Research Sources in the 1990s Australia

General

Australian Archives, War Records dossiers
Australian War Memorial
Census Searches, Sussex, England
NSW Registry of Births, Deaths & Marriages
Qld Registry of Births, Deaths & Marriages
 

Publications

‘Doc’, ABC documentary, Oct-1995
A Social History (Rockhampton Grammar School), The Wider View, Betty Cosgrove, 1992
Australia Motoring Guide, Gareth Powell, p208
Australian Archives, War Records dossier
Australian War Memorial records
Early History of Winton and District, E.C.P.Phillot, Feb-1970, p4,5,9
Family Name History Pty Ltd ACN 010 320 957
Family Names in Australia and New Zealand, Kenneth Allen, 1990, p190
My Name is Blacket, Nick Vine Hall, 1983, p237-239
Obituary: Stirling Blacket, Queensland Country Life, 28-Oct-93
Population Movements in England and Wales during the Industial Revolution, Genealogical Society of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints Inc., Series A,No.51
Prof. Ralph Blacket, 1995
Queensland Architects of the 19th Century, A Bibliographical Dictionary, David Watson & Judith Mackay, 1994
Rockhampton: A History of City and District, Lorna McDonald, p122,123,503,524
The 25 Pounders ... from Egypt to Borneo, An Anecdotal History by John Warby, 1995, pg 2,3
The ANZACS, Patsy Adam-Smith, 1978
The Columbia Lippincott Gazetteer of the World, with 1961 Supplement, p1913
The History of The Rockhampton Grammar School, Centenary 1881-1980, Toby A.Clinch, 1982
The Honourable Justice Robert Hope, memorial service for Lloyd David Tilbury, Armidale, 1993
The Origin of English Surnames, P.H. Reaney, 1967, p25,345
The Rockhampton Grammar School, Magazine, Dec-1931
The World Book of Tilburys, Halbert’s Family Heritage, p1.1-1.30,3.1,3.2
Whitaker’s Peerage for the year of 1905, A Directory of Titled Persons, London, J Whitaker & Sons Ltd
Winton, One hundred years of settlement 1875-1975, p79
 

Immigration and Pioneer Records

Note:  In the following * denotes record(s) found. 
Readable Names of All Convicts and Free Persons Arriving Australia, Not Naval or Military, 1801-1805;
ditto 1806-1810
Marquis of Wellington Passengers, 1815
General Muster and Land and Stock Muster of NSW 1822
Census of NSW November 1828
General Return of Convicts in NSW 1837*
Shipping 1826-1840
Coastal Passengers to Port Phillip, 1842
Immigration, Index to Assisted Immigrants Arriving Port Phillip Bay, 1839-51
Immigration, Index to Assisted Immigrants Arriving Sydney and Newcastle, 1844-59
Immigration, Index to Assisted Immigrants Arriving Moreton Bay Brisbane, 1848-59
Immigration, Index to Assisted Immigrants Arriving Sydney 1860-79; ditto 1880-96*
Convict and Pioneer History, Despatches to London from Gov Arthur Phillip, Book 2 Vol 1
Convict and Pioneer History, Despatches to London from Gov Lachlan Macquarie, Book 3 Vol 2 (c1828)
Convict and Pioneer History, Despatches to London from Gov King & Gov Bligh, Book 6 Vol 3 (1844-51)
 

Microfiche records

(Of records held at National Library of Australia; Heraldry and Genealogical Society of Canberra; Rockhampton Library; Genealogical Society of Northern Territory)
International Genealogy Index (IGI), London (1988 edition)*; ditto (1992 edition)*
International Genealogy Index (IGI), Surrey (1992 edition);
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, London, Surrey*
St.Catherine’s, London*
NSW Pioneer Index 1788-1888*
NSW Federation Series Index 1889-1918*
NSW Between The Wars Index 1915-1945*
NSW Baptisms Index pre-1856*
NSW Births Index 1856; to 1864; 1870-79; 1880-89*; 1890-99*; 1900*; 1901; 1902; 1903*; 1904*; 1905
NSW Marriages Index pre-1856*; 1856 to 1870;...1882 to 1885; 1886*;...1889*; 1890 to 1905
NSW Deaths Index 1856-69; 1870-79*; 1880-89**; 1890-99*, 1900*; 1901 to 1905
NSW Burials Index pre-1856 S-T
Brisbane Deaths Index 1856-73 A-G, Q-Z; 1874 to 1876 A-Z; 1877 Q-Z; 1878 to 1894 A-Z
QLD Baptisms Index 1829-1856
QLD Births (Consolidated Index) 1850-59; 1860-64; 1865-69; 1870-74; 1875-79*; 1880-84*; 1885-89*; 1890-94*; 1895-99*;1900-1904*
QLD Marriages (Consolidated Index) 1900-04*; 1905-09*; 1910-14*
QLD Country Marriage Index 1856-72 T-Z; 1873-83 S-V*; Bridegrooms 1884 A-Z to 1893 A-Z; Brides 1884 A-Z to 1893 A-Z; 1894-97 S-V; 1894-97 W-Z; 1898 to 1899
QLD Country Deaths Index 1856-72 R-V; 1873 A-Z; 1876 to 1880 A-Z*?; 1881* to 1897*; 1898 to 1899
QLD Country Deaths (Consolidated Index) 1900-04; 1905-09; 1910-14
QLD Burials Index 1829-56
Queensland Post Office Directory, 1890, 1891, 1892, 1893, 1894-95, 1896-97, 1898-99, 1900...1933
Queensland Country Post Office Directory, 1868, 1876, 1883-4,1885-6, 1887, 1888, 1889, 1890, 1891, 1892-93, 1894-95, 1896-97, 1897-99, 1900...1933
St.Catherine’s Marriages Jul-Sep 1837


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