Palmerston North Adoption case files   (20750)
1882? - 2003  range held: 1916 - 1950


GENERAL


The files in this series contain legal papers, correspondence, affidavits of character and means of adoptive parents, copies of birth certificates and sometimes copies of marriage certificates relating to the adoption of children through the Palmerston North Magistrate's Court .


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Dates of Holdings : 1916 - 1950
Location of Holdings : Archives New Zealand, Head Office, Wellington
Access : Restricted  see more …


Mandates

CREATED BY
  • Adoption Act 1955
  • Adoption of Children Act 1881
  • Adoption of Children Act 1881 Amendment 1885
  • Adoption of Children Act 1895
  • Guardianship of Infants Amendment Act 1927
  • Infants Act 1908
  • Infants Amendment Act 1950
Archives NZ description type : Series (see more about description types)
Version Number: 2
Date Approved: 01/03/2018