I am trying to locate information regarding my great-grandmother who died on 21/4/1939, aged about 61 years. She was buried as Mary Potter (having been married to James George Henry Potter in 1916). However she was buried at Karrakatta Cemetry with 3 of her children and Paul Albert Delakonny (father of the 3 deceased children) with whom she lived for about 12 years prior to her marriage to Potter. Before living with Delakonny, she was first married to Alfred John Rainforth. The marriage…Continue
I have exhursted my knowledge o this blog.I am looking for information on a (Ellen Phyllis Reddy B.1892) who married John Hubert McCourt B.1894 D.1947. in Perth 1919, When did she arrive in Perth?, There was a baby b.Sept.1910 in Perth.Harold Bertram McCourt. This family family left Perth and I found her again via (Ancestry.com Electrol Rolls. 1903-1980. Hudstville. NSW.
Have been looking through RAAF Technical Orders circa 1942, and there are sometimes references to drawings with a prefix 'A'. They would be engineering or technical drawings.
I am having trouble locating where these drawings might be found.
To give an example: In Technical Order Publication Hudson Order No.46 (covering the installation of radar equipment) in one of the sections, "Structural Section" it started off "Refer to drawing A-2632"
In other cases the…Continue
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
Firstly, I am interested in any information about Andrew Howard Garven who was a Guardian of Minors in 1913. My research thus far has led me to believe that he was in fact the Guardian for Aboriginal children in the Clarence River district of NSW. My interest is in any records he would have had to have kept in regards to these children and if anyone could advise me on where I would need to go to access these records.
Secondly, I know that my Grandmother was fostered by a…Continue
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
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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.