Postal Address: c/- The Secretary International Settlers Group, Level B1 257 Collins Street, Melbourne 3000 AUSTRALIA
Chairperson / Hon Secretary: Michael Rumpff
The International Settlers Group offers you:
Membership Subscription: $11.00 per year (inc GST) Application form
February 20 2016 – Problem Solving Workshop (non--British) – Experienced as well as beginners are welcome to make this workshop a success.
May 21 2016 – Crossing the Oceans – leaving Germany, Poland, Japan and England. Speaker - Vaughan Duggan
August 20 2016 – AGM, followed by Sabine Nielsen – “Memories in my Luggage. Literary Portraits of German Migrants to Australia” How I collected information for my book and
interviewed the participants, with suggestions for techniques you might use in your own research.
November 19 2016 – Marie-Thérèse Jensen – "European roots and Australian branches” - Telling the family story" This is a story of writing and producing two family history books, using photos, stories and facts from France, Ireland, Denmark, Scotland and Australia. Marie-Therese will share her experience of involving family members, and then making sure that the family have access to the books.
The ISG does research for its subscribers and other interested parties, under the auspices of the Research Manager of the GSV and at the same rates, which are:-
Members $30.00 per hour (inc GST) Non Members $50.00 per hour (inc GST) + photocopying charges and postal charges where applicable. Please enclose sae for initial inquiry or IRC x 2. Address to Hon Secretary ISG or email
Non-British Research Starter Kits for Denmark; Sweden; Norway; Finland; Netherlands.
Starter Kits: $8.80 or $12.30 posted email
We are encouraging members to join in this scheme to help build up overseas records for the GSV Library
Would you like to share in the cost of a film / fiche / CD / Book ?
Donations may be made toward the cost of purchasing these items.
The German Map Guide Books identify the parish where an ancestor went to church in Germany, based on where they lived. They also give the Family History Library microfilm number for the parish records and this identifies nearly every city, town and place that included residents. Also they visually identify church parishes for Lutherans and Catholics within each district. Prices are: Soft Cover: AUS $65.00
Next publications :- Free and Hanseatic City of Lübeck, Free and Hanseatic City of Bremen, Free and Hanseatic City of Hamburg. (3 – 4 Volumes)
www.feefhs.org Federation of East European Family History Societies
www.cyndislist.com World database of genealogy links
http://wiki-en.genealogy.net/Main_Page German Genealogy & more
www.naa.gov.au National Archives of Australia
www.niederweiselmemorial.com/ The Nieder Weisel Memorial
http://www.croatia-in-english.com/ Croatian genealogy
www.agfhs.org.uk/ Anglo German Family History Society (UK)
http://www.jewishgen.org/ JewishGen Databases
http://trees.ancestry.com.au/ Ancestry (paid site)
SCHLESWIG / HOLSTEIN