Bessants 1901 Census. North Somerset.

 

Collated by Mary Mason

 

Axbridge

Cheddar Rd

Bezzant John            head    62 Gardener Domestic         Wilts, Chippenham

           Catherine      w       47                                      Axbridge

           Percy L J               14                                          ..

         Winifred G I K           8                                          ..      

 

Budge Hill

Bessant Fred            head    26 Shirt Polisher                         Cheddar

          Elizabeth       w      26                                                ..

          Percival        s       1                                                  ..

Everleigh Alice        s in l            Shirt machinest             Devon, Broadelyst

     

Clevedon

 

Rosedale

 

Garland Samuel head              45  Carpenter                                 Bedminster

                Annie  w                  35                                                    Portbury

 Bessant  Kate    d                   14  Dressmaker                                 Clapton

 

The College

Bessant Sarah A                 21 Cook Domestic                       Weston

 

25 Alexander Rd

Bessant Beatrice                18 Gen Servant Domestic              Clevedon

 

11, Victoria Rd.

Bessant Elsie                    15 Servant Domestic                    Weston

 

151 Kenn Rd

Coombe Harry head                 31 Builders Lab.                   Portishead

              Etheline w                  36                                                ..

              Walter Henry s             4                                               ..

               Hurbert John s             2                                               ..

 

10 Treefield Rd.

Bessant W. John head          33 Mason                        Glam. Craigwyn

           Rose        w           22 Charwomen                           Bath

          Mary Ann mother    50                                 Portishead    

 Alfred    brother       20                                 Craigwyn

 Harriet     sister        14                                 Clevedon

 

 

Portbury

 

Bessant  Sarah    s                51     Seamstress              Portbury

 

Western Rd            

Bessant Samuel                      23                       Clapton in Gordano

          Eliza Jane                20                                Cam Townwater

 

Bessant John                     56               Lab              Portishead

             Eliza                     57                                 Nailsea

          

Western Rd.

How Ham Farm

 

Bessant Charles H  head       40               Docker Lab      Portishead

           Martha A                40                                   Nailsea

          Sam F                      21                                  Portishead

          Wm C                     18              Carter                    ..

          Ernest G                  10                                         ..

          Lilian M                    8                                         ..

          Lionel H                   7                                          ..

          Linda M                   3                                          ..

          Arthur L                   1                                          ..

 

Portishead

High St.

Bessant Samuel   head           36  Dock Lab          Portishead

          Annie    wife             35                       Pucklechurch, Glou.

          Albert      s               15  Port Boy           Portishead

          Lillie       d             13                                ..

          Henry      s               11                                ..

          Eliza       d                8                                 ..

          Elsie                 d                6                                 ..

          Emily      d                4                                 ..

 

18 Albert Rd.

Bessant James head             44  Corn Porter, Docks       Portishead

          Sarah    w               46                                Minehead

          Fred      s               16  Bread Maker               Yatton

          Lionel   s               15  Grocery Ass.                    ..

          Gladys  d                  9                                 Portishead

          Herbert  s               6                                      ..

 

28 Albert Rd

Bessant James head              87  Resident Farmer           Weston

          Mary    w                70                                Luxborough

          Arthur   s                 37  Dock Lab                   Weston

Tuck      James                     37       ..                          Clapton

Stone    Gilbert                     1   Nurse Child                         Bristol

 

Slade Terrace

Bessant Vincent head          60    Coal Gas Works          Walton

           Emily      w            58                                 Som ?ioine?

          Thomas    u            62    Boarder                     Walton

Raffill    Fred                    35    Wid                         Liverston

    ..       Alfred                  13                                 Cardiff. S. Wales

           William                12                                          ..

 

 

St. Marys Rd

Doubling Mary head            71  wid                                    Portishead

Bath Elizabeth sister            69  wid   Laundress                             .. 

Bessant Emma                              70? Wid                                            ..

        

Western Rd.

