10 amazing finds and faces in the 1921 Census – FindMyPast 6 January 2022 – FindMyPast Friday January 21, 2022

I checked last night and didn’t see one posted this week. This is the one from January 6, 2022 It usually shows up Thursday or Friday at  https://www.findmypast.com/blog/new .I shortened it a fair amount and highlighted the different topics covered. Here’s the direct link 10 amazing finds and faces in the 1921 Census: https://www.findmypast.com/blog/discoveries/10-amazing-finds-1921. Slightly longer article.

Jessie O’Hara  6 January 2022

Take a look at the some of the oddities and eccentricities we discovered while digitizing the census.


1. Find my pet?


2. The Tolkien family


3. Sir Thomas Moore


4. Women and the workplace


5. Cries for help


6. Politics and protest


7. Recognisable brands and odd occupations


8. Miss Constance Beatrice Halstead


9. Princess Catherine Alexandrovna Yourievsky


10. Doodles, drawings and drollery



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Originally from Gulfport, Mississippi. Live in Wichita, Kansas now. I suffer Bipolar I, ultra-ultra rapid cycling, mixed episodes. Blog on a variety of topics - genealogy, DNA, mental health, among others. Let's collaborateDealspotr.com
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