Immigration Records

I found this break down of Immigration/Emmigration records on Ancestry, which I am sure is not comprehensive but makes interesting reading these are for the surname variant Featherston
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427 New York, Passenger Lists, 1820-1957
160 UK, Outward Passenger Lists, 1890-1960
114 UK, Incoming Passenger Lists, 1878-1960
57 U.S. and Canada, Passenger and Immigration Lists Index, 1500s-1900s
52 Canadian Passenger Lists, 1865-1935
47 U.S. Naturalization Record Indexes, 1791-1992 (Indexed in World Archives Project)
42 U.S., Border Crossings from Canada to U.S., 1895-1956
35 Index to Alien Arrivals at Canadian Atlantic and Pacific Seaports, 1904-1944
34 Washington, Passenger and Crew Lists, 1882-1961
29 New South Wales, Australia, Unassisted Immigrant Passenger Lists, 1826-1922
27 Victoria, Australia, Assisted and Unassisted Passenger Lists, 1839–1923
24 Massachusetts, Passenger and Crew Lists, 1820-1963
23 New York, Index to Petitions for Naturalization filed in New York City, 1792-1989
21 New York, Irish Immigrant Arrival Records, 1846-1851
20 Florida Passenger Lists, 1898-1963
16 Fremantle, Western Australia, Passenger Lists, 1897-1963
16 Honolulu, Hawaii, Passenger and Crew Lists, 1900-1959
16 Web: Victoria, Australia, Outward Passenger Index, 1852-1915
15 Book Indexes to Boston Passenger Lists, 1899-1940
15 New York, Petitions for Naturalization, 1794-1906
15 U.S. Naturalization Records Indexes, 1794-1995
14 New York, Passenger and Immigration Lists, 1820-1850
11 New Orleans, Passenger Lists, 1813-1963
11 U.S. Passport Applications, 1795-1925
10 Detroit Border Crossings and Passenger and Crew Lists, 1905-1963
10 Puerto Rico, Passenger and Crew Lists, 1901-1962
9 California, Passenger and Crew Lists, 1882-1959
9 Western Australia, Australia, Crew and Passenger Lists, 1852-1930
9 U.S., Records of Aliens Pre-Examined in Canada, 1904-1954
8 Canada, Ocean Arrivals (Form 30A), 1919-1924
8 New York Emigrant Savings Bank, 1850-1883
8 New York, Naturalization Records, 1882-1944
7 New South Wales, Australia, Departing Crew and Passenger Lists, 1816-1825, 1898-1911
7 Pennsylvania, Passenger and Crew Lists, 1800-1962
7 Selected U.S. Naturalization Records – Original Documents, 1790-1974
6 New South Wales, Australia, Assisted Immigrant Passenger Lists, 1828-1896
6 New York Port, Ship Images, 1851-1891
6 U.S. Virgin Islands, Passenger Lists, 1885-1962
6 Border Crossings: From U.S. to Canada, 1908-1935
5 Massachusetts, Petitions and Records of Naturalizations, 1906-1929
3 Alaska, Passenger and Crew Manifests, 1906-1963
3 Canadian Immigrant Records, Part One
3 California, Naturalization Records, 1887-1991
3 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Naturalization Records, 1789-1880
3 Canada, Seafarers of the Atlantic Provinces, 1789-1935
3 Tasmania, Australia, Passenger Arrivals, 1829-1957
2 Baltimore, Passenger Lists, 1820-1964
2 California, State Court Naturalization Records, 1850-1986
2 U.S., Consular Registration Applications, 1916-1925
2 English Adventurers and Emigrants, 1609-1660
2 Hamburg Passenger Lists, 1850-1934
2 U.S., Atlantic Ports Passenger Lists, 1820-1873 and 1893-1959
2 New Orleans, Passenger List Quarterly Abstracts, 1820-1875
2 New South Wales, Australia, Convict Indents, 1788-1842
2 New York State, Passenger and Crew Lists, 1917-1974
2 Bermuda, Passenger and Crew Manifests, 1957-1969
2 Agana, Guam, U.S., Passenger and Crew Lists of Arriving Vessels and Airplanes, 1948-1963
1 Texas, Naturalization Records, 1881-1992
1 Boston, 1821-1850 Passenger and Immigration Lists
1 California, Pioneer and Immigrant Files, 1790-1950
1 Canada, Immigration and Settlement Correspondence and Lists, 1817-1896
1 Bonded Passengers to America (9 vols. In 3)
1 Later Scots-Irish Links, 1725-1825
1 A List of Emigrants from England to America, 1718-1759
1 New South Wales, Australia, Settler and Convict Lists, 1787-1834
1 U.S. Subject Index to Correspondence and Case Files of the Immigration and Naturalization Service, 1903-1959
1 Laramie County, Wyoming, Naturalization Records, 1867-1920
1 Massachusetts, Naturalization Records – Originals, 1906-1929
1 Michigan Passenger and Crew Lists, 1903-1965
1 New South Wales, Australia, Registers of Seamen, 1859-1936
1 New South Wales, Australia Convict Ship Muster Rolls and Related Records, 1790-1849
1 Oregon, Passenger and Crew Lists, 1888-1963
1 Pennsylvania, Naturalization Records from Circuit and District Courts, 1795-1930
1 Pennsylvania, Naturalization Records from Supreme and District Courts, 1794-1908
1 Philadelphia, Passenger and Immigration Lists, 1800-1850
1 Canada, St. Lawrence Steamboat Company Passenger Lists, 1819-1838
1 U.S., Naturalization Records – Original Documents, 1795-1972 (World Archives Project)
1 Virginia Immigrants, 1623-1666

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