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== Record Content  ==
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Image:Australia, Queensland, Maryborough Public Records DGS 7192049 572 War Memorial.jpg|War Memorial
Image:Australia, Queensland, Maryborough Public Records DGS 7192040 480 Burial Register example 3.jpg|Burial Register 1
Image:Australia, Queensland, Maryborough Public Records DGS 7192041 453 Burial Register Example 2.jpg|Burial Register 2
Image:Australia, Queensland, Maryborough Public Records DGS 7192041 583 Hospital Registers.jpg|Hospital Register
These burial registers usually contain the following information:  
These burial registers usually contain the following information:  
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*[http://www.justice.qld.gov.au/justice-services/births-deaths-and-marriages Queensland Government: Births, deaths and marriages]
*[http://www.ors.act.gov.au/ Office of Regulatory Services: Births, Deaths &amp; Marriages]
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Revision as of 15:53, 7 March 2013

FamilySearch Record Search This article describes a collection of historical records scheduled to become available at FamilySearch.org.

Record Description

This collection contains 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.

Citation for This Collection

The following citation refers to the original source of the information published in FamilySearch.org Historical Record collections. Sources include the author, custodian, publisher and archive for the original records.

Fraser Coast Regional Council. Australia, Queensland, Maryborough Public Records. Maryborough City Hall, Queensland, Australia.

Suggested citation format for a record in this collection.

Record Content

These burial registers usually contain the following information:

  • No. of Grave
  • Name of deceased
  • Denomination
  • Last Residence
  • Occupation
  • Age
  • Gender
  • Place of birth
  • Date of burial
  • Burial plot number
  • Cause of death

These hospital registers may contain the following information:

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

How to Use the Record

To begin your search in the burial registers, it would be helpful if you knew the following information:

  • Name
  • Approximate year of death, and place of death

Searching the Collection

To search the collection you will need to follow this series of links:

⇒Select the "Browse" link in the initial search page
⇒Select the "Item of Interest" category which will take you to the images

Look at each image comparing the information with what you already know about your ancestors to determine which one is your ancestor. You may need to compare the information about more than one person to make this determination.

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Contributions to This Article

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Please follow these guidelines as you make changes. Thank you for any contributions you may provide.

Citing FamilySearch Historical Collections

When you copy information from a record, you should list where you found the information. This will help you or others to find the record again. It is also good to keep track of records where you did not find information, including the names of the people you looked for in the records. A suggested format for keeping track of records that you have searched is found in the wiki article Help:How to Cite FamilySearch Collections.

Citation Example for a Record Found in This Collection

Example for a Browsed Collection:

“Argentina, Buenos Aires, Catholic Church Records, 1635-1981,” images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org: accessed 28 February, 2012), La Plata > San Ponciano > Matrimonios 1884-1886 > image 71 of 389 images, Artemio Avendano and Clementina Peralta, 1884; citing Parroquia de San Ponciano en la Plata, Buenos Aires, Argentina, Matrimonios. San Ponciano, La Plata, Buenos Aires.