Australia, Queensland, Maryborough Public Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)
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Access the records: Australia, Queensland, Maryborough 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.
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Citation for This Collection
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.
Burial registers usually contain the following information:
- No. of Grave
- Name of deceased
- Last Residence
- 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
- Name of doctor
How to Use the Record
To begin your search in the burial registers, it would be helpful if you knew the following information:
- Approximate year and place of death
Searching the Collection
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- Queensland Government: Births, deaths and marriages
- Office of Regulatory Services: Births, Deaths & Marriages
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Citing FamilySearch Historical Collections
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