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1911 census


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Street address 13 Hertford Street, Landport, Portsmouth, Hants
Civil Parish Portsmouth
County/Island Hampshire
Country England
Registration district Portsmouth
Registration District Number 90
Sub-registration district Portsea and Landport
ED, institution, or vessel 4
Household schedule number 186
Piece 5564
Name George Henry Gingell 
Age in 1911 50
Estimated birth year abt 1861
Relation to Head Head
Gender Male
Birth Place Newport, Monmouthshire, Wales
Marital Status Married
Occupation Caretaker County School
Name Alice Mary Gingell 
Age in 1911 48
Estimated birth year abt 1863
Relation to Head Wife
Gender Female
Birth Place Dublin
Marital Status Married
Years Married 28
Estimated Marriage Year 1883
Occupation Homework
Name George Gingell 
Age in 1911 17
Estimated birth year abt 1894
Relation to Head Son (Child)
Gender Male
Birth Place Portsmouth, Hampshire, England
Marital Status Single
Occupation Blacksmith Improver
Name Henry Gingell 
Age in 1911 14
Estimated birth year abt 1897
Relation to Head Son (Child)
Gender Male
Birth Place Portsmouth, Hampshire, England
Occupation Assist In School
Reference ID 1911-00131

The 1911 Census of England and Wales was taken on the night of Sunday, 2 April 1911. Prior to that day, householders were left a form requesting the following information be provided for every person staying at the house on the night of 2 April:

  • name
  • relationship to head of family
  • age at last birthday
  • sex
  • marriage details (including number of children)
  • occupation (for people age 10 and over)
  • birthplace
  • nationality
  • infirmity (deaf, blind, lunatic, etc.)
  • postal address
  • military rank and unit

Because responses were to reflect an individual's status as of 2 April 1911, people who were traveling or living abroad were enumerated at the location where they spent census night. Enumerators also provided forms to institutions such as hospitals, prisons, and workhouses. Men on Royal Navy and merchant marine vessels were counted, as were the families of military personnel stationed overseas. Census takers even tried to approximate the homeless population.

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