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California, Chinese Arrival Case Files Index, 1884-1940

California, Chinese Arrival Case Files Index, 1884-1940

Published on Ancestry6/6/2016
Updated6/6/2016
This database consists of an index to Chinese immigrants to America who arrived between 1884 and 1940.
Immigration & Emigration90,734
U.S., Merchant Marine Applications for License of Officers, 1914-1949

U.S., Merchant Marine Applications for License of Officers, 1914-1949

Published on Ancestry11/10/2015
Updated11/10/2015
This collection consists of applications for license as a merchant marine officer, valid for lakes and seaboard, submitted between the years 1914 and 1949.
Military17,776
San Francisco Area, California, Funeral Home Records, 1850-1931

San Francisco Area, California, Funeral Home Records, 1850-1931

Published on Ancestry6/3/2014
Updated6/3/2014
This collection includes funeral home records from California.
Birth, Marriage & Death115,845
San Francisco, California, Registers of Chinese Laborers Returning to the U.S., 1882-1888

San Francisco, California, Registers of Chinese Laborers Returning to the U.S., 1882-1888

Published on Ancestry4/24/2013
Updated4/24/2013
After the Chinese Exclusion Act passed in 1882, few Chinese laborers were allowed to pursue the American Dream. These are some of the exceptions.
Immigration & Emigration69,741
San Francisco, California, Immigration Office Minutes, 1899-1910

San Francisco, California, Immigration Office Minutes, 1899-1910

Published on Ancestry2/28/2013
Updated2/28/2013
Did your ancestor have to sweet talk some immigration officials to make it through the Golden Gate?
Immigration & Emigration4,038
San Francisco, California, Chinese Passenger Arrivals and Disposition, 1903-1947

San Francisco, California, Chinese Passenger Arrivals and Disposition, 1903-1947

Published on Ancestry11/14/2012
Updated11/14/2012
This database contains descriptive lists of Chinese immigrants arriving at the port of San Francisco, California between 1903 and 1947.
Immigration & Emigration136,214
California, Voter Registers, 1866-1898

California, Voter Registers, 1866-1898

Published on Ancestry7/21/2011
Updated7/21/2011
The printed copies of the California Great Registers making up this database were compiled at the county level by district, as required by an 1866 law, and list names of eligible voters in Cal...
Census & Voter Lists3,682,335
California, San Francisco Area Funeral Home Records, 1895-1985

California, San Francisco Area Funeral Home Records, 1895-1985

Published on Ancestry7/1/2011
Updated7/1/2011
These records are from funeral homes within the San Francisco area from 1895 to 1985. Recorded on the forms are most of the information that would be found on a death certificate about the dec...
Birth, Marriage & Death225,336
Alcatraz, California, U.S. Penitentiary, Prisoner Index, 1934-1963

Alcatraz, California, U.S. Penitentiary, Prisoner Index, 1934-1963

Published on Ancestry10/19/2010
Updated10/19/2010
Contained in this collection is an index to inmates held at the Alcatraz U.S. Penitentiary (USP), California, from 1934 to 1963. After locating the inmate’s identification number in this index...
Court, Land, Wills & Financial1,575
U.S., Chinese Immigration Case Files, 1883-1924

U.S., Chinese Immigration Case Files, 1883-1924

Published on Ancestry1/22/2009
Updated3/18/2013
This database contains court case files regarding strict immigration laws against the Chinese enforced during the late 19th and early 20th centuries. It includes case files from: the Western D...
Court, Land, Wills & Financial11,637
The Bay of San Francisco : the metropolis of the Pacific Coast and its suburban cities : a history.

The Bay of San Francisco : the metropolis of the Pacific Coast and its suburban cities : a history.

Published on Ancestry9/7/2006
Updated9/7/2006
Date of Publication : 1892
Subjects : San Francisco Bay Area (Calif.) -- History., San Francisco (Calif.) -- History., Oakland (...
Stories, Memories & Histories1,402
San Francisco Ship Passenger Lists Vol. II [1850-1851]

San Francisco Ship Passenger Lists Vol. II [1850-1851]

Published on Ancestry4/24/2006
Updated4/24/2006
Author : Rasmussen, Louis J Date of Publication : 2002
Immigration & Emigration401
San Francisco Ship Passenger Lists. Vol. III: November 7, 1851 to June 17, 1852

San Francisco Ship Passenger Lists. Vol. III: November 7, 1851 to June 17, 1852

Published on Ancestry3/13/2006
Updated3/13/2006
Author : Rasmussen, Louis J Date of Publication : 2003
Immigration & Emigration460
San Francisco Ship Passenger Lists Vol. I [1850-1864]

