The census was taken on the following dates:--
can now be searched on from the counties of: Cambridgeshire, Cornwall, Derbyshire, Devon, Dorset, Essex, Glamorgan, Gloucestershire includes Bristol and suburbs, Herefordshire, Lincolnshire, Monmouthshire, Norfolk, Nottinghamshire, Somerset, Staffordshire, Suffolk, Warwickshire, Wiltshire and Worcestershire.
Cornwall Online Census Project, 1841 Enumerator's Instructions
A census was taken to record those living in a household at midnight on a Sunday
and examples of information contained in an 1841 or an 1851 census by Rod Neep.
England & Wales Census British Origins Counties: Devon, Glamorgan, London-Kent, London-Middlesex, Middlesex (ex Metro), London-Surrey, Surrey (ex Metro) and Wiltshire.
A full index to and digitised images of the original 1871 Census records for the above counties. Further counties will be added on a regular basis. Users with access to CDs of the original records can use this index alongside the CDs.
Local record offices and central libraries hold copies of the 1901 census and more on microform for their local area.
Please note some of these organisations require you to book in advance so calling before a visit is advisable.
GENUKI: UK and Ireland Topics - Archives and Libraries
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First try for Census returns for parish, 1841-1891 in Place Search
Great Britain. Census Office as an Author search gives :-
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Society of Genealogists has many resources for census and parish registers with excellent finding aids
Family Records Centre (FRC) London - on the first floor the National Archives holds the open census returns for the whole of England and Wales and 1891 1881 1871 free access in asociation with Ancestry - pay for print outs.(also at Kew)
with a substantial collection of finding aids
General Register Office for Scotland in Edinburgh - what a brilliant service! by Roy Stockdill
online (transcription without images)
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organised by historic administrative boundaries
The Public Record Office of Northern Ireland (PRONI),
the official place of deposit for public records in Northern Ireland.
PRONI has microfilm of 1901 census
Information about the administration in Northern Ireland.
1911 for Northern Ireland has the same closure for as for England and Wales
The National Archives of Ireland (Bishop Street, Dublin) hold the original census returns for all 32 counties both 1901 and 1911 are open and original fragments of the 19th century census returns.Surviving Irish Census Material
Note the 1911 census of the six counties that became Northern Ireland are not available in PRONI.
The first successfully completed census of Ireland took place in 1821. Unfortunately it,
and almost all the census returns after that up until 1891, were destroyed, either by government order during the First World War or were lost in the destruction of the
Public Record Office in Dublin, in 1922.
A few remnants remain of the 1821 to 1851 censuses, but 1901 is the earliest and most complete census of Ireland that survives. Old age pension records preserve some of the information from the 1841 and 1851 census
|The National Archives of Ireland - Án Chartlann Náisiúnta na hÉireann.|
about irish genealogy and census returns
No manuscript returns survive for 1861, 1871, 1881 and 1891. There are some returns for 1821, 1831, 1841 and 1851 covering parts of counties Antrim, Cavan, Cork, Fermanagh, Galway, King's Co. (Offaly), Londonderry (Derry), Meath and Waterford, and there is a list of names of heads of household in the returns of 1851 for Belfast City and Dublin City (see the list of 19th century census returns in the Reading Room or consult The 1851 Dublin City Census, Chart's Index of Heads of Household CD-ROM compiled and edited by Seán Magee, Eneclann, 2001).
There are also census search forms for each county giving the results of searches made in the returns of 1841 and 1851 for pension purposes (see the separate list for each county available in the Reading Room), and some other copies made from the returns of 1821-1851 (see the list of 19th century census returns - miscellaneous copies and certified copies available in the Reading Room). Indexes on paper listed at the above url
|The 1901 census of Leitrim and Roscommon is available on the web through the Leitrim-Roscommon genealogy site.|
Now complete for Roscommon and Leitrim and the other counties are partly on-line.
their bulletin board
|GRIFFITHS DATABASE |
Griffiths Valuation of Galway, Leitrim, Limerick and Roscommon.
Griffith's Primary Valuation RootsWeb
the amount of tax each person should pay towards the support of the poor within their poor law union Sir Richard Griffith and help from FamilyTreeMaker Online and SearchIreland Householder's Index, County Antrim - Ancestry
were published between 1848 and 1864.
County Clare genealogy Griffith's Valuation 1855 - Surname Index - parish Index
|1901 Irish CENSUS DATABASE|
Dublin City Census 185 British Origins
|1749 ELPHIN CENSUS DATABASE |
under the direction of Edward Synge, the bishop of Elphin for the Church of Ireland.1766 RELIGIOUS CENSUS OF IRELAND PART 1 - Ancestry
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