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WA Surnames Instructions

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1. WA Surnames List

View the WAGS WA Surnames List here
 
INSTRUCTIONS for submitting your entries
Please follow carefully as failure to do so may result in you having to resubmit your entries.
All submissions are accepted on the basis of a valid email address.
It is the responsibility of the submitter to keep their contact email address current.

Send an email to the: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it  

Place WA SURNAME LIST in your subject line.

Your NAME,  ADDRESS  (State/Country):

This is for our information only, not for publication on the Surnames List.

EMAIL ADDRESS:

Put - SURNAME        LOCATION        PERIOD:

in the body of your email, as shown below. (Use TAB for spaces)

SURNAMES:  Place all surnames submitted in alphabetical order.

LOCATION:  Make a separate surname entry for each location.

PERIOD:        Please place the following symbols in front of the year;

"<"  for "pre" or "before"
">"  for "after"
"-"  for "between" dates
and "c" for "about" or "Circa"

For Example,
pre 1850 would be;                                                  <1850
while after 1850 would be;                                     >1850
dates between 1850 and 1865 would be;          1850-1865
about 1850 would be;                                              c1850
If you are unsure about the dates, for example it is in the 1820's please use the "between" method as above i.e. show it as:     1820-1830

EXAMPLE OF SUBMISSION:  (Use TAB for spaces)
To: Mary Rogers
From: Bill Smith
Subject: WA SURNAME LIST
 
Bill Smith   Newcastle NSW   This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it (email address)

    SURNAME

    BROWN
    BROWN
    GREEN
    LAVENDER
    LAVENDER

    LOCATION

    Fremantle
    Coolgardie
    Geraldton
    Perth
    York

    PERIOD

    >1870
    1900
    1920-1940
    <1840
    1865

     

CHANGE of EMAIL ADDRESS must be made to: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it
All submissions are accepted on the basis of a valid email address.
It is the responsibility of the submitter to keep their contact email address current.

    AMENDMENTS or ADDITIONS to SURNAMES SUBMITTED must also be made to List Compiler.

    Last Updated on Monday, 11 July 2016 16:28

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