Queensland State Archives on-line

The Queensland State Archives has progressively added indexes available on-line for records in their keeping.  These indexes can be found at: www.archives.qld.gov.au/research/indexes.asp

Most recently they have added to the index of Probate records and currently there are indexes for All Districts 1857-1900 and the Southern District from 1900-30.  Northern and Central Districts have yet to be indexed beyond 1900.  1857 is the date of the creation of the State of Queensland, Australia.  Prior to that the norther-eastern part of Australia, was administratively part of New South Wales, where any relevant records would be found.

The specific link to Probate Records is at:  www.archives.qld.gov.au/research/index/wills.asp


About mallerstang

Member of the Guild of One Name Studies researching the name CUMPSTON and its variants. You can see my website at www.cumpston.org.uk I have a new study of the name LAXEN with its own blog at https://laxenresearch.wordpress.com/ and a further research blog which is not registered as a one name study of KNAGGS of Flamborough https://knaggsresearch.wordpress.com/
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