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In this episode, we revisit the April 2023 interview with Kathryn Marks, in which she offers a walk-through of the Passenger Search database as a tool for finding ancestors who arrived in America via the Port of New York.
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Best Genealogy Websites: Ellis Island Passenger Search (00:40)
Back in April of this year, Kathryn Marks from the American Family Immigration History Center offers many practical tips for finding ancestors who arrived in America via the Port of New York between the early 19th century and mid-20th century.
Resources Mentioned in This Interview:
- Visit the Ellis Island Passenger Search website
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