Why is my ancestor not on the 1921 census?
So if your ancestor was not enumerated, it is likely to have been by accident rather than design. Or they might have been out of the country at the time of the census.
What does DED mean on census?
District Electoral Division
The returns are arranged by townland for rural areas and by street in cities, and it is necessary to know the townland or street where a person lived and its corresponding District Electoral Division (DED) in order to find the record of a particular person of interest.
Why would someone not be on the 1911 census?
Frustrated with the government’s refusal to grant women the vote, a large number of women boycotted the 1911 census by refusing to be counted. There were two forms of protest. In the first, the women (or their husbands) refused to fill in the form, often recording their protest on the household schedule.
What Month Was the 1911 census?
2 April 1911
The 1901 census was taken on 31st March 1901. The 1911 census was taken on 2 April 1911.
Will the 1921 census be released early?
Personal data from the 1921 census will, therefore, be made available to the public in early 2022 and will be accessible through Findmypast.
Will the 1921 census be released on Ancestry?
Unfortunately, we do not have a set time frame for when the 1921 census will become available on Ancestry. As with any significant record collection we hope to be able to make it available in time.
Why are some names blacked out on the 1939 census?
Why are some records closed on the 1939 Register? You will see some records covered by a black line in the 1939 Register. These are the records of individuals who were born less than 100 years ago and whose death has not been registered. This is to protect their privacy if they are still alive.
What happened to the 1950 Census?
Because of a 72-year restriction on access to the records, the most recent census year currently available is 1950. On April 1, 2022, the 1950 Census was released, and users can access it for free through a dedicated website at 1950census.archives.gov.