Australia Obituaries

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Obituaries are useful in genealogical research because they often contain birth dates and places; names of parents, siblings, spouse, children and other relatives; death information; and place of burial. Local genealogical and historical societies, public libraries, newspaper publishers, and other organizations maintain clipping files of obituaries. Printed abstracts of obituaries can also be found in various published sources, such as genealogical periodicals.
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Obituaries are useful in genealogical research because they often contain birth dates and places; names of parents, siblings, spouse, children and other relatives; death information; and place of burial. Local genealogical and historical societies, public libraries, newspaper publishers, and other organizations maintain clipping files of obituaries. Printed abstracts of obituaries can also be found in various published sources, such as genealogical periodicals.  
  
The Family History Library has collected some obituaries for Australia. These are listed in the Place Search of the Family History Library Catalog under:
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The Family History Library has collected some obituaries for Australia. These are listed in the Place Search of the Family History Library Catalog under:  
  
[http://webview/supermainframeset.asp?display=topicdetails&subject=550629&subject_disp=Australia+-+Obituaries&columns=*,180,0 AUSTRALIA - OBITUARIES]
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[http://webview/supermainframeset.asp?display=topicdetails&subject=550629&subject_disp=Australia+-+Obituaries&columns=*,180,0 AUSTRALIA - OBITUARIES]  
  
AUSTRALIA, [STATE] - OBITUARIES
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AUSTRALIA, [STATE] - OBITUARIES  
  
AUSTRALIA, [STATE], [TOWN] - OBITUARIES
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AUSTRALIA, [STATE], [TOWN] - OBITUARIES  
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=== FamilySearch Historical Record Collections ===
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An online collection containing this record is located in [https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://hr-search-api:8080/searchapi/search/collection/1532172 FamilySearch.org]
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A wiki artcile descibing this collection is found at:
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[https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Australia,_New_South_Wales,_Alphabetical_Index_to_Newspaper_Cuttings_%28FamilySearch_Historical_Records%29 Australia, New South Wales, Alphabetical Index to Newspaper Cuttings (FamilySearch Historicla Records)]
  
 
=== Websites  ===
 
=== Websites  ===
  
 
*http://www.daddezio.com/obituary/depot.au/index.html  
 
*http://www.daddezio.com/obituary/depot.au/index.html  
*[[Australia,_New_South_Wales_Alphabetical_Index_to_Newspaper_Cuttings|Australia, New South Wales Alphabetical Index to Newspaper Cuttings]]
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*[[Australia, New South Wales Alphabetical Index to Newspaper Cuttings|Australia, New South Wales Alphabetical Index to Newspaper Cuttings]]
  
 
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Revision as of 22:39, 7 July 2011

Obituaries are useful in genealogical research because they often contain birth dates and places; names of parents, siblings, spouse, children and other relatives; death information; and place of burial. Local genealogical and historical societies, public libraries, newspaper publishers, and other organizations maintain clipping files of obituaries. Printed abstracts of obituaries can also be found in various published sources, such as genealogical periodicals.

The Family History Library has collected some obituaries for Australia. These are listed in the Place Search of the Family History Library Catalog under:

AUSTRALIA - OBITUARIES

AUSTRALIA, [STATE] - OBITUARIES

AUSTRALIA, [STATE], [TOWN] - OBITUARIES

FamilySearch Historical Record Collections

An online collection containing this record is located in FamilySearch.org

A wiki artcile descibing this collection is found at:

Australia, New South Wales, Alphabetical Index to Newspaper Cuttings (FamilySearch Historicla Records)

Websites