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1911 census

 

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Street address 55 Kidd Street, Woolwich
Civil Parish Woolwich
County/Island London
Country England
Registration district Woolwich
Registration District Number 30
Sub-registration district Woolwich
ED, institution, or vessel 13
Household schedule number
Piece 2870
 
Name George William Gingell 
Age in 1911 30
Estimated birth year abt 1881
Relation to Head Head
Gender Male
Birth Place Woolwich
Marital Status Widowed
Occupation Dock Labourer
 
Name Rosanna Sophia Gingell 
Age in 1911 8
Estimated birth year abt 1903
Relation to Head Daughter
Gender Female
Birth Place Woolwich
 
Name Ada Ellen Gingell 
Age in 1911 5
Estimated birth year abt 1906
Relation to Head Daughter
Gender Female
Birth Place Woolwich
 
Name Ena May Gingell 
Age in 1911 3
Estimated birth year abt 1908
Relation to Head Daughter
Gender Female
Birth Place Plumstead
 
Reference ID 1911-00263

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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