Coverage - Census

The coverage of each of our census record sets is shown under the individual headings below.

1841 Census (111,330 names)

Complete counties: Berwickshire, Peeblesshire, Roxburghshire and Selkirkshire.

Dumfriesshire: Parishes of Durisdeer, Eskdalemuir, Ewes, Glencairn, Gretna, Half Morton, Hoddom, Holywood and Westerkirk.

East Lothian: Parish of Soutra.

Midlothian: Parishes of Heriot, Stow, and Fala.

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1851 Census (224,150 names)

Complete counties: Berwickshire, Dumfriesshire, Peeblesshire, Roxburghshire and Selkirkshire.

East Lothian: Parish of Soutra.

Kirkcudbrightshire: Parishes of Anwoth, Balmaclellan, Balmaghie, Borgue, Buittle, Carsphairn, Colvend & Southwick, Crossmichael, Dalry, Girthon, Irongray and Kells.

Lanarkshire: Parishes of Carmichael, Carmunnock, Carnwath, Carstairs, Covington & Thankerton, Crawford, Crawfordjohn, Culter, Dolphinton, Dunsyre, Lamington, Walston and Wiston & Roberton.

Midlothian: Parishes of Heriot, Stow, and Fala.

Wigtownshire: Parishes of Glasserton, Kirkcowan, Mochrum and Whithorn.

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1861 Census (115,521 names)

Complete counties: Berwickshire, Peeblesshire, Roxburghshire and Selkirkshire.

Dumfriesshire: Parish of Ewes.

East Lothian: Parish of Soutra.

Midlothian: Parishes of Heriot, Stow, and Fala.

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