Census of England, Scotland and Wales 1841

The 1841 census was the first to be carried out after the 1836 General Registration Act and as a result it was carried out by the Registrar General. It became a more complete census than those that had gone before with more questions focusing on family and community.[1] Therefore, it is of great importance to genealogist and family historians. There were 24 people with the Buggy name listed in the census returns.[2]

Variants of Buggy name in this census: Bugg 824, Bugge 24, Buggey 13, Buggie 4, Buge 2, Bogaig 0, Buggi 0

Acton, Middlesex                                 10                                                                                      Aston Clinton, Buckinghamshire        6                                                                                    Bolton Le Moors, Lancashire              6                                                                                        Llywell, Breconshire                             1                                                                                             St. Olave, Surrey                                  1

TOTAL                                                  24


[1] http://www.statistics.gov.uk/census2001/bicentenary/pdfs/registrars.pdf

[2] All figures from Ancestry.com. 1841 England Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc, 2010. Original data: Census Returns of England and Wales, 1841. Kew, Surrey, England: The National Archives of the UK (TNA): Public Record Office (PRO), 1841.                                                                                                                         and Ancestry.com. 1841 Scotland Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2006. Original data: 1841 Scotland Census. Edinburgh, Scotland: General Register Office for Scotland. Reels 1-151. General Register Office for Scotland, Edinburgh, Scotland.

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