Bessant Samuel  head            23 Gen Lab                              Clapton

          Eliza Jane  w             20                       Carmarthan, Townwater.

 

Bessant Louis head             30 Quarryman                            Weston

           Emma wife             22                                                ..

          Frank boarder          15                                          Portishead.

 

Walton in Gordano

Castle Cottage.

 

Bessant  John      head                    38    Castle Attendant         Weston in Gordano

           Mary M     w                    35                                Wedmore

           Wm J          s            15    Jewellers Messenger        Weston

           Herbert G   s            13     Errand Boy                   Norton

           Ernest C     s             8                                     Walton

           Edith m      d             4                                          ..

           Lin B          d            3mths                           ..

 

Walton Down

Bessant  Thomas  head          37                                Somerset

           Louisa      w             38                                      ..

           William T  s            10                                 Glamorgan

 

Morgans Buildings

Wilmot Theodore  head         67         Market Gardener   Clapton

           Margaret    w                    67                                      ..

           Charles                   36                                      ..

           George                   31                                      ..

            James                    24                                      ..

 

 

Weston in Gordano.

 

Weston in Gordano St.

Bessant   George    head         71     Farm Lab.      Weston in Gordano.

            Ann           w           69                       Walton in Gordano.

            Charles                  42     Farm Lab       Weston in Gordano.

 

 

Bessant  Laura                             30                       Weston in Gordano

           Clarence J                2                                    ..

           Edmund C                4mths                                    ..

 

Mansfield John   head           47                                  Somerset

            Martha A  w          55                                   ..

            Abraham               72 wid  Gen Lab                  ..

Bessant   Mary                  83 wid  Lodger                    Plymouth

            Beatrice                19      Dom. Serv.      Weston in Gordano.

 

Bessant  Lewis  head            30                        Weston in Gordano.

           Emma                   22                                 ..

           Frank                    15                                    ..

Bessant Jane      head            67 wid                   ..

             Joseph                            44                                 ..

          Charles                  28                                 ..

          Albert                    24                                 ..

          Margaret g/d            12                                 ..

          Joseph    g/s             10                                 ..

 

Western Hill

Bessant  George  head           46     Farm Lab.        Weston in Gordano

            Jane        w            39                        Wedmore

            Dora                    16                        Weston in Gordano

            Arthur                  13                                 ..

 

1, Laureston Villa

Bessant   Minnie                 39    Gen Dom                  Clevedon

 

Weston super Mare.

Milton Hill

Bessant  Edward head          50      Stone Quarryman         Walton

            Jane        w             54                                       Bath

Burnett Wm        g/s            13                        Weston super Mare.

 

Clapton in Gordano

William Tom Bessant head    27      Lab                       Portbury

Mary           ..    g/m wid    80                        Walton in Gordano   

Elizabeth       ..     sister      10                                 Portbury

Edward         ..    brother     15                                 Portbury                        

Clapton Inn

Isaac Amos Day       head    37      Publican        Clapton in Gordano

Annie Minnie Day    wife    37                                 Portishead    

Hilda G P Bessant     niece   6                                  Portishead

 

 

Thomas Bessant       head    60      Carter                    Portbury

Sarah            ..        wife    56                                 W in Gordano

Daisy Jane     ..        daug    18                                 Clapton

Thomas        ..        son     11                                 Clapton

 

Pill   

 

Thomas Bessant       head    40      Dock Lab      Easton in Gordano

Mary            ..        wife                                        Pill

Ada              ..        daug    15                                 Pill

Hannah         ..        daug    13                                 Pill    

Elizabeth       ..        daug    10                                 Pill

John            ..        son     8                                  Pill

Mary           ..        daug    5                                  Pill

Rosina          ..        daug    3                                  Pill

Hilda            ..        daug    1                                  Pill

 

Thomas Dungery      head    24      Fireman Gas Works   Pill

Ada             ..        wife    22                                 Pill

Herbert         ..        son     1                                  Pill

John   Bessant         wid     71      Father in law          Portbury