Passenger & Immigration Lists Index
for Howel, Howell, Howells, and Some Howle Surname Spellings



What you are looking at is a composite graphic of two pages from the Passenger and Immigration Index. If you have never used this valuable source before, here's how to read it:

Howell, John n.a.; Philadelphia, Pa., 1867 9297 p. 280

In the example above, John Howell landed in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania in 1867. His age (n.a.=no age) was not given. The '9297' in the citation is the number to which source was used to bring you this information. It is found in the front of the index and gives you the name of the book this particular line came from. The "p. 280" is the referenced source page number you'll find John Howell's data on. All entries give the same kind of information in the same order as shown in the example.

Sources in the above index are given below:

Source code



BALDERSTON, Marion. "Pennsylvania's 1683 Ships and Some of Their Passengers." The Pennsylvania Genealogical Magazine. 24:2 (1965), pp. 69-114.


BALDERSTON, Marion. "William Penn's Twenty-Three Ships, with Notes on Some of Their Passengers." The Pennsylvania Genealogical Magazine. 23:2 (1963), pp. 27-67.


BANKS, Charles Edward. Topographical Dictionary of 2885 English Emigrants to New England, 1620-1650. Philadelphia: Bertram Press, 1937. Reprint. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1957.


BRISTOL and America: a record of the First Settlers in the Colonies of North America, 1654-1685, Including the Names with Places of Origin of More Than 10,000 Servants to Foreign Plantations Who Sailed from the Port of Bristol to Virginia, Maryland, and Other Parts of the Atlantic Coast, and Also to the West Indies from 1654 to 1685. This list is compiled and published from records of the Corporation of the City of Bristol, England. London: R.S. Glover, 1929. Reprint. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1967.


CAMERON, Viola Root. Emigrants from Scotland to America, 1774-1775. Copied from a Loose Bundle of Treasury Papers in the Public Record Office, London, England. London: Viola Root Cameron, 1930. Reprint. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1959.


COLDHAM, Peter Wilson. English Convicts in Colonial America. New Orleans: Polyanthos, 1974, 1976.
       1222........Volume 1: Middlesex 1617-1775, 1974
       1223........Volume 2: London 1656-1775, 1976


COLONIAL Records of Virginia. "Lists of the Livinge & the Dead in Virginia, February 16, 1623." Colonial Records of Virginia, 1874. Richmond, Virginia: R.F. Walker, Superintendent of Public Printing, 1874, pp. 37-66.


FOTHERGILL, Gerald. Emigrants from England, 1773-1776. Boston: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1913. Reprint. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Company, Inc., 1977, pp. 222-430.


FUTHEY, John Smith and Gilbert Cope. "A Partial Registry of Arrivals was made Between the Years 1682 and 1688." History of Chester County, Pennsylvania, with Genealogical and Biographical Sketches. Philadelphia: Louis H. Everts, 1881, p. 22-24.


GOSSAGE, F.T. "Irish Railroad Builders." National Genealogical Society Quarterly. 57:1 (March 1969), pp. 51-52.


HOTTEN, John Camden, editor. The Original Lists of Persons of Quality; Emmigrants; Religious Exiles; Political Rebels; Serving Men Sold for a Term of Years; Apprentices; Children Stolen; Maidens Pressed; and Others Who Went from Great Britain to the American Plantations, 1600-1700. With Their Ages, the Localities Where They Formerly Lived in the Mother Country, the Names of the Ships in Which They Embarked, and Other Interesting Particulars. From MSS Preserved in the State Paper Department of Her Majesty's Public Record Office, England. London: John Camden Hotten, 1874. Reprint. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc., 1974.


JESTER, Annie Lash and Martha Woodroof Hiden. "Musters of the Inhabitants in Virginia 1624/25." Adventures of Purse and Person: Virginia, 1607-1625. Princeton, New Jersey: Princeton University Press, 1956, pp. 5-69.


"NEW CASTLE County, Delaware, Naturalization Records, 1826-1858." Maryland and Delaware Genealogist. 1997-1978.
       6107........18:2 (April 1977) pp.38-39; 18:3 (July 1977) pp.62-63; 18:4 (October 1977) pp.84-85.
       6108........19:1 (January 1978) p. 14.


NEWSOME, A.R., editor. "Records of Emigrants from England and Scotland to North Carolina, 1774-1775." The North Carolina Historical Review. 11:1 (January 1934), pp. 39-54; 11:2 (April 1934), pp. 129-143.


RASMUSSEN, Louis J. San Francisco Ship Pasenger Lists. Volume one. Colma, California: Louis J. Rasmussen, 1965. Reprint. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1978.


"RECORD of Indentures of Individuals Bound Out as Apprentices, Servants, Etc. and of German and Other Redemptioners in the Officer of the Mayor of the City of Philadelphia, October 3, 1771, to October 5, 1773." The Pennsylvania-German Society Proceedings and Addresses. Volume 16 (1905). Lancaster, Pennsylvania, 1907. Reprint with added index. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1973.


STRASSBURGER, Ralph Beaver. Pennsylvania German Pioneers: a Publication of the Original Lists of Arrivals in the Port of Philadelphia from 1727 to 1808. Edited by William John Hinke. Three volumes. Pennsylvania: Pennsylvania German Society, 1934. Reprint volumes 1 and 3 only. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1964.
       9041........Volume 1: 1727-1775.


TEPPER, Michael, editor. Immigrants to the Middle Colonies: a Consolidation of Ship Passenger Lists and Associated Data from the New York Genealogical and Biographical Record. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc., 1978.


TEPPER, Michael, editor. Passengers to America: a Consolidation of Ship Passenger Lists from The New England Historical and Genealogical Register. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1977. Reprinted with new indexes, 1978.


TYLER, Lyon Gardiner. "Census of Inhabitants." The Cradle of the Republic: Jamestown and James River. Richmond, Virginia: Hermitage Press, Inc., 1906, pp. 100-104.


UNITED STATES. Department of State. Letter from the Secretary of State, with a Transcript of the List of Passengers who Arrived in the United States from the 1st October, 1819, to the 30th September 1820. Washington, D.C.: Gales & Seton, 1821. Reprint with added index under the title, Passenger Arrivals 1819-1820. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc., 1967, pp. 289-342.


UNITED STATES. Department of State. Passengers Who Arrived in the United States, September 1821-December 1823, from Transcripts Made by the State Department. Baltimore: Magna Carta Book Co., 1969.


UNITED STATES. Works Projects Administration. Index to Records of Aliens' Declarations of Intention and/or Oaths of Allegiance, 1789-1880, in United Sates Circuit Court, United Sates District Court, Supreme Court of Pennsylvania, Quarter Sessions Court, Court of Common Pleas, Philadelphia. 11 Volumes. Compiled by W.P.A. Project Number 20837. Sponsored by Pennsylvania Historical Commission, 1940(?).
       9297........Volume 5: Letter H, pp. 1-318.


WODROW, Robert. "Lists of Scotch Prisoners Deported to New Jersey, 1685." The History of the Sufferings of the Church of Scotland, from the Restauration to the Revolution. Collected from the publick records, original papers, and manuscripts of that time, and other well attested narratives. Volume two. Edinburgh: James Watson, 1722, pp. 481-487.


 Submitted by Jackie Howell [28Jan02]



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