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confusion with census info

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confusion with census info

Posted: 31 Mar 2012 4:20PM GMT
Classification: Query
Surnames: o'shaughnessy/shaughnessy/devany
Hello. Can anyone please tell me why I have three pieces of info each showing different details.
1 being a marriage cert for Patrick O'shaughnessy to Mary Devany 1900.
Census 1901 shows their birth years 1871 & 1878 ages 30 & 23.as does the marriage cert.But they are now Shaughnessy.
The 1911 census show them as Shaughnessy, birth year 1875 and 1879 ages 36 and 32.that just cannot be correct. I know the marriage information is correct. What should I record in my tree. Thank You. MGT
SubjectAuthorDate Posted
Mgtdevcrab 31 Mar 2012 10:20PM GMT 
wracgirl 1 Apr 2012 1:09PM GMT 
Mgtdevcrab 1 Apr 2012 6:57PM GMT 
warncoort1 2 Apr 2012 1:21AM GMT 
Mgtdevcrab 2 Apr 2012 7:02PM GMT 
mugwump1955 3 Apr 2012 1:50PM GMT 
Mgtdevcrab 4 Apr 2012 7:17PM GMT 
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