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The emigrant"s directory to the western states of North America

W. Amphlett

The emigrant"s directory to the western states of North America

including a voyage out from Liverpool : the geography and topography of the whole western country, according to its latest improvemtnes : with instructions for descending the rivers Ohio and Mississippi, also, a brief account of a new British settlement on the headwaters of the Susquehanna, in Philadelphia

by W. Amphlett

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Published by Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, and Brown in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States -- Description and travel,
  • United States -- Emigration and immigration,
  • Ohio River,
  • Mississippi River

  • Edition Notes

    StatementBy William Amphlett.
    SeriesWestern Americana, 1550-1900 -- reel 9, no. 144.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Paginationviii, 208 p.
    Number of Pages208
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17810004M
    OCLC/WorldCa3193695


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The emigrant's directory to the western states of North America including a voyage out from Liverpool; the geography and topography of the whole western country, according to its latest improvements; with instructions for descending the rivers Ohio and Mississippi; also, a brief account of a new British settlement on the headwaters of the Susquehanna, in Philadelphia.

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The emigrant's hand-book, or, A directory and guide for persons emigrating to the United States of America : also, a concise description of the states of Ohio, Indiana, Illinois, Michigan, Wisconsin, Missouri and Iowa, and the western territories, and including a statement of the modes and expenses of travelling from New York to the interior.

Coldham, The Complete Book of Emigrants: Reviewer Dr Stephen Knouse This book presents mostly ship passenger lists which cover the Great Migration from England to New England from As such, it fits well with several passenger directories compiled by Reviews: Page 8 - This meeting afforded a very favorable opportunity for forwarding letters to the States, of which many of the party were happy to avail themselves.

We were informed, by this party, that we would find the buffalo upon the Platte, a few days travel below the confluence of its north and south branches: upon arriving at which place, we did find them in the greatest abundance imaginable.

Eighteenth Century Emigrants from the Northern Alsace to America. Annette K. Burgert. Picton Press, - Alsace (France) - pages.

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Contents. Appendices. B A Correction to a Published List. A Index to. The Emigrants is the collective name of a series of four novels by the Swedish author Vilhelm Moberg. The Emigrants (); Unto a Good Land (); The Settlers (); The Last Letter Home (); The Swedish titles are: Utvandrarna (The Emigrants), Invandrarna (The Immigrants), Nybyggarna (The Settlers) and Sista brevet till Sverige (The Last Letter to Sweden).All books have been.

The emigrant's guide to, and description of, the United States of America including several authentic and highly important letters, from English emigrants, now in America, to their friends in England: Publisher: Hull: Joseph Noble, ; [New York]: Ozer, Date of Publication: Shelfmark: H The emigration from Mecklenburg-Schwerin to overseas countries, especially to the United States of North America scanned book with some emigrants listed Niedersachsen (Lower Saxony) Niedersachsen Staatsarchive Auswanderer Search for emigrants from Hannover, Osnabrück and Wolfenbüttel, The Emigrant’s Hand-book, or, A Directory and Guide for Persons Emigrating to the United States of America containing advice and directions to emigrants, but especially to those designing to settle in the Great Western Valley.

Excerpt from The Emigrant's Guide to the Western and Southwestern States and Territories: Comprising a Geographical and Statistical Description of the States of Louisiana, Mississippi, Tennessee, Kentucky, and Ohio; The Territories of Alabama, Missouri, and Michigan; And the Western Parts of Virginia, Pennsylvania, and New-YorkAuthor: William Darby.

The Emigrant's Hand-Book; or A Directory and Guide for persons emigrating to the United States of America; containing advice and directions to emigrants, but especially to those designing to settle in the great western valley. The Complete Book of Emigrants in Bondage, The Complete Book of Emigrants, The Complete Book of Emigrants, The Complete Book of Emigrants, The Complete Book of Emigrants, The French in the Americas, The Original Scots Colonists of Early America: Caribbean Supplement, Incomplete contents: v.

The Northern Kraichgau – v. The Western Palatinate. ISBN X (v. 1) GRP4A vol. 16, 19 LH&G Volume 1 lists emigrants from the Northern Kraichgau; volume 2, emigrants from the Western Palatinate. Both volumes include considerable genealogical information as well as indexes of.

Eighteenth century emigrants from German-speaking lands to North America. Breinigsville, Pa.: Pennsylvania German Society, Volume 1 lists emigrants from the Northern Kraichgau; volume 2, emigrants from the Western Palatinate. Directory Of Scottish Settlers In North America, (7 Volumes) Volume I: Based on documents found in British archives and a handful of published sources, this work lists more than 5, Scottish emigrants who appear in ship passenger lists before It also has data on about 1, Scots who settled in North America between and The western gazetteer; or, emigrant's directory, containing a geographical description of the western states and territories, viz.

the states of Kentucky, Indiana, Louisiana, Ohio, Tennessee and Mississippi: and the territories of Illinois, Missouri, Alabama, Michigan, and North-Western.

Eighteenth Century Emigrants from German-speaking Lands to North America. Breinigsville, Pa.: Pennsylvania German Society, Scottish colonisation of the Americas comprised a number of failed or abandoned Scottish settlements in North America; a colony at Darien on the Isthmus of Panama; and a number of wholly or largely Scottish settlements made after the Acts of Unionand those made by the enforced resettlement after the Battle of Culloden and the Highland Clearances.

