In-Library Resources

Family History

ancestry library  

Ancestry Library Edition is a database that you can access for FREE while you are at the Feilding Library to help you in your family history search.

It has unparalleled coverage of New Zealand and the United States and United Kingdon, including cencus, church, court and immigration records, as well as record collections from Canada, Eurpoe, Australia and other areas of the world.

Click here to access Ancestry Library Edition

 
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We are an affiliated member of FamilySearch.

When you are using this site at the Feilding Library your search will return greater results than searching at home.

Click here to access FamilySearch

 

On Microfilm

 

Feilding Gardian and Feilding Star from 1879 to 1934.

You can also search the Star on Papers Past

 

On Microfiche

 

New Zealand Death Index 1840 - 1980

New Zealand Birth and Marriage Index from 1840 - 1990. You can search for older records online at www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz.

New Zealand Cemetery records to 2009

Shipping indexes

 

On Computer

  Stones Directories - These function in much the same way as a telephone directory and yellow pages, listing street addresses along with occupations. Regions covered are Dunedin, Otago and Southland; Canterbury, Nelson, Marlborough & Westland; Wellington, Hawkes Bay & Taranaki. The period covered is from the late 19th to the early 20th centuries. The directories are text searchable on the computer located in the Heritage Room.
 

In the Library

 

There are other heritage resources available in the Heritage Room: Local history books, magazines and journals.

 

Historic Photographs

 

We hold over two thousand photographs of Feilding and surrounding districts as hard copies in the Library.

All of these plus more photos, journals, newspapers and snippets can be accessed digitally through feildingheritage.nz