This site contains only the arrivals at the port of Santos, in Sao Paulo state.
To do a search fill in the blanks Nome (name, optional), Sobrenome (surname), Ano da chegada (Year of arrival, if you want to narrow your search) and click on Buscar (Search)
Next page will display name, surname, relationship/marital status, year of arrival and nationality. By click on the first name (in red) it will open a form for requesting the immigrant’s paper. The blanks fields ask for: - Name (your) - Full Address - City, state, zip code - Area code and phone number - Email - Comments - Scroll down and choose one (or both) of the papers listed. If you want to see how these papers look like, click on the question mark, in blue. These papers are: - Certificado de desembarque: Has no legal value * Family's surname * Immigrant's name * Relationship * Nationality * Age * Marital status * Place of origin (if mentioned) * Destination (if mentioned) * Ship (if mentioned) * Arrival date * Book number and page of the record at the Immigrants'hostelry Fee:R$ 15,00 (Quinze Reais)(currently, about $7)
Certidão de desembarque Has legal value * Immigrant's name * Nationality * Parents'names (if mentioned) * Age or date of birth * Sex * Marital status * Occupation (if mentioned) * Ship (if mentioned) * Place of origin (if mentioned) * Destination (if mentioned) * Passport number (if mentioned) * Date of arrival * Head of the group (if mentioned) * Family members attendant (if mentioned) * Book and page of the record at the Immigrants'Hostelry de Imigrantes Fee: R$ 20,00 (Vinte Reais))about $9) - Finally, click on Enviar Requerimento.