Books and articles I’ve found useful
Ances-Tree: the journal of the Burwood and District Family History society. Articles by Jenny Paterson on the German emigrant ships: excellently researched, informative, fantastic! You must read these if you have mid-19th century German immigrants to Australia.
Argyll 1730-1850: Commerce, Community And Culture. McGeachy, R A A. John Donald Publishers, 2005.
Dorfprozelten am Main Teil II. Veh, G, Benedict Press, 2002 (this is my “bible” for historical research on Dorfprozelten around the time the emigrants came to Australia).
Dorfprozelten am Main: Ein Dorf im Wandel seiner 1000Jährigen Geschichte. Veh, G, Benedict Press 1995.
Emigration and the Labouring Poor: Australian Recruitment in Britain and Ireland 1831-1860. Haines, R, St Martins Press, Basingstoke, 1997.
From East Clare to Eastern Australia: the Parish Priest, the Middle Men and the Emigrants. Cass, P. Published in the Proceedings of the 11th Australasian Congress on Genealogy & Heraldry, Darwin, 2006.
Farewell My Children: Irish Assisted Emigration to Australia 1848-1870, Reid, R. Anchor Books, Sydney 2011.
Grassroots Queenslanders: The Kunkel family. Cass, P, self-published, Brisbane, 2003. Winner of the Alexander Henderson Award 2004 from AIGS and joint winner of the QFHS prize for family history 2004.
Jondaryan Station: the relationship between pastoral capital and pastoral labour 1840-1890. Walker, J, UQP Brisbane, 1988.
Life and Death in the Age of Sail: the passage to Australia. Haines, R, UNSW Press, Sydney, 2003.
Mapping the Great Irish Famine. Kennedy L, Ell P S, Crawford, E M, Clarkson L, (eds), Four Courts Press, Dublin, 1999.
Oceans of Consolation. Fitzpatrick, D. Melbourne University Press, Melbourne 1995.
Richard Griffith And His Valuations Of Ireland. Reilly, J R. Clearfield Company, Inc, 2000
The End of Hidden Ireland. Scally R J. Oxford University Press, Oxford, 1996.
They weren’t all Lutherans – A case study of a small group of German Catholics who emigrated to Australia from Dorfprozelten, Bavaria. Cass, P. Published in the Proceedings of the 11th Australasian Congress on Genealogy & Heraldry, Darwin, 2006.
More to come in due course.