The Western Guide Book and Emigrants Directory Containing General Descriptions of Different Routes Through the States of New-York, Ohio, Indiana, Illinois, and the Territory of Michigan With Short Descriptions of the Climate, Soil, Productions.

gogim. In North Carolina highway crosses the Blue Ridge Parkway and the southbound descent is 11 miles of grade that varies from 6 to 10%.

Much of it is 8 to 9%. These grades are just as hazardous as the grades in the western states. The Donner Party was a group of 89 emigrants from Illinois who purportedly turned to cannibalism to survive after getting trapped by snowfall while on. There was a Norwegian presence in New Amsterdam (New York after ) in the early part of the 17th century.

Hans Hansen Bergen, a native of Bergen, Norway, was one of the earliest settlers of the Dutch colony of New Amsterdam, having immigrated in Another of the first Norwegian settlers was Albert Andriessen Bradt who arrived in New Amsterdam in Baltimore: Magna Carta Book Company, About 6, names of convicts (mostly with misdemeanors), including their place of origin and destination in America.

The Complete Book of Emigrants, You'll find four volumes of The Complete Book of Emigrants along with The Complete Book of Emigrants in Bondage and its supplement. English, Scotch, Irish, German, and other immigrant groups came to America to seek new opportunities in the vast western lands.

However, the massive migration of these groups from Europe did not occur until the late s, so these ethnic groups did not contribute to the initial settlement of central Indiana. Irish Emigrants in North America, ($) index and images Irish Passenger Lists, ($) index and images Emigrants from Ireland to America, ($) index and images.

The Irish diaspora (Irish: Diaspóra na nGael) refers to ethnic Irish people and their descendants who live outside the island of Ireland. The phenomenon of migration from Ireland is recorded since the Early Middle Ages, but it is only possible to quantify it from around since then between 9 and 10 million people born in Ireland have emigrated.

This is more than the population of. Norwegians are found in considerable numbers in Western Canada, but the majority of these have emigrated from the Norwegian communities in the western states, especially Minnesota and North Dakota.

Norwegian emigration to the United States took the. Emigrants from England to the American Colonies, This collection is a transcription of records for every emigrant officially recorded leaving from an English port between andin all about six to seven thousand persons.

The Scot in North Britain, North Ireland, and North America. The lands of western North Carolina were more mountainous and less easy to traverse.

Nevertheless, by the outbreak of the Civil War, western North Carolina was well-settled. Some veterans of the American Revolution were given land there by the financially-strapped new federal government which could not afford to pay them in cash for their.

Immigration is the international movement of people to a destination country of which they are not natives or where they do not possess citizenship in order to settle as permanent residents or naturalized citizens.

As for economic effects, research suggests that migration is beneficial both to the receiving and sending countries. Research, with few exceptions, finds that immigration on. "The Complete Book of Emigrants in Bondage"by Peter Wilson Coldham "Emigrants from England "by Gerald Fothergill "Some Emigrants to Va." By rd, -lots of s names,not lists,notindexed "Immigrants to America Appearing in English records" by and r.

Emigration To North America In The year was a unique year for emigration. Famine in Ireland leads the list of reasons for the increase in the number of emigrants in that year. However, if one reads newspapers of the day other facts soon come to light. Directory of Scottish Settlers in North America, Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co.

Vol. Annotation: Date of emigration and intended destination or place and date of first mention of residence in the New World. A majority of the data is on those who settled in Canada. Page: 14 Beattie, Francis Place: Ontario.

(FHL book F2u pt. 1 and 2; filmitem 1). This book describes many early Norwegian immigrants in every state in the Union, most with a place of origin. Another useful book about early Norwegian immigration to America is: Naeseth, Gerhard B.

Norwegian Immigrants to the United States, A Biographical Directory, Five Volumes. Assisted by the Immigration Committee of the Christian Reformed Church in North America - Compiled by Janet Sheeres.

In the Synod of the Christian Reformed Church in North America (CRC) appointed an Immigration Committee for Canada to provide information, guidance, and spiritual support to Dutch emigrants considering moving to Canada, through a program sponsored by both the.

The Mountain Meadows Massacre was a series of attacks which resulted in the mass murder of members of the Baker–Fancher emigrant wagon massacre occurred September 7–11, at Mountain Meadows in southern Utah, and was perpetrated by Mormon settlers belonging to the Utah Territorial Militia (officially called the Nauvoo Legion), together with some Southern Paiute Native.Oregon Trail - Oregon Trail - The journey: Estimates of how many emigrants made the trek westward on the Oregon Trail vary.

Perhaps sometopeople used it during its heyday from the mids to the late s, and possibly a half million traversed it overall, covering an average of 15 to 20 miles (24 to 32 km) per day; most completed their journeys in four to five months.The United States has always been a land of immigration.

S years ago, the first indigenous people crossed the ice bridge connecting Asia to North America, yet it wasn't until the end of the 15th century that Europeans set their eyes on the New World in numbers. The French and Spanish were the first to establish settlements before the English and Dutch, among others, founded their.