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Australian birth records ?

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Donna Report 11 Dec 2012 08:11

I'm trying to find the birth records of Dawn Edith Kiers poss born in the 1920s in Queensland Australia. I have managed to find her death 25/9/1932 in Queensland
but can find no trace of her birth.

Family information
Mother Florence Marie Clayton B 1893
Father Henry Kiers B1894
Married England 1919 then emigrated to Australia where they remain for their lives
Birth of child Henry Robert 1920

Any help would be much appreciated Thanks


alviegal Report 11 Dec 2012 20:06

Just a wee correction here. Father's name is spelt Keirs.

England & Wales, Marriage Index, 1916-2005 about Florence M Clayton
Name: Florence M Clayton
Spouse Surname: Keirs
Date of Registration: Jan-Feb-Mar 1919
Registration district: Fulham
Inferred County: London
Volume Number: 1a
Page Number: 617
Find Spouse: Henry Keirs

EDIT Sorry not finding anything.


Donna Report 11 Dec 2012 20:50

Thanks for trying
I'm just hitting a wall. It's strange because I know that the death record that I've found is correct , you would think that a birth record would be quite easy to find


Gins Report 11 Dec 2012 21:13

Could she have been born 'at sea'?


BeverleyW Report 11 Dec 2012 22:02

Looks like Queensland births online only go up to 1914.
Where was Henry jr. born?

Keirs deaths in Queensland: (searchable up to 1964)

1932/C3961 Dawn Edith Keirs Henry Florence Marie Clayton
1921/C2693 William Keirs David Keirs Hannah Stenhouse
1939/B42975 Henry Keirs


Sylvia Report 11 Dec 2012 23:04

The only one I can find is this one. Which is the burial of
Dawn Edith Kries ( surname varies)
26th Sept. 1932
Age 1 year
Laidley General Cemetery
Queensland Australia
Can not see the birth record



Donna Report 12 Dec 2012 19:54

Hi Sylvia
yes that's the one I had found and it is certainly one of my relations. just a bit strange that I cant find a birth. I even tried today checking if she had been born on the journey to Australia but not a lot of luck
Thank you for looking