Geelong District: Land Purchasers to 1850

Source of Index Index compiled by Heather Cox, October 1991 - GFHG Document B/LAN/8

Further details of many of these database indexes may be available through the Geelong Family History Group.

Make sure you look at the two Research Options on their website and most importantly follow the link to the GFHG Research Files Catalogue List to check for these or many more indexes and documents.

Source and/or Location of Records
  • Index to Map of the Town of Geelong Comprising the Lands of the Parishes of Gherineghap, Moorpanyal, Barrabool, Duneed, Moolap, Bellarine & Paywit
  • Geelong Family History Group document [B/LAN/8] - full transcript of the entries.  The details are available from the Geelong Family History Group or can be viewed in person in the GFHG library at the Bellarine Historical Society.
  • Map number G104 located at the Geelong Heritage Centre

NOTE: The entries reference a page number in the GFHG document, and NOT a reference to the map.

Explanation of Fields
  • NAME: Name of land purchaser
  • DATE: 1850 [date of map]
  • PLACE: Location of land
  • REFERENCE: Page number in the Geelong Family History Group transcription document [9 pages]
Number of entries Updated: 13th September 2009
  • 531 entries
About the 1850 Map

The map was published by James Harrison in 1850 and shows the location and size of allotments.

Additional information available from the Geelong Family History Group:

  • location of land

Abbreviations used in document:

  • allot - allotment
  • blk - block
  • por - portion
  • sec - section
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Last Updated on Tuesday, 14 July 2020 02:43