This is a list of free Papua New Guinea Genealogy Records online at FamilySearch.

 

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Birth Marriage and Death records #OnGenealogy

Papua New Guinea Birth, Marriage, & Death Records

 

Papua New Guinea Birth, Marriage, & Death Records

Papua New Guinea – Papua New Guinea, Birth Records, 1888-2004, index & images

Papua New Guinea – Papua New Guinea, Vital Records, 1867-2000, index & images

Papua New Guinea – General register of births, entered 1948-1967

Papua New Guinea – Marriage records, 1892-1980; indexes 1892-1978

Papua New Guinea – Native death certificates, 1964-1969

Papua New Guinea – Papua New Guinea Births, 1888-2004

Papua New Guinea – Papua New Guinea Deaths, 1888-2005

Papua New Guinea – Papua New Guinea Marriages, 1892-1995

Papua New Guinea – Papua New Guinea, Medical certificates of perinatal deaths, 1967-1989

Papua New Guinea – Papua New Guinea indexes to births, marriages and deaths, 1884-1979

Papua New Guinea – British New Guinea card index of deaths, 1888-1906

Port Moresby – Transcripts of church records, 1873-1932

 

 

 

Cemeteries

Duke of York Islands – Notes made on pioneer graves in cemeteries near Rabaul, New Britain, and in the Duke of York Islands, 1878-1931

Port Moresby – Cemetery register, 1969-1982

Rabaul – Cemetery inscriptions of Rabaul, New Britain

Rabaul – Cemetery transcriptions : Australia, New Guinea, Society Islands, and Devon, England, 1767-1982

Rabaul – Notes made on pioneer graves in cemeteries near Rabaul, New Britain, and in the Duke of York Islands, 1878-1931

 

 

Guardianship

Papua New Guinea – Papua New Guinea, Adopted childrens’ registers, 1948-1994

 

 

Wills & Probate Records

Morobe Province – Papua New Guinea miscellaneous documents, 1885-1964

 

 

 

 

 

Residence records census land migration voting taxation #OnGenealogy

Papua New Guinea Residence Records

 

Census Records

Papua New Guinea – Tax-Census of 1959

Papua New Guinea – 1980 national census : preliminary field count

 

 

 

 

Emigration, Immigration, and Migration Records

Papua New Guinea – Territory of Papua and New Guinea immigration records, 1940-1960

 

 

Land and Property Records

Papua New Guinea – Family genealogies and land claims with genealogies

Central Province – Notes on native land custom, Port Moresby region

East New Britain Province – Notes on Tolai land law and custom

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Blanche Bay – Papua New Guinea miscellaneous documents, 1885-1964

Dobu – Diary, 1892-1896

Duke of York Islands – Papers relating to the New Guinea islands, 1882-1939

Robinson River Plantation – Papua New Guinea miscellaneous documents, 1885-1964

Tench Island – Papua New Guinea miscellaneous documents, 1885-1964

Tingwon Island – Papers relating to the New Guinea islands, 1882-1939

 

 

East New Britain Province – Primitive peoples and “their idyllic” way of life : with special regard to the early conditions of the eastern tribe of the Gazelle Peninsula in the Bismark Archipelago (New Pomerania)

Northern Province – Notes sur les Moeurs et Coutumes des Fujuges, specialement des Tribus d’Alo et Sivu

West New Britain Province – Nakanai patrol reports, 1929-1930

 

Minorities

Papua New Guinea – Deutschstämmige in Ungarn, Australien, Neu-Guinea und Neuseeland, 1750-1943

 

Native Races

Papua New Guinea – Anthropological report (Territory of New Guinea)

Papua New Guinea – Papua New Guinea miscellaneous documents, 1885-1964

Papua New Guinea – Two years among New Guinea cannibals : a naturalist’s sojourn among the aborigines of unexplored New Guinea

Central Province – Notes sur les Moeurs et Coutumes des Fujuges, specialement des Tribus d’Alo et Sivu

New Ireland Province – Papua New Guinea miscellaneous documents, 1885-1964

Northern Province – Notes sur les Moeurs et Coutumes des Fujuges, specialement des Tribus d’Alo et Sivu

 

 

Beipa – Genealogies of the people at the Roman Catholic Mission station of St. Paul the Apostle at Weipa, Mekeo District, Papua, beginning in 1904

Central Province – Mekeo genealogies

Central Province – Notes on native land custom, Port Moresby region

Inawe – Mekeo genealogies

Nabuapaka – Roro genealogies, ca.1910-1950

Tsiria – Roro genealogies, ca.1910-1950

 

 

Government & Legal

Papua New Guinea – New Guinea gazette

Papua New Guinea – Territory of Papua Government Gazette

Papua New Guinea – Annual report on British New Guinea

Papua New Guinea – Annual report on German New Guinea for the German Colonial Office & addenda

Papua New Guinea – Index to “Government Gazette…”

Papua New Guinea – Papua. Annual report

Papua New Guinea – Report to the Council of the League of Nations on the administration of the Territory of New Guinea

