The entire Scottish census collection covers 23,804,561 names and information found on the records may include:
- Full name of each individual residing in a house/dwelling
- Age and est. birth year
- Relationship with head of household
- Fatherâ€™s name
- Motherâ€™s name
- Spouseâ€™s name
- Place of birth
- Civil parish, Town, County
- Other members of the household
- Parish number, enumeration district, page
- Household schedule number, line, roll
- 1881 Scotland CensusÂ
- 1901 Scotland CensusÂ
- Search All Scottish Records Available at Ancestry.
- Read Sherry Irvine’s article about the Scottish Census Transcriptions.
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