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Pre 1841 population lists
« on: Saturday 25 July 15 22:05 BST (UK) »
Pre 1841 Population Lists which may be of use………….
•   Censuses 1801 – 1831, (mostly found in the kirk session records with a few in the Old Parish Registers).
•   Heads of Families, lists of Heads of Families in the parish, included if known is a fairly complete list of families
•   Examination Lists, adults and older children in the parish examined on their knowledge of the scriptures
•   Visitation Lists, as Examination Lists
•   Historic tax rolls – poll tax; window; clock and watch; commutation; hair powder;  inhabited house shop; male/female servant; cart; carriage; dog; horse -  (National Records of Scotland in E326 and E327

Police Returns, (Glasgow 1841)
Scottish Censuses, population listings, communion rolls, poor lists, tax lists.
http://www.safhs.org.uk/populationlists.asp
http://www.nrscotland.gov.uk/research/guides/census-records/pre-1841-census-records#3
http://www.scottishindexes.com/coverageec.aspx
http://www.myainfolk.com/Resources_files/Scottish_Population_Listings_Pre1841.pdf
http://www.scotlandsplaces.gov.uk/digital-volumes/historical-tax-rolls

http://www.myainfolk.com/Resources_files/Records_of_the_Scottish_Poor.pdf
http://www.google.com/url?sa=t&rct=j&q=&esrc=s&source=web&cd=3&cad=rja&uact=8&ved=0CCoQFjACahUKEwiEmYvFj_fGAhXDNz4KHSiYAN8&url=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.milnergenealogy.com%2Fwp-content%2Fuploads%2F2013%2F01%2FOverlooked-Sources-19%2B20C-Scotland-2013.pdf&ei=jvGzVYSaN8Pv-AGosIL4DQ&usg=AFQjCNHkDyog6ggNCAYtvlmytYjFQDVyfQ&bvm=bv.98717601,d.cWw

http://www.google.com/url?sa=t&rct=j&q=&esrc=s&source=web&cd=3&cad=rja&uact=8&ved=0CCoQFjACahUKEwiD5fnRgffGAhXKPT4KHXHFBy8&url=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.myainfolk.com%2FResources_files%2FScottish_Population_Listings_Pre1841.pdf&ei=--KzVcP7L8r7-AHxip_4Ag&usg=AFQjCNEOe4PEjBpnZkkHjPdRCE4k3T_zpA&bvm=bv.98717601,d.cWw
Jeremy Gibson and Mervyn Medlycott, Local Census Listings 1522-1930: holdings in the British Isles (3rd edition, Birmingham, 1997)
Chapman, Colin Pre-1841 Censuses and Population Listings in the British Isles (Dursley, 2nd edition, 1991)
Flinn, Michael (ed). Scottish Population History from the 17 century to the 1930s. Cambridge: the Cambridge university press. 1977. Esp. p. 65-69, section on lists of inhabitants.
Miller, H. 1841 Police Return within the City of Glasgow. 1841. Edited by Stewart Reid. Glasgow: Glasgow & West of Scotland Family History Society. 1998

19th century transcription of the 1821 census of South Ronaldsay, Burray, Swona, and Pentland Skerries
http://www.southronaldsay.net/1821/
DUFFUS of Edinburgh, Scotland/Murray/Coulter/Anderson/Cauvin/McGillivray/Carstairs
FALLEN, /Dunbartonshire & Partick /Cherry/Main/Gallacher
SCOTT of Gladsmuir/Pencaitland East Lothian
STEVEN of  Caithness, Edinburgh, Scotland/Campbell/Calder/McManus/Waugh/Hoy/Cadzian
McKENZIE of Glenisla, Forfarshire/Farquharson/Robertson/Jack/McNicol/Tosh

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Re: Pre 1841 population lists
« Reply #1 on: Sunday 02 August 15 15:37 BST (UK) »
That is a great roundup, AncesStory  :)

Monica
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