Directories & Databases

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Below are various directories and databases, mostly ships lists:

1793 List of Yellow Fever Victims

1890 Complete Philadelphia Directory

Directory of Pennsylvania Genealogical, Historical and Preservation Societies

Irish Families from Pennsylvania

ParishesOnline, directory & maps

Pennsylvania's Civil War Conscientious Objectors

Veteran Ancestor Registry



Leverington Cemetery, Roxborough

Ships' Lists

Alms House Admission Foreigners & Nativity Records with Ship Names (1855-1858 New York City, NY)

Immigration Records at National Archives

Immigrant Ships List Transcribers' Guild

Links to Passenger List Sites

Olive Tree's Ships' Lists

Palantines to America

Palantine to Philadelphia

Passenger Ships' Lists, PA

Passenger Lists to USA

Pennsylvania German Pioneers: Directory of Online Passenger Lists

Ships Passenger Lists: Finding Passenger Records

Ships to PA, 1727-1738

Ships' Lists, PA