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1841 1851 1871
1861 & 1881
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1891
PLACE

HOUSES
-Uninhabited
or Building
-Inhabited

NAMES
of each Person
who abode
therein the
preceding night

AGE and SEX ##
-Males
-Females

PROFESSION, TRADE,
EMPLOYMENT
or of
INDEPENDENT MEANS

Where Born **
-Whether Born
in same County
-Whether Born in
Scotland, Ireland
or Foreign Parts
__________________
## Ages for over
15s rounded down
to nearest 5 yrs.
eg. 35,36,37,38,
39, all shown as
35.over 60s some-
times to nearest
10
**Y=Yes, born in
county of resid-
ence, N=No, not
born in county of
residence but
born in England
or Wales, I= born
in Ireland, S=
born in Scotland,
F= born abroad.
__________________
June 6th 1841
(15,914,000)
No. of
House Holders
Schedule

Name of Street,
Place, or Road,
and Name or No.
of House

Name and Surname
of each Person
who abode in the
house, on the
Night of the 30th
March 1851

Relation to Head
of Family

Condition

Age of
-Males
-Females

Rank, Profession,
or Occupation

Where Born

Whether Blind or
Deaf and Dumb















__________________
March 30th 1851
(17,928,000)
No. of
Schedule

ROAD, STREET, &c.,
and No. or NAME of
HOUSE

HOUSES
-Inhabited
-Uninhabited (U.)
or Building (B.)


NAME and Surname
of each Person

RELATION to Head
of Family

CONDITION

AGE of
-Males
-Females

Rank, Profession,
or OCCUPATION

WHERE BORN

If
(1)Deaf-and-Dumb
(2)Blind
(3)Imbecile or
Idiot
(4)Lunatic







__________________
April 7th 1861
(20,066,000)
April 2nd 1871
(22,723,000)
April 3rd 1881
(25,974,000)
1.No. of
Schedule

2.ROAD, STREET,
&c.,and No. or
NAME of HOUSE

3. & 4. HOUSES
-Inhabited
-Uninhabited (U.)
or Building (B.)

5.Number of rooms
occupied if
less than five

6.NAME and
Surname of each
Person

7.RELATION to
Head of Family

8.CONDITION as to
Marriage

9. & 10.AGE last
Birthday of
-Males
-Females

12.Employer
13.Employed
14.Neither
Employer nor
Employed

15.WHERE BORN

16.If
(1)Deaf-and-
Dumb
(2)Blind
(3)Lunatic,
Imbecile

or Idiot
__________________
April 5th 1891
(28,999,725)

Except for 1851, / at end of each household, // at end of each building
In 1851, line drawn across first 4 columns at end of building and shorter line after each household.

RFM 10/92

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