40th AGM

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AAGRA has just held its 40th AGM. In the course of the AGM, Peter Gill noted that reaching the 40th AGM was a significant milestone and wished to acknowledge the foresight of the founders in 1977 and the efforts of … Read More

The importance of original records

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The importance of looking at the provenance of records. AAGRA’s code of ethics states “ARTICLE IV : In undertaking research, members must try at all times to examine the original, rather than printed sources, and avoid, so far as possible, … Read More

What is a record agent and why do I need one

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A Record Agent specialises in the research of specific records and/or the holdings of specific archives AAGRA, the Australasian Association of Genealogists and Record Agents, has accredited record agents around Australia and in New Zealand. If you cannot get to … Read More

Updated rules of the Association

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In November 2015 AAGRA updated the Association’s rules . These were lodged with Consumer Affairs Victoria in December and approved. One of the most visible changes is that record agents and genealogists who are AAGRA members are entitled to use … Read More