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Family History Links

Wanganui District Council Archives

Local government records including rate roll details, maps and plans.

Open by appointment

Ph (06) 349 0001
Email: archives@wanganui.govt.nz
www.wanganui.govt.nz/archives

Whanganui Regional Museum
Watt Street, Wanganui

Personal, family and local history archives

Open 10am – 1pm Monday – Friday (Archive hours)
Ph (06) 349 1110
Email: info@wrm.org.nz
www.wanganui-museum.org.nz

Family History Centre
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints

Oxford Road, Wanganui

Ph (06) 344 5805
Open hours:
Tues, Thurs 1-4pm
Wed 6.30-8.30pm
Closed during major school holidays.

New Zealand Society of Genealogists Inc

For the national society see their website: www.genealogy.org.nz

Wanganui Branch

The Wanganui Branch is based at the Alexander Heritage & Research Library, with a volunteer available to assist with family research each afternoon from 1-5pm.

Contact address:
NZSG Wanganui Branch
c/o Wanganui District Library
Private Bag 3005
Wanganui Mail Centre
Wanganui 4540

Email: Wanganui@genealogy.org.nz
www.genealogy.org.nz/Wanganui_138.aspx

The Branch meets on the second Monday of each month from February to November at the Alexander Heritage & Research Library from 5pm when library and research facilities available. The guest speaker and the business part of the meeting take place from 6.30pm (approx.) - 8pm

Contact: Frances ph (06) 347 9519

Wanganui Founders’ Society

Early settlers and the history of the settlement of Wanganui

Ph (06) 348 8401
c/o 10 Hillside Terrace
Wanganui

Wanganui Collegiate School – Museum and Archives
Liverpool Street, Wanganui

Education and school records, person papers, art & literature, military records. Open by appointment.

Ph (06) 345 2634

Private Bag 3002
Wanganui Mail Centre
Wanganui 4540

Email: wcs_museum@xtra.co.nz

Army Museum Waiouru – Kippenberger Military Archives
State Highway One, Waiouru

Personal papers and military records.

Open: Mon-Fri 10am-12pm, 1-4pm but requires prior arrangement to access the records

Ph (06) 387 6911
Email: archives@armymuseum.co.nz
www.armymuseum.co.nz

Internet Links – New Zealand

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Australian Genealogy

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