Extracts from the 1911 Census for England & Wales
Family of SHEARWOOD at Eversholt, Woburn, Beds:
George head M 39 Night Watchman (Estate)
Harriet Ann wife 39 (married 16 years)
children: George Thomas Single 16 Farm labr, Florence Mabel 14 & percy
Charles 8- all bn Eversholt
Thomas BIRCH father-in-law Widr 88 bn Heath & Reach, Beds//
4 Jubillee Cottages, Lower Green Road, Esher
George SHERWOOD head 35 M Dom. Gardener bn Godmersham, Kent
Ellen do. wife 40 bn Camberwell, Surrey
George son 7, Winifred May da 5 & Herbert John* 3 - all born Ashford, Kent
* Father of Phil Sherwood
From Andrew Milne via Pat Cole:
Living at No 21 Myrtle Street, Dalston (which had 6 rooms):
Edward Charles Sherwood aged 53, an Office Porter born in Thames Ditton.
Emmie Caroline Sherwood, 52, born in Cobham, Surrey
They had been married 32 years, had 6 children of which 4 were still alive, 2 died. Of these, living with them were:
Ella Henrietta Sherwood, 24, a Dressmaker working at home, born in Bethnal Green
George Alfred Sherwood, 22, a Merchant's Clerk, born in Bethnal Green.
[ Edward Charles was christened in Thames Ditton 26.9.1858 as Charles Edwin, son of Henry Sherwood (born 1827 in Hampton) and Eliza(beth). ]
More extracts for Surrey (donated
by Pat Cole)
From Peter Duffy:
61 & 63 Capstone Road, Bournemouth.
Charles SHERWOOD* head 47 M Potato Merchant bn Shaftsbury, Dorset.
Elizabeth SHERWOOD wife 45 bn Horton, Dorset,
Annie SHERWOOD dau single 25 bn Holt Dorset.
Bertie SHERWOOD son single 17 assisting in business bn Bournemouth, Hants.
Florence May SHERWOOD dau single 15 dressmakers apprentice bn Bournemouth, Hants.
Lily Maud SHERWOOD dau 14 school bn Bournemouth, Hants.
Beartrice Nellie SHERWOOD dau 9 school bn Bournemouth, Hants.
*son of Ezekiel the marine.
Highway, Micheldever, Hants.
Charles STEELE head M 35 carrier general bn East Stratton, Hants.
May STEELE* wife 35 bn Little Ann, Hants.
Lucy STEELE dau 5 bn East Stratton, Hants.
Edwin STEELE son 3 bn East Stratton, Hants.
23 Barrack Road, Christchurch, Hampshire.
William SHERWOOD* head 50 M Platelayer bn Fovent, Wiltshire
Mary Ann SHERWOOD wife 50 bn Holt, Dorset
*son of Ezekiel the marine.
Abbotts Ann, Andover, Hants.
Charles BALL head 31 M Woodman bn Hurstbourne Tarrant, Hants.
Ellen BALL* wife 29 bn Abbotts Ann, Hants.
Mable Winifred BALL dau 2 bn Abbottts Ann, Hants.
John SHERWOOD father in law Widower 71 labourer on farm bn Abbotts Ann, Hants
Hector SHERWOOD nephew single 18 game keeper domestic bn Abbotts Ann, Hants
17 Water Lane, St. Cross, Winchester, Hants.
William PEARCE head M 41 Gardener bn St. Cross, Hants.
Sarah PEARCE* wife 44 bn Abbotts Ann, Hants.
From Eileen Edwards:
Abbotts Ann in house containing 5 rooms
Henry Fennell head 53 married for 23 years Estate Carpenter born Abbotts Ann
Annie Fennell wife 47 married for 23 years had 9 children 9 living born Abbotts
Charles Henry Fennell son single age 21 Labourer on farm born AA
Nellie Fennell daughter age 12 School born AA
Lillian Tryphenia Fennell daughter age 8 School born AA
Violet Ruth Fennell granddaughter age 3 born AA
From Niki Sherwood of Croydon:
5 Winchelsea Street Dover:
Arthur Henry Sherwood hd 21 Labr, Railway. bn Dover
Louisa Jane Sherwood wife 20, Dover (signed form)
William Arthur son 1 Dover
living with brother Syney Alfred Sherwood 25 a Shunter, and his wife Maud Lily
24 bn Folkestone.
