residence: Ross

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    Ship: Oceanic

    Arrival: Sep 11, 1901

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    Ellis island records2

    Ellis Island Records

    • Print Certificates

    • View Manifest

    • View other

      pages in manifest

    • Add to your

      Ellis Island file

    • Order copies

    • Cannot print or

      save manifests

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    Ancestry passenger records

    Ancestry – Passenger Records

    Why is Annie listed twice ?

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    Passenger Manifest

    Annie was detained until her mother arrived

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    Family story and death certificate

    Family Story and Death Certificate

    “My grandmother came to this country twice –

    The first time she was a baby and her father dropped dead coming down the gangplank.

    She and her mother returned to Ireland on the same ship.”

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    What do i know1

    What do I know?

    • Name – Johanna Roach

    • Country of Origin – Ireland

    • Sisters – Ellen and Mary

    • Brother – John or James

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    Death certificate

    Death Certificate

    Died: February 10, 1927

    Age: 69 = Year of birth 1858

    In U.S.: 67 years = Year of Arrival 1860

    Parents: Michael Roach and Mary Wallace

    Father’s Death Certificate:

    Date of Death: July 16, 1861

    Age: 45 = Year of Birth 1816

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    Michael Roach; Arrived: 8 July 1861; Born: about 1817

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    MARINE INTELLIGENCE.; Cleared. Arrived. Sailed. By Telegraph. Miscellaneous. Spoken, &c. Foreign Ports.

    Published: July 9, 1861

    Ship Columbia, Bryant, Liverpool May 21, with mdse. and 350 passengers to C.H. Marshall & Co. June 16, lat. 46 30, lon. 48 passed several icebergs. Has had light winds, calms and fogs the entire passage.

    New York Times Archives

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    COLUMBIA (2) Columbia was built 1846, by W. H. Webb at NYC, New York. 1051 tons, 171' x 37' x 22'. She was a square rigger which saw long service, was owned by C. H. Marshall & Co. of NYC and operated under the Black Ball or Old Line from 1846 to 1869, averaging 32 days on her westward

    crossings. She was a

    consistently fast and

    reliable performer

    http://mobius.mysticseaport.org/detail.php?type=related&kv=179193&t=objects

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    Did she go back on the same ship

    Did she go back on the same ship?

    From: New York Times, August 1, 1861

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    The nastas

    The Nastas

    • Michael and Virginia LiquoriNasta

    • Both born in Formia, Italy

    • She was his second wife

    • He went back to Italy to marry her

    • He worked as a seaman at one time

    • Census 1930

      • he arrived 1900; she arrived 1917

      • Children: Helen, Philip, Frances, Josephine, Mary and Jane

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    Passport application

    Passport Application

    Michele Nasta

    Arrived: 14 July 1898

    Ship: Vispera

    Anchor Line

    Born: 28 Sept 1873

    Formia, Italy

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    Finding the record

    Finding the Record

    • Anchor Line – Ship’s Name is Hesperia

      • http://www.theshipslist.com/ships/lines/anchor.html

    • Stephen Morse One step

      • http://stevemorse.org/ellis2/ellisgold.html

    • Searched – for Michele

      • Name of Town – Formia

      • Name of Ship – Hesperia

      • Year of Arrival – 1898

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    Found

    Found -

    Ellis Island Index: Michele Masta

    Ancestry Index: Michele Nasto

    Michele Nasta, age 25, Seaman, Italian, from Formia; has $14.00

    Going to his brother BenedettoNasto

    Certification from U.S. Consul in Naples that immigrants on lines 8 through 22, “are working their passage to New York as stewards..”

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    Wife – Vincenza, age 33

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    Travel companion

    Travel Companion

    If you can’t find ancestor – check a travel companion

    Mary Shanley – born 1876

    Came to U.S. with cousin – Kate Knight

    Search for Mary Shanley

    Ellis Island – no record

    Ancestry – no record

    Search for Kate Knight

    found – Alaska, 23 May 1892

    Mary’s name is given as Shandley

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    Repeat trips

    Repeat trips

    Many immigrants returned to their home countries more than once; some were seasonal workers.

    Thomas Phelan

    New York1889with sisters

    Philadelphia1895self

    New York1904with wife

    New York1906with wife

    New York1913with wife and son

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    Naturalization

    Naturalization

    • 5 years in U.S.

    • Declaration of Intent filed at least 2 years prior

    • 21 years old

    • Good moral character

    • Witness

    • Derivative Citizenship

      • Wives

      • Minors

    • Military

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    Naturalization1

    Naturalization

    • Before 1906

      • Could file in any court

      • Limited information on petition

      • Varied by court

    • After 1906

      • New agency - Immigration and Naturalization Service (INS)

      • All records sent to INS

      • Standard forms

      • Detailed information about applicant and family

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    Citzenship of women

    Citzenship of Women

    • Derivative Citizenship – until 1922

    • Until 1907

      • If husband was a citizen – wife was a citizen

      • If husband was an alien – wife remained a citizen (some disagreement 1866-1907)

    • 1907-1922:

      • If husband was a citizen – wife was a citizen

      • If husband was an alien – wife was alien

      • American women lost their citizenship if they married a noncitizen

    • 1922 – Women applied for their citizenship independent of their husbands

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    American born wife

    American born wife

    NYS Census 1915

    21st A.D; E.D. 31

    523 W 133rd Street

    Name Age Born Citizen in U.S.

    Alex Murray Head M 37 Scotland Alien 12 years

    Mary A. Wife F 28 U.S. Alien 28 years

    John A. Son M 7 U.S. Cit 7 years

    Ethel M. Daughter F 2 U.S. Cit 2 years

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    Naturalization date place

    Naturalization Date/Place

    • Family Papers

    • Census – 1920 – Year

      • 1900/1910/1930 will have AL/NA/Pa

    • Voter Registration

    • Passport Application

    • Passenger Manifest

    • Military Records

    • Federal Land Records

    • State Census records – some show citzenship

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    Where can you find indexes

    Where can you find indexes?

    • Ancestry

    • Family Search

    • Footnote

    • Italian Genealogical Group

    • German Genealogical Group

    • Westchester County Archives

    • State and County Sites

    • NARA and FHC (microfilm – not online)

      • List of microfilm rolls is on line

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    Where can you find record

    Where Can you Find Record?

    • National Archives (NARA)

      • check Regional Offices for available records and ordering procedures

    • USICS – post 1906 only

    • Ancestry (online)

      • has some post 1906 records

      • check pages before and after for additional information

    • Courthouses and Archives

      • Check State/County for available records

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    Certificate given to new citizen

    Certificate given to New Citizen

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    Index card

    INDEX CARD

    Record can be obtained from the National Archives

    Can order online for $7.50

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    Minor

    Minor

    • Under the age of 18 when arrived

    • In U.S. at least 5 years

    • Reached age 21

    • Did not have to file declaration of intent

    • File includes:

    • Certificate signed by clerk

    • Witness form

    • Date of Arrival

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    Voter registration records

    Voter Registration Records

    • Aid to finding and corroborating naturalization records

    • Limited Availability

    • Not online

    • Found in varied locations

      • Manhattan only – Municipal Archives

      • Brooklyn – Board of Elections

    • Rarely indexed - need exact address

      • May need specific ward, assembly district, election district

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    Lawrence ryan

    Lawrence Ryan

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    Naturalized: October 16, 1888

    Superior Court New York City

    Declaration of Intent: March 30, 1881

    Court of Common Pleas NYC

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