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| title=France, Côtes-d'Armor, Census, 1891
 
| title=France, Côtes-d'Armor, Census, 1891
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| record_type = Census          
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| record_type = Census    
 
| start_year = 1891
 
| start_year = 1891
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| language = [[France Language and Languages|French]]           
 
| language = [[France Language and Languages|French]]           
 
| title_language =France, Côtes-d'Armor, recensements de la population, 1891  
 
| title_language =France, Côtes-d'Armor, recensements de la population, 1891  
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== What is in This Collection? ==
== What is in this Collection? ==
 
 
This collection consists of census records from the department of Côtes-d'Armor in the region of Brittany for the year 1891. Availability of records may vary by year and locality.
 
This collection consists of census records from the department of Côtes-d'Armor in the region of Brittany for the year 1891. Availability of records may vary by year and locality.
 
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=== Image Visibility ===
== Collection Content ==                    
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{{Image Visibility}}
This collection contains a complete index of population censuses (recensements de la population).
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== What Can These Records Tell Me? ==   
 
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The following information may be found in these records:
== What Can This Collection Tell Me? ==   
 
The following list indicates possible information given in these records. Every record may not provide all the listed information.
 
           
 
'''Census Records''' may contain: <br>         
 
 
*Address, including city, street, and house number
 
*Address, including city, street, and house number
 
*Number of households in the same house
 
*Number of households in the same house
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*Occupations of individuals in the household
 
*Occupations of individuals in the household
 
*Nationality of family
 
*Nationality of family
 
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== Collection Content ==
== How Do I Search the Collection? ==
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This collection contains a complete index of population censuses (''recensements de la population'') for the year 1891.
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== How Do I Search This Collection? ==
 
Before beginning a search in these records, it is best to know the full name of the individual in question, as well as an approximate time range for the desired record. When entered into the search engine on the Collection Page, this information provides the quickest, most reliable path to finding the correct person. Of course, other information can be substituted as necessary.
 
Before beginning a search in these records, it is best to know the full name of the individual in question, as well as an approximate time range for the desired record. When entered into the search engine on the Collection Page, this information provides the quickest, most reliable path to finding the correct person. Of course, other information can be substituted as necessary.
 
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=== Search the Index ===
=== Search by Name by Visiting the Collection Page ===
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{{Search Collection Link
Fill in the requested information in the initial search page to return a list of possible matches. Compare the individuals on the list with what is already known to find the correct family or person. This step may require examining multiple individuals before a match is located.
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| CID=2748870}}
 
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=== How Do I Analyze the Results? ===
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Compare each result from your search with what you know to determine if there is a match. This may require viewing multiple records or images. Keep track of your research in a [[Use_Appropriate_Forms#Prepare_a_Research_Log |research log]].
 
== What Do I Do Next? ==
 
== What Do I Do Next? ==
=== I Found the Person I Was Looking for, What Now? ===
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=== I Found the Person I Was Looking For, What Now? ===
*Make sure to fully transcribe and cite the record entry for future reference; see below for assistance in citing this collection.
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*Add any new information to your records
*Use the information which has been discovered to find more. For instance, use the age listed in the record to estimate a year of birth, if that is yet undetermined.
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*Make sure to fully transcribe and cite the record entry for future reference; see below for assistance in citing this collection  
*Continue to search the index to identify additional entries for children, siblings, parents, and other relatives.
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*Use the information which has been discovered to find more. For instance, use the age listed in the record to estimate a year of birth, if that is yet undetermined  
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*Continue to search the index to identify additional entries for children, siblings, parents, and other relatives
=== I Can’t Find the Person I’m Looking for, What Now? ===  
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=== I Can’t Find the Person I’m Looking For, What Now? ===  
*When looking for a person with a common name, look at all the entries for the name before deciding which individual is correct. Use other information, such as place of birth, age, occupation, or names of parents, to determine which candidate is the correct person. If listed, a personal title may be a clue to property ownership or occupation, either of which might be noted in other records.
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*Consult the [[France Record Finder]] to find other records
*Check for variants of given names, surnames, and place names. Transcription errors could occur in any handwritten record; also, it was not uncommon for an individual be listed under a nickname or an abbreviation of their name, especially in church records.
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*When looking for a person with a common name, look at all the entries for the name before deciding which individual is correct. Use other information, such as place of birth, age, occupation, or names of parents, to determine which candidate is the correct person. If listed, a personal title may be a clue to property ownership or occupation, either of which might be noted in other records
*Vary the search terms. For example, search by either the given name or surname to return broader list of possible candidates which can then be examined for matches.
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*Check for variants of given names, surnames, and place names. Transcription errors could occur in any handwritten record; also, it was not uncommon for an individual be listed under a nickname or an abbreviation of their name, especially in church records  
*Search the records of nearby localities. While it was uncommon for an individual in this period to move more than about 20 miles from their place of birth, smaller relocations were not uncommon.
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*Vary the search terms. For example, search by either the given name or surname to return broader list of possible candidates which can then be examined for matches
*Look at the actual image of the record to verify the information found in the online description, if possible.
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*Search the records of nearby localities. While it was uncommon for an individual in this period to move more than about 20 miles from their place of birth, smaller relocations were not uncommon
 
