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Offline Laura

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1881 census- completed
« on: Thursday 30 December 04 10:24 GMT (UK) »
Hi all

i have been following one line of my family but i cant seem to find them in the England 1881 census and believe they could have been over in Ireland but i have no idea how to start to find then in the 1881 census?

can somebody help?
Burtenshaw, Cumming, Wilson, Mellor, Hogg, Potter

Offline florencenightmare

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Re: 1881 census
« Reply #1 on: Tuesday 11 January 05 21:56 GMT (UK) »
Hi Laura,Sorry i have'nt got the answer for you but i have the same problem and wondered if you'd been able to find anything out yet?? ;D
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Re: 1881 census
« Reply #2 on: Tuesday 11 January 05 23:49 GMT (UK) »
Hi Laura

Can you post the details of the family you are after.  Hopefully someone will be able to help you .

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Re: 1881 census
« Reply #3 on: Wednesday 12 January 05 00:26 GMT (UK) »
Unfortunately there is no 1881 census for Ireland... hence us having the 1901 and the 1911 ahead of most...

All the census returns prior to 1901 were destroyed in a fire in 1922...

there are some fragments available but not many...

sorry to be the bearer of bad news... :(

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Re: 1881 census
« Reply #4 on: Friday 14 January 05 08:43 GMT (UK) »
Thanks Mo,I did'nt realise that....just my luck.. ;D
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