"Emigrate means to leave one country or region to settle in another.",
To "immigrate" means to come to a country of which one is not a native, usually for permanent residence
So James would have emigrated from UK and immigrated to California.
You would have emigrated from the US and immigrated to Canada" ========================= In addition to being snarky, your FYI is also wrong. Have you ever ever looked at a pre-printed Naturalization Service Declaration of Intent from the early 20th century? The US Government has very clearly printed "I emigrated to the United States of America from ______________ on the vessel _________"