Finding an Irish Ancestor Using Australian Records

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== History of Immigration<br> ==
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== History of Immigration<br> ==
 
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== Tasmania<br>  ==
 
== Tasmania<br>  ==
  
Web sites<br>
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==== Web sites<br> ====
  
Index to Tasmanian Convicts, 1788<br>
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[http://portal.archives.tas.gov.au/menu.aspx?search=91 Index to passengers &amp; ships arrivals - 19th Century]<br>
  
Indexes<br>
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[http://portal.archives.tas.gov.au/menu.aspx?search=11 Index to Tasmanian Convicts, 1804-1853]<br>  
  
Sources<br>
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[http://www.hotkey.net.au/~jwilliams4/pass1.htm#TAS Passenger lists, 1827-1862 (various ports)]
  
Convict records, 1788-1828<br>  
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==== Indexes<br> ====
  
Government births, deaths and marriages, XXXX-XXXX<br>  
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==== Sources<br> ====
  
Ask for place and date of birth, name of father and mother.<br>  
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Government births, deaths and marriages<br>  
  
Cemetery records, after XXXX<br>  
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[[Index to Naturalisations 1835-1905|Naturalization records]] can give a place of origin<br>  
  
May state date, place and county of birth.<br>  
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Cemetery records<br>  
  
Probate records, XXX to Present<br>  
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Probate records<br>  
  
 
== New South Wales<br>  ==
 
== New South Wales<br>  ==
  
Cemetery records<br>
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==== Web sites ====
  
Government births, deaths and marriages<br>
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==== Indexes ====
  
Convict records<br>  
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==== Sources ====
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Government births, deaths and marriages<br>  
  
 
Church records  
 
Church records  
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== Victoria  ==
 
== Victoria  ==
  
Web sites<br>
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Web sites<br>  
  
[http://proarchives.imagineering.com.au/index_search.asp?searchid=24 Index to Assisted British Immigration 1839-1871]<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 20:46, 2 February 2010

Contents

History of Immigration

Tasmania

Web sites

Index to passengers & ships arrivals - 19th Century

Index to Tasmanian Convicts, 1804-1853

Passenger lists, 1827-1862 (various ports)

Indexes

Sources

Government births, deaths and marriages

Naturalization records can give a place of origin

Cemetery records

Probate records

New South Wales

Web sites

Indexes

Sources

Government births, deaths and marriages

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