Find your ancestors in Queensland Government Gazette 1905

The Government Gazettes are a unique, useful and extremely fascinating resource for local, family and social historians and researchers in other fields throughout Australia. They were published by the government as a means of communication to officials and the general public and therefore contain information that is of great use in establishing an image of Australia and its people in the past.

The 1905 Queensland Government Gazette has information regarding:
Appointments, promotions and resignations for
Civil and Public Service
Trustees of cemeteries, cricket grounds, Grammar schools &c.
Magistrates and Justices of the Peace
Members of Boards and Committees
Dissolution of business partnerships
Errors in deeds
Government Acts and Proclamations
Intestacy returns and notices
Insolvency notices
List of rents of holdings and rents on occupation licenses
Licences – including auctioneers, wholesale spirit dealers, licensed victuallers, billiard licenses, fishing and tobacco licenses
Lists of unclaimed letters
Patents and inventions
Probate notices
Professional lists including medical practitioners, chemists, ministers of religion, auditors, surveyors
Transmissions of real estate by death
Trademark registrations
Other – including road closures, unclaimed property and tender notices
HIS Excellency the Lieutenant-Governor, with the advice of the Executive Council, has been pleased to accept the resignations tendered by HENRY PONTING, JOHN DALE, RICHARD WALTER SCOUGALL, STEWART CRUMBY CUNNINGHAM, and JAMES CONNOR of their appointments as Trustees of the Reserve for Cricket Ground and Recreation purposes, in the parish of Tiaro, described in Proclamation dated 28th October, 1880.