For questions about the process and records associated with people leaving the country or place where they were born in order to settle in a new country.

Use for questions about the process of emigration and records associated with this event. Emigration is defined as leaving a country for the purpose of settling in another country.

and are related tags. Use these tags for questions about the process and records associated with:

  • : people entering and settling in a country or place to which they were not native.
  • : movement of people (whether individuals, families or populations) from one location to another, usually on a permanent basis, especially within a country.