Friday 30 April 2021

Free access to FindMyPast's British Census collection this weekend

Findmypast is making all its British census records (1841-1911) completely free to access this weekend. The free period will run from now until 10am (British/Irish Summer Time) on Monday 3 May.

Included in this collection are the following record-sets: 

  • 1841 England, Wales & Scotland Census 
  • 1851 England, Wales & Scotland Census
  • 1861 England, Wales & Scotland Census
  • 1871 England, Wales & Scotland Census
  • 1881 England, Wales & Scotland Census
  • 1891 England, Wales & Scotland Census
  • 1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census
  • 1911 Census For England & Wales (NOT Scotland)

You simply need to sign up (free) by clicking the most appropriate flag below and start searching, or log in if you've already got an account. You’ll be able to access all English, Welsh and Scottish census records, normally included in a paid subscription.

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Only Findmypast’s English, Scottish and Welsh census records are free to access. All other records including censuses from other countries, the 1939 Register and newspapers are not included. To view any excluded records during the free access period, you’ll need a valid subscription.

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