US (Community Project), Pennsylvania—Index to Passenger Lists, 1800–1906

How to Index a Passenger Index Card

For the sample image above, the fields would indexed as follows:

  1. Surname: Huges
  2. Given Names: Mary
  3. Age: 17
  4. Sex: F
  5. Place of Birth or Nationality: Ireland
  6. Ship's Name: Czar
  7. Event Year: 1839