South Australian Pioneer Families

Early arrivals, births & marriages

family surname *

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The pioneer families with the entered surname will be automatically listed under each principal male's arrival information which includes any accompanying wife and children. If unmarried, this may be followed by his marriage. Then, any children born in South Australia will be shown in birthdate order.

This grouping of results may enable you to better visualize the family you're researching and therefore make it easier to construct this branch of your family tree.

Spelling errors and inconsistencies that occur in the original source documents may result in out-of-order search results. Please advise Barry of any such errors at, giving the sources of your information so that he can verify your claims and correct the data.

Note that 'Ade' is frequently used as an abbreviation for Adelaide.

The individual components of this pioneers database give more information on time spans, sources and acknowledgments:—
shipping and passenger arrivals

You may also be interested in the related searchable deaths database.