The National Archives of Fiji is in the process of compiling the list of names of the Indentured Labourers (Girmitiyas) who arrived in Fiji under the System of Indenture. This list comprises of:
- Girmitiya’s name
- Girmitiya’s father’s name
- Arrival ship name
- Emigration pass number
This is extremely valuable and precious data, and help you to trace and verify your heritage,
This resource is under development and currently runs between A – M.
Its available in two formats :
My sincere gratitude to the National Archives of Fiji for recognizing the importance of making this resource available to us as this will enrich many families hearts with this simple piece of cherished information. My thanks to the many people whose persistence has finally paid off – thank you for embarking on this journey with me since 2006.
These records continue to be of immense informational value, for descendants of the original laborers who are trying to establish or verify their heritage.
National Archives of Fiji