Please see the Accessing Restricted Records section for information on how to apply for access to restricted records. The Troop carrying passenger ship "Oxfordshire" , operated by The Bibby Line, became available when the British Government decided to cease troop carrying by sea and opt, istead, for airborne trooping. Northam Railway Station. Chief Surgeon: Angelo Mazzardis I came with my parents to Australia 2nd March 1950 to Fremantle on the ship Fairsea. Thank you so much. Having being born in 1925, he would of been 25 years of age, After repairs in various yards, in March 1951 she went to Antwerpen for conversion into a passenger ship and in August 1951 towed to Genoa for further rebuilding. Western Australia. The lists, which are arranged chronologically, recorded passengers arriving from other Australian states and overseas and can include names of passengers passing through those ports en route to other ports within, and nearby ports outside, Australia. The collection includes ship passenger arrivals, crew lists, air arrivals, and quarantine lists. From 1901 responsibility for immigration passed from the States to the Commonwealth. I have found my Grandfather on this ship, SS Fairsea arriving into Fremantle Before 1948, every passenger ship or aircraft captain provided a list of passengers on their vessel when they arrived. kbriscoe(Jan's daughter) Correspondence added 15 February 2014 Passengers #361-367 HRYHORENKO My mother (Tamara) was passenger 367 on this ship (Fairsea, arr 31/12/1949). The least to expect is the name of "head of household" only, with check marks indicating the numbers and sex, and age grouping of the other members of the party. His passenger number The Turbine Steamship Fairsky was a one-class Italian-styled passenger ship operated by the Sitmar Line, best known for service on the migrant passenger route from Britain to Australia from May 1958 until February 1972. Your link to the past since February 1996! Passenger lists on ships continued until 1965, when cards completely replaced lists for both air and sea travel. The earliest outbound lists are from minor ports (ports other than Auckland or Wellington) and begin in 1886. These lists give the convicts name, borough and date of conviction. Hi Andre. Purchased by Alvion Steam Ship Corporation in 1949, she was converted into a Passenger Liner, and renamed “Fairsea”, and operated as a Passenger Liner and Cruise Ship until 1969 when she was eventually broken up for scrap. All Passenger Lists For 1952 Available at the GG Archives. Sitmar bought the ship and had her refurbished, renaming her "Fairstar". 182 : MCMILLAN, P, G & S: 1963 : FAIRSEA : We came to Australia to have a better life. The passenger lists in BT27 include long-haul voyages to destinations outside Britain and Europe. The changes included a completely remodelled superstructure, with cabin-class accommodation for 596, while the aft holds were fitted out with dormitory style accommodation for another 944. Cameron Additionally, convict passenger lists for some ships can be located among the Colonial Office despatches received by the Governor (Acc 41). 16 Replies to “Ellinis, Fairsea” ari says: Also a former German seaplane tender the Friesenland was purchased from the British Government and converted into a refrigerated ship with limited passenger accommodation and named FAIRSKY (1). Search for your ancestors in free Ships' Passenger lists, Naturalization Records, Palatine Genealogy, Canadian Genealogy, American Genealogy, Native American Genealogy, Huguenots, Mennonites, Almshouse Records, Orphan Records, church records, military muster rolls, census records, land records and more. His passenger number The least to expect is the name of "head of household" only, with check marks indicating the numbers and sex, and age grouping of the other members of the party. a small display at the Old Northam Railway Station in Fitzgerald Street Northam. Search for your ancestors in free Ships' Passenger lists, Naturalization Records, Palatine Genealogy, Canadian Genealogy, American Genealogy, Native American Genealogy, Huguenots, Mennonites, Almshouse Records, Orphan Records, church records, military muster rolls, census records, land records and more. Hi Andre. Augustyn Lasisz              Augustyn & Marianna Lasisz, Identity Card                        Identity Card, Marriage Certificate            Jan Lasisz Birth Certificate Copies of the microfilm have been digitised and indexed by Ancestry.com.au, which you may search on in the State Records Office Search Room, or a Western Australian public library. The level of detail included within passenger lists varies widely. Citizenship records. 