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1911 census


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Street address The Bungalow, Conisboro' Avenue, Caversham Heights, Caversham
Civil Parish Caversham
County/Island Oxfordshire
Country England
Registration district Henley
Registration District Number 150
Sub-registration district Caversham
ED, institution, or vessel 1
Household schedule number 74
Piece 8053
Name Alfred Thomas Gyngell 
Age in 1911 30
Estimated birth year abt 1881
Relation to Head Head
Gender Male
Birth Place Caversham, Oxfordshire, England
Marital Status Married
Years Married 1
Estimated Marriage Year 1910
Occupation Engineer Turner
Name Elizabeth Gyngell 
Age in 1911 26
Estimated birth year abt 1885
Relation to Head Wife
Gender Female
Birth Place Caversham, Oxfordshire, England
Marital Status Married
Reference ID 1911-00509

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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