Queensland Genealogy Resources

Births, Deaths & Marriages

  • Queensland BMD Index
    A searchable index of births, marriages and deaths for Queensland, Australia.Searching the historical index is free, and can be used to find:- births registered in Queensland up to and including 1920
    – marriages registered in Queensland up to including 1945
    – deaths registered in Queensland up to and including 1990

Cemeteries

  • Brisbane Cemeteries
    Search and view the records for 12 Brisbane cemeteries. I found my Grandad in the Toowong cemetery.
  • Queensland Gravestone Photos
    A list of locations in Queensland where the gravestones have been photographed. The images are available online.
  • Rockhampton Burial Indexes
    PDF documents containing the indexes from Bajool, Gracemere, Memorial Gardens, Mount Morgan, North Rockhampton and South Rockhampton cemeteries.
  • Toowoomba Deceased Search
    Search for death records from the 19 regional cemeteries in Toowoomba, Queensland. All records are free to search and view.The Toowoomba Regional Council Cemeteries Digitisation Project commenced mid 2008, involving the conversion of all existing interment registers of council controlled cemeteries. As interment registers were kept in different formats including hard copy books.
  • Queensland Funeral Records
    Search over 620,000 records and see a transcript with details such as name, description, gender, age, birth details and more.

Obituaries

Occupations

School Records

Societies

  • Central Queensland Family History Society
    The society has regular meetings, workshops and a member’s interests section.
  • Genealogical Society of Queensland
    The Genealogical Society of Queensland was established as a not-for-profit association in 1978. Its mission is ‘to foster the study of family history, genealogy, and related subjects for the benefit of our members and the community.’ It specialises in family history in the Australian state of Queensland.The GSQ has Queensland’s largest family history reference library and our experienced volunteers can provide advice and assistance on all aspects of genealogy. Their program of classes, workshops and seminars has something for everyone.
  • Queensland Family History Society
    The Queensland Family History Society Inc. (more familiarly known as QFHS) is based at Gaythorne, a northside Brisbane suburb. QFHS is Queensland’s leading family history and genealogy organisation and has the State’s largest genealogical bookshop.The QFHS has a full calendar of events to help you learn more about your ancestors and how to research them.