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How accurate are birth dates on the 1939 Register?

For my one-place study of a parish in the East Midlands, I transcribed all entries in the 1939 Register. I then individually cross-referenced the birth date of each entry with a secondary source (...
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What's on the right-hand page of the 1939 Register?

In the Lost Cousins newsletter dated 1st March 2016, Peter Calver posted his own entry from the NHS Central Register, from one of the later registers. In the newsletter, he shows that the right-hand ...
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What's on the right-hand page of the 1939 Register?

The omitted columns are #11 and #12. On FMP's Original Forms page, the Enumerator's Instructions sheet states: Column 11 - The enumerator may be instructed not to transcribe the schedule entries as ...
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What's on the right-hand page of the 1939 Register?

Peter Calver's special edition of his Lost Cousins newsletter shows a screen grab that he took from a FindMyPast promotional video - see the heading "What aren't we seeing?" in the linked newsletter (...
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What does schedule number mean on 1939 Register?

The 1939 Register, much like the decennial censuses before it, was actually compiled from household schedules. The enumerator dropped off the schedule to each house a few days before National ...
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Fact type to enter for the 1939 Register?

I would say that the answer depends on what you are going to use your data for. In my case I enter the 1939 as a census but when I produce reports for general consumption, I omit all types of census ...
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Locating Welsh 1939 Register information that is referred to in "See INSTRUCTIONS" column

From The National Archives' Research Guide on the 1939 Register: 8. What does it mean when an entry is crossed out and marked ‘See page…?’ These refer to ‘continuation entries’ where the line in the ‘...
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