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New South Wales Census 1891 [microform]
Bib ID 2091029
Format MicroformMicroform, ManuscriptManuscript
Access Conditions Available for reference. 
Description [19--] 
36 microfilm reels 35 mm. 
Summary

Each collector's book records name and number of Census District, County and sub-district (borough or municipal district, ward, township or village, goldfield or island). The entry for each housholder records locality (name of street, road, gully etc., in town, the number of the house), name of the householder, number of persons in each schedule, total number of persons in each schedule (male and female), number of Chinese of Aborigines included (male and female), and remarks.

Biography/History

The 1891 Census was the first to survive after that taken in 1841. Records of the intervening censuses are believed to have been destroyed in the Garden Palace fire on 22 September 1882.

Notes

Microfilm copy of original document held in the State Archives of New South Wales.

An index to localities etc is avalable at MG mfm G 22607 and RX mfm G 22607.

Index/Finding Aid Note Index to localities and list of collector's books available. 
Subjects New South Wales - Census, 1891.  |  New South Wales - Population - Statistics.
Time Coverage 1891 
Terms of Use No reproduction of publication allowed without persmission of The Archives Authority of NSW. 

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