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Queensland - Archival Series

Enrolment Books (1901 - 1935)

Tufnell Home

Reference No
Series 6
Legal Status
Anglican Diocese of Brisbane Records and Archives Centre reference number

The Enrolment Books in this Series were created by Tufnell Home. They consist of two brown marble-coloured quarto exercise books, and two purpose-printed books with black cloth spine. The layout of the books is one page per child/family, with details hand-written in blue or black ink. Information in the Enrolment Books includes: name; date of admission; place of birth; date of birth; name of parents; address; religion; health; terms of admission and remarks. Quantity: four books.


Access Conditions

If you would like to find out about your time in 'care' at the Tufnell Children's Home, or access personal files, contact the Anglican Diocese of Brisbane Records and Archives Centre. The Anglican Diocese of Brisbane Records and Archives Centre allows for amendments to be inserted into the files, if requested, after verification or appropriate declaration. There are no charges to Forgotten Australians for the use of research facilities, replacement copies of certificates, and photocopies.


Online Resources

Prepared by: Ann McCarthy