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Trying to find ancestors... Curious

Hi, I am new to this and I don't know much about my family's history and I am curious to find out. I just don't know how to get started. Do…

Started by Hannah Small

1 Dec 13, 2011
Reply by Tonia (from NAA)

Enlistment Adelaide 1864

Edward Beatty/ie has been recorded as joining  in the Volunteer Army on 25 jan 1864 to proceed to NZ via the "Brilliant" to participate in…

Started by Doreen Pennell

2 Dec 6, 2011
Reply by Debra

Unlocking our family history

Hi i'm very new to all this and am trying to find out about my grandfather and his brother. I have tracked down their service numbers but d…

Started by Racheal Bond

1 Dec 5, 2011
Reply by Tonia (from NAA)

Plz help dear friends

Plz kindly help! 1.Where can i find newspaper adds of name changes in Australia online in 1980's? 2.Newspaper Classifields in 80's online?…

Started by Ravi Fernando

4 Dec 1, 2011
Reply by Ravi Fernando

Aussie graves in Wandsworth Cemetery, London, England

I am researching the graves of 33 Aussies in Wandsworth cemetery, in London, England - all (or most from WW1).   There are two names I cann…

Started by Mike Webley

2 Nov 29, 2011
Reply by Tonia (from NAA)

Yorkshire to Oz

I am trying to find out what happened to a family member who moved to Australia in the 1900's. His name was William Ashton and he was born…

Started by Kerry Jackson

3 Nov 28, 2011
Reply by Kerry Jackson

Reuben Pritchard

My GG Grandfather; Reuben Pritchard was born at Ruislip, Middlesex, England in 1829 & died at Barkers Creek, Victoria, Australia on 16…

Started by Dino Conte

9 Nov 28, 2011
Reply by Tonia (from NAA)

How to find record of ancestor's arrival in NSW.

My ancestor was born in the Isle of Man, England in1839. He came out to Australia by unknown means and married at Menangle, NSW in 1863. He…

Started by Jean O'Brien

2 Nov 23, 2011
Reply by Debra

Shipping Records for the 1800's

I have been told my Great Grandparents arrived from Ireland about 1870 and they lost a baby girl on board during their travel. Could anyone…

Started by Libby Miles

2 Nov 14, 2011
Reply by Libby Miles

Iam trying to get my fathers army 2nd world war service records.

He joined in around about 1940-42 in melbourne He was living in Cobden at that time. his wifes name was Iris and had 5 children Clive ,Maur…

Started by michael herbertson

3 Nov 10, 2011
Reply by Debra


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