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Agency:
Anglican Diocese of Tasmania
Agency Number:
Start Date:
01 Jan 1809
Description:
Consolidated registration for Anglican Diocese of Tasmania which is the controlling agency for all the separate churches in the state.

The cathedral church of the diocese is St David's Cathedral in Hobart. On 21 August 1842, Tasmania became the first independent Anglican diocese in Australia by Letters Patent under the Great Seal of Queen Victoria and Francis Nixon was appointed first Bishop of Tasmania. Tasmania is the oldest continuing diocese in Australia.

Copyright in all records retained by the Anglican Church, Diocese of Tasmania
Information Sources:
"Our Heritage of Anglican Churches in Tasmania" by Dorothea I. Henslowe and Isa Hurburgh; Anglican Church in Tasmania website
Functions Performed:
Religion
Controlled Agencies:
Anglican Parish of St John's, Launceston (NG748)01 Feb 1811

Anglican Parish of Hagley (NG2280)01 Jan 182331 Dec 1992

Anglican Parish of Sorell (NG432)03 Jul 182501 Jan 1990

Anglican Parish of St Matthew's, New Norfolk (NG489)01 Jan 1826

Anglican Parish of Longford/perth (NG970)01 Jan 1829

Anglican Parish of Kempton (NG356)01 Jan 1830

Anglican Parish of Campbell Town (1) (NG1190)01 Jan 183302 Jul 1879

Anglican Parish of Ross (1) (NG2318)01 Jan 183302 Jul 1879

Anglican Parish of Holy Trinity, Hobart (NG349)31 Oct 183331 Dec 2007

Anglican Parish of Brighton (NG751)01 Jan 1834

Anglican Parish of St Johns, New Town (NG656)01 Jan 1835

Anglican Parish of Richmond (NG493)13 Dec 183501 Jan 1990

Anglican Parish of St. George's, Battery Point (NG1160)01 Jan 1836

Anglican Parish of Westbury (NG2282)01 Jan 183631 Dec 1992

Anglican Parish of Evandale (NG3690)01 Jan 1837

Anglican Parish of Oatlands (NG2238)01 Jan 1837

Anglican Parish of Hamilton (NG2075)08 May 1838

Anglican Parish of Bothwell (NG613)01 Jan 1839

Anglican Parish of the Huon (NG3485)01 Jan 1839

Anglican Parish of Macquarie Plains (NG2099)01 Jan 1840

Anglican Parish of Fingal (NG826)01 Sep 184131 Dec 1994

Anglican Parish of George Town (NG642)01 Sep 184101 Nov 2005

Anglican Parish of the Channel (NG1931)01 Jan 1842

Anglican Parish of Stanley (NG884)01 Dec 184201 Jul 1983

Anglican Parish of Holy Trinity, Launceston (NG1735)27 Dec 1842

Anglican Parish of Carrick (NG860)01 Jan 184331 Dec 1992

Anglican Parish of Buckland (NG1153)27 Mar 1844

Anglican Parish of West Hobart (NG1241)01 May 184513 Sep 1998

Anglican Parish of Franklin (NG876)01 Jan 1846

Anglican Parish of Glenorchy (NG640)28 Feb 184724 Nov 1990

Anglican Parish of St Leonards (NG2444)18 Apr 1847

Anglican Parish of Sandy Bay and Taroona (NG1718)24 Aug 1847

Anglican Parish of Latrobe (NG686)27 Nov 1850

Anglican Parish of Lindisfarne (NG2173)01 Jun 1852

Anglican Parish of Clarence (NG334)01 Jan 1853

Anglican Parish of Burnie (NG1473)27 Mar 1853

Anglican Parish of Devonport (NG3383)01 Jan 185401 Jan 1959

Anglican Parish of St Paul's , Launceston (NG472)15 Oct 185405 Oct 1975

Anglican Parish of All Saints, South Hobart (NG354)01 Jan 1855

Anglican Parish of Deloraine (NG1587)31 Mar 1859

Anglican Parish of Ulverstone (NG447)01 Nov 1867

Anglican Parish of St Helens (NG2783)01 Jan 1875

Anglican Parish of Campbell Town & Ross (1) (NG2328)02 Jul 187917 Mar 1903

Anglican Parish of Beaconsfield (NG2524)10 Jul 188131 Dec 1941

Anglican Parish of Scottsdale (NG1703)01 Jan 1882

Anglican Parish of Waratah (NG3264)01 Jan 188331 Dec 1996

Anglican Parish of Geeveston (NG900)01 May 1883

Anglican Parish of King Island (NG360)01 Feb 1886

Anglican Parish of St Georges, Invermay (NG3448)01 Aug 1887

Anglican Parish of Penguin (NG1063)27 Nov 1889

Anglican Parish of Claremont and Chigwell (NG2322)01 Jan 1890

