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Australian Resources

Australian Genealogy Associations & Societies

Research Resources

International Resources

China

Ireland

New Zealand

United Kingdom

Germany, Austria and Slovenia

Genealogy Associations & Societies

Australasian Association of Genealogists and Record Agents offers the services of reliable and competent genealogists and record agents to those wanting professional family history servicesand general record searching.

Australian Institute of Genealogical Studies offers an extensive library where volunteers are available to assist members and visitors with their family research.

Genealogy Society of Victoria is a leading Australian family history society for the study of genealogy.

Research Resources

Australian Family History Compendium Information on a wide variety of categories related to genealogy, with a strong emphasis on Australian material.

CoraWeb helps you trace your family history in Australia and elsewhere.

Centre for Indigenous Family History Studies: A resource for people researching their Aboriginal heritage. The material on this site has been extracted from publicly available records in various state and federal archives throughout Australia.

Cyndi's List is a comprehensive, categorized & cross-referenced list of links that point you to genealogical research sites online.

Dating old photographs

Discovering ANZACs National Archives of Australia and New Zealand site

FamilySearch Church of Latter-day Saints international records of christenings and marriages

Historic Homes in Victoria  Researching with the Public Record Office of Victoria and other Resources

International Genealogical Index (IGI) Births Marriages Deaths Residence Search site

Origins a general genealogy resource

Melway Street Directory of Greater Melbourne University of Melbourne Digitised Maps Colllection. Full-text/ images of these maps ranging from 1968 to 1999.

Ryerson index for Australian newspaper death and obituary notices.  Index is current and dates from 1803 to now.

Rootsweb a general resource

Search tips, articles, family trees, deciphering old handwriting

Trove Over 400 million Australian and online resources: books, images, historic newspapers, maps, music, archives and more from the National Library of Australia

Victorian Births Deaths and Marriages online

War Graves Commission Project Search for your soldier to find image of his war grave

Ireland

Roots Ireland: Irish Online Records Births, deaths marriages of many counties. Released 2008. Register free. Free to search. Pay for full record.

National Archives of Ireland Document searches available.

Parish Registers Now freely available to read the original record online. Excellently organised for the purpose.

Historic records of Births, Marriages and Deaths of the General Register Office Published 2016 by the Irish Government. Free retrieval of records.

New Zealand

New Zealand National Library guide to research

New Zealand Births Deaths Marriages Records

Papers Past New Zealand historical newspapers

United Kingdom

Clergy of the Church of England 1540 - 1935

The London Gazette online - A free online historic archive from 1665. Military appointments, public notices of all kinds. Also available are the Belfast and Edinburgh Gazettes.

Old Bailey records of UK trials 1674 - 1834 100,000 trials. Includes names of all witnesses, jury, prosecutors, victims, defendants.

Scotland's People Government site for Scottish records

Statistical Accounts of Scotland

United Kingdom Births, Deaths, Marriages project: free search

UK Government Records

United Kingdom Census free census online project

United Kingdom Census 1901

United Kingdom Census 1911 free to search. Pay for details.\

China

How to get started in Chinese Family History Research (familysearch wiki)

Chinese Museum Guide to Chinese Australian Research (pdf file)

Germany, Austria, Slovenia

GenTeam site   It covers aspects of Austrian and German history, also some of Slovenia. It includes Jewish history databases.The database is free and just requires a simple registration. It is written in German and English.

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Last updated: 31 October 2016