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Public Record Office Victoria:  [https://www.prov.vic.gov.au/explore-collection/explore-topic/passenger-records-and-immigration Early Victorian inward and outward passenger lists]
 
Public Record Office Victoria:  [https://www.prov.vic.gov.au/explore-collection/explore-topic/passenger-records-and-immigration Early Victorian inward and outward passenger lists]
 
==Online Resources==
 
==Online Resources==
===Victoria===
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/1280337?availability=Family%20History%20Library Croatian and Slav pioneers of South Australia and Victoria]
*'''1839-1871''' - [https://familysearch.org/search/collection/2302154?collectionNameFilter=false Australia, Victoria, Assisted Immigrant Arrivals at Victorian Ports, 1839-1871] Index ($)
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/238206?availability=Family%20History%20Library A list of early pioneers and settlers in Victoria (incomplete); the Kenyon index]
*'''1839-1923''' - [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=1635 Victoria, Australia, Assisted and Unassisted Passenger Lists, 1839-1923] Index ($)
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*'''1839-1871''' [http://prov.vic.gov.au/index_search?searchid=24 Index to Assisted British Immigration 1839-1871]; index only
*'''1839-1923''' - {{RecordSearch|2778600|Australia, Victoria, Inward Passenger Lists, 1839-1923}} at [https://familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index and images
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*'''1839-1871''' {{RecordSearch|2302154|Australia, Victoria, Assisted Immigrant Arrivals at Victorian Ports, 1839-1871}} at FamilySearch - [[Australia, Victoria, Assisted Immigrant Arrivals at Victorian Ports - FamilySearch Historical Records|How to Use this Collection]]; images only
*'''1839-1923''' - [http://search.findmypast.com/search-world-Records/victoria-inward-passenger-lists-1839-1923 Victoria Inward Passenger Lists 1839-1923] Index ($)
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*'''1839-1923''' {{RecordSearch|2778600|Australia, Victoria, Inward Passenger Lists, 1839-1923}} at FamilySearch - [[Australia, Victoria, Inward Passenger Lists - FamilySearch Historical Records|How to Use this Collection]]; index & images
*'''1852-1924''' - {{RecordSearch|2527519|Australia, Victoria, Outward Passenger Lists, 1852-1924}}, Index
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*'''1839-1923''' [https://www.ancestry.com/search/collections/1635/ Victoria, Australia, Assisted and Unassisted Passenger Lists, 1839-1923] at Ancestry; index & images ($)
*'''1852-1915''' - [http://search.findmypast.com/search-world-Records/victoria-outward-passenger-lists-1852-1915 Victoria Outward Passenger Lists 1852-1915] Index ($)
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*'''1839-1871''' [https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/233259?availability=Family%20History%20Library Index to assisted immigrants, British Isles to Victoria, 1839-1871 (Incomplete)], images
*'''1852-1923''' [https://www.myheritage.com/research/collection-10858/australia-inwards-unassisted-passengers-to-victoria-1852-1923 Australia, Inwards Unassisted Passengers to Victoria, 1852-1923] at [https://www.myheritage.com/research MyHeritage] ($) - index
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*'''1849''' [https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/264503?availability=Family%20History%20Library German emigrants to Victoria, 1849], images
*'''1852-1924''' - {{RecordSearch|2484773|Australia, Victoria Coastal Passenger Lists, 1852-1924}} at [https://www.familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] Browse images  
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*'''1851-1928''' [https://www.ancestry.com/search/collections/60711/ Victoria, Australia, Index to Naturalisation Certificates, 1851-1928] at Ancestry; index & images ($)
*'''1852-1924''' - [https://familysearch.org/search/collection/2484773?collectionNameFilter=false Australia, Victoria Coastal Passenger Lists, 1852-1924] Index ($)
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*'''1852-1915''' [http://prov.vic.gov.au/index_search?searchid=42 Outward Passengers to Interstate, UK, NZ, and Foreign Ports 1852- 1915]
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*'''1852-1915''' [https://www.ancestry.com/search/collections/70791/ Web: Victoria, Australia, Outward Passenger Index, 1852-1915] at Ancestry; index only ($) Also at [https://www.myheritage.com/research/collection-10887/australia-outwards-passengers-from-victoria-1852-1915?s=275764761 MyHeritage], ($).
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*'''1852-1923''' [https://www.myheritage.com/research/collection-10858/inwards-unassisted-passengers-to-victoria-1852-1923?utm_source=organic_blog&utm_medium=blog&utm_campaign=supersearch&tr_funnel=supersearch&tr_country=US&tr_creative=dec19firsthalf&utm_content=dec19firsthalf Inwards Unassisted Passengers to Victoria 1852-1923] at MyHeritge; index only ($)
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*'''1852-1923''' [http://prov.vic.gov.au/index_search?searchid=23 Index to Unassisted Immigration to Victoria between 1852 - 1923]
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*'''1852-1924''' {{RecordSearch|2484773|Australia, Victoria Coastal Passenger Lists, 1852-1924}} at FamilySearch - [[Australia, Victoria, Coastal Passenger Lists - FamilySearch Historical Records|How to Use this Collection]]; index & images
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*'''1852-1924''' {{RecordSearch|2527519|Australia, Victoria, Outward Passenger Lists, 1852-1924}} at FamilySearch - [[Australia, Victoria, Outward Passenger Lists - FamilySearch Historical Records|How to Use this Collection]]; index only
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*'''1852-1923''' [https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/239802?availability=Family%20History%20Library Passenger lists of unassisted immigrants to Victoria from the British Isles, 1852-1923] index and images.
  
