Family History Databases

Family tree

Ancestry Library Edition

Find My Past (Australia & UK)

MyHeritage Library Edition


These family history databases are available from any public computer in our library branches. Our access to public PC's will reopen on Tuesday 9 June 2020. 

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Ancestry Library Edition

Researching your family history? Find Census data, Birth Death & Marriage information, passenger lists and more through our Ancestry subscription. This database is available in the library only.

Go to Ancestry Library Edition.

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Find My Past (Australia & UK)

Find My Past Australia offers access to over 50 million records for Australia, New Zealand, Papua New Guinea and the Pacific Islands. Find My Past UK offers access to over 750 million records including passenger lists and historic British newspapers.

Available for use in the library only. Go to Find My Past (Australia & UK).


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The MyHeritage Library Edition features a focus on people-based records, which contain information about both everyday people and prominent individuals across societies and periods of time. This emphasis, plus the strength of the index, enables you to access information both about specialized topics (regions, time periods) as well as social, cultural, and political trends. Location and keyword search options enable you to directly access information about a specific region or topic. It has more than 5 billion historical records from all over the world.

This database can be accessed from anywhere. Library card number required. Go to MyHeritage.

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Last updated: 03 June 2020