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Norwich: Census

1851 Census

Page, R and Palgrave-Moore, Patrick
Census of Norwich, 1851
Part 1: St Martin at Palace, St Martin at Oak.
[Norwich, Norfolk and Norwich Genealogical Society Vol 7, 1975]
Palgrave-Moore, Patrick and Page, R.A.F.
Census of Norwich, 1851
Part 2: St Helen, SS Simon and Jude, St Michael at Plea, St Etheldred, St Peter Hungate, St Edmund, St James.
[Norwich, Norfolk and Norwich Genealogical Society Vol 9, 1977]
Page, R and Palgrave-Moore, Patrick
Census of Norwich 1851
1: Parish or township of St George Colgate.
[Norwich, Norfolk and Norwich Genealogical Society, 1983]
Bankowsky, Heather and Palgrave-Moore, Patrick
Census of Norwich 1851
2: Parish or township of St Michael at Thorn.
[Norwich, Norfolk and Norwich Genealogical Society, 1984]
Bankowsky, Heather and Palgrave-Moore, Patrick
Census of Norwich 1851.
3: Parish or township of St Swithin.
[Norwich, Norfolk and Norwich Genealogical Society, 1984]
Bankowsky, Heather and Palgrave-Moore, Patrick
Census of Norwich 1851.
4: Parish of St Lawrence.
[Norwich, Norfolk and Norwich Genealogical Society, 1985]
Watkins, Beryl and Palgrave-Moore, Patrick
Census of Norwich 1851.
5: Parish of St John de Sepulchre.
[Norwich, Norfolk and Norwich Genealogical Society, 1985]
Bankowsky, Heather and Palgrave-Moore, Patrick
Census of Norwich 1851.
6: Parish of St Margaret.
[Norwich, Norfolk and Norwich Genealogical Society, 1987]

1861 Census

Simpson, David and Sheila
Surname Index to the 1861 Norwich Census.
In 11 booklets, showing surname, forename, age, place of birth, county of birth, census folio and page number.
[D&S Research, Waving Tree Publications]

1871 Census

Simpson, David and Sheila
Surname Index to the 1871 Norwich Census.
In 16 booklets, showing surname, forename, age, place of birth, county of birth, census folio and page number.
[D&S Research, Waving Tree Publications]

1891 Census

There are two indexes to the 1891 census.

  • One is in booklet form, containing surnames, forenames and ages, and the census reference.
    See below.
  • The other is online and contains surnames only.
    See the 1891: Surname List for St Saviour and follow the links to other districts.

1891 Census in Booklet Form

This index has been produced by Trevor Read, of 1 Chester Close, Greenham, Newbury, Berkshire, RG14 7RR, England.

Norwich was divided into 15 areas for the census enumeration, each containing about 6000 people. Mr Read has indexed 12 of these areas. Each index gives surnames, forenames and ages, and the reference for you to then get the full details from the census itself.

RG12/1518
Hellesdon in Norwich, St Clement (part), St Augustine (part), St Martin at Oak, St Mary at Coslany, St Michael at Coslany, St George Colegate.
RG12/1519
St Augustine (part), St Clement (part).
RG12/1523
St George Tombland, St Peter per Mountergate, St John Timberhill, All Saints, St Michael at Thorne (part).
RG12/1524
St Julian, St Etheldred, St Peter Southgate, St John Sepulchre, Trowse-Millgate, Carrow, Bracondale.
RG12/1525
Lakenham
RG12/1526
Eaton St Andrew, Town Close, St Giles.
RG12/1527
St Stephen, St Peter Mancroft.
RG12/1528
St Andrew, St John Maddermarket, St Gregory, St Lawrence, St Margaret, St Swithin, St Benedict, Heigham.
RG12/1529
Heigham.
RG12/1530
Heigham.
RG12/1531
Heigham.
RG12/1532
Heigham, Earlham.

See also Norfolk Parish Links: Censuses


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February 2007