Papers relating to settlers in New Zealand

Scope and Content

Miscellaneous documents mainly relating to ships bringing settlers to New Zealand in the 19th century, including passenger lists, photocopies and news cuttings, 1839-1992.

Administrative / Biographical History

Mrs E. McGeehan, Auckland, deposited records concerning ships bringing settlers to New Zealand in the 19th century with Dundee University Archives. Her ancestor Alexander Berry travelled aboard the Indus from Dundee to New Zealand.

Access Information

Open for consultation subject to preservation requirements. Access must also conform to the restrictions of the Data Protection Act and any other appropriate legislation.


Compiled by Jenny Cutts, Scottish Archive Network, and Caroline Brown, University of Dundee.

Other Finding Aids

Descriptive list available at Dundee University Archives. Subject source lists and databases are also available.

Conditions Governing Use

Reproduction is available subject to preservation requirements. Charges are made for this service, and copyright and other restrictions may apply.

Personal Names