These websites can be directly accessed using the FreeNet computers in Penrith City Library. You may also access them from home using the addresses given.
Ancestry – For full database access in Penrith City Library, please visit www.ancestrylibrary.com
Ancestry – from home – (search.ancestry.com.au) – This is a limited database with access to the indexes. A paid subscription will give you access to the records.
FamilySearch – Search the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints vast genealogy databases. Create a FREE account first before accessing the records.
FindMyPast – (www.findmypast.com.au) For full database access at Penrith City Library, please visit the Freenet computers.
National Library of Australia’s Trove – Search Australian newspapers and much more
National Archives of Australia – Search the archives for soldiers, migrants and much more
Australian War Memorial
World War 2 Nominal Roll
Ryerson Index – Search for death and funeral notices in the newspapers
Australian Cemeteries Index – Index and photos of cemeteries and graves
Commonwealth War Graves Database – Where deceased solders lie and are memorialized
Place name search in Australia
Society of Australian Genealogists
New South Wales
NSW State Records
NSW Registry of BDM – Search the indexes
Penrith City Library Catalogue – search for local people, places and events
Nepean Family History Society – located at Emu Plains
Blue Mountains Cemetery Register search
Hawkesbury Cemetery and Grave Register
Eastern Suburbs Memorial Park
Macquarie Park Cemetery and Crematorium
Sydney Catholic cemetery burials
HeavenAddress – Deceased memorials
City of Sydney Archives
Sydney Morning Herald Archives – Acess to SMH to 1995 – In the Library only
Geographical Names Register (GNR) of NSW
NSW Historical Land Records Viewer
Australian Capital Territory (ACT)
UK and Ireland