13 Upper Price Street

1911 Census Occupants

George Avison, aged 65, a Heraldry painter (NER) born in York, Yorkshire.

Sarah Ann Avison (George’s wife of 40 years), aged 63, born in York, Yorkshire.

Blanche Avison (the Avisons’ daughter), aged 36, a costume draper’s buyer born in York, Yorkshire.

Gertrude Grives (the Avisons’ servant, shown as married for 4 years), aged 24, a general domestic servant born in York, Yorkshire.

York Municipal Register of Voters 1912-1913, 1913-1914, 1914-1915

George Avison

1913 Kelly’s Directory of North & East Ridings and The City Of York

George Avison, painter

Notes:

13 Upper Price Street was demolished in the Zeppelin raid of May 2nd, 1916. George and Sarah Avison were both killed when a direct hit demolished the house.

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