 
===Australia===
 
===Australia===
*[http://www.ozships.net/ozships/ Oz Ships, Australian Shipping, 1788-1968]  
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*[http://findingaids.nationalarchives.ie/index.php?browse=true&category=18&subcategory=147 Ireland-Australia transportation database] National Library of Australia
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*[https://search.findmypast.com/search-world-records/genealogical-index-to-australians-and-other-expatriates-in-papua-new-guinea Genealogical Index To Australians and Other Expatriates In Papua New Guinea] at FindMyPast - index & images ($)
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*[https://search.findmypast.com/search-world-records/australian-contingents-to-south-africa Australian Contingents To South Africa] at FindMyPast - index & image ($)
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*[https://web.archive.org/web/20150909163230/www.hotkey.net.au/~jwilliams4/pass1.htm#IndexAustralia Australia Passenger Indexes] archived on the Wayback Machine
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*[https://search.ancestry.com.au/search/db.aspx?dbid=1178 19-Century Emigration of 'Old Lutherans' from Eastern Germany to Australia, Canada, and the United States], index and images, ($).
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*'''1788-1968''' [http://www.ozships.net/ozships/ Ozships: Australian shipping 1788-1968]
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*'''1788-1890''' [https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/439488?availability=Family%20History%20Library Admission, discharge and other records, 1788-1890], images. These are the records of the Royal Philanthropic Society, organized in 1788 "for the admission of the offspring of convicts and the reformation of criminal poor children."  Records exist of those who went to Australia.
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*'''1811-1856''' [https://search.findmypast.com/search-world-records/australia-assisted-emigration Australia, Assisted Emigration] at FindMyPast - index & images ($)
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*'''1826-1972''' [https://search.findmypast.com/search-world-records/australia-inward-outward-and-coastal-passenger-lists-1826-1972 Australia, Inward, Outward, & Coastal Passenger Lists 1826-1972] at FindMyPast; index & images ($)
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*'''1850-1879''' [https://www.myheritage.com/research/collection-10043/emigrants-from-hamburg-to-australasia-1850-1879?s=218489221 Emigrants from Hamburg to Australasia, 1850 - 1879]  The collection records the name, former place of residence, age, occupation, ship, destination and departure year for more than 40,000 emigrants between 1850 and 1879. Passengers on all ships to Australia and New Zealand are listed; they include emigrants destined for all states in Australia (except Western Australia) and ports in both the north and south islands of New Zealand. It includes passenger lists for which no Australasian records exist. It is an important resource for family historians and those with a more general interest in migration from Germany, Denmark, Sweden, Norway, Switzerland, Italy and other European countries.
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*'''1873-1924''' [https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/245056?availability=Family%20History%20Library Alphabetical register of all inward passengers to Albany, 1873-1924] at FamilySearch Catalog; images only
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*'''1890-1960''' [https://www.findmypast.com/search/results?sourcecategory=travel+%26+migration&sid=101&destinationcountry=australia Passenger Lists Leaving UK 1890-1960] at FindMyPast; index & images ($); includes those with Destination of Australia
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*'''1904-1914''' [https://www.myheritage.com/research/collection-30240/germany-bremen-passenger-departure-lists-1904-1914?s=252295941 Germany, Bremen Passenger Departure Lists, 1904-1914] at MyHeritage; index & images ($); includes those with Destination of Australia
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*'''1946-1971''' [https://www.ancestry.com/search/collections/61704/ Free Access: Africa, Asia and Europe, Passenger Lists of Displaced Persons, 1946-1971] Ancestry, free. Index and images. Passenger lists of immigrants leaving Germany and other European ports and airports between 1946-1971. The majority of the immigrants listed in this collection are displaced persons - Holocaust survivors, former concentration camp inmates and Nazi forced laborers, as well as refugees from Central and Eastern European countries and some non-European countries.
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*[https://immigrantships.net/index.html Immigrant Ships Transcribers Guild] Choose a volume and then choose Australia under "Listed by Port of Departure" or "Listed by Port of Arrival".
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*[http://immigrants.byu.edu/search/simple Immigrant Ancestors Project]
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====Convict Records====
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*'''1786-1849''' [http://search.findmypast.com/search-world-Records/australia-convict-ships-1786-1849 Australia Convict Ships 1786-1849], ($), index.
 
