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Ship "MARY DUGDALE" Ireland to South Australia

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Re: Ship "MARY DUGDALE" Ireland to South Australia

Posted: 1374658575000
Classification: Query
Hi Jenny,

The 'Register of Emigrant Laborers applied for free passage to South Australia' is in the National Archives UK. The registers cover the period 1836 to 1841. There is a photocopy in the State Library of South Australia (SLSA). The registers were indexed a long time ago (known as the Pike Index) and the index cards are also in SLSA. Other libraries probably have microfilm copies of one or the other.

I have a photograph of the original page of the register which records the applications for both the Victory family and the Kiernan family. I am travelling at the moment and don't have access to that photo but may be able to get another photo in the next week or so as I will be in the National Archives UK. I can email you a copy if you give me an email address.

Another discussion thread at:
http://boards.ancestry.com.au/localities.oceania.australia.s...
discusses the register. It suggests that there will be a transcription available on CD soon.

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