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17th C Eng. History
Bowerbird's Nest
Port Phillip District and Victorian settlers - various indexes, 1841 to 1857

Links to Lookups, Surname Lists, Databases

This page re-created 2 Nov 1999
  Updated 10 August 2013

Miscellaneous On-line Lists and Search Engines - AUS
1891 Women's Suffrage Petition to the Victorian Parliament, Index 
Australian ANZACS in the Great War 1914-1918 
Australian War Memorial databases
Australian Medical Pioneers Index  
Australian Red Cross Wounded and Missing Enquiry Bureau Files - World War 1 
Australian Service Nurses Memorial

Australian Transcripts  website run by Helen Castle   (updated)
Lesley Uebel's project to link Convict researchers.
Deaths in the Melbourne Hospital 1867-1880 
Decisions of the Superior Courts of New South Wales, 1788-1899
Employees of the Melbourne Metropolitan Gas Company who served in the Great War  
First Families 2001    Search the Pandora Archive for the database 
First Fleet  Online Database 
Victorian Historical Indexes from Helen Doxford Harris
National Archives of Australia All sorts of records - search engine.
To look specifically for WW1 records, put "B2455" in the Reference Numbers window
National Library of Australia  - Libraries Australia 
New South Wales State Records - Indexes Online: 
  • Bankruptcy and Insolvency
  • Census records
  • Colonial Secretary
  • Convicts
  • Court‚ Police & Prison
  • Deceased Estates and Probate
  • Education and Child Welfare
  • Immigration and Shipping
  • Indigenous Australians
  • Land records
  • Mine records
  • Naturalization
  • Railway Employees
  • Registers of Firms
  • Street Names
Sydney Sands Directories- from the Newtown Project
NSW Hotels and Publicans' Licences (western, 1865-1900, part of central, 1865-1870)
OldenTimes, The  Digital newspapers, with index
Pearl's Pad  Indexes for New Zealand
Photo Rescue!   Have I got some of your family photos? Photos looking for a home.
Port Phillip Immigrant Index , 1839-1851 See above  under New South Wales State Records - Online Indexes - Assisted immigrants
Public Record Office Victoria - online indexes and digitised records
Publican Index of  19th Century Victoria
Royal Women's Hospital Melbourne Midwifery Books Index, 1856 to 1876  updated
Ryerson Index of obituaries in the Sydney Morning Herald 
Sydney Sands Directories - transcriptions, 1858/59 to 1932/33 for Newtown 
Tasmanian Convict List
Tasmanian Departures 1817-1867
Tasmanian Divorces Index, 1861-1920 
Tasmanian GenWeb Online lookup of useful lists
Tasmanian University index to archives and Royal Society  
Tasmanian Wills Index 
Tasmanian Research  -  Maintained by Meryl Yost
Victoria - local history online databases   from the Royal Historical Society of Victoria 
Victorian Divorce Index 1861-1900
Victorian Mining Accident Index, 1850s to 1940s
Victorian Parliament Database of members, since 1851 
WA Book Indexes - Run by the Perth DPS

Miscellaneous On-line Lists and Search Engines  - UK
1911 Census UK
1911 Census Ireland  
1901 Census index UK  
1861 Census index  UK
1881 Census index UK 
A2A -Access to Archives - Search the catalogues of UK Archives
Census of Ireland 1911   
Dead Pubs Site, England 
Digital Library of Historical Directories - from the University of Leicester
English Probate Court Jurisdictions 
FreeREG    Free internet searches of transcribed English and Welsh parish registers
FreeBMD      Currently contains 192,776,782 records of BMD from Civil Registrations, England and Wales (as at 6 Nov 2010)
FreeCEN   Searches now active 
Free Genealogy Search -  UK and Ireland   
Ireland - Onlines Records Search System 
Sites with Genealogical Source Material - UK Data
Wills, UK  

Pay to view sites
Last Chance to read - rare 18th and 19th Century British and Irish newspapers   

Lookup  Volunteers   - Australia & UK
If you use these services, how about offering a lookup service yourself?  You might have something useful on your bookshelf.
Australasia Genealogical  Lookup Exchange Leith Hutton's website  
Books We Own  Offers to look up books owned by subscribers to this list, US, UK, Australia. etc.
Books We Own -Project-Australia Go straight to the Aussie site
Cyndi's List Lookup Volunteers 
European & Australian Genealogy Lookup Volunteers - includes UK
GeneaSearch   Free lookups  UK & elsewhere
GenLookups  Australian lookups, links to other countries 
IFHAA Member Lookup Offers Australian lookups
Lookup UK.com
Lucas and Cummins Heritage - lookups NSW 
Mid Wales Lookup Exchange  updated
Obituary Lookups Go to World Volunteers for Australian list
Random Acts of Genealogical Kindness  updated 13/10/2013
UK Genealogy - Lookup Exchanges 
Wales Lookup Exchange 

Bulletin and Message Boards - Australia & UK 
Ancestry.com Message Boards  UK and Ireland 
Australia GenWeb Messages Each State has a message board - start here 
Australia's Family History Noticeboard 
British Genealogy Forums 
Curious Fox   Message board for UK research
FamilyHistory.com Search Message Boards for your surnames
Genforum Australian Genealogy Forum
Ireland Roots Bulletin Board Bulletin Boards for each Irish County 
RootsChat Forum 
UK Census Boards    

Surname Searches
Australian Surname Genealogy  
GeneaNet Genealogical Database Network
Genes Reunited  [AUS] 
GenForum    Post enquiries here for a surname on a page for that surname.
Genuki Surname Lists     Post surname enquiries for UK & Ireland
Guild of One-Name Studies [UK]
IFHAA Surname Interests     Australian 
On-line Australian  Research Directory  
Researcher's Hotlist Mainly British
Rootsweb Surname List
Surname Springboard [UK]
Surname Web
Surname Helper
Surname Navigator  
Tracking our Family Footsteps Through Time in Australia BDM Submissions
UK Ancestor  

UK Surnames - by County  
United Kingdom and Ireland Records -  from Rootsweb.  Includes UK Marriage Witness Index 
Western Australian Surnames List

Cemetery Indexes
Altona Memorial Park, Victoria   Includes Williamstown  updated
Australian Cemeteries Index  Mainly NSW, but growing in other states 
Australian Historic Cemeteries - online links and search engines
Brisbane City Cemeteries updated
Carol's Headstone Photographs (mainly Victoria)
Christchurch City Council Cemeteries Database 
Commonwealth War Graves Commission - Debt of Honour Register
Fawkner Cemetery online index  Includes Northern Memorial Park and Coburg Pine Ridge Cemetery
Tasmanian Cemetery Records
Gravestones Photographic Resource  UK
Interment.net - Cemetery Records Online    Aus, UK, USA, Canada, etc.
Keilor Cemetery Index , Victoria 
Boroondara (Kew) General Cemetery  
Southern Metropolitan Cemeteries (Springvale, Kew and St Kilda Cemetery search).  updated  
Metropolitan Cemeteries Board WA  (Perth) updated
Werribee & District Cemeteries Database  
Will Will Rook Cemetery, Campbellfield, Victoria    

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