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New South Wales - Archival Series

Admission and Discharge Registers (1929 - 1951)

St Saviour's Children's Home


This archival series contains three registers relating to St Saviour's Children's Home dated between 1929 and 1951. These records are held at St Saviour's Neighbourhood Centre.


Access Conditions

The Diocesan Registrar has an open approach to access to records in this collection, only diocesan restrictions apply. Proof of identity is required, there is no written form to fill in and no fee is charged for finding information.


According to Connecting Kin a guide published in 1998 by the New South Wales Government, page 114 to 115, the records in this archival series "contain the following information: name of child; date of birth; date of admission and date of discharge. In addition some of the entries have the following information: place of birth; whether baptised; religion; parents' names and occupation; why admitted; illnesses; and some information about discharges."


Online Resources

Sources used to compile this entry: Thinee, Kristy and Bradford, Tracy, Connecting Kin: Guide to Records, A guide to help people separated from their families search for their records [completed in 1998], New South Wales Department of Community Services, Sydney, New South Wales, 1998,

Prepared by: Melissa Downing