Books — Australia general

Family History Comes to Life
Family History Comes to Life
Peter Cuffley, 1999, is a guide through records and other documentation relating to genealogy, using computers and creating and conserving your family history, beautifully illustrated
A4, hard cover, 197pp, illustrations, photographs, index, bibliography, notes & sources, useful addresses
ISBN 073440008X, AUD$45.00 (incl p+h in Aus)
Published by
Thomas C Lothian Pty Limited
11 Munro Street, Port Melbourne Vic 3207, Australia

Family History Companion: a compact Book for Recording and Reference for the Genealogist
2003 Wendy Eldridge, contains Helpful Hints, Early Church Codes, Records to be Checked, Abbreviations (incl Military), Family Ledger and Information sheets
A4, soft cover, 96pp, AUD$23.00 (incl p+h in Aus)
[multiple orders AUD$19.95 each incl p+h in Aus]
Available from
W Eldridge, 16 Sherwood Road, Narre Warren Vic 3805, Australia

Family History for Beginners and Beyond
Family History for Beginners and Beyond
2004 13th edn edited by Eunice Fletcher, a comprehensive manual containing 19 chapters covering Australian and overseas research

A4, soft cover, 162pp, 5 appendices, index
ISSN 13299-999
, AUD$24.40 (incl p+h in Aus)

Available from
The Heraldry & Genealogy Society of Canberra Inc
GPO Box 585, Canberra ACT 2601, Australia

Family History Research Manager
2001 6th edition compiled by Cora Num, Pennie Pemberton, June Penny, contains a set of pro formas covering every situation, to use when researching. Just fill in the gaps, dont forget any information
A4, soft cover, 120pp
AUD$18.90 (incl p+h in Aus)


Available from
The Heraldry & Genealogy Society of Canberra Inc
GPO Box 585, Canberra ACT 2601, Australia
Family History Research Manager

Guilty or Not Guilty Volume 1 1841-1845
Family Journeys: Stories in the National Archives of Australia
2008 Angela McAdam editor, an intriguing new book on family history which draws on records from the National Archives of Australia featuring Jamie Durie, Annette Shun Wah, Ernie Old, Kruszelnicki family, Casamento family, Hazelhurst family, Throssell family, Cubillo family, June and Wil Fethers
soft cover, 190x245mm, 116p, photos
ISBN 9781920807603, AUD$19.95 (plus p+h)

Published by
National Archives of Australia

Guilty or Not Guilty Volume 1 1841-1845
Guilty or Not Guilty Volume 1 1841–1845
compiled by Pamela Sheldon, extracted from The Sydney Morning Herald. 10,000 names in cases heard in the Supreme Court: Criminal Jurisdiction, Quarter Sessions, Assizes and Police Court NSW (some Brisbane/Melbourne). Historical notes describe criminal institutions of the day and punishments issued. Quotations from the courts and reporters. How to research the lists. Pages are divided into 8 columns: Name, Offence, Court, Sentence, Term, Tried, Date, Reference
soft cover, 176pp, ISBN 0646216236, AUD$33.00 (incl p+h in Aus)
Available from
P Sheldon, 2/43 Blues Point Road, McMahons Point NSW 2060, Australia

Guilty or Not Guilty Volume 2 1846–1850
compiled by Pamela Sheldon. Contents as above. Historical notes refer to the crime statistics of these years

soft cover, 157pp
ISBN 0646271393,
AUD$35.00 (incl p+h in Aus)

Available from

P Sheldon, 2/43 Blues Point Road, McMahons Point NSW 2060,
Australia
Guilty or Not Guilty Volume 2

Guilty or Not Guilty Volume 3 1851-1853 Guilty or Not Guilty Volume 3 1851–1853
compiled by Pamela Sheldon, contains names of defendants of 8,000 cases plus Tickets of Leave cancelled 1851–53; Water Police records dealing with seamen, shipscaptains and convict misdemeanours; list of abbreviations; an introductory discussion of the plight of deserted and neglected children 1851–53
soft cover, 120pp, ISBN 0958542503, AUD$32.00 (incl p+h in Aus)

Available from
P Sheldon, 2/43 Blues Point Road, McMahons Point NSW 2060, Australia

Help! Historical and Genealogical Truth Help! Historical and Genealogical Truth: How do I separate fact from fiction?
2015 Carol Baxter, this important new how to book is divided into two sections: Principles deals with the foundations of evidence–analysis while Practices uses a series of ongoing case studies to illustrate strategies that can be used to put these principles into practice; the Summary Check–list at the end provides a quick guide to all the strategies, making it extremely useful with past, current and future research
A5, soft cover, 139pp, bibliography, end notes, index,
ISBN 9780980704624, AUD$24.00 (incl p+h in Aus)

Available from
C Baxter, 10 Melaleuca Drive, St Ives NSW 2075, Australia

How to Find Shipping and Immigration Records in Australia
2002 5th ed. Cora Num, fully updated and arranged alphabetically by State and category to facilitate locating the records of when, where and on what ship your family arrived in Australia
A4, 114pp, diary index, place index, ship index, subject index
ISBN 095805990X, AUD$20.00 (incl p+h in Aus)
Available from
C Num
17 Pendred Street, Pearce ACT 2607, Australia

How to Find Shipping and Immigration Records in Australia

How to Write and Publish your family story How to Write and Publish Your Family History in 10 easy steps
2011, Noeline Kyle, an easy to use reference book designed for anyone who wants to write their family story, drawn from the author's extensive experience writing and publishing family history
A5, paperback, 138pp, glossary, index, photographs,
ISBN 978174223275, AUD$19.95 NZ$26.95


Available from
NewSouth Books
University of New South Wales, Sydney NSW 2052, Australia

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