The Passells Family

A Family History

Charles John Passells

Was born on 23rd February 1876 in the Portsea Registration district.

In the census of 1891 Charles J [15] a REFRESHMENT ROOM ASSISTANT 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]a REFRESHMENT ROOM ASSISTANT, George W [13], Arthur G [11], 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.

On the 31st March 1901 during the census Charles [25] a Clerk in a Stay Factory was living with his brother-in-law Thomas Simmons [38] a Fireman (Stm Boat) and his fammily at 58, Castle Road, Portsmouth.

Charles married a Cecilia Gertrude Blissett during the 2nd quarter of 1901 in the Portsmouth registration district.

Cecilia Gertrude BLISSETT - was born 28th October 1878 in Bath, Somerset.

During the 1911 census on 2nd April Charles [35] a Clerk and Cecilia were living in 1 Belgrave Road, North End, Portsmouth with their son Keith Charles [6]. There was also a boarder a John Elinger Dullforer [39] an Assistant Storehouseman.

On 29th September 1939 Charles [63] Manager Billiards/Bowling Club and Cecillia [61] Unpaid Domestic Duties were living at 19A Shaftesbury Road, Portsmouth C.B.

Family Connections


William Passells

Emma Ann Gillies


Keith Charles