If your ancestors emigrated down under and took up teaching as a career, it's well worth a look. Details include:
- age at the time of hire
- teaching classifications
- employment history with school names and dates
- reprimands and disciplinary actions
- marital status
There are nearly 15,000 teachers indexed in the collection. To search the names visit http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=4889
My new book, Tracing Your Irish Family History on the Internet, is now available from Pen and Sword. My Scottish land and church records ebooks are available at http://www.gen-ebooks.com/unlock-the-past.html, whilst my next Pharos Scottish course, Scottish Research Online, starts Sep 4th - see http://pharostutors.com/details.php?coursenumber=102. Time to smash a few brick walls...!