How do I find passenger lists for ships from Scotland to New York in the late 1870s? My ancestors le
Although I don't know the exact answer to your question
Keep in mind that when searching Historical Records in FamilySearch - you can search by collection TYPE - which allows you to focus on immigration and naturalization records
so I did a sample search on "SMITH" and you will see the link below that has a section for that type of record.
you can do the same sort of query for the name/family you are researching.
You might want to try: Scotland Emigration and Immigration
Are you aware that we have a group just for Scotland?
and another group for New York?
FindMyPast and Ancestry both have a number of incoming passenger lists to Britain, also many outgoing passenger lists.0