Anglican Parish of the West Coast (NG1475)01 Jan 1890

Anglican Parish of Furneaux Islands (NG595)01 Jan 1891

Anglican Parish of Derby/ringarooma (NG1397)01 Jan 190231 Dec 1984

Anglican Parish of Campbell Town (2) (NG2329)17 Mar 190331 Dec 1970

Anglican Parish of Ross (2) (NG2327)17 Mar 190331 Dec 1970

Anglican Parish of Kingston (NG3461)01 Jul 1907

Anglican Parish of Circular Head (NG2140)01 Jul 1910

Anglican Parish of Lilydale (NG3449)01 Jul 1910

Anglican Parish of Smithton (NG3454)01 Apr 1911

Anglican Parish of Lunawanna (NG3446)01 Jan 191226 Jul 1998

Anglican Parish of St James, New Town (NG1204)01 Jan 1916

Anglican Parish of St Marks, Launceston (NG1962)01 May 1917

Anglican Parish of St Mary's, Springfield (NG1253)01 Jan 1923

Anglican Parish of Bruny North (NG3462)05 Apr 193131 Dec 1992

Anglican Parish of West Tamar (NG572)01 Jan 1941

Anglican Parish of Cooee (NG1666)22 Jun 195031 Dec 1989

Anglican Parish of St Peter's, Sandy Bay (NG2478)01 Jul 195131 Dec 1998

Tasmanian Deaconess Fellowship (NG3691)01 Jan 1961

Anglican Parish of Sandford (NG2114)01 Jan 1963

Anglican Parish of Campbell Town & Ross (2) (NG2330)01 Jan 197031 Dec 1994

Anglican Parish of Break O'day (NG2784)

The Anglican Parish of the Southern Midlands (NG2063)

Anglican Parish of Sorell, Richmond and Tasman (NG2942)01 Jan 1990

Anglican Parish of Quamby (NG2281)01 May 1993

Anglican Parish of Northern Midlands (NG2313)01 Jan 1994

Anglican Parish of Dorset (NG989)01 Jan 1997

Anglican Parish of Baywest (NG2166)01 Jan 199831 Dec 2007

Anglican Parish of Wellspring (NG2477)01 Jan 2007
St Davids Cathedral (NG282)01 Jan 1804
Series Created By Agency:
NS373 Parish Registers, Administrative Records and Building Plans of the Anglican Church in Tasmania01 Jan 180931 Dec 1968

NS419 Correspondence Records relating to the Administration of the Church in Tasmania01 Jan 182231 Dec 1922

NS3588 Register of the Clergy Within the Diocese of Tasmania01 May 182531 Aug 1868

NS3567 Deeds and Miscellaneous Documents relating to Land and Property Owned by the Anglican Church, Diocese of Tasmania25 Nov 183109 Sep 1996

AF586 Record of Baptisms Performed - Female House of Correction07 Aug 183313 Jul 1854

NS3593 Ecclesiastical Letter Book04 Nov 183319 Oct 1869

NS3618 Miscellaneous Subject Files17 May 183805 Oct 1988

NS1038 Copies of the General Registers of the Diocese of Tasmania21 Aug 184219 Feb 1938

NS3587 Letters Patent and Privy Seal21 Aug 184223 Jun 1864

NS3613 Register of Churches and Licences21 Aug 184207 Jan 1865

NS83 Miscellaneous Documents20 Nov 184431 Dec 1877

NS3615 Consecration of Churches and Licences to Perform Divine Service21 Sep 184825 Sep 1864

NS3591 Sustenation Fund Letter Book and Terrier20 May 185606 Jan 1873

NS3596 Diocesan Synod of Tasmania, Minutes of Meetings29 Sep 185718 Sep 1947

NS3598 General Register of the Diocese of Tasmania09 May 186728 May 1947

NS3594 Official Record of the Proceedings of the Diocesan Synod of Tasmania27 Feb 187219 Mar 1879

NS3614 Churches Consecration Licence23 Mar 188425 Nov 1896

NS3597 Diocesan Council Minutes30 Aug 188803 Aug 1976

NS3595 Draft Minutes of Synod14 Apr 189627 Apr 1898

NS3368 Photographs01 Jan 190231 Dec 1985

NS6515 Minutes of Meetings of the Northern Ruridecanal Chapter03 Jun 192018 Dec 1975

NS3584 Applications for Faculties and Memorials31 Mar 194716 Dec 1976

NS3570 Lay-Readers Licences03 Jul 194710 Dec 1976

NS3592 General and Institutional Licences04 Aug 194708 Dec 1976

NS3599 Sentences15 Jun 194911 Mar 1973

NS3376 Registers of Services, Montgomery Park17 Aug 195802 May 2008

NS6514 Minutes of Meetings of the Northern Clerical Readinhg Union10 Apr 197022 Sep 1982

NS6517 Minutes of Meetings of the Anglican Book Room Committee15 Oct 198808 Nov 1996