Papua New Guinea – British New Guinea Government Gazette

Papua New Guinea – Territory of Papua Government Gazette

 

 

History

Papua New Guinea – A chronological history of Papua New Guinea, 1494-1922

Papua New Guinea – Papers, 1882-1905

Papua New Guinea – Some expatriates of Papua New Guinea : an index for family historians

East New Britain Province – Papers, 1882-1905

Manus Province – Papers, 1882-1905

New Ireland Province – Papers, 1882-1905

West New Britain Province – Papers, 1882-1905

 

 

Language

Papua New Guinea – Elements de grammaire et de syntaxe de langue de roro

Papua New Guinea – Gramm. mekeo

Papua New Guinea – Grammaire kuni

Papua New Guinea – Mekeo grammar

Papua New Guinea – Petite grammaire de fujuge

Papua New Guinea – Dictionnaire de Mekeo

Papua New Guinea – Dictionnaire français-pokao & roro

Papua New Guinea – Dictionnaire roro-francais

Papua New Guinea – Kuni-French dictionary

Papua New Guinea – Langue de pokao

Papua New Guinea – Roro-French dictionary

Basilaki Island – Vocabulary of Bohilai, language of Basilaki Island, China Strait, Papua

Duke of York Islands – Dictionary and grammar of the Duke of York Island language, New Britain Group

East New Britain Province – Dictionary of New Britain dialect and English : and of English and New Britain : also a grammar

Papua New Guinea, Trobriand Islands – Biga Boyowa : a national study of the Trobriand Islands language

Papua New Guinea, Trobriand Islands – Vocabulary of Biga Boyowa, the language of the Trobriand Islands

West New Britain Province – Dictionary of New Britain dialect and English : and of English and New Britain : also a grammar

 

 

Magazines and Periodicals

Papua New Guinea – Asian survey

Papua New Guinea – British New Guinea Government Gazette

Papua New Guinea – Report to the Council of the League of Nations on the administration of the Territory of New Guinea

Papua New Guinea – Territory of Papua Government Gazette

Papua New Guinea – Index to “Government Gazette…”

 

 

Newspapers

Papua New Guinea – Government gazette, British administration German New Guinea

Papua New Guinea – Government gazette, British administration German New Guinea

Papua New Guinea – New Guinea gazette

Rabaul – Government gazette, British administration German New Guinea

Yule Island – ‘Ebe Kapana

 

 

Public Records

Papua New Guinea – Patrol and other reports, 1936-1949

Papua New Guinea – Village registers for Papua New Guinea, ca. 1930-1965

Central Province – Annual reports of patrols in the Kairuku Distict, 1924-1937

Central Province – Patrol report of Abau Station, 1934-1935

Central Province – Patrol reports of the Goilala or Kambisi Station, 1930-1940, 1946-1947

Central Province – Patrol reports of the Port Moresby Station, 1928-1932, 1942

East New Britain Province – Nakanai patrol reports, 1929-1930

East Sepik Province – Patrol report of the Sepik District, 1931-1935

Gulf Province – Lakekamu Goldfield patrol, 1930-1931

Gulf Province – Patrol reports of the Kerema Station, 1923-1936

Gulf Province – Patrol reports of the Kikori Station, 1912-1936; index 1912-1942

Madang Province – Patrol and other reports, 1936-1949

Milne Bay Province – Reports from the Baniara Station, 1920-1941

Morobe Province – Patrol and other reports, 1936-1949

New Ireland Province – Patrol and other reports, 1936-1949

Simbu Province – Patrol and other reports, 1936-1949

Western Province – Patrol reports of the Daru Station, 1903, 1911-1936

West New Britain Province – Nakanai patrol reports, 1929-1930

West Sepik Province – Patrol report of the Sepik District, 1931-1935

 

 

Religious History

Dobu – Diary, 1892-1896

East New Britain Province – Member reminiscences, 1970-1973

East New Britain Province – Miscellaneous papers, 1882-1967

Trobriand Islands – Papers, 1883-1941

Umboi Island – Material re mission to Woodlark & Rook Is., 1845-1860

Umboi Island – Material re mission to Woodlark & Rook Is., ca. 1840-1892

Umboi Island – Material re mission to Woodlark & Rook Is., ca. 1848-1855

West New Britain Province – Member reminiscences, 1970-1973

West New Britain Province – Miscellaneous papers, 1882-1967

Woodlark Islands – Material re mission to Woodlark & Rook Is., 1845-1860

Woodlark Islands – Material re mission to Woodlark & Rook Is., ca. 1840-1892

Woodlark Islands – Material re mission to Woodlark & Rook Is., ca. 1848-1855

 

 

Religious Records

 

 

Social Life and History

Papua New Guinea – The Melanesians of British New Guinea

 

 

Yearbooks

Papua New Guinea – Annual report on British New Guinea

Papua New Guinea – Papua. Annual report

 

 

 

 

 

Military records Wars Veterans #OnGenealogy

Papua New Guinea Military History

 

 

East New Britain Province – Member reminiscences, 1970-1973

West New Britain Province – Member reminiscences, 1970-1973

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