Vol.31 iss.5 MARCH 2013: What did Pop do in the war? / Jennie Norberry p4. A sacrifice: Barnes family story / John Barry p7. The benefits of local history to family history / Cassie Mercer p10. Workers for Great Britain 1917: munitions worker - number 44 William Eynon / Lenore Frost p12. The story of Hiram Akers / Des Akers p14. Walter Niel Gunson FGSV, FHGSC / June Penny p16. The Commonwealth Harness Factory [Clifton Hill] / Tina Hocking p40. Gertrude Mountford; David J. Mickle / Joan Hunt p43.
Vol.31 iss.6 JUNE 2013: Jeremiah Brown: Waterloo veteran? / Susie Zada p4. An adventurous woman [Marjorie Patience (Pat) Shaw (nee Hitchcock)] / Judy Rochow p7. He fell off his horse [Mary and Tom McGrath family] / Janine Wood p10. Early arrivals now forgotten [William Overton and James Rule] / Ann Brown p12. A Welsh woman on the goldfields [Margaret Roderick (nee Evans)] / Clive Davies p40.
Vol.31 iss.7 SEPTEMBER 2013: A brief guide to early English records (before 1700) / Alan Fincher p4. Follow the land: understand the place [land records, England] / Stephen Hawke p8. Margery Ruffus, a very independent woman / Dorothea Rowse p11. Where there's a will there's a story [Stemp family] / Diana Stemp p14. Getting it write: aspects of structure in family histories / Louise Wilson p38. A Smartt individual [Smartt family] / Cheryl Threadgold p40.
Vol.31 no.8 DECEMBER 2013: Finding Shakespeare in family research [Harry Wilkinson; Ethel Wilkinson / McKay; McKenzie family of Worrough homestead, Trawool] / Kath McKay p4. Beware the street number [street numbers, changes] / Barbara Armstrong p8. From workhouse to Wahring [Samuel and Mary Young / Youngs, Wahring, Bunbartha] / Lynn Haines p12. Eileen Vaughan p16. Two most remarkable men [Charles Mortimer Cherbury and Albert Rivett] / Jenny Carter p40.
Vol.32 no.1 MARCH 2014: Migrant ancestors [Prussia; Dodillet family; Ganguin family] / Anne Ross p4. In search of the Barone [Sicily] / Diana Hookham p8. Herrn Hut: Australia's first commune [Herrnhut] / Chris Elmore p12. In pursuit of the elusive Anna [Jarmuz] / Eva Hogan p40.
Vol.32 no.2 JUNE 2014: Alida Jensen and the Black Swan Hotel, Bendigo p3. Charlie Webb of the Bulletin Hotel [Yundamindera or The Granites, WA] p6. The life and relationships of William Ridgway (1821-1898) in England and the USA p9. Tithes p18. Norfolk Island: a history in stone [cemetery] p40. Victorian Memorials Project p43. State Library of Victoria's new research guide to the Victorian Sheriff's Office Warrants p45.
Vol.32 no.3 SEPTEMBER 2014: A cheque for a million kisses [Gerald Patrick Ryan born 1887] / Brenda Ryan p3. Goldfields store to coffee palace: half a century of family enterprise [John Wotton family, Bendigo] / Ray Watson p7. Maiden aunts and bachelor uncles and others without descendants / Bill Barlow, Shane Allan and Maria Picyk p11. Alice Elizabeth Nioa or 'Lizzie' / Shane Allan p11. 'Ciocia Tosia' or 'Auntie' Antonina / Maria Irene Picyk p12. A lost Boer War grave in the south east Transvaal [Private James Edward Mason] / Thelma Ragas p14. Big Mac: the story of a remarkable soldier [John Francis (Jack) McNamara of Yarrawonga, born 1909] / Jennifer Wells p40. Vale: Trevor Hart 1942-2014 p43.
