The Gover Family

A Family History

Arthur Gover

Was born on 6th July 1891 at 33 Cottage View, Landport, Portsea Island. His mother registered the birth, his fathers Rank or Profesion was Grocers Porter and the Registrar was James L Childs.

In the 1901 census his occupation was given as SCHOLAR and he was living in 34 Jacobs Street, Portsmouth with his parents, 3 brothers, 2 sisters and an aunt.

During the census of 1911 Arthur [20] was a GUNNER in No 95 Garrison Company Royal Artillery in St Georges, Bermuda.

Arthur married a Beatrice Alexander during the 3rd quarter of 1914 within the Portsmouth registration district.

Beatrice Alexander - no further information currently available.

Family Connections


Edward Gover

Ann Carline Stalder


Beatrice and Arthur had 5 children.