Queensland Brands Directory 1920-21
Queensland Brands Directory 1920-21. 1920. Did your ancestors in Queensland own horses or cattle? Have you thought of looking the the Brands Directories for more information on them? These are a unique,
but incredibly useful source for genealogical information, when looking for those who had stock. What is a horse and cattle brand? Those who had horses or cattle, branded them with a unique symbol and/or letters. This identified who the animal/s belonged to. This large volume contains many tens of thousands of such brands for those in Queensland from 1920 to 1921. What information can be found from a brand directory? You will can find an image of the brand registered, earmark registered, cheek brand, or symbol, name of owner, address of owner, and sometimes the certificate number. Divided into several sections including: Instructions and rules of branding List of brands registered to public pounds and government departments Lists of brands separated into brand structure: i.e. letters, numbers, symbols and their combinations. etc. Lists of brands that have also been registered in New South Wales Alphabetical list of names of owners The sections are divided into types of brands and are ordered alphabetically or numerically for easy searching.