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== Find family members in the U.S. Census records.   ==
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== Find family members in the England and Wales Census records.   ==
  
 
=====           It is often necessary to search several censuses to find and prove relationships.  =====
 
=====           It is often necessary to search several censuses to find and prove relationships.  =====
  
=== Step 1. Search for your ancestor in the[https://familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1401638 1850] and [https://familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1473181 1860 ]U.S. Census  ===
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=== Step 1. Search for your ancestor in the [https://familysearch.org/search/collection/1321821 1881] England and Wales Census  ===
  
 
*Establish the parents and children of this family in the earliest censuses where they can be found.<br>  
 
*Establish the parents and children of this family in the earliest censuses where they can be found.<br>  
 
*Always look at the original record, not just the index or transcript.
 
*Always look at the original record, not just the index or transcript.
  
=== Step 2. Search for your ancestor in the [https://familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://familysearch.org/searchapi/search/collection/1417683 1880 ]U.S. Census.  ===
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=== Step 2. Search for your ancestor in the [https://familysearch.org/search/collection/1865747 1891] England and Wales&nbsp;Census.  ===
  
*Look for married children with a parent living with them by searchng for the parent's name.<br>
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*Look for changes in the family and additional family members that have been added since the previous census.<br>
  
''Tip:&nbsp; Parents are often found in the census records living with their married children. It is a good way to substantiate relationships and find additional family members.''  
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''Tip:&nbsp; Some children may have be added to the family while some may have died or left the family since the previous census.''
  
 
=== Step 3: Add new information to [https://familysearch.org/ Family Tree].  ===
 
=== Step 3: Add new information to [https://familysearch.org/ Family Tree].  ===

Latest revision as of 02:17, 2 February 2013


Find family members in the England and Wales Census records. 

          It is often necessary to search several censuses to find and prove relationships.

Step 1. Search for your ancestor in the 1881 England and Wales Census

  • Establish the parents and children of this family in the earliest censuses where they can be found.
  • Always look at the original record, not just the index or transcript.

Step 2. Search for your ancestor in the 1891 England and Wales Census.

  • Look for changes in the family and additional family members that have been added since the previous census.

Tip:  Some children may have be added to the family while some may have died or left the family since the previous census.

Step 3: Add new information to Family Tree.

  • Add any newly found family members to the Family Tree.
  • Be sure and check for any possible duplicates found in the Family Tree.
  • Prepare temple work by clicking on green arrows found in the Tree and follow the directions on the page.