Brands Directory South Australia 1936 Sheep

If your ancestors in South Australia owned sheep then consider searching the Brands Directories for more information. These are a unique, useful source for family historians. Local historians will also find them a great resource, with the ability to easily reconstruct lists of stock owners in their region.

A sheep brand is a unique symbol or combination of symbols and/or letters to identify who the animal/s belonged to.

You will find the following information in these records:

  • An image of the brand registered
  • Certificate number
  • Former brands
  • Name of proprietor
  • Run where the brand is to be used (address)
  • Nearest post town to the run

This volume is divided into three sections:

  • Sheep brands
  • Sheep earmarks and firebrands
  • Alphabetical list of names of owners