Ancestry.com.au · Immigration & Travel · Victoria

Thursday’s Tips – Victoria Assisted and Unassisted Passenger Lists

In my series so far, I have focused on resources from free websites. Since I have already covered the free resources which I have used in my genealogy do-over, I have decided to start writing about collections on the subscription websites. The first collection is Victoria, Australia, Assisted and Unassisted Passenger Lists, 1839-1923 at Ancestry.com.au.… Continue reading Thursday’s Tips – Victoria Assisted and Unassisted Passenger Lists

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Free websites for family history research

In this post, I am sharing the free websites I am currently using.  So far, these websites are for Australia, New Zealand, England, Wales and Scotland.  I am also going to copy this post to my Resources section, and update it as I expand my research into other countries. Births Deaths and Marriages Births Deaths… Continue reading Free websites for family history research

Ancestry.com.au · Immigration & Travel · New South Wales · Victoria

Comparing records for the same event from separate archives

Ancestry is currently offering free access to the Australian Immigration collections.  Since I currently don't have a subscription, I decided to take this opportunity to review the immigration records I have for my ancestors. Prior to 1851, the area which became the colony of Victoria was part of the colony of New South Wales.  Records prior… Continue reading Comparing records for the same event from separate archives

Ancestry.com.au · Immigration & Travel · Victoria

Working with Victoria, Australia passenger lists at ancestry

In reviewing the new and updated collections at ancestry for my Ancestry updates post this week, I noticed that the Victoria, Australia, Assisted and Unassisted Passenger Lists, 1839–1923 collection had been updated. I then tried to find out exactly what information had been updated, but the “About this collection” didn’t really provide me with any… Continue reading Working with Victoria, Australia passenger lists at ancestry