Charles Perry or Yeo?

The 1911 census for Dalton-in-Furness in Lancashire records the family of 33-year-old insurance agent Peter Perry. Listed with him are his wife Elizabeth (age 29), his children Charles (9), Elsie (4), Alfred (3) and Lottie (1), and his nephew John Perry (7).

However, Charles’s surname has been altered to Yeo, apparently in the same handwriting and therefore likely to be a contemporaneous alteration.

Peter Perry had married Elizabeth Wright in 1907, so is Charles his son from a previous marriage? And why was his surname Yeo?

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