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== Record Description  ==
 
== Record Description  ==
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This collection contains records for the years 1847-1989.  
 
This collection contains records for the years 1847-1989.  
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== How to Use the Record  ==
 
== How to Use the Record  ==
  
To begin your search in the burial registers, it would be helpful if you knew the following information:
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As you are searching it is helpful to know such information as your ancestor’s given name and surname, some identifying information such as residence and age, and family relationships. Remember that there may be more than one person in the records with the same name as your ancestor and that your ancestor may have used nicknames or different names at different times.
 
 
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*Approximate year and place of death
 
  
==== Searching the Collection ====
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<br>Searching the Collection  
  
To search the collection image by image, select "Browse through images" on the initial collection page:<br> ⇒Select the appropriate "Item of Interest" which will take you to the images.  
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To search the collection image by image, select "Browse through images" on the initial collection page:<br> ⇒Select the appropriate "Item of Interest" which will take you to the images. Search the collection by image comparing the information with what you already know about your ancestors to determine if the image relates to them. You may need to look at several images and compare the information about the individuals listed in those images to your ancestors to make this determination.  
  
Look at the images one by one comparing the information with what you already know about your ancestors to determine if the image relates to them. You may need to look at several images and compare the information about the individuals listed in those images to your ancestors to make this determination.
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== Related Websites  ==
 
== Related Websites  ==
  
 
*[http://www.justice.qld.gov.au/justice-services/births-deaths-and-marriages Queensland Government: Births, deaths and marriages]  
 
*[http://www.justice.qld.gov.au/justice-services/births-deaths-and-marriages Queensland Government: Births, deaths and marriages]  
*[http://www.ors.act.gov.au/ Office of Regulatory Services: Births, Deaths &amp; Marriages]
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*[http://www.ors.act.gov.au/ Office of Regulatory Services: Births, Deaths &amp; Marriages]
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*[http://books.google.com/books?id=jfKcFdz7gF8C&printsec=frontcover&dq=australia+history+free+ebooks&hl=en&sa=X&ei=qBKSU9D-LsbgoAT71oCoBA&ved=0CD4Q6AEwAA#v=onepage&q&f=false A Concise History of Australia]
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*[http://www.davidrumsey.com/luna/servlet/detail/RUMSEY~8~1~34322~1171237:Queensland-;JSESSIONID=a32d1465-b6f9-4ade-bbfa-0680f91886a3?showTip=false&showTipAdvancedSearch=false&title=Search+Results%3A+List_No+equal+to+%275075.098%27&thumbnailViewUrlKey=link.view.search.url&helpUrl=http%3A%2F%2Fdoc.lunaimaging.com%2Fdisplay%2FV71D%2FLUNA%2BViewer%23LUNAViewer-LUNAViewer&fullTextSearchChecked=&advancedSearchUrl=http%3A%2F%2Fdoc.lunaimaging.com%2Fdisplay%2FV71D%2FSearching%23Searching-Searching Queensland Australia Map 1901]
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*[[Australia Maps]]
  
 
== Related Wiki Articles  ==
 
== Related Wiki Articles  ==
  
 
*[[Australia]]  
 
*[[Australia]]  
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*[[Queensland, Australia]]
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*[[Australia Census]]
 
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When you copy information from a record, you should list where you found the information. This will help you or others to find the record again. It is also good to keep track of records where you did not find information, including the names of the people you looked for in the records.  
 
When you copy information from a record, you should list where you found the information. This will help you or others to find the record again. It is also good to keep track of records where you did not find information, including the names of the people you looked for in the records.  
  
A suggested format for keeping track of records that you have searched is found in the wiki article [[Help:How to Cite FamilySearch Collections]].
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=== Citation for This Collection  ===
  
=== Citation for This Collection  ===
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The following citation refers to the original source of the information published in FamilySearch.org Historical Record collections. Sources include the author, custodian, publisher and archive for the original records.  
 
The following citation refers to the original source of the information published in FamilySearch.org Historical Record collections. Sources include the author, custodian, publisher and archive for the original records.  
  
 
{{Collection citation| text = "Australia, Queensland, Maryborough Public Records, 1847-1989" Images. ''FamilySearch''. http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2013. Citing Fraser Coast Regional Council. Maryborough City Hall, Queensland, Australia.}}
 
{{Collection citation| text = "Australia, Queensland, Maryborough Public Records, 1847-1989" Images. ''FamilySearch''. http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2013. Citing Fraser Coast Regional Council. Maryborough City Hall, Queensland, Australia.}}

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Record Description

You can browse through images in this collection by visiting the browse page for Australia, Queensland, Ma...Public Records, 1847-1989.

This collection contains records for the years 1847-1989.

The records include miscellaneous records for Maryborough, Queensland, Australia. Records include burial registers, hospital death registers, lists of residents, lists of war memorials and honor rolls giving soldiers' names. Original records are located in Maryborough City Hall, Queensland, Australia.

For a list of records currently published in this collection, select the browse link from the collection landing page.

Record Content

Burial registers usually contain the following information:

  • No. of Grave
  • Name of deceased
  • Denomination
  • Last Residence
  • Occupation
  • Age
  • Gender
  • Place of birth
  • Date of burial
  • Burial plot number
  • Cause of death

Hospital registers may contain the following information:

  • Name of patient
  • Date of registry
  • Hospital
  • Name of doctor

How to Use the Record

As you are searching it is helpful to know such information as your ancestor’s given name and surname, some identifying information such as residence and age, and family relationships. Remember that there may be more than one person in the records with the same name as your ancestor and that your ancestor may have used nicknames or different names at different times.


Searching the Collection

To search the collection image by image, select "Browse through images" on the initial collection page:
⇒Select the appropriate "Item of Interest" which will take you to the images. Search the collection by image comparing the information with what you already know about your ancestors to determine if the image relates to them. You may need to look at several images and compare the information about the individuals listed in those images to your ancestors to make this determination.

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Don't overlook FHL Place Australia, Queensland items or FHL Keyword Australia, Queensland items in the FamilySearch Library Catalog. For other libraries (local and national) or to gain access to items of interest, see Australia Archives and Libraries.

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Contributions to This Article

We welcome user additions to FamilySearch Historical Records wiki articles. We are looking for additional information that will help readers understand the topic and better use the available records. We also need translations for collection titles and images in articles about records written in languages other than English. For specific needs, please visit WikiProject FamilySearch Records.

Please follow these guidelines as you make changes. Thank you for any contributions you may provide.


Citing FamilySearch Historical Collections

Citations for individual image records are available for this collection. Browse through images in this collection and click on the "Show Citation" box: Australia, Queensland, Maryborough Public Records, 1847-1989

When you copy information from a record, you should list where you found the information. This will help you or others to find the record again. It is also good to keep track of records where you did not find information, including the names of the people you looked for in the records.

Citation for This Collection

When looking at an image, the citation is found on the Information tab at the bottom left of the screen. You can browse through images in this collection by visiting the browse page for Australia, Queensland, Ma...Public Records, 1847-1989.


The following citation refers to the original source of the information published in FamilySearch.org Historical Record collections. Sources include the author, custodian, publisher and archive for the original records.

"Australia, Queensland, Maryborough Public Records, 1847-1989" Images. FamilySearch. http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2013. Citing Fraser Coast Regional Council. Maryborough City Hall, Queensland, Australia.