Welcome to the Irish Genealogical Society of Michigan. The Irish Genealogical Society of Michigan is a non-denominational organization focusing on genealogical research in all thirty-two counties of the Emerald Isle. The society is open to everyone!
Saturday, October 15, 2016
They Didn't All Come Trough Ellis Island
by Katherine Willson
at the Gaelic League of Detroit
2068 Michigan Avenue
Detroit, MI 48216
Katherine Willson presenting— They Didn’t All Come Through Ellis Island. If as many ancestors came through Ellis Island as families are led to believe, the island would have sunk! Learn about the multiple ports of entry into the U.S., how to find passenger records online, and how to analyze these lists as a means of filling in your ancestors’ life stories.