Census form, 1841

Census form, 1841

This is the census form from 1841, as transcribed into a report entitled 'History of the Census of 1841: Being a Statement of the Practical Means Adopted for Taking the Same…'. This was the first census to record detailed personal information. The two images in this chapter on the census 1801-1901 show how the questions asked were increased between 1841 and 1901.
Catalogue reference: RG 27/1 p.44 (1841)