Saturday, 29 August 2009

1911 Census of Population of Ireland now online

1911 Census of PopulationAn index of the names, including age and gender, of every resident of every townland in Ireland in 1911, including County Clare, has been released online by the National Archives of Ireland. The Archives plans to add a full transcription of all of the data on the household forms for 1911, including religion, occupation, relationship to head of family, literacy status, marital status, county or country of origin, Irish language proficiency, specified illnesses, and child survival information in the coming weeks. The records can be searched or browsed, and will be a huge aid for all those searching for their Irish ancestry. The online 1911 census records complement the 1901 census records for County Clare which have been available on the Clare Library website for many years. To search the 1911 records click here... To browse the 1911 records for County Clare click here.... For the 1901 Census of County Clare see our Genealogy page.

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