Immigration Timeline

Historical Events

1776
1791
1792
1797
1812 - 1815
1817
1819
1823
1830
1837
1848
1861 - 1865
1869
1884
1886
1901
1904
1905
1914 - 1915
1920
1929
1934 - 1944
1939 - 1945
1941
1942
1944
August 6, 1945
1946
1949
1950 - 1953
1954 - 1975
1956
1961
1961 - 1989
1972
1978
1993
1993
2000
2000 - 2007
2001
2004

USA

1776 - Present

Laws

Approx. 1789
Approx. 1790
Approx. 1798
Approx. 1802
Approx. 1808
Approx. 1819
Approx. 1855
Approx. 1862
Approx. 1862
Approx. 1870
Approx. 1870
Approx. 1882
Approx. 1882
Approx. 1885
Approx. 1891
Approx. 1892
Approx. 1892
Approx. 1901
Approx. 1902
1906
Approx. 1907
Approx. 1907
Approx. 1913
Approx. 1917
Approx. 1917
Approx. 1917
Approx. 1921
Approx. 1922
Approx. 1923
Approx. 1924
Approx. 1924
Approx. 1929
Approx. 1934
Approx. 1940
Approx. 1943
Approx. 1948
Approx. 1952
Approx. 1953
Approx. 1980
Approx. 2001

Waves of Immigration

1780 - 1800
1800 - 1930
1806
1812
1840 - 1859
1840 - 1859
1848 - 1855
1880 - 1889
1880 - 1889
1882
1907
1910 - 1920
1914
1915 - 1918
1920
1929 - 1939
1939 - 1945
1939 - 1945
1948
1956 - 1957
1956 - 1957
1960 - 1979
1960 - 1969
1961
1980 - 1999
1986
1990 - 1991
1990 - 2017