Vol.32 no.4 DECEMBER 2014: The story of Elizabeth Ware / Anne Cavanagh p4. Understanding the use of DNA tests in genealogy / Martin J. Playne p8. Does everyone with the surname Vines trace back to the same ancestor? / Margaret Vines p12. Using DNA to help with family history research / Janet Davis p14. Evans family / Allen Evans? p33. Tracing global human migration using DNA polymorphisms - the Genographic Project / R. John Mitchell p38. When the paper trail runs dry: using DNA testing to direct your research / Jenny Redman p40. Confirming your paper trail with DNA testing / Linley Hooper p42.
Vol.32 no.5 MARCH 2015: Ink in the blood / Petrina Dakin p3. Miners of Perranzabuloe [Samuel Coad of Mineral Point; James Coad and the East Wheal Mining Disaster; William and John Coad and the Great Wake in Ballarat] / Joe Flood p7. Under the weeping willows [de Pelsenaire / Depelsenaire] / Elizabeth Taylor p10. Aunt Bee / Martin Playne p13. Selecting, obtaining and using images and making your own maps p36. Researching a World War One ancestor / Margaret Vines p38. Gone for a soldier: William James Little 1893-1916 / Tina Hocking p39. The heartfelt thanks of his mother [Private Francis Harrup Northey] / Marion MacNally p41.
Vol.32 no.6 JUNE 2015: A sensation at sea [John Goldie] / Marjorie Morkham p3. The photo on the wall: Ellen Crowe, lady of mystery / Anne Tracey p8. Major Gerald Bayley Carter: an Anzac doctor / Des Lambley p11. Inter-Colonial and pre-1852 unassisted passengers to Victoria / Linley Hooper p18. Spotlight: Prahran Mechanics' Institute moves to new premises p22. John Brown: industrial school child / Marilyn Fordred p38. GSV webcasts: a valuable resource / David Down p42.
Vol.32 no.7 SEPTEMBER 2015: Mrs Huntsman's Hats [Jemima Huntsman (nee Dick), Prahran milliner] / Lisa Mahoney p3. Family memories and family facts [Cottingham, Watson, Elmore, Mason, Tuff, Hill] / Chris Elmore p7. Porter's Track into the Jordan Goldfields [Porter, Kimpton, Buhrow] / James McDonald p11. A souvenir of Belgium [Beaumont] / Barbara Beaumont p22. Christmas 1943 [Hickling, Bueno, Sullivan, Loder, Knox, Ritchie, Wedd, Mason] / Marilyn Kenny p38.
Vol.32 no.8 DECEMBER 2015: Every picture tells a story [Caple family] / Marilyn Fordred p3. Who is Hilda? Where is she? [Hilda Mabel Welsford family] / Ray Welsford p7. At the sign of the three compasses [Raynes family] / Jeanette Wickham p11. Shops in our childhood / compiled by Barbara Beaumont p32. Memorial Library of Early Land Records moves to Laverton North / Martin Playne p34. Oil: the real reason for Gallipoli / Dr Vecihi [John] Basrin OAM p38. The mystery of the very remarkable day in 1667 [Ryder family] / Stephen Hawke p41.
Vol.33 no.1 MARCH 2016: Finding Paddy Mullane [Mullane, Withers, Woodruff] / Veronica Craig p4. Harold McDonald [Williamstown Dockyard] / James McDonald in collaboration with John McDonald p7. The life of Donald McAlpin 1889-1916 / June Torcasio p11. Almost without a trace: Shinnick siblings in early Victoria / Alison McKirdy p15. What our grandmother did not tell us [Mary Phelan, born 1823, Clonmell, Tipperary; Phelan / Whelan family, Hodgson, Robinson] / Ruth Frances Curtain p18. Emily Grace Chappell: World War One nurse / Wendy Pfeifer p22.
