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Louisiana State Archives Ship Manifest Research Help

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Re: Louisiana State Archives Ship Manifest Research Help

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The LDS website ( has Microfilm M259 digitized online here:

Rolls 033 through 035b seem to cover your time period. Lists are arranged chronologically., it seems, has the same data available through their search engine:

The New Orleans Public Library offers some information on the passenger lists and indicates that the missing portions of 1851 are being indexed. There were duplicate customs lists and quarterly abstracts which should cover the same information as M259 and may be worth checking if the M259 list does not show an entry.

Here is the index for January to July 1851:

Hope this helps,


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