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Information on the village of Bowden, near Melrose in Scotland.

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1851 Census Transcription for Parish of Bowden

Newly available are a series of Indexed Transcriptions of the 1851 Census for the Parishes of Roxburghshire.
Included in the latest batch is one for the Parish of Bowden.

The indexed transcriptions:
Note these are not just indexes, as has been done in many other areas, but a full and accurate transcription of the entire original record, with a comprehensive index at the back.

The 1851 census provides a fascinating glimpse of life in each parish at this time, with each of the individuals’ name, relationship to head of household, marital status, age, occupation and birthplace being recorded. These full transcriptions of the original records stored at New Register House, Edinburgh, along with a full index which includes age and birthplace, will be of great value to anyone having an interest in local or family history in the area.

In A4 printed format, with a comb binding, they are available fromMcGregor's Scottish Borders Books

The Bowden volume costs £6.99.

1851 Census Transcription for Parish of Bowden, Scotland