An explanation of the referencing used on my website
Italics: Names written in italics indicate an infant or child who died young. There is usually a date of death included.
Cert Held: Used to indicate the relevant certificate is held for the event
Trans Held: Used to indicate an official transcript of the original certificate is held.
Unconfirmed: This indicates that although the information given looks likely to be correct, it is unconfirmed and should not be
treated as fact at this stage.
Private Researcher: Detailss have been found online on another researcher's page.
IGI: International Genealogical Index
BDM/BMD Births Deaths Marriages
SMS: Sydney Morning Herald Newspaper
QA: Queanbeyan Age Newspaper
Most pages will include a lettered referencing system, the key to which is listed at the bottom of the page or by a link.
[a] 1841 census
[b] Marriage cert of Henry Thomas and Margaret Houlihan
[c] Death Certificate of William Houlihan
[e] Private researcher
And don't forget to keep and eye out for