*[http://members.pcug.org.au/~pdownes/dps/1stflt.htm Australia's First Fleet]  
 
*[http://members.pcug.org.au/~pdownes/dps/1stflt.htm Australia's First Fleet]  
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*[http://members.pcug.org.au/~pdownes/dps/1stflt.htm Australia's First Fleet]
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*'''1787-1788''' [https://search.ancestry.com.au/search/db.aspx?dbid=1177 Australian Convict Transportation Registers – First Fleet, 1787-1788], index and images, ($).
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*'''1787-1867'''[https://www.ancestry.com/search/collections/70852/ Web: Australia, Convict Records Index, 1787-1867], index and images, ($)
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*'''1788-1842''' [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=1251 Australia List of Convicts with Particulars, 1788-1842], ($), index .
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*'''1788-1868''' [https://search.ancestry.com.au/search/db.aspx?dbid=5517 Australia, Convict Index, 1788-1868], index, ($).
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*[http://members.pcug.org.au/~pdownes/dps/2ndflt.htm Australia's Second Fleet]
 
*[http://members.pcug.org.au/~pdownes/dps/2ndflt.htm Australia's Second Fleet]  
 
*[http://members.pcug.org.au/~pdownes/dps/2ndflt.htm Australia's Second Fleet]  
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*'''1788–1868'''  [http://findingaids.nationalarchives.ie/index.php?category=18&subcategory=147 Ireland-Australia transportation database] National Archives of Ireland 
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:::[https://www.nationalarchives.ie/article/penal-transportation-records-ireland-australia-1788-1868/ Guide to penal transportation records: Ireland to Australia, 1788–1868]
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*'''1789-1790''' [https://search.ancestry.com.au/search/db.aspx?dbid=1178 Australian Convict Transportation Registers – Second Fleet, 1789-1790], index and images, ($)
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*[http://members.pcug.org.au/~pdownes/dps/3rdflt.txt Australia's Third Fleet]
 
*[http://members.pcug.org.au/~pdownes/dps/3rdflt.txt Australia's Third Fleet]  
 
