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Census returns parishes G to R

Census returns 1841 - 1901


Early censuses - copies of pre-1841 census returns listing individual householders and their families preserved locally (e.g. among parish records - references given)
  • 1841 - night of 7 June. Does not show place of birth. Ages of adults given to nearest 5 years. Does not give number of men employed
  • 1851 - night of 30 March. Gives place of birth, exact age, and number of men employed - also given in post-1851 census returns
  • 1861 - night of 30 March
  • 1871 - night of 3 April
  • 1881 - night of 8 April
  • 1891 - night of 5 April
  • 1901 - night of 31 March


Symbols used in list:

* Street index available at BRO (but usefulness depends on the amount of information given in the actual return)
T Transcript for entire 1851 census available at BLARS (Beds. Family History Society) and alphabetical name indexes (published by BFHS) - column marked
(not individual entries)
T+ Other transcript (by organisations other than BFHS) available at BRO

The numbers are Bedfordshire Archives & Records Service microfilm numbers

Parish
Pre-1841
1841
1851 T
1861
1871
1881
1891
1901
GOLDINGTON  
104
68
90b, 91
140
236
268
309

GRAVENHURST, Upper and Lower
 
105
71
92
143
238
271
311

HARLINGTON
 
107
73
94a
148
240
273
312

HARROLD
 
110
65
90a
144
235
266
305

HATLEY, Cockayne
 
104
69
91
141
237
269
309

HAYNES
1821
P 6/28/3
105
71
92
143
239
271
311

HEATH AND REACH
 
107 T+
73-4
94a
148
240
273
313

HENLOW
 
105
69
91
142
238
270
310

HIGHAM GOBION
 
105
71
92
143
238
271
311

HOCKLIFFE
 
107
73
94a
148
240
273
313

HOLWELL
 
105
82
89a
156
243
277
transferred to Herts

HOUGHTON CONQUEST
 
108
71
92
143
239
271
311

HOUGHTON REGIS
 
107
75-6
94b
137
241
274-5
314

HULCOTE
 
107
72
93
147
239
272
312

HUSBORNE CRAWLEY
 
107
72-3
93
147
239
272
312

HYDE
 
105
76
95
137
241
275
317

Parish
Pre-1841
1841
1851 T
1861
1871
1881
1891
1901

KEMPSTON
 
108
66
90b
145-6
235-6
267-8
307

KENSWORTH
1811
P 34/28/13
 
76
94b
149
241
275
314

KEYSOE
 
109
65
90a
144
235
266
305

KNOTTING
 
109
65
90a
144
235
266
305

LANGFORD
 
104
69-70
91
142
238
270-1
310

LEAGRAVE
 
105
77
95
138
241
275
317

LEIGHTON BUZZARD
 
107*
74*
94a*
148-9*
240*
273*
313

LIDLINGTON
 
108
72
93
147
239
272
312

LINSLADE
 
---
74
94a
148
240*
273
 

LIMBURY
 
105
77
95
138
241
275
317

LUTON
 
105-6*
76-7*
95a-b*
137-9*
241-2*
275-6*
315 316 317

MARKYATE - see Caddington
               

MARSTON MORETAINE
 
108
72
93
147
239
272
312

MAULDEN
 
108
71
93
143
239
272
311

MELCHBOURNE
 
109
65
90a
144
235
266
305

MEPPERSHALL
 
105
70
91-2
142
238
271
310

MILLBROOK
 
108
72
93
143
239
271
311

MILTON BRYAN
 
107
73
93
147
239
272
312

MILTON ERNEST
 
109
65
90a
144
235
266
305

MOGERHANGER
 
110
68
91
141
237
269
309

Parish
Pre-1841
1841
1851 T
1861
1871
1881
1891
1901

NORTHILL
 
110
68
91
141
237
269
309

OAKLEY
 
109
66
90b
145
236
267
307

ODELL
 
110
65
90a
144
235
266
305

PAVENHAM
 
110
65
90a
144
235
266
305

PERTENHALL
 
109
82
90a
157
243
278
305

PODINGTON
 
110
82
89b
156
243
277
304

POTSGROVE
 
107
73
93
147
239
269
312

POTTON
 
104, 110
68-9
91
140-1
237
269
309

PULLOXHILL
 
105-6
71-2
93
143
239
272
311

RAVENSDEN
Ravensden Population Listing - May 1831
104
68
91
140
236
269
309

RENHOLD
 
104
68
91
140
236
268-9
309

RIDGMONT
 
108-9
72-3
93-94a
147
239
272
312

RISELEY
 
109
65
90a
144
235
266
305

ROXTON
 
104
68
91 T+
140
236-7
269
309