Dec 29, 2021

Ellis Island: How to Research Ancestors Who Passed Through the Gateway to Freedom

The MyHeritage Blog has an article that will be of interest to many U.S. genealogists: If your ancestors traveled to New York from outside the United States during the years 1892–1954, there’s a good chance they passed through Ellis Island. On January 1, we’ll be celebrating the 130th anniversary of the day Ellis Island opened its gates. In honor of this milestone, we’d like to take the opportunity to dive into the history of the island and explore MyHeritage’s Ellis Island records — one of the cornerstone collections on MyHeritage.

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