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1911 census


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Street address 46 Tarling Street, St Georges In The East
Civil Parish St George in the East
County/Island London
Country England
Registration district St George in the East
Registration District Number 19
Sub-registration district St George and St John
ED, institution, or vessel 6
Household schedule number
Piece 1504
Name Alfred Wood
Age in 1911 26
Estimated birth year abt 1885
Relation to Head Head
Gender Male
Birth Place Mile End
Marital Status Married
Name Catherine Wood
Age in 1911 25
Estimated birth year abt 1886
Relation to Head Wife
Gender Female
Birth Place St Georges
Marital Status Married
Years Married 3
Estimated Marriage Year 1908
Name Alice Wood
Age in 1911 3
Estimated birth year abt 1908
Relation to Head Daughter
Gender Female
Birth Place Hackney
Name Lily Wood
Age in 1911 1
Estimated birth year abt 1910
Relation to Head Daughter
Gender Female
Birth Place Hackney
Name Albert Gingell 
Age in 1911 33
Estimated birth year abt 1878
Gender Male
Birth Place Stepney
Marital Status Single
Occupation CAR MAN
Reference ID 1911-00257

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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