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I would use the baptismal date with the likelihood that John was born a few days before February 11th. Civil registration started in 1864 but many times the family could not get to the town where the registrar was located until a month or more after the birth. In order to avoid a fine for late reporting of the birth the family adjusted the date of birth when they reported the birth to the registrar.
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Thank you for your reply. I didn't realize that about late fines.