Vol.33 no.2 JUNE 2016: Shades of grey: the colonial wood engraver, Edward Lee / Margaret Coghlan p4. 'I am known as Snowy' [James Salter 'Snowy' Armstrong, of Kerang] / Valerie Blake p8. Who lived in Richmond in 1887? [indexing the 1887 Richmond rate books] / Eric and Margaret Smith p12. Mary Ann Trewartha: a bal maiden's journey / Lynn Haines p15. In remembrance of Catherine Sandilands / Robert La Nauze p18. Mornington Peninsula Family History Society p21. Exempt from military service: Norman Fraser / Carol Kelly p22.
Vol.33 no.3 SEPTEMBER 2016: A Cornish goldmine in our library / Stephen Hawke p4. Ben Gould: from convict to pioneer / Tony Cocks p8. Lola Russell's ancestors / Susan Pierotti p12. The flying doctor [John Clifford Peel] Jenny Kisler p15. John the coachman [Thomas John Ibbotson] / Margaret Vines p22. What's your island story? Australian connections to Jersey, Channel Islands p30.
Vol.33 no.4 DECEMBER 2016: Finding Mary Jane [Mary Jane Walshe] / Emma Hegarty p4. Mary Barker Rae: a new life in England / Elaine Story p12. The impact of tuberculosis on my father's family [Donald Ian McRae Wilson] / Levane Abdoolcader p17. Research corner: Searching for nurses and midwives in Victoria / Meg Bate p30.
Vol.33 no.5 MARCH 2017: The new GSV research and education centre: Level 6, 85 Queen Street, Melbourne / Allan Aberdeen and David Down p4. A colourful character [William Waters] / Judith Woodlock p6. George Lee, pompous git or good bloke? / Margaret Coghlan p9. Felicie's story [Louise Felicie Augustine Jean] / Horrie Poussard p12. Little girl lost [Western suburbs of Melbourne WWII and Alison Joan Thompson] / Barbara Manly p14. The story behind a photograph [Marjorie and Jean Western and Kathleen Babbage] / June Torcasio p16. Shame in the family [Rochow family secrets] / Judy Rochow p18. Pioneers of Esperanto in Victoria / Bill Chapman p20. Catherine Macdonald's amazing christmas gifts to her husband / Betty Woolley p23.
Vol.33 no.6 JUNE 2017: From destitution to prosperity [Rankins of Geelong] / James McDonald p4. My father never again celebrated christmas [Dugald Campbell and Catherine Matheson] / John Stewart p8. The wedding photo [wedding photo of James Gallagher and Mary Mooney] / Glad Wishart p12. The adventurous life of Jonathan Harris (1800-1891) of Benalla / John MJ Fitzpatrick p16. Robert, who's your daddy? And your mummy, too, for that matter? [Robert Bowman] / Richard Olive p19. Bond to significant women holds with name and date [James Beaton] / Jacqueline Dinan p21. Walter James Tuck-tinsmith, plumber and iron workers, Mirboo North, Gippsland / Noreen Nation p23. Changed to the GSV library p27.
Vol.33 no.7 SEPTEMBER 2017: Harold Berrow, English farm student at the Wagga Experiment Farm / Prue Mercer p4. Investigating detective Mason [Michael Mason] / Thelma Ragas p8. Annie Seale Finney 1832-1905: my great grandmother / Jean Dart p12. The World War One Australian-Serbian Project / Bojan Pajic p15. My Campbell ancestors-truths, half truths and untruths / Darryl Grant p16. Where is Billy [William Stanley Cooper] / Margaret Cooper OAM p19. Unexpected information [Benjamin Burford and Caroline Spurrier] / Sue Blackwood p22.
Vol.33 no.8 DECEMBER 2017: Thomas Owen: the skeleton in my family's closet / Helen Pearce p4. The woodbridge family: harness makers and saddlers from Abingdon / Lynn Haines p8. Bigamist, liar and family man: William Walter Ridgway p12. A sense of place [writing family history] p16. A farming life /June Torcasio p16. Ballinturley, Spring 1949 / Jean Dart p18. Lorn Road Brixton / Barbara Beaumont p19. A guide to researching Queensland records / Martin Playne p26.
