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  1. Sticky Thread Sticky: Occupation Codes for 1911 Census

    Sometimes an enumerator has added a code number beside an occupation. An explanation can be found here

    Started by Sue Mackay‎, 31-12-2013 11:50 AM
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  2. Sticky Thread Sticky: Posting Census Information

    Many sites - both pay-per-view and free sites - claim copyright over the layout of information displayed and also publish terms and conditions of use. Many people use these sites and do not look at any of this. The result is that they post messages in which they simply copy and paste...

    Started by Sue Mackay‎, 27-06-2011 12:16 PM
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  3. Sticky Thread Sticky: Missing bits of censuses

    There have been one or two posts recently which touched on the problem of bits of censuses being missing. For those who didn't know about it, the National Archives catalogue can help to identify many missing chunks. The general method is - 1. On TNA search page, enter 'missing OR wanting'...

    Started by Peter Goodey‎, 17-04-2006 10:51 AM
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  4. Sticky Thread Sticky: Census street indexes 1861 and 1871

    The official street indexes for the England and Wales 1861 and 1871 census have recently been uploaded to Your Archives (hosted by TNA). This may be helpful to anyone whose census provider does not offer an address search facility for those two census years. The street indexes for 1841 and 1851...

    Started by Kerrywood‎, 27-12-2009 12:32 PM
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  5. Sticky Thread Sticky: Census Street Indexes 1841 and 1851

    Kerrywood kindly posted information on on-line street indexes for 1841 and 1851 available at Your TNA. I have repeated the links from the other thread here so that people may find them more easily.

    Started by Sue Mackay‎, 09-04-2009 10:43 AM
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  1. Which one is right

    Hi i was wondering if someone could take a look at two census for me and give me your advice the 1871 census for a Thomas Greeley he was my 2nd gg granddad the first census is the name on this census is spell't Graley CLASS RG10 PIECE 3867 FOLIO 112 PAGE 32 The second is and this is the one i...

    Started by elizabeth.a‎, 26-01-2015 7:59 PM
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    27-01-2015, 5:36 AM Go to last post
  2. Drake Family In The USA and Europe

    I am a new poster, please forgive if I am intruding. I am part of a large mailing list studying the Drake Family surname. Most of the Rootsweb Drake-L are from the USA with but a few exceptions. I can be known as their list instigator. I am prone to stirring up topics that get people thinking. ...

    Started by firehorse1331‎, 11-04-2006 2:26 AM
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  3. Samuel Baylis, hiding in the 1871 census.

    Samuel Baylis, born Ireland ~1821, scene painter or scenic artist, is missing in action from the 1871 census. In 1851 he is living at 106 Gallowgate Street Glasgow. He is head of household and has one of his children with him, plus a dressmaker and her daughter. His second child is visiting...

    Started by Philippa_Harvey‎, 18-11-2012 8:46 AM
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    25-01-2015, 8:45 AM Go to last post
  4. 1841 Address Search on FMP

    Hi all Is there a quick way that I can search the 1841 census for an address on FMP? I have narrowed the database down to censuses only and I have tried to search with or without the name and typed in Whimple under Street and also tried searching with Whimple under keywords but nothing. I...

    Started by Titanicfan‎, 15-01-2015 5:54 PM
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    16-01-2015, 9:20 PM Go to last post
  5. How does this look to you?

    I am 'tracking' Edward James Hume. I have his birth on 29th March 1824 and his baptism on 28th April 1825 in Streatham, St. Leonard. His parents are Edward Hume and Elizabeth nee Winter. Father is a servant and their home address is Clapham. He had an older sister born and died in 1822. I have...

    Started by AudreyF‎, 11-01-2015 7:27 PM
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