Deposit M11 - Registrar General's Office of New South Wales deposit

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Registrar General's Office of New South Wales deposit


  • 1878 - 1904 (Creation)

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2 reels of microfilm

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(1844 - 1975)

Biographical history

The Registrar General's Office of New South Wales was responsible for the registration of wills, deeds, land transactions and births, deaths and marriages between 1844 and 1975, and for the registration of companies from 1874 to 1962. In 1975 with the establishment of a separate agency for the registration of births, deaths and marriages, the office ceased to exist though the Lands Titles Office continued to use the name until 1985.

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Microfilm of company registrations in New South Wales.


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Researchers must sign an access agreement

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State Records NSW: Series 12949

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Entered from deposit description on 10 August 2011




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