Wangaratta Family History Society Inc.

Research Tools

We are currently in the process of relocating from 100 Murphy Street, Wangaratta and as yet do not have a new space finalised however we are continuing to operate remotely, accepting research, general enquiries and appointments through this website, our email, facebook or telephone. Please check our "Contact Page" for updated details.

WFHS Resources

  • DIGGER: Millions of births deaths and marriages (BDMs) – for most Aust states
  • CDs – States and overseas records
  • Thousands of 'Stray' certificates of BDMs in date order
  • Books and Newsletters – local, all states and overseas
  • 350 sets of microfiche - all states and overseas plus reading machines. Cards – thousands of births deaths and marriages noted from local sources.
  • 7000 surname files containing cuttings sourced from local newspapers
  • Books/microfiche/CDs as well as newsletters (hardcopy and electronic).
  • 260,000 names indexed against library books.

Access all of these resources by becoming a member.

For further research you may also find the websites listed on our links page useful. Click here to visit the links page.