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Ellis Island Search Secrets
6/11/2014
Follow these step-by-step secrets to searching the Ellis Island passenger database.
Passenger Search
Let’s say you’re searching for a Norwegian immigrant named John Olsen. Here’s an example of how you might go about it:
 
1. Do a basic search. Begin your search on the EllisIsland.org home page by filling in at least a last name. If the surname is common, add a first name, year of birth and gender. Next, click on Start Search.
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