Demographic change, Ireland Population count, Ireland, Methodology Population count, Ireland, Statistical methods
Statistical and Social Inquiry Society of Ireland
Wood, Herbert. 'Methods of registering and estimating the population of Ireland before 1864'. - Dublin: Journal of the Statistical and Social Inquiry Society of Ireland,Vol. XII Part LXXXIX, 1908/1909, pp219-229
Journal of The Statistical and Social Inquiry Society of Ireland Vol. XII Part LXXXIX 1908/1909
suggested to me that a paper on the means of proof of age
available in this country would prove of interest to the
members of this Society, and I have taken the opportunity
of giving a slight sketch of such methods of ascertaining the
population of Ireland, and its increase or decrease, as existed
before 1864, or in other words, to examine in what way the
functions of the Registrar General were performed before
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