Name:Relationship to head:Marital Status:Years married:Sex:Age in
SHERWOOD, ALBERT WILLIAM,HEAD,M, 27,MACHINE FITTER,FAVERSHAM KENT
SHERWOOD, SOPHIE MATILDA,WIFE,M ,20,BUCKLAND PARISH, DOVER
SHERWOOD, MINNIE DORIS,DAUGHTER, BUCKLAND PARISH DOVER
SHERWOOD, WINIFRED ROSE, DAUGHTER, 7 NEW YORK U S A
SHERWOOD, WILLIAM ALBERT,SON, 2, BUCKLAND PARISH DOVER
they were living at 69 Mayfield Ave Dover
1911 Census Military Transcript
SHERWOOD, WILLIAM VICTOR, 24, PRIVATE 3RD BN WORCESTERSHIRE RGT. born 1887
5 FIVE ROST LANE DOVER.......Ethels maiden name was Leale.....Henry could be her father
SHERWOOD, FRANK, HEAD,M, M,38,MESSENGER ARMY PENSIONER,EXETER DEVON
SHERWOOD, ETHELWIFE,MARRIED10F30PALLING NORFOLK
SHERWOOD, HILDADAUGHTERSINGLEF5SCHOOLHOUNSLOW LONDON
SHERWOOD, EILEENDAUGHTERSINGLEF4SCHOOLDUBLIN IRELAND
LEALE, HENRY,BOARDER,WIDOWER,M59,BARMAN NAVAL PENSIONER, RYDE I OF WIGHT
15 ROUND TOWER LANE, DOVER
SHERWOOD, THOMAS, HEAD,M58FISH HAWKERST ALPKAGE CANTERBURY KENT
SHERWOOD, MARY ANN,WIFE,MARRIED,35,F56,ST PETERS CANTERBURY KENT
BUTLER, EMILY ELIZABETH MARY,GRANDCHILD,F5,SCHOOL,CHARLTON DOVER KENT
2 CASTLE HILL ROAD, DOVER
ATKINS, WILLIAM DEBENHAM,HEAD,MARRIEDM64RETIRED BOOTMAKER DEALER, KENT DOVER
ATKINS, HESTER ELIZABETHWIFEMARRIED38F61,KENT DOVER
SHERWOOD, LILLIAN MARY,SERVANT,SINGLEF,23,DOMESTIC SERVANT, KENT DOVER
4 Selborne Terrace, Dover:
William SHERWOOD hd 51 Railway Engine Driver, Wye
Elizabeth Ann wife 50 marr 30 yrs 12 ch, 10 still living
Elsie May da 19 S Dressmaker, Fredk Joseph so 16 S Refreshment Room Boy, Edith
Victoria 15, Reginald John 11 & Ernest Frank 9- all born Dover.
30 Gordon Road, Portslade-on-Sea, Sussex RG14/5207 RD80SD3
Richard SHERWOOD hd 30 Tailor Maker. bn Staffs
Kate do. wife 30, Southborough, Kent
Kathleen dau 4, Southborough, Kent
Eileen dau 1, Hove Sussex//
Married 6 yrs, 2ch both living (kindly contributed by Linda Penn who can
trace this line back to Swaffham, Norfolk).
From Cynthia Sherwood
Dickinson St. Horsforth, Nr. Leeds
Christopher John Sherwood Head 45
Cart Man Soap works Sherburn Yorks.
Mary Emma Sherwood
Wife 46 Married 5. 4. 1.
Huttons Ambo, Yorks.
Sherwood Son 22 Single
Edith Annie Sherwood
Dau. 17 Single
Millhand Wool Manufactory Kirkstall, Yorks
Albert Sherwood Sherwood Son
Millhand, Spinning Mill Kirkstall, Yorks.
A daughter, Mary Eleanor Sherwood had married in 1910. My father, Thomas, who was in the Royal Navy, was on H.M.S.
"Neptune" according to his naval record.I have found him on a list
(either vessel or barracks) as being in Portsmouth at the time of the census:
Thomas Sherwood 22
Single Able Seaman Yorkshire,
From Ms Pat Vincent (related to David R Sherwood):
Yorkshire, Appleton Wiske, Northallerton:
Thomas SHERWOOD hd 71 Marr 34 yrs, 4children born 2 still living, Retired Farmer own acct. Birthplace: Yorks, Swainby
Catherine S. wife 60 Marr 34 yrs, 4 ch 2 stil living, Bithplace: Yorks, Hilton
+ 1 Boarder
Yorkshire, West Rounton:
Wilfred SHERWOOD hd 28 Marr 2 yrs, Farmer(Grazier) bn Hilton
Priscilla S. wife 31 Marr 2 yrs, 2 ch, bn S. Kilvington?, Yorks
Jessie da 2 & James N. SHERWOOD son 3mo, both bn W Rounton
David Sherwood kindly contributed
these returns from the Yorkshire census:
‘Manor House’, Hart, Nr Hartlepool, Co Durham
Name Rel to Head Marital Yrs Marry Sex Age Occupation Where born
John Edwin Sherwood Head M 24 M 57 Farmer Ayton, Yorkshire
Esther Sherwood Wife M F 50 Mossley, Lancs
G Cecil Sherwood Son S M 23 Ships Draughtsman Hart, Durham
John N Sherwood Son S M 21 Son working on farm Hart, Durham
M Evelyn Sherwood Daug S F 20 Dairy work farmer’s daug Hart, Durham
S Hilda Sherwood Daug S F 18 Dairy work farmer’s daug Hart, Durham
Lilly A Sherwood Daug S F 17 Dressmaker apprentice Hart, Durham
Edith E Sherwood Daug S F 15 School Hart, Durham
Muriel Sherwood Daug S F 8 Hart, Durham
West End, Stokesley, N. Yorkshire
Laurence Sherwood Head M M 42 Horseman General Acklam,
Ada Sherwood Wife M 14 F 35 Sedgefield, Durham
Florence Sherwood Daug F 13 Middlesbro, Yorkshire
John Sherwood Son M 9 Middlesbro, Yorkshire
Irene Sherwood Daug F 8 Middlesbro, Yorkshire
Robert Sherwood Son M 4 Crondall, Durham
John Edwin Sherwood and Laurence Sherwood are sons of Eleazar Sherwood
(1827-1906) and his wife Margaret Wilson.
Kiplin, Near Northallerton, N. Yorkshire
William Nesom Head S M 65 Farmer Grindon, Durham
Lettice Sherwood Sister Widow F 72 Norton, Durham
Walter Sherwood Nephew Single M 37 Farmer Yarm, Yorkshire.
Lettice Sherwood (nee Nesom) is the widow of William Sherwood (1833-c1880) and
Walter Sherwood is their son.