Passenger Lists

Passenger lists

1845 - 1886

 

These passenger lists record emigrants selected by the Colonization Commissioners London, whose passage were paid for out of the Emigration Fund. The lists typically give passengers' names, and most give ages, occupation and marital status, while some give county of origin. Not all lists have survived.

 

The lists are grouped into years and then arranged numerically within each year. An alphabetical name index for lists dating between 1845 - 1886 is available - Index to Official Passenger Lists.

 

Please note that no lists are held for 1887.

 

1888 - 1931

 

These records are the official passenger lists arriving in Port Adelaide from overseas. The lists include ship's name, master's name, tonnage, where bound, ports of embarkation and disembarkation, names of passengers, age (adult or child), occupation, nationality and number of passengers.  Lists may contain names of passengers disembarking at Australian ports other than Adelaide.  Not all lists have survived. 

 

The lists are grouped into years and then arranged numerically within each year. An alphabetical name index for lists dating between 1888 - 1924 is available - Index to Official Passenger Lists.

 

Year Title Description Download
1865 Matilda Atheling 1/1865 - Matilda Atheling PDF
1865 Queen Bee 2/1865 - Queen Bee PDF
1865 Clara 3/1865 - Clara PDF
1865 Burlington 4/1865 - Burlington PDF
1865 Coldstream 5/1865 - Coldstream PDF
1865 Peeress 6/1865 - Peeress PDF
1865 Norman Morrison 7/1865 - Norman Morrison PDF
1865 Cornwallis 8/1865 - Cornwallis PDF
1865 Electric 9/1865 - Electric PDF
1865 Adamant 10/1865 - Adamant PDF
1865 Lady Milton 11/1865 - Lady Milton PDF
1865 Lincoln 12/1865 - Lincoln PDF
1865 Maori 13/1865 - Maori PDF
1865 Gosforth 14/1865 - Gosforth PDF
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