Source:Scotland. 1871 Scotland Census

Source 1871 Scotland Census
Author General Register Office for Scotland
Place Scotland
Year range 1871 - 1871
Subject Census records
Publication information
Type Government / Church records
Place issued Edinburgh
General Register Office for Scotland. 1871 Scotland Census. (Edinburgh).
Scotlands People website
Ancestry.com website
Family History Centerscans of original returns history center

Extracted information from the 1871 Census covering Scotland, available from the General Register Office for Scotland in Edinburgh, Scotland. On-line census images are available from ScotlandsPeople.

The official census date was the night of 2/3 April 1871. Information recorded for each person included place of residence, name, relationship to head-of-household, marital status, age, sex, occupation, and birthplace.

Source Information:'s Original data: Scotland. 1871 Scotland Census.. Reels 1-191. General Register Office for Scotland, Edinburgh, Scotland.