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*Look at the actual image of the record to verify the information found in the online description, if possible
For additional help searching online collections see [[FamilySearch Search Tips and Tricks]].
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=== Research Helps ===
 
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The following articles will help you in your research for your family in [[France Genealogy|France]].
== Citing this Collection ==
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*[[GuidedResearch: France|France Guided Research]]
Citing sources correctly makes it easier to refer back to information that has already been discovered; proper citations are therefore key to keeping track of genealogical research. Correct citations also allow others to verify completed research by helping them find and examine records for themselves.  
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*[[France Record Finder|Record Finder]]
 
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*[[France Research Tips and Strategies|Research Tips and Strategies]]
Following are the correct citations for this collection as a whole and for individual records within the collection: 
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== Citing This Collection ==
 
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Citations help you keep track of places you have searched and sources you have found. Identifying your sources helps others find the records you used.
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What is in This Collection?[edit | edit source]

This collection consists of census records from the department of Côtes-d'Armor in the region of Brittany for the year 1891. Availability of records may vary by year and locality.

Image Visibility[edit | edit source]

Whenever possible FamilySearch makes images and indexes available for all users. However, rights to view these data are limited by contract and subject to change. Because of this there may be limitations on where and how images and indexes are available or who can see them. Please be aware some collections consist only of partial information indexed from the records and do not contain any images. For additional information about image restrictions see Restrictions for Viewing Images in FamilySearch Historical Record Collections.

What Can These Records Tell Me?[edit | edit source]

The following information may be found in these records:

  • Address, including city, street, and house number
  • Number of households in the same house
  • Number of individuals in the household
  • Surname and given names of individuals in the household
  • Genders and ages of individuals in the household
  • Occupations of individuals in the household
  • Nationality of family

Collection Content[edit | edit source]

This collection contains a complete index of population censuses (recensements de la population) for the year 1891.

How Do I Search This Collection?[edit | edit source]

Before beginning a search in these records, it is best to know the full name of the individual in question, as well as an approximate time range for the desired record. When entered into the search engine on the Collection Page, this information provides the quickest, most reliable path to finding the correct person. Of course, other information can be substituted as necessary.

Search the Index[edit | edit source]

Search by name on the Collection Details Page.
  1. Fill in the search boxes in the Search Collection section with the information you know
  2. Click Search to show possible matches

How Do I Analyze the Results?[edit | edit source]

Compare each result from your search with what you know to determine if there is a match. This may require viewing multiple records or images. Keep track of your research in a research log.

What Do I Do Next?[edit | edit source]

I Found the Person I Was Looking For, What Now?[edit | edit source]

  • Add any new information to your records
  • Make sure to fully transcribe and cite the record entry for future reference; see below for assistance in citing this collection
  • Use the information which has been discovered to find more. For instance, use the age listed in the record to estimate a year of birth, if that is yet undetermined
  • Continue to search the index to identify additional entries for children, siblings, parents, and other relatives

I Can’t Find the Person I’m Looking For, What Now?[edit | edit source]

  • Consult the France Record Finder to find other records
  • When looking for a person with a common name, look at all the entries for the name before deciding which individual is correct. Use other information, such as place of birth, age, occupation, or names of parents, to determine which candidate is the correct person. If listed, a personal title may be a clue to property ownership or occupation, either of which might be noted in other records
  • Check for variants of given names, surnames, and place names. Transcription errors could occur in any handwritten record; also, it was not uncommon for an individual be listed under a nickname or an abbreviation of their name, especially in church records
  • Vary the search terms. For example, search by either the given name or surname to return broader list of possible candidates which can then be examined for matches
  • Search the records of nearby localities. While it was uncommon for an individual in this period to move more than about 20 miles from their place of birth, smaller relocations were not uncommon
  • Look at the actual image of the record to verify the information found in the online description, if possible

Research Helps[edit | edit source]

The following articles will help you in your research for your family in France.

Citing This Collection[edit | edit source]

Citations help you keep track of places you have searched and sources you have found. Identifying your sources helps others find the records you used.

Collection Citation:
The citation for this collection can be found on the Collection Details Page in the section Citing this Collection.
Record Citation:
When looking at a record, the citation can be viewed by clicking the drop-down arrow next to Document Information.