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Queensland - Archival Series

Admission Registers (1880 - 1884)

St. Joseph's Orphanage, Bucasia (Mackay)

11 May 1880
4 August 1884
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Queensland State Archives Series ID

The Admission Registers, Series ID 16531, relate to St. Joseph's Orphanage, Bucasia (Mackay). This register of admissions to St. Joseph's Orphanage provides the following details of each child:- name, place of birth (if known), date of birth, date admitted, reason for admission, on what terms admitted, date and to whom discharged, reason for discharge, name of parents (if known), occupation of parents, residence of parents and any remarks. Behavioural comments regarding the children are sometimes mentioned. A digitised copy is available on the Queensland State Archives website.


Access Conditions

These records are open access and are available for viewing by the general public.


The reference number used by QSA to identify the digitised item is 313137.

Prepared by: Lee Butterworth