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Correcting Record Inaccuracies Enquiry

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LindaW1 Report 23 Apr 2021 00:13

In looking at recent birth transcripts and census records I have noticed that there is sometimes either missing information which I would be able to provide or obvious transcription mistakes which mean searched items are not returned and can be misleading. Is there a way to suggest corrections to the transcripts etc.?

Shirley~I,m getting the hang of it

Shirley~I,m getting the hang of it Report 23 Apr 2021 08:38

What site is this on

Freebmd you can do corrections as well as the GRO

Census transcripts can be done too on but additional info shouldn’t be added to what is on the original census page

You can though also add what the name should be and state why the correction is being made


ErikaH Report 23 Apr 2021 08:53

All sites have facilities for posting amendments., but you need to be 100% certain that your amendment is accurate, as posting one which isn't would be counter-productive