Roxburghshire FreeCEN Project

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Transcriber Notes, including common occupations and their abbreviations

Enumerator’s instructions, 1841–1871

Decipher Handwriting:

There are various sites available on the net that can offer advice in reading old handwriting. These are a couple to start with:

Deciphering Old Handwriting

Example Letters