Source:England. 1841 Census Returns of England and Wales

Source The National Archives (TNA): Public Record Office (PRO) HO 107/1-1465 Census Returns
1841 Census Schedules
Author General Register Office
Coverage
Place England
Wales
Isle of Man
Channel Islands
Year range 1841 - 1841
Subject Census records
Publication information
Type Government / Church records
Citation
General Register Office. The National Archives (TNA): Public Record Office (PRO) HO 107/1-1465 Census Returns: 1841 Census Schedules.
Repositories
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Background

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The United Kingdom Census of 1841 recorded the occupants of every UK household on the night of 6 June, 1841. It was described as the "first modern census" in that it was the first to record information about every member of the household and because it was administered as a single event, under central control, rather than being devolved to a local level. It formed the model for all subsequent UK censuses, although each went on to refine and expand the questions asked of householders.

It was important for early demographic analysis of the UK population and remains of interest to historians, demographers and genealogists, although the information about each person is quite limited compared with that available from later censuses.

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