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This website is dedicated to the memory of my two dear friends Sandy Duncan and Shyama Peebles who both passed away in 2012.

 

Links

Essential Websites for West Australian Research

All sites are free to use.

WA Births Death and Marriages online search
Birth indexes - 1841 to 1932
Death indexes - 1841 to 1971
Marriage indexes - 1841 to 1936
http://www.bdm.dotag.wa.gov.au/apps/pioneersindex/default.aspx

WA Reverse Marriages:   On-going 1906 to 1965
Find marriage partners or search family name.
http://www.wamarriage.info/

Australia Cemeteries Geolocations
Find the GPS coordinates of any cemetery in Australia.
http://www.auscem.com/auscemlist.php?cmd=resetall

Hesperian Press
Their commitment to publishing historical books on Western Australia is unparalleled.
http://www.hesperianpress.com/

WA Metropolitan Cemeteries:
Search all metropolitan cemeteries
http://www2.mcb.wa.gov.au/NameSearch/search.php

WA Post Office Directories:
Search for the address or occupation, locate exactly where they lived year by year
http://www.slwa.wa.gov.au/find/guides/wa_history/post_office_directories

TROVE: 
One of the best sites ever, search newspapers, photographs books and much more.       
http://newspapers.nla.gov.au/ndp/del/home

WAGS Lonely Graves of WEstern Australia
http://walonelygraves.wags.org.au/welcome/

Government Police Gazettes:
Word search police Gazettes         
http://www.slp.wa.gov.au/gazette/gazette.nsf

Cyndi's List
Find a family history web site on any subject             
http://www.cyndislist.com/

AEON:  Archives Explored WA State Records Office
https://archive.sro.wa.gov.au

Eastern Goldfields Historical Society

http://www.kalgoorliehistory.org.au/

City of Kalgoorlie Boulder Archives Centre

Email: archives@ckb.wa.gov.au

Archives open Monday to Friday 9:00am – 4:00pm

http://www.ckb.wa.gov.au/Your-Council,-Your-City/City-and-community/History-and-heritage/City-archives.aspx

Search Australia War Records:-

https://au.forces-war-records.com/

A wonderful page for great ideas:-

http://backgroundchecks.org/public-records/the-genealogy-resource-guide


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