Census transcript for William Harris (1877-1963) & family

1881: 48 St Giles Street, Northampton. George Harris (head) age 32, born Harrold Bedfordshire occ House painter. Clara Harris (wife) age 31, born Hardingstone Northamptonshire. Robert W. Harris (son) age 5, born Northampton. William Harris (son) age 3, born Northampton. Tom Harris (son) age 1 month, born Northampton. Fanny Harris (servant) age 56, born Moulton Northamptonshire occ Nurse. [The census entry for George, Clara & Robert wrongly gives them the surname of the preceding household at sch 155 - Allen. However, over the page, William & Tom were given the correct surname.] NA ref RG11/1543/76-77 pages 28-29 sch 156

1891: 48 St Giles Street, Northampton. George Harris (head) age 42, born Harrold Bedfordshire occ Plumber & painter. Clara Harris (wife) age 41, born Cotton End Northampton. Robert W. Harris (son) age 15, born Northampton occ Apprentice plumber & painter. William Harris (son) age 13, born Northampton occ Junior clerk. Tom Harris (son) age 10, born Northampton. Kate R. Harris (dtr) age 5, born Northampton. NA ref RG12/1194/61 page 14 sch 83

1901: 48 St Giles Street, Northampton. George Harris (head) age 52, born Harrold Bedfordshire occ Plumber & painter. Clara Harris (wife) age 51, born Northampton. Robert H. [sic] Harris (son) age 25, born Northampton occ Clerk in corporation works. William Harris (son) age 23, born Northampton occ Engine fitter. Tom Harris (son) age 20, born Northampton occ Painter. Kate R. Harris (dtr) age 15, born Northampton. Ada Mary Robinson (visitor) age 23, born Northampton occ Stationers shop assistant. NA ref RG13/1424/98 page 2 sch 9

1911: 23 St Edmunds Road, Northampton. William Harris (head, married) age 33, born St Giles Northampton occ Engineer Cycle & Motor Accessories. Helen Jane Harris (wife, married 6 years) age 30. Children born alive 3; Still living 3. Born Hanslope Bucks. Great Douglas Harris (dtr) age 5, born St Giles Northampton. Bernard Harris (son) age 2, St James Northampton. Gordon George Harris(son) age 10 months, St Giles Northampton. NA ref RG14 PN8406 RD163 ED18 SD1 Sch282

1939: Town Hall, St Giles Square, Northampton. William Harris (M) DoB 26 Jul 1877. Married. Occ Town Hall keeper. Helen J. Harris (F) DoB 17 Dec 1880. Married. Occ Unpaid domestic duties. Greta D. Harris (F) DoB 15 Jun 1905. Single. Occ Trained Certificated School Teacher. Gordon G. Harris (M) DoB 2 Jun 1910. Single. Occ Electrical & Radio Cabs & Service Wholesale. NA ref RG101/6108C/012/14  Letter Code RIOH