I have been tracing my own families since 1977 and have also traced my son’s paternal line and my partner’s family. Below are links to some family stories. Primary surnames and places of origin are:

ATKINSON – Queensland and Lancashire, England

BARWICK – Tasmania and Kent, England

BILLSON – Leicestershire, England

BROOKS – Sussex, England

BULLEN – New South Wales, Victoria and Cornwall, England

BURSTOW – Queensland and Sussex, England

CARNEGIE – Queensland, New South Wales and Angus, Scotland

CARRADUS – Lancashire, England

CROW – Queensland and Devonshire, England

DEAN – Sussex, England

ELDRIDGE – Buckinghamshire, England

EVANS – New South Wales and Monmouthshire, Wales

FEGAN – Wicklow, Ireland

FINN – Queensland, New South Wales and Wicklow, Ireland

HANSEN – Queensland and Vendsyel, Denmark

HILL – Sussex, England

HORNE – Buckinghamshire

JARVIS – Tasmania and England

JUDGE – Croughton, Northamptonshire, England

OAKLEY – Tasmania and Surrey, England

PILBEAM – Sussex, England

POLLARD – Croughton, Northamptonshire, England

POTTER – New South Wales, Victoria, Queensland and Western Australia

PRICE Р Queensland, New South Wales and West Bromwich, Staffordshire, England

PYERS – Norfolk Island, Tasmania and England

ROSEWARNE – Cornwall, England

SILK – Staffordshire, England

SPENCER – Tasmania, South Australia and Staffordshire and Leicestershire, England

TITT – Wiltshire, England

TREVASKIS – South Australia, Queensland and Cornwall, England

WALKER – New South Wales and Middlesex, England

WHITE – Queensland and Wiltshire, England

I welcome contact from any other family members and I am happy to share information.

Speaker with two talks - Mining ancestors in Australia and Researching at the National Archives of Australia.

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In 2013 this blog was selected for permanent preservation in the National Library of Australia's web archive.