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Genealogy in Tasmania.
This Tasmania genealogy group is dedicated to helping people with researching their ancestors in Tasmania, offering a genealogy chatroom, Tasmania genealogy links and a Tasmania genealogy message forum.
Latest Activity: May 15
This lady has been my brick wall for 20 years, no birth or death, no marriage found, just a name tacked on to her children's birth records. I have just made what seems like a major breakthrough, I don't know if it can help but I'll post here in…Continue
Hello I am looking for information on Robert John James B 1864 Burnie Tasmania, D 1935Latrobe, Tasmania.He lived in Burnie until 1903 when he was made bankrupt, then there is a huge gap until his death in 1935. …Continue
Hi everyone,I'm hoping that someone here may be able to help me. My GG Grandfather William Henry HIGGINS was born in Launceston on 8/6/1863. His parents were William Henry HIGGINS (Snr) and Ann Wilson DUNCAN, and I don't think they were or ever…Continue
I found a shipping record for SARAH SCOTT BARQUE, TONNAGE 383, MASTER BUTCHER, SAILED 21ST AUGUST 1846 FROM WHENCE, HOBART TOWN TO PORT JACKSON 27TH AUGUST 1846 There were two passengers on board William Milkins and Wife. I am trying to find out who…Continue
This is a followup from a suggestion by Larzus to my discussion about improving the forum.In the replies, could you please list up to five books (or more if you want) you have at home that you would be prepared to do look ups for others. Make sure…Continue
I am looking for families related to Charles Alford. Charles lived in the Fingal valley 1839 until his death 1889.I have immidiete family but am looking for Charles place of birth England 1808 and his daughter Emily Jane Alford.She had a child in…Continue
I am researching the McTye or McTighe or Tighe family in Tasmania for publication in a book in 2012. I would like to make contact with researchers who may have this uncommon name in their family tree.After arriving from Ireland family members…Continue
Need ideasLooking for help with the Ray family;Frederick Ray 1857 - 1925 married Annie (Ray)Their first child Ida May Ray 1878 , but there were two other's Walter and I think Annie but there is no info on the last two, they lived in Tasmania but…Continue