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by trish1
Mon Dec 26, 2005 4:26 am
Forum: Australia and New Zealand
Topic: Assisted Emigration To NSW in 1877 .....
Replies: 8
Views: 1687

There was, I believe an "Upper limit" for age on assisted immigration. I can't remember where I read about same - but I know some of my immigrant families lied about their age. There may/may not be any more information about the family on the shipping list. Sometimes it will state where the family c...
by trish1
Mon Dec 26, 2005 4:08 am
Forum: Australia and New Zealand
Topic: Post-1974 Deaths in NSW .....
Replies: 10
Views: 1478

The online newpaper list of deaths/burials is a good start for post 1974 deaths - especially in NSW http://www.rootsweb.com/~nswsdps/dpsindex.htm If you find your relative, access to the actual newspaper detail will often give the names of family members. I believe there may be a "lookup" service me...
by trish1
Mon Dec 26, 2005 4:02 am
Forum: Australia and New Zealand
Topic: Finding death of Alexander McNicol, Strathdownie, VIC? .....
Replies: 5
Views: 1224

From the AVRI Alexander McNichol born 1861, Rifle Rnge Victoria
Father Alexander, Mother: Catherine Healy Reg No 21637

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by trish1
Mon Dec 26, 2005 3:56 am
Forum: Australia and New Zealand
Topic: Update to BMD sites in Australia .....
Replies: 12
Views: 1720

A little more information on the states NSW has free indexes online - follow the family history links (check out the transcription service for the cheapest registration details) Victoria has pay to view online - indexes inexpensive - a certificate $17.50 - about 6 pounds (same as England/Wales certi...