Many of our members have created German specific indexes that are only available in the member's library and often only in hard-copy. This list gives an indication of where to access key indexes that may help in your research.

South Australian Genealogy and Heraldry Society

The Dulcie Love Germanic Migrant Card Index is a hardcopy and digitsed index of approximately 25,000 German migrants to Australia. It is currently only available at the SAGHS Library.

Germanic Shipping Indexes include the names and vessels of the majority of German immigrants to South Australia. This index is in hardcopy only, and available in the SAGHS library.

Research Queries can be posted via the Genealogy SA website.

Lutheran Archives

LA have name indexed their collection of Parish Registers as well as other documents such as parish and church newsletters. Access to the index is available onsite only, however research queries can be sent via This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

LA is currently working on completing a list of all parish registers held, including type and date coverage.