Census

What’s In Each Census?

Year Night of Information Given
1841 June 6/7 Dwelling, Name, Age, Occupation, Born in county or not;
if an employer, how many employees
1851 March 30/31 Dwelling, Name, Age, Relation to Head, Marital Status,Occupation, Birthplace (town/parish & county)
1861 April 7/8 same as 1851
1871 April 2/3 same as 1851
1881 April 3/4 same as 1851
1891 April 5/6 same as 1851
1901 Mar 31/Apr 1 same as 1851
1911 Apr 2/Apr 3 same as 1851 plus duration of current marriage and number
of living and dead children born to current marriage, citizenship