Indexes and passenger records

Invisible Australians – Living under the White Australia Policy

This emerging site is assembling biographical information about the Chinese, Japanese, Indians, Afghans, Syrians and Malays who faced discriminatory laws and policies designed to deny them their place as Australians. Over 7,200 photographs from series ST84/1, Certificates of Domicile and…

Emigrants

An online aid for those seeking emigrant passenger lists. It allows family history researchers to link with others searching for emigrant passenger lists.

Ancestry.com – Assisted Immigrants 1828-1896

New South Wales Assisted Immigrant Passenger Lists 1828-1896There is a free name search with subscription, or pay to view, options available to access the digitised records. This database covers the following records held by State Records New South Wales: •…

Ancestry.com – Wives and Children of Irish Convicts 1825-1840

This index was originally published on CD-ROM by the Central Coast Family History Society Inc., East Gosford and was titled Wives & Children of Irish Convicts Petitioned by Husbands and Fathers. This index contains lists of wives and children of…

Mariners and Ships in Australian Waters

This site, hosted by State Records of New South Wales, is indexing and transcribing unassisted passenger lists 1845-1922 held by SRNSW (NRS 13278). This ongoing project has the lists complete for 1845-1900, with many available for 1901-1922. This site is…

Peter Madden’s Emigrant Databases – Ireland and Scotland

There are databases for Galway, Ireland, 1828-1864, Tipperary, Ireland, 1828-1865 and Inverness, Scotland, 1828-1866. These databases record the details of assisted emigrants from these counties to New South Wales and Queensland with some to Victoria. They list name, age, year…