616, 617 and 618 with the intended destination of 26 Tooronga Road in East Hawthorn, Victoria, which is an inner city suburb of Melbourne. Individual convicts can be identified using the Fremantle Passenger Arrival Index or the WAGS Convict Lists (Acc 128) Index, both of which are available on microfiche from the State Records Office Microforms Area. arrived alone to Fremantle and went to work in Northam. Subjects: Indexes Immigration and … Lisa Jeffery 1953 SS Sydney 19 February SS Neptunia 2 March SS Fairsea 14 March SS Australia 23 March SS Oceania 13 June SS Sibajak 20 June SS Castel Verde 7 July SS JV Oldenbarnevelt 30 July SS Fairsea 18 October SS Neptunia 19 October Step 5: Search for ships passengers in Ethnic Groups immigrating to America, other miscellaneous ports of arrival, Ships Passenger Lists on NARA microfilm, J.J. Cooke Shipping Agent Records, Castle Garden New York Ships Passenger Lists 1855-1890, Ellis Island New York Ships Passenger Lists 1894-1927 & Naturalization Records Thank you so much. Your link to the past since February 1996! If the record is a police station occurrence book, then the names of passengers will be in the entry for the day of arrival. Chief Engineer: Mario Agrenzano. From about 1946 into the 1960s perhaps one million ‘boat people’ arrived in Australia aboard a range of passenger carrying ships that ranged from as low as 3000 gross tonnes to perhaps 25,000. Taken with a Super 8 movie camera in the sixties, copied onto DVD and from there I ripped it to AVI. Britain and Australia agreed to share the costs of the migrant's passages, as well as the costs associated with developing the settlements.Unfortunately very few records relating to Group Settlement have survived. Passengers on board the S.S. Conte Biancamano, August 1954. Passenger Lists for the Year 1952. The Department's General Correspondence files contain nomination forms for child migrants arriving in Western Australia on board the Jervis Bay (1934), Otranto (1934 and 1935), Ballarat (1934), Oronsay (1934 and 1937), Moreton Bay (1934 and 1935), Baradine (1934) and Balranald (1935). The Fairsea departed Genoa, Italy for her maiden immigrant voyage to Australia on 3 … Reply. I conducted a quick search using the UK National Archives Ancestors Onboard index of UK passenger records www.ancestorsonboard.com, where they link to a search for all ships. This shows that both the Fairsea and the Fairsky sailed to Australia in 1960, six times each (the index only goes up to 1960, later records have yet to be indexed). Correspondence added 14 March 2015 Passengers #1797-1800 SALBOsZ THERE ARE NO PASSENGER LISTS ASSOCIATED WITH THIS DATABASE, THESE ARE ARRIVAL DATES ONLY. As a result passenger list records for the post 1900 period are generally held by the WA Branch of the National Archives of Australia. SS Fairsea 2 October SS Roma 11 October SS Castel Felice 2 November SS Waterman 17 November SS JV Oldenbarnevelt 7 December SS Fairsea 30 December. Above is the first page of the passenger list showing details of the Fairsea. These passenger lists are heavily used by family history researchers and genealogists. For records relating to earlier juvenile immigration check the heading Parkhurst Boys in the Convict Records section. A digital copy of this record is viewable on the website of the National Archives. Early passenger lists appear in the records of the Colonial Secretary's Office (CSO) and in newspapers. Outgoing passenger lists (1890-1960) Other significant collections relating to child migration schemes include: NOTE: Some child migration records held by the State Records Office may have a restricted access period. She was built by Sun Shipbuilding & Drydock Co, Chester USA and launched on March 1, 19 41. My name is (Genoefa) Genny Budas, chairperson of the Northam Army Camp Heritage Immigrant Ships Transcribers Guild World War II Refugees to Australia. 1799 Slabosz Zdzislaw Germany I have found my Grandfather on this ship, SS Fairsea arriving into Fremantle Dates are based on scheduled arrival dates, so they are occasionally off by a day or two due to delays caused by circumstances such as weather. in Australia. There are 120,133 entries in this Index. Vlasov also bought an American C3 ship in 1949, and was rebuilt as the 1,800 passenger FAIRSEA (1). Index file 135 Vessels arriving by year Version 7.0.0001 Last updated 16/11/2008 Fairsea was another converted C3 class ship, originally named Rio de la Plato, a passenger freighter, ordered by Moore-McCormack Lines. See also further information on convict records available from the State Records Office. The Fairsea was a regular sight in