Stratford Branch New Zealand Society of Genealogists
Includes New Zealand cemeteries on line and extensive links to immigrant shipping lists
Biographical Register of those who have lived in Central Taranaki.
to open the file below . When you have finished, please File,Save As (call it the surname), before e-mailing
back to us. ( Please Ignore the piece at the bottom about using the back of the page.)
Our Genealogy Research Centre is in the Stratford Community House, 52 Juliet St, Stratford (next to the Anglican Church). (You can find Juliet St on Google maps). Our Research hours are 10-3pm Tuesdays and Fridays and noon-2pm Saturdays. Branch contacts are Lesley (06 765 5154 day) and Carol (06 765 0465 evenings). If you are unable to visit in person e-mail us and we can give you an indication of the material we hold on your family.
Newsletters Click on the link to open in PDF format. If you would like a monthly newsletter e-mailed to you, click on the envelope.
See below for some previous newsletters
Stratford Community House
NB From August 2011, the PDF format is Adobe X. You may need to update your version of Adobe to be able to open the newsletters.
On 28 July 2014, it will be 100 years since the start of World War 1. Our Genealogy Branch will be holding a display at Percy Thomson Art Gallery for 4 weeks from 28 July, commemorating the servicemen and women from Central Taranaki who served in WW1. Click here for more information.
The competition for school students has now closed.