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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. Henry Rowland Marsden on census?

    Can anyone find Henry on the census? I have tried with no success. Background He came from Leeds (born there? unsure) married his cousin Sarah Hawlings (of Hanley Stoke-on-Trent) there on 1 May 1845 which gives his fathers name as John. Soon after he and his wife left for America but returned in...

    Started by Zen Rabbit‎, 13-04-2014 8:46 PM
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    14-04-2014, 9:09 PM Go to last post
  2. 1891 Census

    Hi: I hope this doesn't seem odd, but I'd like to enlist the assistance of researchers with more experience than me with a problem I have with the census return for Margaret Karney in 1891; she has three children, Mark, Andrew & Ellen, and is a widow who was born about 1833 in Ireland. The...

    Started by patk‎, 12-04-2014 5:51 AM
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    12-04-2014, 9:07 AM Go to last post
  3. Macdonald London

    I recently had the opportunity to go through a suitcase of photos and among them were two photos of particular interest. One appears to be the marriage photo of William Pearce and his new inlaws (1919). Another photo is inscribed (on the back!) Horace Macdonald son of James MacDonald and...

    Started by DBCoup‎, 15-01-2014 10:18 PM
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    07-04-2014, 9:38 PM Go to last post
  4. 4th Duke of Sutherland in census?

    Some of my ancestors worked for the dukes of Sutherland and want to find them in the census. I had intended to start with the 4th Duke, Cromartie Sutherland-Leveson-Gower, and work backwards, but I can't find them!! Any help please?

    Started by awalters46103‎, 28-03-2014 8:50 PM
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    30-03-2014, 12:19 AM Go to last post
  5. Walter B Mahoney

    I'm looking for a Walter T Mahoney born about 1858 in Greenwich. I've found him on the 1861 and 1871 census living with father John and Mother Margaret. John was born in Cork. I can't seem to find him on the 1881 or the 1891 census. He married Elizabeth Evans in 1889. I did pick Walter up again on...

    Started by Susan Kitchen‎, 26-03-2014 1:35 PM
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    26-03-2014, 7:50 PM Go to last post

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