Australia, Queensland, Maryborough Public Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)

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Australia, Queensland, Maryborough Public Records, 1847-1989 .
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Queensland,  Australia
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Location of Queensland, Australia
Record Description
Record Type Public
Collection years 1847-1989
FamilySearch Resources
Related Websites
Fraser Coast Regional Council

What is in the Collection?

This collection contains records for the years 1847-1989.

The records include miscellaneous records for Maryborough, Queensland, Australia. Records include burial registers, hospital death registers, lists of residents, lists of war memorials and honor rolls giving soldiers' names. Original records are located in Maryborough City Hall, Queensland, Australia.

For a list of records currently published in this collection, select the browse link from the collection landing page.

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You can browse through images in this collection by visiting the browse page for Australia, Queensland, Maryborough Public Records, 1847-1989.

Collection Contents

Sample Images

Burial registers usually contain the following information:

  • Number of Grave
  • Name of deceased
  • Denomination
  • Last Residence
  • Occupation
  • Age
  • Gender
  • Place of birth
  • Date of burial
  • Burial plot number
  • Cause of death

Hospital registers may contain the following information:

  • Name of patient
  • Date of registry
  • Hospital
  • Name of doctor

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Citing this Collection

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Collection Citation:

"Australia, Queensland, Maryborough Public Records, 1847-1989" Images. FamilySearch. : accessed 2017. Citing Fraser Coast Regional Council. Maryborough City Hall, Queensland.

Image Citation

The image citation is available by clicking on the Information tab at the bottom left of the screen. You can browse through images in this collection by visiting the browse page for Australia, Queensland, Maryborough Public Records, 1847-1989.