US (Community Project), New York—Passenger Lists, 1847–1874 [Part A]


How to Index a Passenger List


For the sample image above, the fields for the second record on the image would indexed as follows:

  1. Ship's Name: Press Tab to skip this field.
  2. Arrival Year: Press Tab to skip this field.
  3. Given Names: Margaret
  4. Surname: Mooney
  5. Age: 27
  6. Gender: F
  7. Place of Birth or Nationality: Ireland