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Portuguese-American Genealogy: Welcome

A guide on some resources for those interested in Portuguese-American genealogy.

Objectives

This guide will help you: 

  • Find vital statistic information on your American ancestors
  • Find vital statistic information on your Azorean ancestors
  • Find vital statistic information on your Madeiran ancestors
  • Find vital statistic information on your mainland Portugal ancestors
  • Search Portuguese-American newspapers
  • Find other historical information that contextualizes Portuguese-American immigration
  • Contact a librarian for help

 

    Photograph taken by Samuel Santos. 

    The picture and its licensing information are available in the Flickr Commons.

    Librarian

    Sonia Pacheco
    Contact:
    Email me

    Claire T. Carney Library
    PAA Archives & Special Collections
    Room M07 (Map to my office)
    285 Old Westport Road
    Dartmouth, MA 02747

    spacheco@umassd.edu
    508-999-8695
    Subjects:Portuguese