Ancestry Library Edition is a huge subscription database, similar to the popular Ancestry.com, which you can use to trace your ancestors. It consists of thousands of smaller databases. It is available on all public computers at Shire of Manjimup Library Branches. Please note Ancestry Library Edition is only available in your library; you cannot access it at home.
If you wish to use the Ancestry Library Edition, please contact your local branch to book a computer.
Popular databases available on Ancestry Library Edition include;
- Australian convict index 1788-1868
- Australian electoral rolls 1901-1936
- New South Wales, Australia, Assisted Immigrant Passenger Lists, 1828-1896
- New South Wales, Australia, Unassisted Immigrant Passenger Lists, 1826-1922
- UK census records 1841-1901 (England, Wales, Scotland, Channel Islands & Isle of Man – not Ireland)
- Pallot’s Marriage Index 1780-1837
- US census records 1790-1930
- British Army World War I pension records, 1914-1920 (WO 364)
- British Army World War I medal rolls index cards, 1914-1920
- British phone books 1880-1984
- UK Incoming Passenger Lists, 1878-1960
- UK birth, marriage and death indexes 1837-2005 (not complete but worth searching)
For more information, including tips on searching, check out the State Library of WA's website.