Details the Lancashire Census can provide
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Full name, exact age, relationship to head
of household, sex, occupation, parish and county of birth,
medical disabilities and employment status. (Exact information
included varies between census years — see the Lancashire
Census Facts page for more details.)
The Census is arranged by Registration
District and Sub-Districts with Street Indexes for areas of
(Normally contains between 100-400 pages)
A PRO reference number
referring to a number of Enumeration Districts represented
by a file e.g. HO107-XXXX (XXXX = piece number).
This refers to a group of streets and has a special
sheet listing which streets are in the following pages.
(Reference to two pages). The original book pages
were stamped with a folio number on every other page in the
top right-hand corner.