Immigrant Arrivals at Galveston, Texas

(unofficial passenger lists)

1865 - 1896

Select a List to view one of the Galveston passenger lists available through alternative sources (newspaper, company lists, etc.).


Select a Year to view immigrant ship arrivals at the Port of Galveston for a fiscal year (July 1 through June 30).


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Immigrant Ship Arrivals at Galveston, Texas

1865 - 1896

(for fiscal years ending June 30th)

Website Description

This website details immigrant ship arrivals at the Port of Galveston, Texas between the years 1865 and 1896. It contains the following information:

  • a list of immigrant vessels that arrived between the years of 1865 and 1896
    • arrival and departure data
    • passenger list availability (citations included)
    • transcribed passenger lists taken from newspaper accounts and souvenir passenger lists (alternative sources)
  • an index of surnames listed on the passenger lists available from alternative sources

The Galveston-Bremen Project was made possible by volunteers from the following organizations:

  • The Czech Heritage Society of Texas
  • The Galveston County Genealogical Society
  • The Houston Genealogical Forum
  • The Polish Genealogical Society of Texas

Special thanks to:

  • Casey Edward Greene - Rosenberg Library, Galveston, Texas
  • Dr. Adolf Hofmeister, Staatsarchiv, Bremen, Germany
  • W.M. Von-Maszewski - George Memorial Library, Richmond, Texas
  • Dorothy Pechal, SPJST Museum, Temple, Texas






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