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About British censuses in general.

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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 10:50 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 11:16 AM
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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 9:51 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 11:32 AM
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    27-12-2009, 11:35 AM Go to last post
  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 9:43 AM
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  1. Red face KIRBY family Waterloo, Liverpool 1911 census?

    Hi, This is the first time I have posted on this web site. I am very pleased to be here. I am trying to find out anything about the following family, in the 1911 census. They should be in the Liverpool area? ELIZABETH KIRBY Widow Aged 38 years ( she did have a habit of changing her...

    Started by paulinewillow‎, 27-09-2014 2:25 PM
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    10-10-2014, 8:51 PM Go to last post
  2. Help locating 1911 page on Ancestry

    I'm wondering if someone could help me in locating a 1911 census page on Ancestry. I've tried all the variations and ways of finding it that I can think of but without any success. And I'd prefer not to have to troll through thousands of pages looking for it. I'm looking for the entry that I...

    Started by limeyrr‎, 10-10-2014 4:18 PM
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    10-10-2014, 5:30 PM Go to last post
  3. Iris Elfrida Gardiner (b 1906) - in 1911?

    The birth of Iris was registered in Sep Q 1906 in Plymouth. In October 1913 she was adopted as Freda Gardner by a family living in Okehampton. I am looking for her in 1911. It is possible that she may have been in some form of residential care. Her father may have a soldier, missing or killed. ...

    Started by brentor boy‎, 29-09-2014 1:33 PM
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    10-10-2014, 1:49 PM Go to last post
  4. 1911 census lookup please

    I know my gggrandmother was living in Falmouth Cornwall in 1911 and actually died in Budock poorhouse in 1928 but would like to know where she was living in 1911. Can someone possibly look this up for me please? Many thanks

    Started by joycelyn‎, 09-10-2014 8:34 PM
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    10-10-2014, 1:45 PM Go to last post
  5. 1841 Census Shoreditch - James William Bland

    Hi: Wondering if somebody (anybody!) can help. Need to find parents of a James William Bland who got married to Elizabeth Everson in Shoreditch in 1850 (July 1). Would also welcome any information on any Eversons in 1841 census. Thx PS. This Bland is supposed to have descended from a Dr....

    Started by eebrom‎, 26-02-2006 10:50 PM
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    30-09-2014, 12:42 AM Go to last post
  6. 1851 Census ? Elizabeth Stammers bc 1790

    My first post here .. Please help me find the one which is mine ... Elizabeth nee Richmond born Burnham Essex . Her sister was Fanny Richmond died 1865 b Burnham left her money. She had a niece Sarah nee Richmond, Mrs James Mason lived Maldon 1851. So I have found. only one death ...

    Started by cumrew‎, 28-09-2014 11:42 AM
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    28-09-2014, 2:21 PM Go to last post
  7. 1911 Census - Help!

    I have never sussed how to search the census for a particular area. Please would some kind person take a look for me, to find whether this man enlisted under a false name OR married under a false name OR there's an error in the BMD Marriages! I have a WW1 soldier, ALBERT GERALD SCOTT, whose...

    Started by fullscott‎, 27-09-2014 9:45 AM
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    28-09-2014, 10:41 AM Go to last post
  8. William Hedges 1891,1901 lookup request

    It has only just occurred to me that I just might, with luck, get a lead on one of my "unsolveds" I am convinced that William Hedges, his wife Eliza and daughter Annie returned to England from New Zealand. It was only after the death of her parents that Annie returned to New Zealand to stay with...

    Started by DBCoup‎, 20-01-2010 11:03 PM
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    26-09-2014, 2:31 AM Go to last post
  9. 1871 census - Kate Smith TRESLER

    Can someone help with a lookup please? Kate Smith TRESLER died in Aston, WAR in March quarter 1872. Where was she in 1871? And with whom? Many thanks, Delwyn

    Started by Delwyn‎, 28-07-2008 12:50 AM
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