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GRACE CASEY

Posted by Dinah Ballantyne on August 4, 2015 at 20:16

Grace Casey

Posted by Dinah Ballantyne on July 31, 2015 at 3:41 — 2 Comments

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Grace Casey

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Dinah Ballantyne posted a blog post

GRACE CASEY

Message for Debra - however can I thank you enough for the information you have found for me. Myself and my brother have been searching for many years but this is wonderful. I will follow up the links you suggest. Kind regards. DinahSee More
7 hours ago
Lorraine Culhane commented on Tonia (from NAA)'s event 'Shake Your Family Tree 2012 - 'Byte' in to your family history'
"Iam looking for WILLIAM McDONALD INthe Boer War 8th Bushmans Contingent"
yesterday
Debra commented on Dinah Ballantyne's blog post Grace Casey
"I had a look at Ashley's death notice from 1986 and it only mentions Joanne.  Her notice is not available online but you can try the 'Ask a Librarian' service and they may look it up for…"
yesterday
Debra commented on Dinah Ballantyne's blog post Grace Casey
"It appears that Grace returned to England for a three month visit in Dec 1957 on the 'Canton' and came back to Australia in April 1958 on the 'Arcadia'. The age and date/s of birth do suit your Grace. When she came into Fremantle…"
yesterday
Aidan Gray replied to Aidan Gray's discussion Looking for my grandparents marriage and divorce certificates
"Hi Debra, Thank you so much! I shall continue my search and use this website for any future obstacles I come up against. Aidan"
yesterday
Debra replied to Aidan Gray's discussion Looking for my grandparents marriage and divorce certificates
"Hi Aiden, Marriage records in Victoria are closed to the public for 60 years and there are no indexes after 1942.  You can apply for a search up until today's date 60 years ago.  Details are…"
yesterday
Aidan Gray posted a discussion

Looking for my grandparents marriage and divorce certificates

My grandfather James Malcolm Gray married my grandmother Helen Rutherford in North Balwyn, Victoria sometime between the years of 1950-1955. I cannot find any VIC marriage records online that exceed the year 1942 so am at a dead end for tracking the document down. They were divorced in approximately 1964 in Victoria which I also cannot locate a certificate for. Please help if you can offer any information or advice. Thank you.See More
yesterday
W E Parker replied to W E Parker's discussion Troop ships from England to Australia 1917
" Thank you so much Debra, I  now have a complete picture of my grandfather's war history for my family tree. Kind regards, Wendy"
yesterday
Susan Jackson replied to Susan Jackson's discussion Somersetshire dep Liverpool April 1949, arr Melbourne June 1949
"Thank you so very very much for that, it was exactly what I was looking for, Susan. "
yesterday
Leslie Weatherall replied to Susan Jackson's discussion Somersetshire dep Liverpool April 1949, arr Melbourne June 1949
"Hi Susan, The Somersetshire arrived into Fremantle on 28 May 1948. You can view the passenger manifest via the link below. http://soda.naa.gov.au/record/9245214/1 I hope you find who you are looking for. Leslie (Archives staff) "
yesterday
Susan Jackson posted a discussion

Somersetshire dep Liverpool April 1949, arr Melbourne June 1949

Hi, I am trying to find the boat list (passenger names) for the above voyage. Is anyone able to direct me to where I can access a copy? Many thanks, Susan.See More
Monday
Debra replied to W E Parker's discussion Troop ships from England to Australia 1917
"The final page of his service record states that he returned home on the Beltana.  It is also referred to on other pages as "A72" http://soda.naa.gov.au/record/5485223/1 Cheers Debra"
Monday
Dinah Ballantyne posted a blog post

Grace Casey

I have just had an eureka moment when scanning the Otranto passenger lists for 1953! Unfortunately the address given by my grandmother as a forwarding address was 28 Market Street in Melbourne which was the address for Frederick Tate & Co who handled passengers' luggage. They went out of business in the 60's and I am wondering if anyone has any knowledge of them or where their archives may be.  Also does ENSA ring any bells? My Aunt Joan was a member during the war but it seems most records…See More
Sunday
W E Parker posted a discussion

Troop ships from England to Australia 1917

I am trying to find out on what ship my grandfather, Edward Charles Howard  returned to Australia.  He was wounded at Messines Ridge, Western Front on 8th June 1917 and returned to Australia 18 October 1917 and I have no other information as to what happened after he was wounded and how he got home.  Any advice would be much appreciated.See More
Sunday
Debra replied to Christopher James Phillips's discussion searching for immigration records
"Hi Chris, Not everything is indexed on RecordSearch.  You can fill out an enquiry form and they will search for you: http://reftracker.naa.gov.au/reft100.aspx?key=03ImmiRef Cheers, Debra"
Friday
Debra replied to R_Heal's discussion Difficulty find B2455 World War 1 file
"There are some records that have the control symbol with just initials like 'JONES A B' so I don't think that is it.  Perhaps contact the NAA and tell them as it may be just a glitch somewhere.  I had the same problem with a…"
Friday
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Jul 30
Christopher James Phillips posted a discussion

searching for immigration records

I have used data base and can not find any records even though i know the surname, christian names, country from which they left the year of arrival in australia and no record. How do i find this information. ChrisSee More
Jul 30
R_Heal replied to R_Heal's discussion Difficulty find B2455 World War 1 file
"The database "CONTROL SYMBOL"  for all of the other B2455 files is like  "SMITH/JAMES THOMAS",   with a slash character in it. The control symbol for the B2455 file of this James Thomas Smith,  is…"
Jul 28
R_Heal replied to R_Heal's discussion Difficulty find B2455 World War 1 file
"So,  if you go to "NameSearch"  and put in "Smith" and select "World War 1 records",   you get about 6000 Smiths. So if you select "Refine this result",   and put in ANY…"
Jul 28

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