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  1. Sticky Thread Sticky: 1939 Register 'lookups' forbidden.

    Please note that in common with other commercial offerings the request for, or provision of, 'look ups' is forbidden on this forum. Posters must ensure that only details which can be seen in the free index for the 1939 Register may be quoted. It is OK however to have a link to the record on the...

    Started by timbo58‎, 15-04-2016 10:59 AM
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  2. 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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  3. 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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  4. 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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  5. 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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  6. 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. 1911 Census Help - Fulham/Berkshire?

    Could anyone help me find an Emily Tarry in the 1911 census? I'm presuming that she is alive, as I can't find a death reg, and that she hasn't married, as I can't find a marriage reg either. This is her birth reg from the GRO: TARRY, EMILY - BLISSETT GRO Ref: 1878 M Quarter in...

    Started by morrwilcox‎, 17-05-2017 12:42 PM
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    25-05-2017, 11:54 AM Go to last post
  2. finding an address in 1881 census

    I am trying to find a specific address in London Hackney st John 1881 am I right or wrong in assuming at the front of the census book all streets are specified or are some not written down for whatever reason. Should I be looking through all the census books until I find it?

    Started by Jane Gee‎, 12-05-2017 9:24 AM
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  3. Where was the Howard family in 1881?

    I am looking for my 2nd great grandmother Sarah (Ann?) Howard in the 1881 census. She was born in Poplar around 1870 and her father was Edmund Howard (b. 1833, Spitalfields). Her mother was Elizabeth and it appears she had a sister either called Minnie or Mary. I've had no luck looking under...

    Started by swendeperle82‎, 13-05-2017 1:19 PM
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  4. George Woodward & Family 1891

    I'm having no luck looking for this family in 1891 George Woodward b.1863 Haggerstone,London Mary Woodward b.1864 Strand,London Lily? Woodward b.1884 Bloomsbury,London George Woodward b.1887 St Pancras,London Mary Louisa? Woodward b.1888 Islington,London Ada Woodward b.1890 Islington,London ...

    Started by pattenwalsh‎, 12-03-2011 11:00 PM
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  5. Albino family missing from 1871 census

    I am trying to find the whereabouts of Edwin W Albino and his family in 1871. I have found him in all the other census record from 1851 onwards but no sign of 1871. He married Mary Ann Wells in Basingstoke in 1868 and both his children were born in Basingstoke, the youngest being born in 1869, so...

    Started by swendeperle82‎, 02-05-2017 11:10 AM
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  6. an 1861 census

    Find My Past, with its lovely free access today, doesn't seem to be able to find an 1861 census that Ancestry can find. I wonder if anyone can tell me the relevant reference numbers please ? living together (I think) somewhere in Kent 1861 Harriet Jane Ward born 1812 Adelaide Barbara Ann...

    Started by wimsey‎, 27-04-2017 11:45 AM
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