The Passells Family

A Family History

Arthur Gillies Passells

Was born during the 4th quarter of 1879 in the Portsea Island registration district.

In the census of 1891 Arthur G [11]  and his parents William [46] a LICENSED VICTUALLER and Emily A [44] were living at the Gloucester House, Portsmouth along with his siblings Emily Kate [21] and Charles J [15] both REFRESHMENT ROOM ASSISTANTS, George W [13], Bessie F [7], Lilian G [7] and Frank F [6]. Also living with the family was Williams sister in law Elizabeth H Billies [42] a REFRESHMENT ROOM ASSISTANT.

During the census of 1901 Arthur [21] an ACCOUNTANTS CLERK and his father William [53] a widower whose occupation was given as LICENSED VICTUALLER was living at 17 High Street, Portsmouth with Williams daughters Ellen (Helen?) Beer [32], Bessie [19], Lillian [17] and sons George [23] a TELEGRAPHIST, and Frank [16] . Also in the household were Williams nephew James Beer [10] and nieces Daisy [8] and Emily [6].

Arthur married an Ethel Maud Hallet during the 2nd quarter of 1907 in the Portsmouth registration district.

Ethel Maud HALLET - no further information currently available.

On 2nd April 1911 during the census Arthur [30] a Licensed Victualler Avenue Hotel and Ethel were living at 314 Twyford Avenue, North End, Portsmouth. Also with them was an Ida Lawrence [24] a General Servant Domestic.

Family Connections


William Passells

Emma Ann Gillies