Oamaru Adoption Case Files   (25063)
c.1885 - current  range held: 1916 - 1962


GENERAL


The files in this series contained legal papers, correspondence, affidavits of character and means of adoptive parents, and copies of birth certificates relating to the adoption of children through the Oamaru District Court .


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Dates of Holdings : 1916 - 1962
Location of Holdings : Archives New Zealand, Dunedin Regional Office
Access : Restricted  see more …


Mandates

CREATED BY
  • Adoption Act 1955
  • Adoption of Children Act 1881
  • Adoption of Children Act 1895
  • Adoption of Children Act 1906
  • Guardianship of Infants Act 1926
  • Infants (Statutes Amendment) Act 1951
  • Infants Act 1908
Archives NZ description type : Series (see more about description types)
Version Number: 1
Date Approved: 22/07/2015