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Australia, South Australia, Land Records - FamilySearch Historical Records

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Record Description
Record Type Births,Marriages,Deaths,Court records,Passenger lists,Land records
Collection years 1802-1959
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State Records of South Australia, Adelaide.

What is in This Collection?

Small collection of land-related records from South Australia. The collection includes enrollment books, index books to the deposits and enrollments, and memorial books. Original records are located in the State Records of South Australia, Adelaide.

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What Can These Records Tell Me?

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How Do I Search This Collection?

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=== How Do I Analyze the Results? === (Cut and Paste entire section) Compare each result from your search with what you know to determine if there is a match. This may require viewing multiple records or images. Keep track of your research in a research log.

What Do I Do Next?

I Found the Person I Was Looking For, What Now?

  • Look at an image of the original record. The original may contain information that was not recorded in the index or transcription.
  • Use the information you have found to find the person in a census records.

I Can’t Find the Person I’m Looking For, What Now?

  • If your ancestor does not have a common name, collect entries for every person who has the same surname. This can help you find possible relatives.
  • Check for other names. An individual might appear under an unexpected name for a variety of reasons:
- They might have been listed under a middle name
-A woman may have returned to her maiden name after the death of her husband.

Research Helps

The following articles will help you in your research for your family in Australia.

Citing This Collection

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Collection Citation

Australia, South Australia, Land Records, 1841-1981 Database, Images, or database and images. FamilySearch. : publication date. State Records of South Australia, Adelaide..

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