Australian waters and made a total of 81 voyages to and from Australia between 1949 and 1969. How To Find Shipping and Immigration Records The crew list then were.. Captain....MASTER.....Avolio MATARESE . The Troop carrying passenger ship "Oxfordshire" , operated by The Bibby Line, became available when the British Government decided to cease troop carrying by sea and opt, istead, for airborne trooping. Correspondence added 6 July 2018 Passenger #1548 BONDARENKO Prior to the completion of Fremantle Harbour in 1898, Albany was a major port of call for ships arriving from overseas and the eastern colonies. Listing Includes Date Voyage Began, Steamship Line, Vessel, Passenger Class and Route. In addition to passenger lists contained within the CSO correspondence it is also possible to identify distinct passenger registers and passenger lists. Under this scheme settlers were to work in small groups to develop a number of dairy farms in the South West of the State. I can continue my search with more information between 1930 – 1950. But in some cases, other lists have information about the travelers’: 1. health 2. religion 3. previous travels to Canada 4. family members 5. and how much they carried in their wallets. Passenger Lists for the Year 1952. She was Panamanian-flagged. I am now in contact with my family in Ukraine after 30 years and I am hoping Fairsea passenger lists show the Gibb family, including future Bee Gees Barry, Maurice and Robin, travelled third class from Southampton to make a new life in Australia. Listing Includes Date Voyage Began, Steamship Line, Vessel, Passenger Class and Route. From the early 1920s to 1973 the Department of Lands and Surveys was responsible for the operation of State assisted migration. References to many of these schemes, particularly for the 1900s-1920s, can be found in the files of the Agent General to London. If you know the name of the ship, this index will be useful to check or confirm the date of arrival. “The passenger list is a list of immigrants arriving at an official port of entry on a particular ship on a given date. please can any one tell me how to find out a passenger lists for the ellenis from greece in 1965 any of the 4 trips the ship did and the dates the ship left greece and arrived in australia. 1800 Slabosz Henryk Germany This is a record of Aletta's voyage on board the Fairsea. please can any one tell me how to find out a passenger lists for the ellenis from greece in 1965 any of the 4 trips the ship did and the dates the ship left greece and arrived in australia. The National Archives of Australia also holds further material relating to the Group Settlement Scheme (as immigration is covered under the Commonwealth jurisdiction). To find out how to obtain information regarding people travelling on a ship please contact us. From about 1946 into the 1960s perhaps one million ‘boat people’ arrived in Australia aboard a range of passenger carrying ships that ranged from as low as 3000 gross tonnes to perhaps 25,000. Above is the first page of the passenger list showing details of the Fairsea. arrived alone to Fremantle and went to work in Northam. These microfilm records of the Immigration and Naturalization Service (INS) include indexes, passenger lists, crew lists and other records for the U.S. ports listed below. Passenger lists are arranged chronologically by arrival of the ship. Looking forward to meeting people who came on that ship and their descendants to Ship Passenger Lists (the 1870s through the 1960s) The GG Archives is a Great Resource for Ship Passenger Lists - USA, Canada, Australia, and Other World Ports, from the 1870s - 1960s. The nomination forms provide name, date of birth and family details in England and Australia. This record is arranged in three parts: A - An alphabetical list of all approved migrants sent to groups with particulars of sailing, establishment, family and whether remained on Group;B - Australians and non-approved migrants on groups as at 30 June 1929, with particulars of family, placing and whether remained on Group; andC - Return of Standard Holdings arranged in Group order, showing occupants, improvements and expenditure.Records for other immigration schemes, such as the War Service Settlement Scheme, can generally be located in the records of the Department of Lands and Surveys through the listings at hardcopy AN 3 finding aid available at the State Records Office Search Room or by searching online. Passenger Lists contained in the GG Archives collection represent the souvenir list provided to the passengers of each cabin class (and other classes). 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