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== Record Description  ==
 
== Record Description  ==
  
 
This collection contains digital images of court inquest records from the Public Records Office of Victoria. The years covered include 1865-1925. Record text is in English; earlier records are handwritten.  
 
This collection contains digital images of court inquest records from the Public Records Office of Victoria. The years covered include 1865-1925. Record text is in English; earlier records are handwritten.  
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== Citation for This Collection  ==
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The following citation refers to the original source of the data and images published on FamilySearch.org Historical Records. It may include the author, custodian, publisher and archive for the original records.
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{{Collection citation| text = <!--bibdescbegin-->Victoria, Australia. Public Records Office. Inquest Deposition Files. Public Records Office of Victoria, Melbourne, Australia.<!--bibdescend-->}}
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[[Australia, Victoria Inquest Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)#Citation_Example_for_a_Record_Found_in_This_Collection|Suggested citation format for a record in this collection.]]
  
 
== Record Content  ==
 
== Record Content  ==
  
'''This section of the article is incomplete. You can help FamilySearch Wiki by supplying appropriate information here.'''
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Key genealogical facts found in this collection may contain the following information:
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[[Image:Australia, Victoria Inquest Records DGS 4746852 27.jpg|thumb|right|240x480px|Australia, Victoria Inquest Records DGS 4746852 27.jpg]]
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*Name of Reporter
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*Date of Report
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*Name of Subject
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*Name of Relative
  
 
== How to Use the Record  ==
 
== How to Use the Record  ==
  
'''This section of the article is incomplete. You can help FamilySearch Wiki by supplying appropriate information here.'''  
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'''Beginning Your Search'''  
  
== Related Websites  ==
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To begin your search, it would be helpful if you knew the following information:
  
'''This section of the article is incomplete. You can help FamilySearch Wiki by supplying links to other related websites here.'''
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*Name of ancestor
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*Place of residence before time of event
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*Approximate year of death
  
[http://prov.vic.gov.au/ Public Record Office of Victoria]
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'''Searching the Images'''
  
== Related Wiki Articles  ==
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To search the collection you will need to follow this series of links:<br> ⇒Select the "Browse" link in the initial search page<br> ⇒Select the "Record Type" category<br> ⇒Select the "Year" category<br> ⇒Select the "File Number" category which will take you to the images.
  
'''This section of the article is incomplete. You can help FamilySearch Wiki by supplying links to other related wiki articles here.'''
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Look at each image comparing the information with what you already know about your ancestors to determine which one is your ancestor. You may need to compare the information about more than one person to make this determination.  
  
*[[Victoria, Australia]]
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'''Using the Information'''
*[[Victoria Archives and Libraries]]
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== Contributions to This Article  ==
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When you have found information that you are looking for, consider the following:
  
{{Contributor_invite}}
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*Look for new information about your ancestor. Add this information to what you already have recorded about your ancestor.
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*Use the death date to search for a civil or church death record. The death date will allow an easier search in the collection [https://familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1865481 New Zealand, Probate Records, 1878-1960]
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*Look for your ancestor in census records taken prior to the death.
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*Use the death date and the place to search for a cemetery record. To search for a death record, use the [https://familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1534449 Australia, Cemetery Inscriptions, Sydney Branch Genealogical Library, 1800-1960] collection to find a death date
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*If the information that you have found contains a spouse, search for the marriage to give you a marriage date.
  
== Citing Family Search Historical Collections  ==
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'''Can't Find Information?'''
  
When you copy information from a record, you should list where you found the information. This will help you or others to find the record again. It is also good to keep track of records where you did not find information, including the names of the people you looked for in the records.
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If you can't find any information about your ancestor, consider the following information to help you in your search:
  
A suggested format for keeping track of records that you have searched is found in the wiki article [[Help:How to Cite FamilySearch Collections]].  
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*Search for a nickname of your ancestor.
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*Search the [https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://www.familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1542665 Australia, New South Wales, Index to Bounty Immigrants, 1828-1842 collection] to find out more information about your ancestors last residence.
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*Search for a relative instead of your ancestor.
  
===== Citation Examples for a Record Found in a FamilySearch Historical Collection =====
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== Related Websites ==
  
'''The following are examples of records found in different collections. Please help us by replacing these examples with a citation for a record you have found in this collection.'''
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*[http://prov.vic.gov.au/ Public Record Office of Victoria]
  
*“Delaware Marriage Records,” database and digital images, FamilySearch ([[https://www.familysearch.org]]: 4 March 2011), William Anderson and Elizabeth Baynard Henry, 1890; from Delaware, State Marriage Records 23 November 1913, no. 859, Delaware Bureau of Archives and Records Management, Dover; FHL microfilm 2,025,063.
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== Related Wiki Articles  ==
  
*“El Salvador Civil Registration,” database and digital images, FamilySearch ([[https://www.familysearch.org]]: 21 March 2011), Jose Maria Antonio del Carmen, 1880; from La Libertad, San Juan Opico, Nacimientos 1879-1893, image 50; Ministerio Archivo Civil de la Alcaldia Municipal, San Salvador.
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*[[Victoria, Australia]]
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*[[Victoria Archives and Libraries]]
  