Vol.34 no.1 MARCH 2018: Use of autosomal DNA to find the relatives of Charles William Sharman / Robyn Sharman Hawking p4. Who's been living in my house [cottage in South Melbourne] / Louise Wilson p8. How I found my namesake [Elizabeth McCallion] / Elizabeth Kelly p12. Dr John Fishbourne: a Victorian medical pioneer / Kaye Cole p16. A walk along Queen Street / Margaret Vines p19. A guide to researching Northern Territory records / Martin Playne p20.
Vol.34 no.2 JUNE 2018: The Rose Millions [Rose family money] / Jenny Deslandes p4. Kate Considine: Never a mother, always a carer / Claire Dunlop p8. Richard Jose: four times returned to England / Margaret Dimech p13. Cornish coincidence [Martin family] / Rod Martin p16. Love eternal: Bertie Hollands and Minnie Prince / John Barry p18. Joe's van [Joe Dunn and his van] / Margaret Vines p23. A guide to researching New South Wales records / Louise Wilson p26.
VOL 34 NO.3
The SS Great Britain: A Famous Emigrant Ship on the Australian Run / Levane Abdoolcader p4. Who was Auntie Bugbird [Annetta Kibble and Susannah Hutchings] / Darryl Grant p9. Treasured Possessions [Elizabeth Mary Hunter Gowdie's writing desk] / John D. Gowdie p11. Thomas Brasher: To Manor not Born / Ian Hobbs p12. Discovering Uncle Will [William Ephraim Brittain] / Brian Wilson p14. DNA Genaealogy news and notes / Jenny Redman and Martin Playne p18. Captain Playne and General Bellomo / Martin Playne p20. A Guide to researching New South Wales Records -Part 2 / Louise Wilson p26. Getting it write: Writing beginnings and endings / Bernece Shutz and Tina Hocking p30. Research Corner [Are you barking up the wrong tree?] Linley Hooper p32.
Vol.34 no.4 DECEMBER 2018:
Daniel Elphinstone: his son's secret exposed / Helen Pearce p4. Robert Henry Athorn: premonition / John Barry p8. New GSV president Jenny Redman p11. When family relations go away [Ethel Jenkin] / Peter Jenkin p12. Mining in their blood [Stephen and Phoebe Bee] / Eril Andrews p16.
Vol.34 no.5 MARCH 2019: Sober, industrious and of good moral character [Catherine Lissey Needham and John Steward] / Marilyn Fordred p4. DNA story: discovering James Dede Smart / June Torcasio p9. The troubled life of Rose Anne Hedley / Liz Kelly p12. Family connections across the generations / Jane Vanderstoel p16.
Vol. 34 no.6 JUNE 2019: Just a lump of metal? [1939 Victorian fires and Lionel Kenneth Marsden Elmore] / Chris Elmore p4. The troubled life of Robert Gowdie: miner and pigeon shooter / John Gowdie p8. The mystery woman [Lilian Robins] / Barbara Beaumont p12. DNA case study: searching for Matilda [Matilda Sarah Ann Read] / Lynda Collier p16. Robert Gribben, AM p27. View of ships in the bay from St Kilda: the story behind the painting p41.
Vol.34 no.7 SEPTEMBER 2019: Citizen Fenton: a London gunmaker and a radical in an age of revolution [Richard Fenton] / Rob Fenton p4. Who was Jim Coffey, the central shearer [Tom Robert's painting Shearing the Ram] / Robyn Sharman Hawking p8. The memo: a DNA confirmation [Cecil Richards] / Anne Nolan p15. Postscript to: the troubled life of Robert Gowdie / John Gowdie p24.
Vol.34 no.8 DECEMBER 2019: Masters of the road [Philip Boulton: coachmaster] / Louise Wilson p4. Gunner GR Merrifield: return from the middle east / Sue Reid p9. A lost solider found: the story of Private Walter Allen Clarke / Natalie Lonsdale p12. The defence of home and family: Carl Gottlieb Keirnall and Louisa Phillips] / John Barry p16. A guide to researching Western Australian records / Martin J Playne p26.
