Why do I love him?
Because of the gold mine he left for Fitzroy researchers. He apparently didn't get the memo for the "less is more" approach, nor the directive that enumerators must have bad handwriting (though he does love the occasional squiggle and loop).
Sometimes, he even included further information.
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Census of 1851, Canada West, District of Carleton, sub-district of Fitzroy (township),
schedule A (personal census), p. 51d, 52a (otherwise known as page 103),
LAC (accessed at Collections Canada, 14 January 2010)
The birth locations circled in this example are the townlands of Cloughjordan and Toomyvara (spelled as Toomavarah), both located in Tipperary co., Ireland.