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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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  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. silversmith search 1891 + 1901

    Please can the whizz kids with the census pick up a family of silversmiths for me? I want the occupation information to add to the research I've done on an antique napkin ring I'm giving as a christening present next Sunday. The makers were E J Trevitt and Sons of Birmingham. Father Enoch James,...

    Started by pwholt‎, 20-03-2011 9:55 PM
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    17-03-2018, 6:59 AM Go to last post
  2. 1871 wales cencus

    Hi all Iím looking for the 1871 wales cencus for a Patrick Donovan born abt 1834 in Ireland. His wife Catherine Donovan formerly ( Mcgrath ). They were married in 1859 in Newport wales. They had a daughter Margaret Born 1861 in Newport wales and a son Thomas Donovan born 1866 also in Newport wales....

    Started by C lynch‎, 12-03-2018 5:47 AM
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  3. 1861 census

    Is it possible to search by street name? Sue

    Started by Sumi‎, 01-03-2018 2:21 PM
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    01-03-2018, 5:35 PM Go to last post
  4. Found Devereux REES, but his name is Richard

    Two weeks ago, I started a thread called "Finding Devereux REES", but with the computer glitch this website has suffered, it has disappeared into a black hole. However, the users who helped me, (Christanel, dundee10, geneius & others) were excellent in their advices, and I have now determined...

    Started by RogerWlnz‎, 23-09-2016 4:25 AM
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    25-02-2018, 4:18 PM Go to last post
  5. Same Person, in different locations

    Iím not sure how common this occurrence is but Iíve found an individual twice in the same census, once with their parents and siblings and once with their grandparents. I can envisage how it could happen, simply filled in the census at different times of the day, but is it a frequent occurrence? ...

    Started by obdavies‎, 22-02-2018 11:49 AM
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    22-02-2018, 4:33 PM Go to last post

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