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Papers of Shirley Tuff, 1980-1997 [manuscript]
Bib ID 896891
Format ManuscriptManuscript
Author
Tuff, Shirley, -2001
 
Access Conditions Available for research. Not for loan. 
Description [1980-1997] 
8.90 m. (16 boxes) + 14 cartons + 1 A3 carton + 1 small carton + 1 oversize carton + 2 oversize fol. packets. 
Summary

MS Acc03.249 comprises indexes, transcripts and research material relating to convict ships. The indexes of passengers on particular ships give details of passengers' fates. Volumes are arranged roughly A-Z by name of ship (14 boxes, 2 cartons).

The Acc04.111 instalment comprises cards bearing names of convicts, ships, and "free" passengers (12 cartons, 1 small carton, 1 A3 carton, 1 oversize carton, 2 oversize fol. packets).

The Acc11.165 instalment comprises Tuff's annotated copies of family history resources, intended to be used with her index cards. They are: The pioneer register, volumes 1-3 and 5-7, published between 1981-1995 by the 1788-1820 Association; and, Census of New South Wales, November 1828, published by the Library of Australian History (Sydney, 1980) (2 boxes).

Biography/History

Shirley Tuff, a Canberra-based genealogist, died in 2001.

Notes

Manuscript reference no.: MS Acc03.249, MS Acc04.111, MS Acc11.165.

Associated materials: Research on convicts transported on the ships Minstrel and Fortune in 1812 and 1813, 1990-1993 MS 8511.

Associated materials: Manning the life line, 1787-1816 MS 8961.

Associated materials: Papers of Shirley Tuff, 1995 MS 8962.

Associated materials: Papers of Shirley Tuff, 1996 MS 8987.

Subjects Tuff, Shirley, -2001 -- Archives.  |  Genealogists -- Australia -- Archives.  |  Convict ships -- Australia.  |  Convicts -- Australia.  |  Ships -- Passenger lists.  |  Transportation of convicts -- Australia -- Indexes.  |  Pioneers -- Australia.  |  Pioneers -- New South Wales.  |  New South Wales -- Census, 1828.  |  Australia -- Genealogy.
Time Coverage 1980-1997 
Occupation Historians.  |  Oral history interviewers.  |  Convicts.  |  Pioneers.
Terms of Use Copying of Shirley Tuff's copyright material permitted for research purposes. 

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