*[http://members.pcug.org.au/~pdownes/dps/3rdflt.txt Australia's Third Fleet]  
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*'''1791''' [https://search.ancestry.com.au/search/db.aspx?dbid=1179 Australian Convict Transportation Registers – Third Fleet, 1791], index and images, ($).
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*'''1791-1867''' [http://search.findmypast.com/search-world-Records/australia-convict-conditional-and-absolute-pardons-1791-1867 Australia Convict Conditional and Absolute Pardons 1791-1867], ($), index.
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*'''1791-1850''' [https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/285700?availability=Family%20History%20Library Index of prisoners and accused persons, 1791-1850 (Sussex Quarter Session Rolls)], images. Contains an alphabetical listing of all prisoners and accused persons named in the Sussex Quarter Session Rolls, 1791-1850. Gives name, offense and date thereof, date and place of court appearance, and sentence. Sometimes also includes age, occupation and residence. Prisoners sentenced for transportation during this period were sent to Australia.
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*'''1824-1874''' [http://search.findmypast.com/search-world-Records/australia-convict-tickets-of-leave-1824-1874 Australia Convict Tickets Of Leave 1824-1874], ($), index.
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*'''1829-1879''' [https://www.ancestry.com/search/collections/8818/ New South Wales, Australia, Sheriff's Papers, 1829-1879] - index and images ($)
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*'''1842-1854''' [https://search.findmypast.com/search-world-records/victoria-convict-register-1842-1854 Victoria, Convict Register 1842-1854] at FindMyPast, ($), index.
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*'''1858-1867''' [https://search.ancestry.com.au/search/db.aspx?dbid=2320 UK Surgeon Superintendents' Journals of Convict Ships, 1858-1867], index and images, ($)
 
*[http://www.slq.qld.gov.au/resources/family-history/convicts Convict transportation registers database]  
 
*[http://www.slq.qld.gov.au/resources/family-history/convicts Convict transportation registers database]  
*[http://findingaids.nationalarchives.ie/index.php?browse=true&category=18&subcategory=147 Ireland-Australia transportation database, National Archives of Ireland]
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*[http://findingaids.nationalarchives.ie/index.php?browse=true&category=18&subcategory=147 Ireland-Australia transportation database, National Archives of Ireland]  
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*[http://members.iinet.net.au/~perthdps/convicts//index.html Convicts to Australia]
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*[https://crimeandpunishment.library.wales/index_s.htm Crime and Punishment, Wales Court of Great Sessions, 1730-1830]
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===The Irish Ancestor Periodical===
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There are many Indexes in '''''The Irish Ancestor''''', of convicts '''requesting wife and children to be sent out to Australia''', at the government's expense.
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*Indexed in [https://search.findmypast.com/search/periodical-source-index PERiodical Source Index] at FindMyPast ($)
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*[https://www.irishancestors.ie/members-area/the-irish-ancestor/#:~:text=Written%20by%20the%20renowned%20genealogist,with%20a%20significant%20Irish%20diaspora  FIGRS Index to the The Irish Ancestor] ($)
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*[https://www.worldcat.org/title/irish-ancestor/oclc/866309300 WorldCat listing of libraries holding The Irish Ancesor collection]
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*[https://www.irishfamilyhistorycentre.com/store/687 The Irish Ancestor 1969-1986 Digital Download] ($)
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==For Further Reading==
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There are additional sources listed in the FamilySearch Catalog:
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*{{FHL|339121|subject_id|disp=Australia, Victoria - Emigration and immigration}}
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*{{FHL|591591|subject_id|disp=Australia, Victoria - Emigration and immigration - Indexes}}
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Victoria Emigration and Immigration

Public Record Office Victoria: Early Victorian inward and outward passenger lists

Online Resources[edit | edit source]

Australia[edit | edit source]

Convict Records[edit | edit source]

Guide to penal transportation records: Ireland to Australia, 1788–1868

The Irish Ancestor Periodical[edit | edit source]

There are many Indexes in The Irish Ancestor, of convicts requesting wife and children to be sent out to Australia, at the government's expense.

For Further Reading[edit | edit source]

There are additional sources listed in the FamilySearch Catalog: