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| CID=CID1935075
| title=Australia, Tasmania, Miscellaneous Records, 1829-2001
| location= Tasmania (Australia)
| LOC_01 =Tasmania
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| alt_flag_desc = Flag of Tasmania
| loc_map =Tasmania in Australia.png
| record_type =Miscellaneous
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| FS_URL_01 =[[Australia Land and PropertyRecord Finder|Record Finder]] | FS_URL_02 =[[Australia Court RecordsResearch Tips and Strategies]] | FS_URL_03 =[[Australia Convict RecordsLand and Property]] | FS_URL_04 =[[Tasmania BMDsAustralia Court Records]] | FS_URL_05 = [[Australia Record FinderConvict Records]]| FS_URL_06 = [[Tasmania BMDs]]
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To see definitions of the records, go to [[Australia Convict Records]] for more information.
=== Image Visibility ==={{Image Visibility}} ===To Browse This Collection===
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== Collection Content What Can These Records Tell Me? ===== Sample Images ===<gallery>Image:Australia, Tasmania Miscellaneous Records DGS 4796185 23.jpg|Prisoner RecordImageThe information in these records usually include the following:Australia, Tasmania Miscellaneous Records DGS 4766695 70 Occupaiton Record.jpg|Occupation RecordImage:Australia, Tasmania Miscellaneous Records DGS 004866559 00717 Petty Pension.jpg{{col-begin|Petty Pension</gallery> width=auto}}{{col-break}}'''Prisoner records''' may include the following information:  
*Profession of prisoner
*Crime for which incarcerated
*Place of birth
*Marital status
{{col-break}}'''Occupation records''' may include the following information:  
*Full name
*Occupation
*Names of witnesses
{{col-break}}'''Petty pension records''' may include the following information:  
*Name of offender
*Offense made
*Name of magistrate present
*Names of witnesses
{{col-break}}'''Land records''' may include the following information:  
*Name of Grantor
*Name of Grantee
*Document Number
*Signature
{{col-break}}'''Cemetery records''' may include the following information:  
*Date of Death and Burial
*Place of Death and Burial
*Name and Age of Deceased
*Cause of Death
{{col-break}}'''Military records''' may include the following information:  
*Name or initials of soldier
*Date of enrollment
*Occupation
*Discharge date
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== How Do I Search This Collection? Content ===== Sample Images ===<gallery>Image:Australia, Tasmania Miscellaneous Records DGS 4796185 23.jpg|1902-1909 Prisoner RecordImage:Australia, Tasmania Miscellaneous Records DGS 4766695 70 Occupaiton Record.jpg|1897 Occupation RecordImage:Australia, Tasmania Miscellaneous Records DGS 004866559 00717 Petty Pension.jpg|Petty Pension 1870</gallery>
== How Do I Search This section provides information on how to search the Collection? == Before searching this collection, what it is helpful to do with information once found, some tips on how to find records, know:*Given name and surname*Residence and what to do if no record is found. age*Gender
As you are searching it is helpful to know such information Remember that there may be more than one person in the records with the same name as your ancestor’s given name ancestor and surname, some identifying information such as residence and age, and family relationshipsthat your ancestor may have used nicknames or different names at different times.
Remember that there may be more than one person === Search the Index ==={{Search Collection Link| CID=1935075}}=== View the Images ===View images in this collection by visiting the records with '''{{RecordSearch|1935075|Browse Page|access=browse}}''':# Select '''Record Category'''# Select '''Record Type'''# Select '''Year Range, Archival Number''' to view the same name as your ancestor and that your ancestor may have used nicknames or different names at different timesimages.
'''To search the collection by name:'''<br> Fill in the requested information in the initial search page. This search will return a list of possible matches. Compare the information about the ancestors in the list to what you already know about your ancestors to determine if this is the correct family or person. You may need to compare the information about more than one person to find your ancestor.
'''To browse by image{{HR Tip|More images are available in the FamilySearch Catalog at [https:'''<br>To //familysearch.org/search the collection you will need /catalog/1935075 Australia, Tasmania, Miscellaneous Records, 1829-2001]. Some catalog records link to follow multiple digital image records. In this series of links:<br>⇒Select "Browse through images" case, click on the initial collection page:<br>⇒Select the appropriate “Record Category”<br>⇒Select the appropriate “Record Type”<br>⇒Select the appropriate “Year Range, Archival Number” which will take you a digital image record to find a camera icon to the see images. }}
Search === How Do I Analyze the collection by image comparing the information with what you already know about your ancestors to determine if the image relates to them. You may need to look at several images and compare the information about the individuals listed in those images to your ancestors to make this determination.Results? ===
:{{Tip|More images are available in the FamilySearch Catalog at [https://familysearch.org/Compare each result from your search/catalog/1935075 Australia, Tasmania, Miscellaneous Records, 1829-2001]with what you know to determine if there is a match. Some catalog records link to This may require viewing multiple digital image recordsor images. In this case, click on Keep track of your research in a digital image record to find a camera icon to see images[[Use_Appropriate_Forms#Prepare_a_Research_Log | research log]].}}
== What Do I Do Next? ==
When you have found === I Found the Person I Was Looking For, What Now? ===*Search for death records*Search for death or burial information in the record of [https://familysearch.org/search/collection/2026973 BillionGraves Index] or at [https://www.findagrave.com/ Find A Grave]*Search the civil registration and census records *If your ancestor that you are looking does not have a common name, collect entries for, every person who has the same surname *Search the following will be able to aid you in your research: records of nearby areas
*You can use the age that is listed on the document to calculate the birth year. When you have calculated the birth year, and have found the birth place, search for your ancestor in the [https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://www.familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1770729 Australia, Births and Baptisms, 1792-1981] collection *You can use the marriage information that you have found on the document, to search in the [https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://www.familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1770858 Australia, Marriages, 1810-1980] == Tips to Keep in Mind == *When looking for a person who had a common name, look at all the entries for the name before deciding which is correct *Titles may be clues to property ownership, occupations, rank, or status within the community *Check for variant spellings of the names *There are indexes available in some films in the [https://familysearch.org/search/image/index#uri=https%3A//familysearch.org/recapi/sord/collection/1935075/waypoints Browse]. For the Index to Prisoners Records there is a separate group of images that is only an index. The Court Records do not have indexes. The Occupation and Guild Records have indexes located at beginning of a group of images. Find your ancestor's name and look for the page number and possibly book number. This will help you find the record you are looking for in the collection === I Can't Can’t Find the Person I'm I’m Looking For, What Now? === *Check for variant spellings of the names *Look for an index. There may be an original index included a the beginning of each volume *Search the records for nearby localities*Consult the [[Australia Record Finder]] to find other records
*If your ancestor does not have a common name, collect entries for every person who has the same surname
*Search the records of nearby areas
*Check for other names. An individual might appear under an unexpected name for a variety of reasons:
** 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 Genealogy|Australia]].
* [[Australia Record Finder|Record Finder]]
* [[Australia Research Tips and Strategies]]
== Citing This Collection ==
Citations help you keep track of places you have searched and sources you have found. Identifying your sources helps others find the records you used.
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