San Francisco Ship Passenger Lists Vol. I [1850-1864]

Published on Ancestry3/13/2006
Updated3/13/2006
Author : Rasmussen, Louis J Date of Publication : 1978
Immigration & Emigration289
Daily Alta California (San Francisco, California)

Daily Alta California (San Francisco, California)

Published on Ancestry8/6/2004
Updated8/6/2004
This database contains searchable images for a variety of years of the newspaper Daily Alta California (San Francisco, California).
Newspapers & Periodicals61
The history of San Francisco

The history of San Francisco

Published on Ancestry5/31/2004
Updated5/31/2004
Author : Byington, Lewis Francis, Date of Publication : 1931
Subjects : San Francisco (Calif.) -- History., San Francisco (Calif.) -- Biography., California -- Sa...
Stories, Memories & Histories1,412
Chronological outline of the history of San Francisco

Chronological outline of the history of San Francisco

Published on Ancestry5/31/2004
Updated5/31/2004
Date of Publication : 1900
Subjects : San Francisco (Calif.) -- History, California -- San Francisco County -- San Francisco
Stories, Memories & Histories9
The Retrospect : a glance at thirty years of the history of Howard Street Methodist Episcopal Church of San Francisco.

The Retrospect : a glance at thirty years of the history of Howard Street Methodist Episcopal Church of San Francisco.

Published on Ancestry5/31/2004
Updated5/31/2004
Date of Publication : 1883
Subjects : Howard Street Methodist Episcopal Church (San Francisco, Calif.), San Francisco (Calif.) -...
Stories, Memories & Histories219
The annals of San Francisco

The annals of San Francisco

Published on Ancestry5/31/2004
Updated5/31/2004
Author : Soulé, Frank. Date of Publication : 1855, c1854
Subjects : San Francisco (Calif.) -- History., San Francisco (Calif.) -- Biography., California -- Hi...
Stories, Memories & Histories829
The lure of San Francisco : a romance amid old landmarks

The lure of San Francisco : a romance amid old landmarks

Published on Ancestry5/31/2004
Updated5/31/2004
Author : Potter, Elizabeth Gray. Date of Publication : c1915
Subjects : San Francisco (Calif.) -- Description and travel., San Francisco (Calif.) -- History., Cal...
Stories, Memories & Histories105
Lone Mountain : the most revered of San Francisco's hills

Lone Mountain : the most revered of San Francisco's hills

Published on Ancestry5/31/2004
Updated5/31/2004
Author : Hart, Ann Clark. Date of Publication : 1937
Subjects : Cemeteries -- California -- San Francisco., Epitaphs -- California -- San Francisco., San ...
Stories, Memories & Histories104
Lights and shades in San Francisco

Lights and shades in San Francisco

Published on Ancestry5/31/2004
Updated5/31/2004
Author : Lloyd, B. E. Date of Publication : 1876, c1875
Subjects : San Francisco (Calif.) -- History., San Francisco (Calif.) -- Description and travel., Cal...
Stories, Memories & Histories539
An illustrated and descriptive souvenir and guide to San Francisco : a new handbook for strangers and tourists

An illustrated and descriptive souvenir and guide to San Francisco : a new handbook for strangers and tourists

Published on Ancestry5/31/2004
Updated5/31/2004
Author : De Witt, Frederic M. Date of Publication : c1897
Subjects : San Francisco (Calif.) -- Description and travel., San Francisco (Calif.) -- Guidebooks., ...
Dictionaries, Encyclopedias & Reference159
The history of the first pastorate of the Howard Presbyterian Church, San Francisco, California, 1850-1862

The history of the first pastorate of the Howard Presbyterian Church, San Francisco, California, 1850-1862

Published on Ancestry5/31/2004
Updated5/31/2004
Author : Willey, Samuel H. Date of Publication : 1900
Subjects : Howard Presbyterian Church (San Francisco, Calif.), San Francisco (Calif.) -- Church histo...
Stories, Memories & Histories173
San Francisco, the financial, commercial and industrial metropolis of the Pacific Coast

San Francisco, the financial, commercial and industrial metropolis of the Pacific Coast

Published on Ancestry5/31/2004
Updated5/31/2004
Date of Publication : c1915
Subjects : San Francisco (Calif.) -- Description and travel., San Francisco (Calif.) -- Economic cond...
Stories, Memories & Histories133