In this instalment of Archives Behind the Scenes, Martyn shows us the treasure trove of information that you can find in deceased estate files.

These files, dating from the 1880s to late 1950s, were created when death duty was payable in NSW and are a financial recordĀ of...

A brief overview of the administration of the collection of death duties - Deceased estate files - and how to find the records.

Not digitised

This index simplifies the process of searching several different deceased estates indexes by combining all indexes into one searchable database.