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by Mike
12 Apr 2019 16:23
Forum: General Usage
Topic: Matching data from different censuses
Replies: 11
Views: 966

Re: Matching data from different censuses

Thank you davidf - sorry, I didn’t explain clearly - I wondered whether to put all census info for a single individual on one row - So Row 1 Jo Blogs 1851 data, 1861 data, 1871 data, 1881 data, 1891 data Row 2 Mrs Boggs 1851 data, 1861 data, 1871 data Etc - so over my dataset there will be rows of d...
by Mike
12 Apr 2019 09:41
Forum: General Usage
Topic: Matching data from different censuses
Replies: 11
Views: 966

Re: Matching data from different censuses

Thank you I will look at Outwit. Re csv import; for an individual is it best to put all census data for multiple years onto one row for import (with all columns appropriately headed) and then import to FH Where all should be referenced for that individual Or Separate rows for each census for each in...
by Mike
11 Apr 2019 15:36
Forum: General Usage
Topic: Matching data from different censuses
Replies: 11
Views: 966

Re: Matching data from different censuses

All - thank you for the advice - all very helpful - I think I’m nearer to Davidf in what I’m trying to do. My surname is common in one town but throughout the 19th century censuses was rare elsewhere. 350 instances in 1891 census so I’m attempting to see if there was a small number of families and h...
by Mike
10 Apr 2019 16:26
Forum: General Usage
Topic: Matching data from different censuses
Replies: 11
Views: 966

Re: Matching data from different censuses

Thank you both - I think I’m just getting frustrated at my progress and was looking for speedier data capture/entry
by Mike
10 Apr 2019 15:16
Forum: General Usage
Topic: Matching data from different censuses
Replies: 11
Views: 966

Matching data from different censuses

Hello - I’m trying to think of a way to enable data from different censuses ( censa?) to individuals and need some help please. For instance I am looking to upload about 1500 individuals with census data from 1841 to 1911 and I wondered if there’s a smarter way to do it than searching for each one o...
by Mike
11 Jan 2019 10:27
Forum: Plugin Discussions
Topic: Work in progress - Import CSV
Replies: 11
Views: 3690

Re: Work in progress - Import CSV

Mike - thank you

I think this is what I now need to do
Create an extra column in my S'sheet, headed CENS.DATE
Populate the rows for this column with the date of the census - for example 31 Mar 1901

Mike
by Mike
10 Jan 2019 16:58
Forum: Plugin Discussions
Topic: Work in progress - Import CSV
Replies: 11
Views: 3690

Re: Work in progress - Import CSV

Hello - I like your plug in and have used it for BMD import to FH - I have a spreadsheet of census data for a one name study I’m doing but can’t figure out how to tell FH the year of the census - any suggestions gratefully received thanks.