New genealogy books

Posted on Tuesday, July 12, 2011 - 14:37

New Books of interest to the family history researcher in the collection include: Free Passage: the reunion of Irish convicts and their families in Australia 1788-1852 by Perry McIntyre In search of a better life: British and Irish migration edited by Graham Davis The Parish Chest by W.E. Tate Family History on the net by Colin Waters Tracing your rural ancestors: a guide for family . . . more »

Looking for photos to illustrate your family history?

Posted on Monday, July 4, 2011 - 13:36

Looking for photos to illustrate your family history? Consider the following: *Family Members *TROVE *Local History group where the family lived - see Royal Historical Society of Victoria *Local History collection at Local Library where your family lived - see Australians Libraries Gateway (Remember there may also have been photographs published in books) * Melbourne's biggest family album – Museum Victoria *Google images * Other . . . more »