The Ryerson Index

to death notices and obituaries in Australian newspapers

Ryerson Index software

The Ryerson Index

The Ryerson Index is an index of death notices appearing in current Australian newspapers. It also includes some funeral notices, probate notices and obituaries. It is an invaluable resource for genealogical research of people who died in Australia.

The Ryerson Indexer program

The Ryerson Indexer software is designed to simplify the collection of data for the Ryerson Index, entering death and other notices from various publications, and getting them ready for sending to the Index Coordinator.

Click here to download the current Ryerson Indexer program v7.0.0.4.

Click here to see the Ryerson Indexing Instructions.

Click here to see the Instructions for indexing digital-only notices.

Click here to see the Instructions for indexing notices from Funeral Director websites.