Uruguay, Passenger Lists, 1888-1980  is a free, searchable text collection at FamilySearch for passengers arriving in Uruguay between 1888 and 1980 and search results usually link to corresponding images of passenger lists.


These Uruguay Passenger lists are easy to read in English because the index is translated into English. The original images are in Spanish and FamilySearch provides language helps including:

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[su_heading size=”18″]What Can I Learn from these Passenger Lists?[/su_heading]

Passenger lists may include:

  • Name of the Passenger
  • Port or Country of Origin
  • Age, Gender, and Marital Status of Passenger
  • Nationality of Passenger


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With information provided in the passenger list you can:

  • Identify your ancestor on the passenger list
  • Identify any family members on passenger lists
  • Extract a passenger’s full name and any variants of their name
  • Look for records at the port of origin, including emigration and vital records
  • Look for ship’s manifests records
  • Look for naturalization records for individuals you find


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