Free Immigration Certificates

Schedule of free immigration certificates (United Kingdom and Continent of Europe) 1876 - 1879

This series consists of one volume listing those people for whom an assisted (or free) passage was provided in full by the South Australian government.  They were also known as selected migrants and were those people selected by agents of the United Kingdom government, agents of the South Australian government or by shipping firms.

The certificates record people coming from the United Kingdom and the Continent of Europe. The entries give the number of each certificate, the name of the applicant (ie nominator), the name of the nominee, age, sex, civil status, occupation, nationality, name of ship and date of arrival.

The Special Lists for this series give name of nominee, name of applicant, age, certificate number and year. They are arranged into two different sequences.  The first are arranged alphabetically by the name of the applicant.

Special List for GRG7/40 Monthly schedule of free immigration certificates (UK and Continent of Europe) 1876 - 1879 by Applicant

The second are arranged alphabetically by the name of the nominee.

Special List for GRG7/40 Monthly schedule of free immigration certificates (UK and Continent of Europe) 1876 - 1879 by Nominee A - L

Special List for GRG7/40 Monthly schedule of free immigration certificates (UK and Continent of Europe) 1876 - 1879 by Nominee L - Z

 

 

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