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New Zealand Society of Genealogists, Nelson branch

  • PO Box 1879 Nelson 7140
Research Costs
  • Donation of $5 per hour of research
Membership Cost
  • $19.00 single, $27.00 double if NZSG member otherwise $24.00 single,$32.00 double Nelson branch only


New Zealand Society of Genealogists, Nelson branch welcome enquiries regarding the following


Family Announcements 1973 -2006 from Nelson Mail plus more. 

Nelson District Engagements & Anniversaries 1930 - 1936, Marriages 1930 - 1939, Births 1920 – 1939.

Births, Deaths and Marriages from early newspapers 1842 on including Lutheran BDM,

Nelson Death registers 1848-1996,

Nelson & Tasman marriage register 1848-1986, 

Early Maori Births and Deaths.  

1865 Electoral Roll of Nelson city, 1870 Electoral Roll of Nelson city & Waimea District,

Tasman Cemetery Index, Tasman District burials in local authority cemeteries 1857-2006,

The Nelson Directory  1859

Old Nominal Index  1840’s 

The Anglican Registers of Baptism, Marriage and Death from 1843 for Nelson, Marlborough and West Coast.

Headstone transcriptions for Wakapuaka cemetery, Nelson.


Donation of $5 per hour of research, queries to nelsonbranch_nzsg@hotmail.com

The library is open Mondays 1-4pm, Thursdays 10-4pm, Sundays 2-4pm moving to new premises [late 2010] in Trafalgar Street opposite Trailways hotel, Nelson.