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Big Changes Are Coming to Victorian Genealogy

logo-genealogical-society-of-victoria It seems that there’s always some big genealogy-related news happening somewhere, and today the big news comes from the Genealogical Society of Victoria who put this note out to their members and everywhere through social media yesterday, and have allowed us to share it with our readers. David Down, the President of the Genealogical Society […] Continue reading →

What War Was Your Australian Military Ancestor Involved In? [INFOGRAPHIC]

what-war-did-your-ancestor-fight-inpost-banner Remembrance Day, November the 11th marks the anniversary of the armistice which ended the First World War. For this Australians observe one minute of silence at 11am on the 11th of November, “in memory of those who died or suffered in all wars and armed conflicts”. We have created this infographic to help you see at a glance the major wars Australians have been involved in. Continue reading →

Is Your Family Buried Here?

Drayton & Toowoomba Cemetery Queensland genealogy group, the Toowoomba and Darling Downs Family History Society are looking for anyone who has family buried in the Drayton and Toowoomba cemetery as they’re currently updating their cemetery book, and offering those that have ancestors buried there, to submit their stories. The first volume of “Drayton and Toowoomba Cemetery: Our Backyard” was […] Continue reading →