Wanganui Adoption Registers   (21588)
1884? - 2003  range held: 1884 - 1960


GENERAL

The volumes in this series recorded applications to adopt children heard at the Wanganui District Court.  Adoption registers contained details of the parties and child involved in an adoption.

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Dates of Holdings : 1884 - 1960
Location of Holdings : Archives New Zealand, Head Office, Wellington
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Mandates

CREATED BY
  • Adoption Act 1955
  • Adoption Amendment Act 1962
  • Adoption Amendment Act 2000
  • Adoption of Children Act 1881
  • Adoption of Children Act 1881 Amendment 1885
  • Adoption of Children Act 1895
  • Adult Adoption Information Act 1985
  • Guardianship of Infants Amendment Act 1927
  • Infants Act 1908
  • Infants Act Repeal Act 1989
  • Infants Amendment Act 1950
Archives NZ description type : Series (see more about description types)
Version Number: 1
Date Approved: 29/06/2009