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Researching and Using Australian Marriage, Divorce and Bigamy Records

Expiry Date
08 May, 2024

Having trouble find information about the marriage or divorce of your ancestor in Australia? Have you consulted all possible sources of information?

Come along to our Zoom talk ‘How to Research and Use Australian Marriage, Divorce and Bigamy Records’ on Tuesday 21 November commencing at 10.30 am and learn about possible sources you can access. The talk will examine some of the ways that you can find out about the sources relating to marriage, divorce and bigamy to help research your Australian ancestors.

During the talk we will discuss:

  • GSV databases
  • sources of Australian State BDMs
  • State Archives and Record Offices
  • Commercial databases
  • FamilySearch

There will be time for discussion and questions. Those who are not GSV Members may join this event for a fee of $20 which will be credited against your joining fee if you become a Member of the GSV prior to the end of November.

To join in the event Members should register through the GSV Event system and Non-Members should contact the GSV Office on +61 3 9662 4455 during business hours.

Rod Armstrong and David Down