Some people may find content on this website distressing. Read more
New South Wales - Archival Series

List of Names for Orphanage Endowment Claim (1932 - 1959)

St John's Orphanage, Thurgoona


List of Names for Orphanage Endowment Claim is an archival series relating to St John's Orphanage, Thurgoona. The information in this volume includes the following: name of child; date of admission; date and place of birth; father's name; mother's maiden name; and date of discharge.


Access Conditions

Information in these records is available to the individual to whom it relates, or a family member provided they can prove their relationship to the person. Information is not available to third parties about a person who is still alive.


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,; Document received from ISMAPNG Archives in June 2013, 'Information for Find & Connect Website - Records Access Documentation Project, in RADP project files on ESRC share drive. Email from Lachie Douglas (Lotus Place) dated 3 November 2016.

Prepared by: Melissa Downing