- Maiden names missing from Qld death indexes: I finally received a proper reply from the Queensland Registry of BDMs, but only after I sent examples of maiden names that are missing from death indexes online but shown in the corresponding indexes on fiche or CD-ROM.
- 20% discount: In August, FindMyPast added 10 new data sets (2 million records) for Australasia. Until 30 Sep 2013 you can get 20% discount off a world subscription to FindMyPast, which allows you to search 1.8 billion records for Australia, New Zealand, the United Kingdom, Ireland, USA and Canada (including British newspapers).
- Innisfail (Geraldton) burials: Do you have a death certificate or other details for someone buried at Geraldton (now Innisfail) in North Qld?
- Victoria: Passenger lists (Victoria) 1846-1899.
- NSW: NSW Registers of Coroners' Inquests 1796-1942.
- Recommended reading: Artificial 'brick walls' in family history.
11 September 2013
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