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Subject: Re: [TMG] Sort dates, reply to Bob (medium)
Date: Tue, 07 Jan 2003 14:11:21 -0500
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In-Reply-To: <00dc01c2b67d$0db30b00$2f3d6051@caroline>

>>Walt Flory wrote:
>>I have struggled with whether (when looking at census data) to say
>>something happened after the year of the census, or to say it
>>happened after the year before the census.
At 01:45 PM 7/01/2003, Caroline Gurney wrote:
>Why not say it happened after the actual date of the census? I have many
>people in my dataset with death dates of "after 3 April 1881", the date of
>the British 1881 Census.

I was afraid someone might ask that. <g>

It was late, I was tired, and I didn't look the official date of the census
up like I should have.


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