Records at a Glance: Australia

12/22/2010
If your British ancestors immigrated to Australia, these are the records you'll look for.
Business records
Look for small business license applications, bank ledgers and attorney’s files.
  • Small business license applications listed in Government Gazettes for each state
Cemetery records
Available items include burial or undertaker records, gravestone transcriptions and cemetery plot maps.
  • Gravestone transcriptions in regional libraries, archives and libraries
  • Australian Cemeteries http://www.australiancemeteries.com
  • Cemeteries in Australia edited by Martyn C.H. Killion and Heather E. Garnsey