Trying to locate the decadents of a World War 2 serviceman by the Name of George Taylor or George McWardle-Taylor. He was held by the Japanese as prisoner of war and returned to Australia at the end of the hostilities. Either he or his family owned a farm at Clyde and he had perhaps 3 sisters who also worked on the farm. Unfortunately, that is all the information I have, my interest in finding his family is to reunite them with a photo of George and a locket that also has his photo in it. He…Continue
iam looking for a photo of RAAF service number 65396 WILLIAM RODERICK MCCORMICK, he was with the RAAF 200 flight
The years from around 1938 to 1948, iam looking for a picture of him
thanks for any help
I am looking for more information on the above ancestor. and service.
On his record there seems to be only a typed page with his name on it.
Could someone check please and direct me to any othere sources to get info
My father-in-law was Colin Murchie, born, I believed, to James and Maggie Murchie on 24 April 1937 in Adelaide.
I discovered only yesterday, that he was adopted and was actually the son of Dorothy Snow.
As I am trying to update our family tree, I would welcome any information about either the Murchie family, concerning whom I already have a fair amount of information, or the Snow family, about whom I know almost nothing.
Aside from this blog, I also can be…Continue
im looking for my great great grandfather john paterson
He had a son called john alexander paterson born 1879 at Goolwa - Robe south australia.
John alexander says he married elizabeth watson on the marriage cert. - Or Mary Lynch keeps popping up?
I am trying to trace my father EDWARD KEITH HAWKE THOMAS born in 1924 (Reading, Berkshire) who was in the UK Royal Navy during WW2. He absented himself from HMS Golden Hind in Sydney Australia around September 1946. He married my mother in July 1943 in Reading, Berkshire. I was born in 1944. I am not aware that he returned to this country but his mother and maybe other family may have still been here although…
How long does it take before WW11 records are released, I am waiting for my father in-law and great uncle's records to be released. Jan
I am researching my family history and wanting to know if there are Immigration Records available for the 1970's and 1980's from England to NSW Australia.
I am searching for a John R L Evans b 1937 who migrated in the 1970's
Robert William (Roy) Evans b 1913 Wales and his wife Bronwen Evans b 1910 Wales who migrated in the 1980's. Robert William and Bronwen Evans are the parents of John R L Evans
Hi i am trying to trace members of the cunningham family that emigrated from new brighton, merseyside in late 1964 arriving in melbourne on the 24-12-1964 aboard the Fairsea from southampton. there were 4 members of the family, mother, one daughter and two sons tony and johnny. after arrival they settled in melbourne. I would appreciate any help in tracing them.
Lennart abrahamsson born 1932 in sweden, came to Australia 1950´s, was married and had a daughter which probably is still alive. his parents was andrea abrahamsson and kalle, the mother was born in 1900-06-14 and died in 1972. Lennart Went on a ship to Australia and stayed there for the rest of his Life. The last Residence he had was in Mount Druitt Nsw.
Where he lived. The wife was English. I have many times tried to find them without any results what so ever. Lennart passed away in…Continue
I am searching for my moms cousin Lennart Abrahamsson born 1932 i Ronneby sweden, born by andrea abrahamsson and husband Kalle, born 1900-06-14 in Ronneby and died in Ronneby 1972. Lennart took a ship to Australia in the 1950´s, the last address my mom had was mount Druitt , Nsw. New South wales, Australia, they got a daughter they called vicky, but what date she is born i do not have a single clue.lennart died in 2000 as far as I know. the wife was English how ever.
i am very interested in contacting the family members of Patrick & Josephine Haughney who arrived in Australia aboard the ship Strathmore in 1963.I would welcome any help.They came to Australia from the UK. but were from Carlow in Co. Carlow, Ireland.
This is my first post, hopefully I will get it right.
I am looking for any info on a John Warwick, he married my x3 cousin Esther Jane Fairhurst (spelt Fairest on Australian BMD site) was married 28/3/1855 at the Holy Trinity Church Sydney, Garrison Church aged 16
Baptisms: 4 Jul 1839 St Peters, Liverpool, Lancashire, England
Esther Jane Fairhurst - Child of John Fairhurst & Sarah…
I believe that my Grandmother arrived from Scotland about then but I haven't been able to find any listings on her. Her name was Jane Ferguson Duncan and was accompanied by her sister Margaret.Any help would be appreciated.
I am trying to find the passenger listing for Adela Jaworsky & her son Anton, they arrived in Melbourne 7 Nov 1950 aboard the Fairsea from Bremerhaven. I have tried searching NAA but come up with nothing. Can anyone assist me please? Thanks in advance.