Nazareth House, Ballarat
Admission and Discharge Registers from Nazareth House are held by the Sisters of Nazareth, Ballarat. The exact dates of the registers are not known but they may date from around 1889 to 1976.
Conditional access. Former residents and their families seeking information in the records can contact the Sisters of Nazareth Archives Department in Camberwell.
The directory A piece of the story (1999), contains the following description of records in the custody of the Sisters:
"Name, date and place of birth, name of parents if known, date and place of baptism, date of arrival and date of discharge."
Sources used to compile this entry: 'A Piece of the Story': National Directory of Records of Catholic organisations caring for children separated from their families, Australian Catholic Social Welfare Commission & Australian Conference of Leaders of Religious Institutes, November 1999, http://www.cssa.org.au/storage/A%20Piece%20of%20the%20Story.pdf.
Prepared by: Rosemary Francis
Created: 1 November 2011, Last modified: 20 October 2014