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1939 Identity Register:


Friday 29th September

Note this section is constantly been updated as additional names are released.


The Register contains details of more than 41 million individuals.

Lines left blank indicate person is either still alive (details remain confidential), or has died recently.

For each individual the following details are included:

  • address

  • schedule number (continues from Bishopdale)

  • sub number

  • surname

  • first name(s)

  • role (for institutions only – for example, Officer, Visitor, Servant, Patient, Inmate)

  • gender

  • date of birth

  • marital status

  • occupation

  • whether the individual was a member of the armed services or reserves

  • information is arranged by: enumeration district

  • household 


Below is the complete identity register for Newbiggin.

E.D. Letter Code  J HAN               Borough, U.D. or R.D.  Aysgarth    Registration District and Sub-district  539/1

                Completed by me  John Heseltine   Enumerator   Date  October 3rd 

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