State Records New South Wales

State Records is the NSW Government's archives and records management authority. The Search Online option offers access to Online Indexes, Search - the catalogue search tool, Photo Investigator and Archives Investigator. The wide variety of online indexes covers bankruptcy, census, chemists, child welfare, Colonial Secretary, convicts, courts, deceased estates, divorce, education, firms (companies), gaols, health, immigration, indigenous Australians, inquests, insolvency, intestate, land, maps and plans, mines, naturalization, nurses, police, probate, publicans' licences, railway employees, schools, shipping, soldier settlement, squatters and graziers, teachers and war records plus much more. Use the KeyName Search to search for your family across multiple indexes at once. Use the Quick Links to access 124+ Archives in Brief fact sheets. There is also free access to 'online' microfilm of shipping lists and Australia's early convict indents, 1788-1801.