Since 1841 details of the
inhabitants of the Aspatria area, along with the rest of the UK have been
collected every ten years by means of a census. This information provides
a valuable snapshot of the population of the area.
Census records are only made
available to the public after 100 years.
The 1901 Census of England &
Wales is available at www.census.pro.gov.uk
I have prepared an index of the 1891
census of Aspatria and the surrounding villages. Click on the hyperlinks
below to view the names, ages, occupations and places of birth of those
The 1881 census of England has been
transcribed by the Church of Latter Day Saints and is available free at www.familysearch.org.
The 1851 Census has been transcribed
by the Cumbria
Family History Society and may be purchased from them. A name/surname
index is available on-line.
I also aim to make indexes of of the
1841, 1861, 1871 censuses of Aspatria available on this page.