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However, the information found on certificates varies.Earlier records are likely to have less information.Using our specialised databases you can search for material held by the Library as well as other local cultural institutions.This index comprises headstone transcriptions of 4 significant cemeteries in the Newcastle area: Christ Church Cathedral Cemetery, Tarro Cemetery, Old Wallsend Cemetery and traces of North Waratah Cemetery.
You can use the BDM information you find to follow these links back through your family tree.Working backwards from yourself, you should think of all the family names you know, the year your family members were born, married or died and where they were from.There are two main types of ‘mainstream’ BDM records: civil registrations (which are government records) and parish registers (which are church records).BDM certificates can provide a wealth information beyond just dates and places of birth, death and marriage.
They often include addresses, names of witnesses who might be family members or friends, maiden names or former married names of women, occupations and religions.
These records are known as ‘early church records’ or ‘parish registers’.