Updated 1 Jun 2003
WIRKSWORTH Parish Records 1600-1900
Explanation of Index Layout - 1881 Census
A standard layout is used in this website for the 1881 Census Index.
An example and explanation are given here.
This area contained 17,469 people in 36 Enumeration Districts
The Standard Index LAYOUT
KEY to this LAYOUT
column serves as a unique reference to each entry, eg:
Ad=Alderwasley As=Ashlehay Bg=Biggin Bn=Bonsall
Br=Brassington Cw=Callow Cn=Carsington Cm=Cromford
Hp=Hopton Hw=Hulland Ward Ib=Ible Id=Idridghay
Ir=Ironbrook Iw=Ireton Wood Kk=Kirk Ireton Mk=Matlock
Md=Middleton Sh=Shottle Ty=Tansley W=Wirksworth
Digits indicate the household in the order written down in the
Suffix a,b,c etc indicate order within the household,
"a" is usually the head of the household, "b" the wife,
"c,d,e etc" are usually children.
column shows the age declared, which is intended to be exact.
Suffixes: m=month, w=week, d=day.
HOW to USE:
click on the name, and the "magic hyperlink" takes you straight to
that person in the main Census Listing. You can see full details of
the person, and the rest of the household.
This "large-scale hyperlinked Index" has not been seen elsewhere on
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