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[[Australia]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Western Australia, Australia|Western Australia]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] Western Australia BMDs  
  
Registrar General of Births, Deaths, and Marriages
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Registration of births, marriages and deaths was introduced in September 1841. Before that date, information can be traced through church records.
  
Oakleigh Building
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== <br> Information in the Records  ==
  
22 St. George’s Terrace
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'''Births:''' The Western Australian Indexes have births records between 1841-1932. See below for the link.<br>
  
Perth Western Australia 6000
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'''Marriages: '''Indexed from 1841-1936<br>
  
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'''Death: '''To find a death in Western&nbsp;Australia, use the links on this page, remember that a woman is usually listed under her married name.<br>
  
Internet: http://www.liswa.wa.gov.au/fhistwaind.html
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== Indexes  ==
  
== Online Indexes ==
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*[http://www.bdm.dotag.wa.gov.au/_apps/pioneersindex/default.aspx Western Australian Online Indexes] are available for births 1841-1932; marriages 1841-1936; and deaths 1841-1965.<br>
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*[http://www.sro.wa.gov.au/community/family.asp The State Records Office Of Western Australia]<br>The State Records Office includes many records that will assist you in researching your family history. They include; passenger lists, convict records, court case files and wills and many other resources. <br>
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*[http://slwa.wa.gov.au/ The State Library of Western&nbsp;Australia] is a wealth of information and you will find sources such as biographies, birth, marriage and death indexes, electoral rolls, directories, passenger lists and newspapers to help you discover your family history.<br>
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*[http://www.mcb.wa.gov.au/default.php WA - Cemetery Board - Index for Karrakatta, Fremantle, Guildford, Midland and Pinaroo Cemeteries]<br>This website is presented beautifully and has a great search facility that allows the user to search on surname and first name. By clicking on the name of the person the user will then see details of date and age of death, plus the actual gravesite number.<br>
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*Information on Western Australian Historical Societies can be found [http://www.ihr.com.au/societies.html#wa here.]
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*[http://wags.org.au/o/ A very helpful website] from the Western Australian Genealogical Society Inc. (WAGS) with lots of links to help with your research.
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*[http://www.peterjjackson.com Western Australian Wheat Belt gravesites] added in 1984 and is constantly updated. A very useful website covering cemeteries in the Western Austalia wheatbelt area.<br>
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*[http://thegardensfamily.com/Photos/WaMemorials/cockburn.htm Another great website for Burials] and includes photos of the monuments.[http://thegardensfamily.com/Photos/WaMemorials/cockburn.htm <br>]
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*[http://www.genealogylinks.net/australia/western-australia/ Genealogy Links]<br>This is a very useful website that includes a site for out back burials in Western Australia<br><br>
  
Pioneer Index Online 1841 - 1905 Births to 1931 &amp; Deaths to 1936 (no parents listed after 1905), Marriages to 1916 http://www.justice.wa.gov.au/_apps/pioneersindex/default.aspx
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== Strategy  ==
  
WA - Marriages 1905-1943 http://www.openwindows.com/marriage/search.htm
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Before you can search the [http://www.bdm.dotag.wa.gov.au/_apps/pioneersindex/default.aspx Western Australian Online Indexes] you must select the type of record (birth, marriage or death) that you seek. Once you select, the search boxes will appear on the screen.  
  
WA - Cemetery Board - Index for Karrakatta, Fremantle, Guildford, Midland and Pinaroo Cemeteries http://www.mcb.wa.gov.au/NameSearch/GenResearch.html
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== Location of the Original Records  ==
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[http://www.bdm.dotag.wa.gov.au/default.aspx Registry of Births, Deaths &amp; Marriages Department of the Attorney General]
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Level 10, 141 St Georges Terrace
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PERTH WA 6000
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Phone: 1300 305 021(within Australia)<br>
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Overseas calls only: International Access Code + 61 8 9264 1555<br>
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Fax: (08) 9264 1599
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'''Mailing Address'''
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PO Box 7720
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Cloisters Square
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PERTH WA 6850
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[[Category:Australia]] [[Category:Western_Australia]]

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Registration of births, marriages and deaths was introduced in September 1841. Before that date, information can be traced through church records.

Contents


Information in the Records

Births: The Western Australian Indexes have births records between 1841-1932. See below for the link.

Marriages: Indexed from 1841-1936

Death: To find a death in Western Australia, use the links on this page, remember that a woman is usually listed under her married name.

Indexes

Strategy

Before you can search the Western Australian Online Indexes you must select the type of record (birth, marriage or death) that you seek. Once you select, the search boxes will appear on the screen.

Location of the Original Records

Registry of Births, Deaths & Marriages Department of the Attorney General

Level 10, 141 St Georges Terrace

PERTH WA 6000

Phone: 1300 305 021(within Australia)

Overseas calls only: International Access Code + 61 8 9264 1555

Fax: (08) 9264 1599

Mailing Address

PO Box 7720

Cloisters Square

PERTH WA 6850

AUSTRALIA