United States, New England Passenger & Crew Lists, 1911-1954 is a free collection at FamilySearch with a searchable name index & images for passenger & crew lists from vessels arriving at New England ports from 1918-1954. (It corresponds with NARA Publication A3468: Passenger and Crew Lists of Vessels Arriving at Providence, Davisville, Melville, Newport, Quonset Point, and Tiverton, Rhode Island; Fall River, Massachusetts; and New London, Connecticut, Aug 1918-Nov 1954.)
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What Can I Learn from US Passenger & Crew lists?
The following information may be found in these records:
Passenger / Crew lists
- Name of ship
- Port and date of arrival
- Port and date of embarkation
- Position in ship’s company
- When and where joined the crew
- Able to read and write
- Height, weight, and physical impairments