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About British censuses in general.

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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. Unhappy Cornwall Census 1851 & 1861 - Penhall's

    I am hoping that a kind and generous person who has access to the 1851 and 1861 Census's can assist. I am tracking a family by the name of PENHALL. There is some confusion and I hope the Census can sort it. Digory Ackerly PENHALL married Ann STEPHENS 7/8/1841. Both were residents of...

    Started by Alan Nancarrow‎, 02-12-2004 9:09 AM
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    20-07-2017, 2:25 PM Go to last post
  2. Lost family 1861 census

    I have hit a small brick wall with the 1861 census address - Church Street Westminster, The family is Spencer. head James Spencer born 1813 Bloomsbury Middlex. Occupation Writer & Painter (Sign Writer possibly). Wife Rachel Spencer nee Smallbone born 1826 Hurst Berkshire. Son William born 1853...

    Started by Mol100‎, 16-07-2017 2:06 PM
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    17-07-2017, 8:28 AM Go to last post
  3. Red face Louisa Woods Upfold (Uppold)

    HI everyone, Hope you're all well. Haven't been bothering you for a long time, because I found my long lost grandfather's family - and they weren't lost. Just the name was spelt incorrectly. Please can some kind person help with a search. I'm trying to find the 1861 Census entry for one...

    Started by SAConnection‎, 22-11-2010 7:25 PM
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  4. Finding a street in a census

    Is there anyway of finding a street in the 1891 census? I have access to a couple of well known genealogy sites so I can see the full census', but I want to find a particular address rather than a name. Is that possible please? Many thanks

    Started by Sharon2109‎, 23-06-2017 5:33 AM
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    23-06-2017, 8:42 AM Go to last post

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