Trace your ancestors who crossed the pond with emigration records
Ancestry.co.uk releases UK Outward Passenger Lists, 1890-1960
Ceylon, Cyprus, Fiji, the Gambia among new records available now.
The National Archives puts naturalisation catalogue from 1870 to 1980 online.
Can you help our reader, Kathy Millet with her migrant ancestors? Check back next Friday (Dec 3) for our expert opinion from Ian Waller.
The expert answer has now gone up on last week’s QnA. Fancy trying your hand at answering this week’s question? Our YFT expert, Ian Waller, will give his thoughts on this query on 5 November – so check back to see if you were on the right track.
Useful sites for tracing your Irish ancestors across both Eire and Northern Ireland
The West Indies comprises 20 or so different nations, territories and dependencies, each of which has it’s own registration system and records office. Here’s a guide to the ones we couldn’t squeeze into our feature on the subject in YFT80.
Did your ancestors cross the Atlantic? Get some further pointers with our extended list of contacts to accompany the ‘Around the Empire’ feature in YFT79