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The death registers of the registrar general as sources for social and demographic history

Durey, M. (1980) The death registers of the registrar general as sources for social and demographic history. Australia 1888: A Journal for the study of Australian History Centred on the year 1888 (6). pp. 88-93.

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Abstract

There can be little doubt that some of the most promising data for socio-historical demographic research can be found in the keeping of each state's Registrar General. Unfortunately, as in Britain, these sources are generally unavailable to the researcher in Australia...

Item Type: Journal Article
Murdoch Affiliation: School of Social Sciences and Humanities
Publisher: Australia 1788-1988: A Bicentennial History
URI: http://researchrepository.murdoch.edu.au/id/eprint/13968
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