THE RYERSON INDEX

to death notices and obituaries in Australian newspapers

ONLINE CEMETERY INDEXES, and OTHER FREE
INDEXING SITES FOR AUSTRALIAN NEWSPAPERS

 

This page lists details of:

(1) online cemetery indexes,

(2) other known sites containing indexes to deaths and funeral notices from Australian newspapers, and

(3) miscellaneous indexes which complement the Ryerson Index.

Sites listed here are not connected to Ryerson Index Inc. If you have a query in relation to one of these sites, please contact the site owner directly.

Should you know of a site which should be listed here, please contact Ryerson Index Inc.

AUSTRALIAN ONLINE CEMETERY INDEXES

Rather than us try to maintain a list of cemetery sites which seem to be forever changing, we instead refer you to the list compiled and maintained by the State Library of NSW.

For other cemeteries in country NSW and in other states, we suggest any of the following sites: 

www.ozcemeteries.com Concentrates on SE Queensland and northern NSW Compiled by Karen Findlay and Stephen Batterham
www.chapelhill.homeip.net/FamilyHistory/Photos Photos of headstones around Brisbane Compiled by Kerry Raymond and David Horton
www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~ausvsac/Index.htm Photos of primarily Victorian headstones Compiled by George and Carol Judkins
www.brandis.com.au/genealogy/links/graves.html Partial coverage of all states Compiled by Jenny Brandis
www.interment.net/aus/index.htm Partial coverage of all states Part of the Interment.net worldwide cemetery site
www.genealogylinks.net/australia/all-australia/cemeteries.htm Partial coverage of all states Part of the Genealogy Links site
www.obituary.com.au Limited coverage of all states (generally post-2006) Pay to publish notices on this site.

 

AUSTRALIAN Newspapers

TROVE (National Library Digitisation Project) - Fully-searchable digitised images of various newspapers and other resources. Being continuously expanded.
Obituaries Australia - Fully-searchable digitised database of published obituaries.
Miscellaneous newspaper transcripts - Various papers and articles, plus MANY links to other sites.
Toowoomba (Qld) - Mainly Toowoomba, but also Warwick, Ipswich, Gatton and Cairns.
 

Other Indexing Resources

Available From: Details:
Kiama Family History Centre Index to Births, Deaths and Marriages in the "Kiama Independent" 1863-1919 (Microfilm).
Liverpool Genealogy Society Index to Notices in Local papers 1993-2003 (CD). Covers Liverpool, Campbelltown and Fairfield papers.
Australian State BDM Registries Links to the various state registries.
Victorian Probate Notices Victorian Probate Notices (commencing 2 Sep 2009).
Voices from the Past Biographies submitted by genealogists.
Australian Book of Memories Submitted obituaries. Co-ordinated by the Qld National Trust.

This page is owned by Ryerson Index Inc, a non-profit organisation incorporated under the laws of New South Wales, Australia. The last update was April 14th, 2011.