The Gover Family

A Family History

Elizabeth Gover

Was most likely born in 1835. She was baptised on 29th March 1835 at the parish church of Bedhampton - St Thomas.

St Thomas' Bedhampton

During the census of 1841 Elizabeth [6] was living with her parents Arthur [45] and Jane [45], brothers John [20], Arthur [14], Alfred [12], Edmund [10] and sister Sarah [8] in Bedhampton, Havant.

In the census on 30th March 1851 her occupation was given as SERVANT, she was living with her parents and brother in Bedhampton.

In the 1861 census Elizabeths occupation was given as SHOE BINDER, she was living with her mother and a niece in Bedhampton village.

There is an Elizabeth Gover who married either a James Mussell or Charles Privett during the 2nd quarter of 1861 in the Portsea Island registration district - this may or may not be the correct Elizabeth.

Family Connections


Arthur Gover

Jane Barber