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Looking for rellies in Australia

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Kathlyn

Kathlyn Report 16 Jan 2013 11:42

I think a cousin emigrated to Australia in 1955. I have found the shipping passenger list and them on the 1972 electoral register, living in Maree, Griffith, Queensland.

They were Lucy Carney and her daughters, Cherrill Lucy, Barbara A, and Jacqueline.

But where do I go from here?

Kathlyn

KathleenBell

KathleenBell Report 16 Jan 2013 15:20

Have you looked at Australian White Pages (telephone directory).

Have a look here:-

http://www.whitepages.com.au/

Kath. x

Valerie

Valerie Report 17 Jan 2013 02:11

Hi Kathlyn
The 'Ryerson Index' (on-line) shows an obituary for a Lucy Carney (-funeral 28/7/1979) age 91 yrs - late of Capertee was in 'Mudgee Guardian' 10/8/1979. 'Ryerson's will do a free 'look-up' of the newspaper notice.

'Ryerson Index' also shows a Barbara Carney d c17/5/1993 ..notice in 'Sydney Morning Herald' 19/5/1993. A 'look-up' should show if she's your relative.

Valerie (WAus)

Kathlyn

Kathlyn Report 19 Jan 2013 15:32

Dear Kathleen and Valerie,

I am sorry for the delay in replying to your messages, but I have to share the computer with my other half, and he seems to hog it most of the time.

Thabk you so much for this info, fingers crossed I may find them.

Kathlyn