Vol.35 no.1 MARCH 2020: Finding Johanna [Johanna Spicer formerly Kennedy nee Ryan] / Victoria Spicer p4. Erin Go Bragh: a stitch in time / Michael Considine p8. Following a thread: the search for Ann and Angus McDonald / Darryl Grant p13. A tale of two women: Annie Greenwood and Maria Rye / Margaret Wilson p16. A guide to researching Canberra, ACT Records and National Organisations / Martin J Playne p26. Research Corner: TheGenealosit - A guide to 'overseas records' p30.
Vol.35 no.2 JUNE 2020: Walter Hon, beekeeper of Seventy Foot Diggings / Julie Conroy p4. Learning from my mistakes [John Blade, Jeannie Smith Scott, Maria Purcell] / Emma Hegarty p8. Vale Beryl Anne O'Gorman 1941-2020 p10. Henry Woodroffe: much more than a seaman / Geoff Brown p11. Cissie, who are you? [Cissie Wilson] / Brian Reid p14. Vale Marjorie Morgan p18. Waterloo and Brexit [Richard Ferridge] / Justin Corfield p19. The Mason Family at Tahara / Thelma Ragas p23.
Vol.35 no.3 SEPTEMBER 2020: A country schoolteacher [Jessie Marguerita Johanna] / Robin Randall p4. The habour master's son [Michael Economides/Conos] / Florence Livery p8. Nathaniel Barton: child exile / Noel G. Dix p13. The perilous journey of the Lade family / June Torcasio p16. Breaking down my brick wall [Nellie Litchfield] / Leonie Last p20. Researching your Chinese ancestry / Sophie Couchman p32.
Vol.35 no.4 DECEMBER 2020: Tom were the naughty lad' [Thomas Nicholson, parents Joseph Nicholson and Elizabeth Coates, fathered child (Cyril Ivor Wilson) with Constance (Cissie) Annie Dalston-Ewbanke, married Alice Isabella Stokeld, adopted Alice Coates] / by Brian Reid p4. Music in his soul [Louis Fellicia Poussard] / by Horrie Poussard p8. Father and Son: Quintin Bone 1793-1869, Quintin Bone 1843-1918 / by Jan Whamond p16. 'A romantic tale of love in the kitchen' [Ludlow Stammers] / by Glad Wishart p21. Research Corner - Tasmania and Victoria Inter-colonial shipping: solving those passenger riddles / by Meg Bate p30. The 'Other Galicia' - Researching your Polish and Eastern European Roots / by Maria Irene Picyk p34. Getting it write: Organising research notes to make writing easier / by Penny Mercer p40.
Vol.35 no.5 MARCH 2021: Webster Soda Water [owned by author's great great grandfather Joseph Webster] / by Susan Wight p4. A rocky start to life [Bridget Hoar, parents Ellen Hoar & Thomas Walker Green, married Robert Neighbour, children James, Daniel, Margaret Ellen, William, cared for a boy called Cyril] / by Claire Dunlop p9. Mary Delany - wife, mother and hotelkeeper / by Leonie Elliss p14. Life on the Landhurst diggings: the story of Jane Hughes / by Bernard Metcalfe p16. Johanna [O'Donnell] at the North Fitzroy Arms [hotel] / by Margaret Vines p20. Research Corner: My ancestor was a... [occupational records] / by Linley Hooper p30. Genealogy and family history research in New Zealand / by Bruce Ralston p32.
Vol.35 no.6 JUNE 2021: Finding Dillingham [letters from convict Richard Dillingham] / by Natalie Lonsdale p4. Henrietta, licensee of the Park Hotel [Henrietta Dalton Forester nee Leroux] p9. Tilly Woodlock, J.C. Williamson's protégé / Judith Woodlock p16. The Coghlan family, early settlers near Port Fairy / Jim Coghlan p20. Vlassopoulos family: Ithacan migrants in Melbourne / Rosa McCall p24.