'''When the citation has been replaced with a citation specific to the collection being described, the heading should be changed to one of the following:'''
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== Contributions to This Article  ==
  
*“Citation Example for a Record Found in This Collection” in Heading style 5 for a single citation
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{{Contributor_invite}}
*“Citation Examples for Records Found in This Collection” in Heading style 5 for more than one citation example<br>
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== Citation for This Collection ==
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== Citing Family Search Historical Collections ==
  
The following citation refers to the original source of the data and images published on FamilySearch.org Historical Records. It may include the author, custodian, publisher and archive for the original records.  
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When you copy information from a record, you should list where you found the information. This will help you or others to find the record again. It is also good to keep track of records where you did not find information, including the names of the people you looked for in the records.  
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A suggested format for keeping track of records that you have searched is found in the wiki article [[Help:How to Cite FamilySearch Collections]].
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=== Citation Example for a Record Found in This Collection  ===
  
<!--bibdescbegin-->Victoria, Australia. Public Records Office. Inquest Deposition Files. Public Records Office of Victoria, Melbourne, Australia.<!--bibdescend-->
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{{Incomplete Citations}}
  
Information about creating source citations for FamilySearch Historical Collections is listed in the wiki article [[Help:How to Create Source Citations For FamilySearch Historical Records Collections]].
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“Argentina, Buenos Aires, Catholic Church Records, 1635-1981,” images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org: accessed 28 February, 2012), La Plata &gt; San Ponciano &gt; Matrimonios 1884-1886 &gt; image 71 of 389 images, Artemio Avendano and Clementina Peralta, 1884; citing Parroquia de San Ponciano en la Plata, Buenos Aires, Argentina, Matrimonios. San Ponciano, La Plata, Buenos Aires.

Latest revision as of 19:16, 24 October 2012

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Contents

Record Description

This collection contains digital images of court inquest records from the Public Records Office of Victoria. The years covered include 1865-1925. Record text is in English; earlier records are handwritten.

Citation for This Collection

The following citation refers to the original source of the data and images published on FamilySearch.org Historical Records. It may include the author, custodian, publisher and archive for the original records.

Victoria, Australia. Public Records Office. Inquest Deposition Files. Public Records Office of Victoria, Melbourne, Australia.

Suggested citation format for a record in this collection.

Record Content

Key genealogical facts found in this collection may contain the following information:

Australia, Victoria Inquest Records DGS 4746852 27.jpg
  • Name of Reporter
  • Date of Report
  • Name of Subject
  • Name of Relative

How to Use the Record

Beginning Your Search

To begin your search, it would be helpful if you knew the following information:

  • Name of ancestor
  • Place of residence before time of event
  • Approximate year of death

Searching the Images

To search the collection you will need to follow this series of links:
⇒Select the "Browse" link in the initial search page
⇒Select the "Record Type" category
⇒Select the "Year" category
⇒Select the "File Number" category which will take you to the images.

Look at each image comparing the information with what you already know about your ancestors to determine which one is your ancestor. You may need to compare the information about more than one person to make this determination.

Using the Information

When you have found information that you are looking for, consider the following:

  • Look for new information about your ancestor. Add this information to what you already have recorded about your ancestor.
  • Use the death date to search for a civil or church death record. The death date will allow an easier search in the collection New Zealand, Probate Records, 1878-1960
  • Look for your ancestor in census records taken prior to the death.
  • Use the death date and the place to search for a cemetery record. To search for a death record, use the Australia, Cemetery Inscriptions, Sydney Branch Genealogical Library, 1800-1960 collection to find a death date
  • If the information that you have found contains a spouse, search for the marriage to give you a marriage date.

Can't Find Information?

If you can't find any information about your ancestor, consider the following information to help you in your search:

Related Websites

Related Wiki Articles

Contributions to This Article

We welcome user additions to FamilySearch Historical Records wiki articles. Guidelines are available to help you make changes. Thank you for any contributions you may provide. If you would like to get more involved join the WikiProject FamilySearch Records.

Citing Family Search Historical Collections

When you copy information from a record, you should list where you found the information. This will help you or others to find the record again. It is also good to keep track of records where you did not find information, including the names of the people you looked for in the records.

A suggested format for keeping track of records that you have searched is found in the wiki article Help:How to Cite FamilySearch Collections.

Citation Example for a Record Found in This Collection

“Argentina, Buenos Aires, Catholic Church Records, 1635-1981,” images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org: accessed 28 February, 2012), La Plata > San Ponciano > Matrimonios 1884-1886 > image 71 of 389 images, Artemio Avendano and Clementina Peralta, 1884; citing Parroquia de San Ponciano en la Plata, Buenos Aires, Argentina, Matrimonios. San Ponciano, La Plata, Buenos Aires.


 

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