courtesy of

Find Your Immigrant Ancestor on Ships Passenger Lists to U.S.A. & Canada

Find your ancestor on Free Access , or 14 Day FREE trial

Learn more about FREE TRIAL ACCESS to Ancestry databases

Comparison Chart of Fee-based websites for Immigration Records - What Site is Best for You?

My Story
Ships Home
Ships Site Map Passenger Lists to America Passenger Lists to Canada Outbound Passenger Lists

Finding Ancestors on Ships Passenger Lists to Nova Scotia

Archived Passenger Lists for Nova Scotia are available for the following ports of arrival

  • Halifax (Nova Scotia)
  • North Sydney (Nova Scotia)


How to Find Ancestors on Ships Passenger Lists to Nova Scotia

1. Search online ships passenger lists. The best sites for these early ships passenger lists are:

2. Search NAC microfilm for Ships Passenger Lists to Nova Scotia 1881-1935

  • Halifax (Nova Scotia), 1881-1935
  • North Sydney (Nova Scotia),1906-1935 (these include mostly ferry arrivals from Newfoundland and St-Pierre-et-Miquelon)


Contact Ships Lists Online            Copyright 2005

ShipsLists-Online published on with permission of Olive Tree Genealogy on 1 February 2008       Copyright 2007