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Common surnames in Europe by country Common surnames in Europe by country

Check out this great map of Europe illustrating the most common surnames by country
Check out this great map of Europe illustrating the most common surnames by country

Geelong Heritage Centre Geelong Heritage Centre

Unlock the rich history of the Geelong region via the brand new Geelong Heritage Centre catalogue, with more than 46,000 records to search
Unlock the rich history of the Geelong region online via the Geelong Heritage Centre's brand new catalogue. Search online for the very first time, including more than 46,000 records to explore.

Scottish Genealogy Scottish Genealogy

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Resources to assist family history researchers research their family history in Scotland
Resources to assist family history researchers research their family history in Scotland

Australian History and Genealogy Groups… Australian History and Genealogy Groups and Pages on Facebook

Over 1450 Links to focused Facebook groups by location, subject and more. Seek advice and collaborate on your family history research.
Over 1450 Links to focused Facebook groups by location, subject and more. Seek advice and collaborate on your family history research.

Family History Fiction for young people Family History Fiction for young people

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Interested in researching your family history? Let these historical novels inspire you to look into your past.
Interested in researching your family history? Let these historical novels inspire you to look into your past.

Victorian BDM Index Victorian BDM Index

Search the Victorian Historical Indexes for free. Effective 1st July 2019 the the cost of purchase of historical images is reduced
Search the Victorian Historical Indexes for free. Effective 1st July 2019 the Victorian Registry of Births, Deaths and Marriages will reduce the cost of purchase of historical images.

Inheritance

Dani's story is going to be more common with the advent of DNA testing for family history. Nevertheless a secret is unfurled here as Dani… More
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Really Useful Information Guides Really Useful Information Guides

Really useful information guides for researching your family history in Australia, UK and North America via the UK Federation of Family…
Really useful information guides for researching your family history in Australia, UK and North America via the UK Federation of Family History Societies

Sands and McDougall Directories of… Sands and McDougall Directories of Victoria

The Historic Sands and McDougall directories have been released. One in every five directories, dating from 1860 to 1974 are available.
The Historic Sands and McDougall directories have been released. One in every five directories, dating from 1860 to 1974 are available.

Researching your Italian Family History Researching your Italian Family History

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Italians have been migrating to Australia since the First Fleet. However, after the Second World War the numbers of Italians arriving in Victoria increased dramatically. This list contains some resources for researching your Italian family history.
Italians have been migrating to Australia since the First Fleet. This list contains some resources for researching your Italian family…

Researching Cemeteries Researching Cemeteries

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The final resting place of your ancestor can provide rich information for your family history
The final resting place of your ancestor can provide rich information for your family history

Share your photos from Anzac Day Share your photos this Anzac Day

Help to build Australia’s archive of war memorials by sharing your photos this Anzac Day. Visit Places of Pride to get started.
Help to build Australia’s archive of war memorials by sharing your photos this Anzac Day. Visit Places of Pride to get started.

Oral History - a guide Oral History - a How-to guide

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A list of resources providing advice on how to conduct an oral history including preparation, setting, questions to ask and equipment to use.
A list of resources providing advice on how to conduct an oral history including preparation, setting, questions to ask and equipment to…

Research your family history in Europe Research your family history in Europe

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After research in Australia check this list for resources in Europe
After research in Australia check this list for resources in Europe

Free Genealogy Websites Free Genealogy Websites

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Free websites to assist family history researchers on their research journey.
Australian websites to assist family history researchers on their research journey. Search now!

ANZAC Day reads ANZAC Day reads

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As a national day of remembrance in Australia and New Zealand observed on 25 April every year, Anzac Day originally honoured the members of the Australian and New Zealand Army Corps (ANZAC) who served in the Gallipoli Campaign, their first engagement in the Great War…
Anzac Day now honours all Australian and New Zealander men and women who have served and died in all wars, conflicts and peacekeeping…
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