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State
Category
Description
Tas RootsWeb Message Board
TAS
blogs; forums; mailing lists & message boards
share ideas; ask questions; offer advice this message board is devoted to Tasmanian genealogy; alerts and favourites can be set up that are then sent to you via email

Land Tasmania
TAS
maps & place names
land; property; title and map information for Tasmania

Convict Ships to Australia
TAS
convicts; criminals; police & prisons
details of convicts and convict ships 1812 to 1853 sent to Van Diemen's Land (Tas); a Perth DPS project

Index to census records 1837-1857
TAS
census & musters
most individual census returns for the state of Tasmania have not survived; those that have have been indexed

Index to Tasmanian Convicts
TAS
convicts; criminals; police & prisons
index to all convicts transported to Tasmania 1804-1893 contains about 76;000 entries

Index to Departures
TAS
shipping & passenger lists
records of people departing from Tasmanian Ports 1817-1867

Index to Tasmanian Divorces
TAS
divorces
an index to those petitions for divorce heard in the Tasmanian Supreme Court 1861-1920

Convicts in Tasmania
TAS
convicts; criminals; police & prisons
many resources available for research into the lives of abt 76000 convicts transported to Tasmania

Index to Naturalisations
TAS
emigration & immigration
records relating to Tasmanian applications for certificates of denization and naturalisation 1835-1905

Index to Photographs
TAS
photographs & photographers
photographs of Tasmanian interest from the 1850s to the present

Colonial Tasmanian Family Links
TAS
pioneers
provide an initial online genealogical research resource; links individuals with other members of their families living in Tasmania in the 19th Century

Index to Public Works
TAS
buildings & architecture
an index to all public works that were approved by the Tasmanian Parliament 1877-1935

Wills & Letters of Administration
TAS
wills & probate
online index to wills; grants of probate; and letters of administration in Tasmania 1825-1999

Index to passengers & ships arrivals - 19th Century
TAS
shipping & passenger lists
records of people (passengers; crew; ship's masters) and ships arriving (mostly Hobart)

Tasmanian Name Index
TAS
archives
this searchable name index enables searching across a variety of Tasmanian databases held in Tasmanian archives

Index to Inquests
TAS
law & legal cases
records of inquests held in Tasmania c1820 - c1920

Tasmanian Archives Online
TAS
archives
the on-line link to information on publicly available holdings; searching the database provides descriptive and contextual information on Tasmanian state and local government records and private records

Westbury & Districts Historical Society
TAS
historical societies & groups
lots of information available for the Westbury region of Tasmania

Gravesites of Tasmania
TAS
cemeteries
a not for profit site which can provide cemetery and headstone photos for a small fee

Bushy Park War Memorial Swimming Pool
TAS
memorials
established in 1958 recent funding has enabled a monument to be erected to the approx 700 people of the district who served in World War I and II - this site contains the names proposed for the honour rolls

Female Convicts Research Group
TAS
women in history
female convicts were transported to Tasmania from 1803 to 1853 includes a databases of convicts and descendents

Founders & Survivors
TAS
convicts; criminals; police & prisons
Australian life courses in historical context 1803-1920; a project to study immigration; forced labour and settlement; targeting Tasmania

George Town and District Historical Society
TAS
historical societies & groups
at the mouth of the Tamar River has an amazing combination of history and heritage - first settled in 1804 - their goal is to provide useful information about the district

Tasmanian Family History Society
TAS
family history/genealogy groups & societies
the Hobart Branch of this society was formed in 1980 and holds many resources

Hobart Town (1804) First Settlers Association
TAS
pioneers
promotes interest in the first and early settlers of Hobart and facilitates contact between their descendants - detailed names of the settlers

BDM Tas
TAS
births
online search facility of Registry of BDM Index of Births is not available; an index to 1905 is available on microfiche/cd-rom

BDM Tas
TAS
deaths
online search facility of Registry of BDM Index of Deaths is not available on-line; an index to 1919 is available on microfiche/cd-rom

BDM Tas
TAS
marriages
online search facility of Registry of BDM Index of Marriages is not available on-line; an index to 1919 is available on microfiche/cd-rom

Carr Villa Memorial Park
TAS
cemeteries
burial index to Launceston’s largest cemetery

Archives Office of Tasmania
TAS
archives
offers a wide variety of databases if you have an interest in Tasmania

Millingtons Funeral Home Record Search
TAS
cemeteries
index to records at Cornelian Bay; Kingston Regional; East Risdon and Cambridge cemeteries

Millingtons
TAS
cemeteries
provides a searchable database for Cornelian Bay; Kingston Regional; East Risdon and Cambridge cemeteries; Pontville Catholic Cemetery to be added soon

Northern Midlands Cemetery Search
TAS
cemeteries
online search facility for burials in Avoca; Bishopsbourne; Blackwood Creek; Campbell Town; Cleveland; Conara; Cressy; Evandale; Illawarra; Longford; Nile and Perth cemeteries

A Gathering on the Norfolk Plains 2013
TAS
events & anniversaries
a full program of events over the weekend 1st to 3rd March 2013 to commemorate the 200 years since Norfolk Islanders expelled from the island in 1813 and resettled in this part of Tasmania - a commemorative medallion has been created for the event

Orphan School and St John's Park Precinct
TAS
births; adoptions & orphans
this precinct provided care for over 175 years; a searchable database of the descendants of children who spent time in the Orphan School in Hobart

Headstones from Cemeteries of Tasmania
TAS
cemeteries
photos and transcripts from various cemeteries of Tasmania by Ria Kotynia

Agents; Stock and Sharebrokers
TAS
businesses & commerce
index from the Post Office Directory 1900

Convicts Transported to VDL
TAS
convicts; criminals; police & prisons
records available for convicts transported to Tasmania

Built by Seabrook
TAS
books (incl family produced)
documents the history and construction of 43 buildings in Hobart which were built over the time of 4 generations of the Seabrook family; from the 1830s to the 1940s

Built by Seabrook
TAS
buildings & architecture
documents the history and construction of 43 buildings in Hobart which were built over the time of 4 generations of the Seabrook family; from the 1830s to the 1940s

George; Elizabeth; Little Arthur and Pitt Streets; North Hobart
TAS
buildings & architecture
by Malcolm Ward is a (pdf) description of the buildings in 1835; 1854; 1866 and 1883 (pdf)

Lilian Watson Family History Award
TAS
honours; awards & prizes
an annual award encouraging family historians to present the results of their research for others to read and enjoy - must have a significant Tasmanian content

Tasmanian Historical Research Association
TAS
historical societies & groups
founded in 1951 it promotes research into and publication of Tasmanian history

Cascades Female Factory Historic Site
TAS
women in history
discover the stories of Australia’s convict women

History of Tasmania
TAS
history of Australian states; territories & cities
the online encyclopaedia Wikipedia submission on the history of Tas

Gravesites of Tasmania
TAS
cemeteries
provides lots of information on cemeteries; war casualties and goals focussed on Tasmania - as at Oct 2012 link no longer appears to be valid and no further information forthcoming

Total number of records: 990 | Matching records: 46

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