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How does one actually use RecordSearch?
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I am finding the web site impossible to work out. I know a relative came on a ship (Red Jacket) in 1862 but I cannot find the way into the record of passengers names. I find I am going round in…Continue

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Alexander Sharp replied to Alexander Sharp's discussion How does one actually use RecordSearch?
"Thanks Sylvia, for your reply. I appreciate you taking the time. Firstly, yes I am talking about the Red Jacket which was part of the White Star Line. Consequently I found the relative on that vessel. Thank you. I have been researching my great…"
Jan 8
Sylvia replied to Alexander Sharp's discussion How does one actually use RecordSearch?
"Maybe this is what you are looking for .. it is the passenger list of the "Red Jacket" when it arrived in Melbourne in December 1862 : https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSKW-J86R"
Jan 8
Sylvia replied to Alexander Sharp's discussion How does one actually use RecordSearch?
"I agree that it is completely confusing when you first try to look up stuff on the NAA site. But, this is also the case regarding e.g. NSW and QLD state archives and many foreign national archives. To understand these online sites, you need to…"
Jan 8
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How does one actually use RecordSearch?

I am finding the web site impossible to work out. I know a relative came on a ship (Red Jacket) in 1862 but I cannot find the way into the record of passengers names. I find I am going round in circles. At one point I did manage to get into the lists of ships and their passengers for 1962 and I probably took 6 hours to work through the original pages of passengers only to find that the ship wasn't in the lists. Very confusing. But since then I cannot even find where I got into the lists. It…See More
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