Tag Archives: 1925-1935

SEARCHING THE PASSENGER RECORDS—1925 to 1935

Note: This is a process for searching for immigrants who came over between 1925-1935.

Before coming to the library, search the online data base of the Canada Archives for the name you are seeking. Note that if your ancestors changed their name, don’t use that name. Use the name they had on their passport. In my case I first tried the name Onyschuk to no avail. When my sister told me that my father had the Polish spelling of Onyszczuk, I then tried that name and it worked.

If you try a name and nothing comes up, try a Polish version of the name, eg. For Continue reading