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PostPosted: Sat Dec 10, 2016 9:05 am 
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Tasmania Names Index

Use the Tasmanian Name Index to search records from the following sources:

Convict permissions to marry (1829-1857). Convicts applying to marry free people or other convicts.
Convicts (1803-1893). Convicts transported to Tasmania and those convicted locally through the convict system.
Departures (1817-1867). People leaving Tasmanian ports, mainly Launceston.
Divorces (1861-1920). Petitions for divorce in the Tasmanian Supreme Court.
Inquests (1828-1930). Inquests into people’s deaths.
Marriages (1803-1899). People who married in Tasmania.
Arrivals (19th Century). Passengers and ships arriving, mainly in Hobart. Contains surnames A-K, L-Z to be added.
Births (1803-1933). People born in Tasmania including some baptisms collected by the Registrar General (1900-1933 baptisms only).
Census (1837-1857). Householders in the 1840s and 1850s, not complete for all districts.
Deaths (1803-1933). People who died in Tasmania including some burial records collected by the Registrar General (1900-1933 burials only).
Health & Welfare (1830-1873). Patients and attendants at the New Norfolk Colonial Hospital and applications to the Queens Orphan School.
Hotels & Properties (1818-1958). Hotel licensees, inquests into fires, Launceston buildings and demolished hotels.
Miscellaneous (1838-1873). General correspondence of the Comptroller general of convicts and North Fleet shipwreck survivors.
Naturalisations (1835-1905). People applying to become citizens.
Prisoners (1895-1902). Prisoners in the Hobart gaol.
Wills (1824-1989). Wills and letters of administration of estates registered for probate.
WW1 Photographs (1914-1919). Photographs and articles from the Tasmanian Mail and Weekly Courier illustrated newspaper. *

* Data indexed by Wendy Knolle and kindly supplied by the Tasmanian Family History Society, Hobart Branch


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PostPosted: Sat Dec 10, 2016 9:44 am 
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Interesting Mel, Thankyou.


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