Static Feature – October 2018
Federation of Australian Historical Societies
LINK- e-Bulletin … No. 183, 12th October 2018
Features recent information and notices of coming events within the history movement generally. The articles are relatively brief and usually relate to Australia, although occasional overseas articles are included.
SOUTH AUSTRALIA …
Genealogy SA is the leading resource for South Australian family history information – births deaths and marriages.
State Library of South Australia
State Records SA
South Australia GenWeb
Family History South Australia
Discover your pioneer family in early South Australian genealogy records.
Family Tree Oz
Automobile Club of SA Family Tree; SA Motor Vehicle Registration 1904-1927 Oz; Sands and McDougall’s SA Directory 1885; SA British Farm Apprentices 1913-1914; Also included are some New South Wales and Tasmania titles.
Graham Jaunay’s website
South Australian genealogist Graham Jaunay has lots of links on his own website relating to research in South Australia.
Click on “Go to free South Australian databases”.
Trove Newspapers: South Australia
Historic newspapers, books, images, maps etc
Unlock the Past South Australian Samplers
This website currently contains samples from 202 historical SA publications. Police Gazettes, Government Gazettes, biographies, family histories, directories, local histories and more. This is a great way of getting an idea of what a title is like before purchasing it.
District Councils on the Fleurieu Peninsula that have burial records online:-
Adelaide Cemetery Authority
Enfield Memorial Park, Cheltenham Cemetery, Smithfield Memorial Park, and West Terrace Cemetery.
Australian Cemeteries: South Australia
Australia’s largest collection of cemetery records.
Centennial Park is one of South Australia’s largest cemeteries, established in June 1936.
With the general deterioration and vandalism that occurs within our cemeteries, this website has been busy photographing and recording South Australian cemeteries, in the interest of preserving our history for the future.
Faithe Jones has travelled all over South Australia photographing cemeteries for the benefit of the genealogy enthusiast. With 702 cemeteries already photographed and over 289,500 photos, this is one of the largest collections available to the public.
South Australian Aboriginal Soldiers of WWI
This is a collection of stories of Aboriginal soldiers from South Australia who enlisted during the First World War.
Blackwood Soldiers Project
This project aims to collecting and publish the personal stories of sailors, soldiers and nurses from Blackwood, South Australia and surrounding district (Coromandel Valley, Upper Sturt, Cherry Gardens, Eden Hills and Belair) from their service in the First World War.
Bound For South Australia: Passenger Lists 1836-1851
Compiled from a variety of sources, including the South Australian newspaper The Register.
The Ships List: German Emigrants to South Australia, 1837-1860