Find Your Ancestors in the 1871 Census
Genealogy is one of the fastest-developing hobbies in the UK. Millions
of people are now researching their family history using tools like
CD-ROMs and online
databases to build their family trees. One of the main sources
of information available to genealogists is the census records which
were taken every ten years in England and Wales.
On this website, you will find some practical information
about the UK 1871 census and how to use it to research your family
history. The 1871 News will provide you with
a snapshot of some of the events that happened that year. The 'Links'
page will direct you to other related websites that might be
of interest to you.