"I've just had a look at the 1957 outward UK passenger list for the above family. They were orginally from Egypt and dad was listed as a motor mechanic .. (and mum's first initial was an "X"). "L" and "A" were…"
"PS re the electoral rolls listings for e.g.:
1977 - city, Melbourne North, Victoria, Australia.1980 - city, Wills, Victoria, Australia
In these electoral rolls "city" is the actual suburb or place name (will be exposed when logging in to…"
I assume that you are referring to the "Passenger arrivals index, 1898 - 1966". The other day I discovered that it contains way more indexed records from later years as well. After testing, there appear to be indexes for…"
Could you specify a bit more what you are looking for and share what you already know (eg Names/Births/Deaths for parents, children, wife; addresses, immigration details etc ).
It is always such a pity when time and effort are wasted on…"
"From your answer I gather that you've already seen the electoral rolls that I mentioned? Have you tried searching the Wyong area where Richard, Betty and Janet (and probably some more of the younger kids) were living in the late 1970's?
"The family arrived in (Aug) 1970 and their intended address was in Narrabeen NSW. (Richard sr passenger card: http://soda.naa.gov.au/record/12353664/2669 )
The mothers name was Betsy on her passenger card although there are electoral rolls (until…"
"I'm wondering whether the army might have taken a photo at some stage. Not sure whether there might be one on one of his enlistment files (with a shifting YOB as time went by!). He was arrested a few times as well. Sometimes there are files…"
"Apparently Mount Isa wasn't established until 1923, so I am not sure what you consider to be part of that district. Nevertheless, I get 126 hits when searching on the exact phrase Place of Enlistment - Cloncurry and date 1914 to…"
"I would have preferred both of Edwards biological parents as they would be mentioned on his death certificate. A step parent is not very useful!
So I will need to guess again:
An Edward Charles Evans has his death registered in 1967 in St Leonards.…"