Sources - Where?

Good Records to Start With

There are many series of records which are useful for genealogical searches. The most frequently used records are:

  • Convict registers
  • Passenger lists for immigrants
  • Records of births, deaths and marriages
  • State electoral rolls
  • Wills and probate records
  • Divorce records
  • Inquests
  • Naturalisations
  • Land tenure
  • State schools
  • Maps,used to locate place names,parish maps often give

 

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