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Census Records and Electoral Rolls - Australia

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Census Records
1841 Census Name Search on State Records New South Wales, Indexes Online. An index to surviving householders' returns and abstracts which lists householder or owner; return number; residence and references. There is also 1891 and 1901 Collectors' Books which list district names but not individuals.

Ancestry.com.au offers searchable databases, and images, for muster and convict lists for New South Wales (1806, 1811, 1822-1825, 1837) and Van Diemen's Land (1808-1849). There are also New South Wales and Tasmanian settler and convict lists (1787-1834). The records are fully indexed with a free surname search. A variety of subscription options offer access to the digitised copies of the original records.

LINC Tasmania  online name indexes include:
• Census index - index of people (householders) (1842-1857). Digital images of the records are available online.

Censuses and Musters by Graham Lewis on the Convicts to Australia site. This comprehensive list of Australian censuses and musters also provides additional background information.

Electoral Rolls
A.C.T Electoral Rolls 1916-1967. This site offers searching of the Australian Capital Territory (Canberra) electoral rolls for 1916, 1917, 1928, 1935, 1943, 1949, 1955, 1959 and 1967. These can be searched individually or collectively.

Australian Electoral Rolls 1903-1980 on Ancestry.com (not South Australia). The records are fully indexed with a free surname search. A variety of subscription options offer access to digitised copies of the original records. This collection currently includes the following:
• ACT 1928-1931, 1935, 1937, 1943, 1949, 1954; 1958, 1963, 1968, 1972, 1977, 1980.
• NSW 1930-1937, 1943, 1949, 1953-1954, 1958, 1963, 1968, 1972, 1977, 1980.
• NT 1922, 1928-1931, 1934, 1937, 1943, 1949, 1954, 1958, 1963, 1968, 1972, 1977, 1980.
• QLD 1903, 1905-1906, 1908-1910, 1912-1917, 1919, 1921-1922, 1925-1926, 1928-1932, 1934, 1936-1937, 1943, 1949, 1954, 1958, 1963, 1968, 1972, 1977, 1980.
• TAS 1914-1917, 1919, 1921-1922, 1925, 1928-1931, 1934, 1936-1937; 1943-1944, 1949, 1954.
• VIC 1856, 1903, 1905-1906, 1908-1910, 1912-1922, 1924-1928, 1931-1937, 1942-1943, 1949, 1954, 1958, 1963, 1968, 1972, 1977, 1980.
• WA 1903, 1905-1906, 1909-1922, 1925-1926, 1928-1931, 1934, 1936-1937, 1943, 1949, 1954, 1958, 1963, 1968, 1972, 1977, 1980.

Findmypast.com.au is a family history and genealogy website, which launched in May 2010. The website currently offers subscription access to a collection of over 35 million historical records covering Australia, New Zealand, Papua New Guinea and the Pacific Islands. Records include electoral rolls and censuses.

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