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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 9:59 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 10:50 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 10:16 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 8:51 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 11:32 AM
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    27-12-2009, 11:35 AM Go to last post
  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 8:43 AM
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  1. How do I find W. Taylor

    I have a death certificate for the 4th January 1868 death of Elizabeth Brunning at 7 Norfolk Road, Marylebone in Middlesex. The informant is 'W. Taylor. Present at the death.' Same address of Norfolk Road. Elizabeth was a Taylor before she married and so far as I know only had one surviving...

    Started by AudreyF‎, 16-02-2019 3:28 PM
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    17-02-2019, 8:35 AM Go to last post
  2. Confused by 1911 Census Entry

    My Great- Grandfather, Benjamin Leigh was born in Stockport in December 1904, he is found on the census with his family living at 12 Ford Street in Stockport, great find until I started to notice some odd things about the entry - so there are three children listed , Benjamin, Ellen and Joseph in...

    Started by jaimeepage‎, 05-02-2019 12:47 PM
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  3. overseas during 1851 census

    I am struggling to find the 1851 census entry for a John Ayerst, born 1816 in Chatham Kent. In 1841 he was he was ‘gunner in the Royal Artillery’ based at Woolwich Dockyard and in 1861 he was a ‘Merchant Seaman‘ living ibn Middlesbrough, Yorkshire. I have found his wife’s 1851 census record...

    Started by obdavies‎, 27-01-2019 1:35 PM
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    27-01-2019, 8:30 PM Go to last post
  4. Post 1937 address in Thornaby help..

    Hiya, I'm trying to find who was living in an address in 1937.. Can anyone advise how I go about this please?.. Details I have.. Violet Whinifred Bulmer born 1937 Her Mother Emily Bulmer born?? Berth certificate has no father mentioned.

    Started by LadyLisaRaRa‎, 25-01-2019 5:55 PM
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