Genealogy Resources
for research covering 1800 to 1900

Latter-day Saints' Family History Centre
31 Howick Road
Blenheim, New Zealand
Phone: 03-578-7235
Hours: Tu,10am-4pm, 6:30-8.30pm, W, 10am-4pm

Marlborough Provincial Museum and Archives
Brayshaw Park, Arthur Baker Place
BLENHEIM, New Zealand
Tel (03) 578 1712
Fax (03) 578 1739

Other Museums in Marlborough

Marlborough District Library
Cnr Arthur & Seymour Streets, Blenheim
Phone: +64 3 578 2784
Fax: +64 3 578 2783

The Marlborough District Council administers eight cemeteries
throughout the district: Fairhall, Omaka, Tuamarina, Picton,
Havelock, Seddon, Ward and Mahakipawa.

The Council maintains records for these cemeteries
on a database at their office.

Cemeteries in the area NOT administered by the council include:
Kaituna, Wairau Valley, Upper Wairau/Renwick, Rai Valley,
Maori Island, Te Hora, Waikawa, Mangamaunu, Rapaura Anglican,
Rapaura Methodist, Deep Creek and Manaroa.

Contact details for these cemeteries are available from the council.

Lookup requests for cemetery records can be posted on the New Zealand
Marlborough board at Rootsweb (cut and paste the URL below into your browser

Marlborough Express newspaper
The Marlborough Express has a library/archive room with past
newspapers available on either microfilm or hardcopy. Their
office is open business hours at 62-66 Arthur Street, Blenheim.
Online coverage: 1868, 1873 to 1878, Jul 1880 to 1900

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