Explore the history of the Hungerfords and associated families who migrated to Australia. See their Irish ancestors and read about the first generations in Australia.

Explore people…

Are you a Hungerford?

After nine generations, there are over 9,000 Australian Hungerford descendants.

Search Australia Hungerford surnames.


Explore the stories and photos of the houses and localities where they lived and worked.

Do you have old photos of these places?  We would love to include copies these in our online galleries. We also enjoying visiting the places where our ancestors lived. Perhaps you have a connection with a place and we can arrange a tour.


Times of drought, war and industrial change had a strong impact on our families and the development of the Australian nation and its economy.

Recently, our members have been working on Hungerfords involved in The Great War. Explore the publications in our online shop, or search the posts.

We’re just getting the website started, so please join in and help build up the stories and photos.