Pre-1841 Censuses and Population Listings (in the British Isles)

Author: Colin Chapman
Paperback, 84 pages
Published: 2002

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Background information for censuses and listings of people from 1086 to 1841 in England, Wales, Scotland, Ireland, the Isle of Man and the Channel Islands. Listings were required for various purposes including military (muster rolls and militia lists) and the collection of taxes (poll, land and window taxes) whilst other listings were required by the Church authorities to determine who was regularly attending Church.

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