Finding an Irish Ancestor Using Australian Records

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== History of Immigration<br> ==
  
If your ancestor immigrated to Australia from Ireland, the following Australian records can give you clues about his or her origin in Ireland. Search these records for clues. Choose first the area where your ancestor lived, then the time when they lived there.<br>
 
  
Note: The clues in these records can help you find your ancestor's origin from any country, not only if he or she came from&nbsp; Ireland.
 
  
 
== Tasmania<br>  ==
 
== Tasmania<br>  ==
  
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Web sites<br>
  
===== Government births, deaths and marriages, XXXX-XXXX<br> =====
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Index to Tasmanian Convicts, 1788<br>
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Indexes<br>
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Sources<br>
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Convict records, 1788-1828<br>
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Government births, deaths and marriages, XXXX-XXXX<br>  
  
 
Ask for place and date of birth, name of father and mother.<br>  
 
Ask for place and date of birth, name of father and mother.<br>  
  
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Cemetery records, after XXXX<br>  
  
 
May state date, place and county of birth.<br>  
 
May state date, place and county of birth.<br>  
  
===== Probate records, XXX to Present<br> =====
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Probate records, XXX to Present<br>  
  
 
== New South Wales<br>  ==
 
== New South Wales<br>  ==
  
===== Cemetery records<br> =====
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Cemetery records<br>  
  
===== Government births, deaths and marriages<br> =====
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Government births, deaths and marriages<br>  
  
===== Convict records<br> =====
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Convict records<br>  
  
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Church records  
  
 
Name of parents, place of birth  
 
Name of parents, place of birth  
  
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Newspapers  
  
 
== South Australia<br>  ==
 
== South Australia<br>  ==
  
==== Church records<br> ====
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Church records<br>  
  
 
Marriage records may record names of parents or place of birth.<br>  
 
Marriage records may record names of parents or place of birth.<br>  
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== Victoria  ==
 
== Victoria  ==
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Web sites<br>
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[http://proarchives.imagineering.com.au/index_search.asp?searchid=24 Index to Assisted British Immigration 1839-1871]<br>
  
 
== Western Australia  ==
 
== Western Australia  ==

Revision as of 20:25, 2 February 2010

Contents

History of Immigration

Tasmania

Web sites

Index to Tasmanian Convicts, 1788

Indexes

Sources

Convict records, 1788-1828

Government births, deaths and marriages, XXXX-XXXX

Ask for place and date of birth, name of father and mother.

Cemetery records, after XXXX

May state date, place and county of birth.

Probate records, XXX to Present

New South Wales

Cemetery records

Government births, deaths and marriages

Convict records

Church records

Name of parents, place of birth

Newspapers

South Australia

Church records

Marriage records may record names of parents or place of birth.

Government births, deaths and marriages

Cemetery records

Newspapers

Probate Records

Queensland

Government Birth, Marriage and Death records

Victoria

Web sites

Index to Assisted British Immigration 1839-1871

Western Australia

Northern Territory