Online biographies, local histories & family histories
The following are resources that I have personally used – there are many more resources available.
Printed books accessed at State Library of Victoria
Colac & District Family History Group Inc, Colac & District Pioneers & Settlers Register Volume 2 Pre 1920 (Terang, Victoria, Australia: Star Printing Service Pty Ltd ISBN 0-9750679-0-7, 2003).
Edna & Ken Arnold, compiler, Tarnagulla & District – The Way It Was (Golden Square, Victoria, Australia: Crown Castleton Publishers, ISBN 1 875342 04 4 Hardback 1 875342 05 2 Softback, 2004).
Heggen, Colin, Mystic Park memories: a history of Mystic Park and district (Bulleen, Victoria, Australia: Colin Heggen, ISBN 0646131524, 1993)
Kemp, Doris, Maffra, the history of the shire to 1975 (Maffra, Victoria, Australia: Council of the Shire of Maffra, ISBN 0959937218, 1975)
Extracts from books sent to me by family members
Florence Pearce, St. Andrews Church Newry : celebrating a centenary, 1885-1985 (Boisdale, Victoria, Australia: Florence Pearce, c.1985.).
Donald Stevens, The Harley Family (: Unpublished – author died in 1984 before book could be published,).
Kay Kennewell, The Kennewell Family 1846-1999 (: Details not known – excerpts sent to Lois Willis by Linda Maher)
Books I have in my possession
Laity 2002 Genealogy Adventure,” 2002. Russell Laity, Janet Foreman, Carin Thomas, compiler, Laity 2002 Genealogy Adventure (: Unpublished, March 2002).
Nandina Morris, Russellchild Their Story (Box Hill, Victoria, Australia: Kwik Copy Printing, 2001.).