Some people may find content on this website distressing. Read more
The Find & Connect website is changing soon Read more
South Australia - Archival Series

St Vincent de Paul Admission Register, Book 2 (1920 - 1949)


These records are held at the Professional Standards Records Office Service of the Catholic Church.

Handwritten entries in ledger divided into columns crossing two pages. Year in top left hand corner. Left hand page: (1) Date, (2) Name in full, (3) Age, (4) Where from, (5) Parents or guardians. Right hand page: (6) Address, (7) Date of leaving, (8) Where gone to, (9) Remarks. Additional material - Typed pages inserted, dated 1942. Titled List of boys transferred to Largs Bay Orphanage 2 Feb 1942 and List of girls transferred to Largs Bay Orphanage 2 Feb 1942 with columns: (1) Name, (2) Date of birth, (3) Date of admission, (4) Father's full name, (5) Mother's full name, (6) Address. At page 40, after entries for 28 September 1949, a number of handwritten pages starting 28 May 1920 are pasted into book. Columns include: (1) Date of leaving, (2) Name, (3) Where gone to. Rest of book blank.

Quantity: 1 ledger


Access Conditions

Please contact the Professional Standards Office Records Service for an application form and information regarding procedures and conditions with regard to accessing information from records held or managed by this office.

Information is open to former residents or family members who can prove their relationship to the resident.

The Professional Standards Office does not charge any fees to former residents of Catholic Homes seeking their records.


Online Resources

Sources used to compile this entry: George, Karen, Finding your own way, Nunkuwarrin Yunti of South Australia Inc., 2005,

Prepared by: Karen George and Gary George