What you will find in this book



1 Counting the people

2 The Victorian censuses 1841-1901

3 The 1911 census

4 Why canít I find my ancestors?

5 The census online

6 Online search techniques

7 Free census indexes online

8 Ancestry

9 Findmypast

10 TheGenealogist, RootsUK & UK Census Online

11 Origins

12 Genes Reunited & 1901censusonline

13 MyHeritage

14 ScotlandsPeople

15 Ireland

16 The Censuses on CD-ROM and DVD

17 Using the census on microfilm

18 Citing census records

19 Census documentation

Appendix A: Comparison of data services

Appendix B: List of UK census dates

Reading and websites


plus: Case studies throughout

This page was last revised by Peter Christian, July 16 2014.
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