The Forrester Family History

This is a site where you can find information about the history of the Forrester family.

Change to surnames beginning with: A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M | N | O | P | Q | R | S | T | U | V | W | X | Y | Z

The Forrester Family in the Census

Census Freqency of the Surname Forrester
1841 Census49
1851 Census312
1861 Census409
1871 Census881
1881 Census1813
1891 Census1472
1901 Census2827
1911 Census3720

Most Frequent Forenames for the Forrester Family in the Census

Name 1841 Census 1851 Census 1861 Census 1881 Census 1871 Census 1891 Census 1901 Census 1911 Census Total
William Forrester 2 18 35 70 127 90 160 206
John Forrester 6 23 34 55 116 93 167 203
Mary Forrester 3 28 34 57 132 89 162 180
Thomas Forrester 1 15 23 49 90 53 99 121
Elizabeth Forrester 2 11 12 44 79 51 84 96
George Forrester 1 7 10 40 69 60 98 108
James Forrester 3 20 16 29 54 42 78 89
Sarah Forrester 0 12 17 39 61 39 51 67
Joseph Forrester 0 8 8 22 45 36 51 72
Robert Forrester 1 5 13 21 44 33 56 75
Annie Forrester 0 0 2 8 33 35 70 91
Jane Forrester 1 5 11 25 42 28 49 52
Margaret Forrester 0 10 8 22 32 22 51 57
Charles Forrester 0 7 5 12 19 18 39 50
Alice Forrester 0 2 7 12 22 31 48 62
Henry Forrester 2 5 11 13 32 19 37 41
Ann Forrester 3 15 12 16 21 21 24 19
Arthur Forrester 0 1 0 3 13 20 40 56
Edward Forrester 1 6 5 10 26 21 27 42
Emily Forrester 0 3 2 7 22 14 35 46

Your Family History Search

You can use the forms below to do automatic searches for the Forrester family online amongst birth, marriage and death records from 1837, plus census transcripts for 1841, 1851, 1861, 1871, 1881, 1891, 1901 and many more...



Warning: session_start(): Cannot send session cookie - headers already sent by (output started at /home/sites/your-family-history.com/web/f/forrester-family-history.php:344) in /home/sites/shared/web/db/sql_attack_filter.php on line 3

Warning: session_start(): Cannot send session cache limiter - headers already sent (output started at /home/sites/your-family-history.com/web/f/forrester-family-history.php:344) in /home/sites/shared/web/db/sql_attack_filter.php on line 3

Etymology and History of the Surname: Forrester

FORRESTER was not found. Showing names similar to FORRESTER.

FORSTER

 



A Short History of Parish Records
As we have seen, both Civil Registration and Census Returns run out when you get back to c.1840, and rarely provide information relevant before 1800. At this stage you need to turn to Parish Records.

 

The Romance of Rail power in the War
A short article from Issue 88 of The War Illustrated on the use of trains in the War.

 

The Manless Homes of England
Acknowledging the void left in England after numerous men went to fight in World War I, and the changes in the lives of women.

 

Cambridgeshire, Norfolk and Suffolk 1858 Post Office Directory
Covering towns, villages and parishes of these three counties comprehensively.