Family History Links

There are hundreds of websites which are useful for family history research. As a starting point for your own research you may find the websites listed below useful. Please note: Latrobe Library is not responsible for information provided by external sites

Some sites, like the Victorian Births Death and Marriages Index, will require payment to do online searches. Other sites will include links to sites requiring payment.

You can check the library's catalogue for books and other resources on family history (genealogy).

How to begin your search

Gateway sites

Family History Societies

Victoria

Other Australian States

New Zealand

BDM and Census Records Online

Australian

International

Scottish Research

Irish Research

Italian Research

Miscellaneous Indexes

European Research

Adoption in Victoria

Cemeteries

Convicts

Indigenous Family History

Military

Newspapers

Places

Shipping & Passenger Lists

Wills and Probate