Series S4043 - TRANSCRIPTS - BIRTHS, DEATHS, MARRIAGES, BAPTISMS, BURIALS (PRE-1861)

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AU WA S4043

Title

TRANSCRIPTS - BIRTHS, DEATHS, MARRIAGES, BAPTISMS, BURIALS (PRE-1861)

Date(s)

  • 1829-12-06 - 1861-10-11 (Creation)
  • 1829-12-06 - 1861-10-11 (Accumulation)

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Name of creator

AU WA A273 - REGISTRY OFFICE (1841-01-01 - 1881-01-01)

Administrative history

The Registry Office was established in 1841 with a Registrar General as its chief officer, to administer the requirements of the Act to register births, deaths and marriages in Western Australia.

Archival history

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Scope and content

This is an artificial series created by the State Records Office for a collection of transcripts of early Colonial recordings of births, deaths, marriages, baptisms and burials mainly prior to the establishment of the Registry Office in 1841. The source of this information was taken from original Church records.

(Volumes in this Record Series were previously listed at the State Records Office at reference: AN 9; Accession 703).

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Open

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Open access

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Preceding

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1841-01-01 -

Authorized form of name

Identifier

Category of relationship

Preceding

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

1841-01-01 -

Authorized form of name

Identifier

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Preceding

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

1841-01-01 -

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Archivist's note

Copies: Microfilm copies available at the State Records Office Search Room.

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