Australian Genealogy Associations & Societies
Germany, Austria and Slovenia
Researching the History of Houses
For local, national and international links.
Genealogy Associations & Societies
Australasian Association of Genealogists and Record Agents offers the services of reliable and competent genealogists and record agents to those wanting professional family history servicesand general record searching.
Family History Connections offers an extensive library where volunteers are available to assist members and visitors with their family research.
Genealogy Society of Victoria is a leading Australian family history society for the study of genealogy.
CoraWeb helps you trace your family history in Australia and elsewhere.
Centre for Indigenous Family History Studies: A resource for people researching their Aboriginal heritage. The material on this site has been extracted from publicly available records in various state and federal archives throughout Australia.
Cyndi's List is a comprehensive, categorized & cross-referenced list of links that point you to genealogical research sites online.
Dating old photographs
Discovering ANZACs National Archives of Australia and New Zealand site
FamilySearch Church of Latter-day Saints international records of christenings and marriages
Historic Homes in Victoria Researching with the Public Record Office of Victoria and other Resources
International Genealogical Index (IGI) Births Marriages Deaths Residence Search site
Origins a general genealogy resource
Melway Street Directory of Greater Melbourne University of Melbourne Digitised Maps Colllection. Full-text/ images of these maps ranging from 1968 to 1999.
Ryerson index for Australian newspaper death and obituary notices. Index is current and dates from 1803 to now.
Rootsweb a general resource
Search tips, articles, family trees, deciphering old handwriting
State Library of Victoria digitised collections
Trove Over 400 million Australian and online resources: books, images, historic newspapers, maps, music, archives and more from the National Library of Australia
Victorian Births Deaths and Marriages online
War Graves Commission Project Search for your soldier to find image of his war grave
Roots Ireland: Irish Online Records Births, deaths marriages of many counties. Released 2008. Register free. Free to search. Pay for full record.
National Archives of Ireland Document searches available.
Parish Registers Now freely available to read the original record online. Excellently organised for the purpose.
Historic records of Births, Marriages and Deaths of the General Register Office Published 2016 by the Irish Government. Free retrieval of records.
New Zealand National Library guide to research
New Zealand Births Deaths Marriages Records
Papers Past New Zealand historical newspapers
Clergy of the Church of England 1540 - 1935
The London Gazette online - A free online historic archive from 1665. Military appointments, public notices of all kinds. Also available are the Belfast and Edinburgh Gazettes.
Old Bailey records of UK trials 1674 - 1834 100,000 trials. Includes names of all witnesses, jury, prosecutors, victims, defendants.
Scotland's People Government site for Scottish records
United Kingdom Births, Deaths, Marriages project: free search
UK Government Records
United Kingdom Census free census online project
United Kingdom Census 1901
United Kingdom Census 1911 free to search. Pay for details.\
How to get started in Chinese Family History Research (familysearch wiki)
Chinese Museum Guide to Chinese Australian Research (pdf file)
Germany, Austria, Slovenia
GenTeam site It covers aspects of Austrian and German history, also some of Slovenia. It includes Jewish history databases.The database is free and just requires a simple registration. It is written in German and English.
Researching the History of Houses
The following links may help you when researching the history of your home or other historic houses.
Public Records Office of Victoria: Researching land and property
National Library of Australia Guide: How do I trace the history of my house?
US and English links by homeadvisor.com: A guide to researching the history of a house.