Alfred Alderton

#65384, b. December 1849, d. 1932

Individual's Timeline

Birth RegDecember 1849Alfred Alderton1
Death of Mother11 April 1851Jane Thompson
Marr Reg1871Alfred Alderton2
Marriage of Daughtercirca 1891Mary Jane Alderton
Death1932Alfred Alderton3

Primary events

  • Birth Reg: Alfred's birth was registered in the quarter ended in December 1849 in the Thompson registration district. Sarah's 'soninlaw' which I think means step son in today's language.1
  • Death of Mother: His mother Jane Thompson died on 11 April 1851 in Great Cressingham, Norfolk, England.
  • Marr Reg: The marriage of Alfred and Emily Sutton was registered in the quarter ended 1871 in the Great Cressingham registration district.2
  • Marriage of Daughter: His child Mary Jane Alderton was married circa 1891.
  • Death: Alfred died in 1932 in South Clifton, Nottinghamshire, England, (Aged 82 years, worked back from recorded birth date).3

Secondary circumstances

  • Occupation: Alfred was an agricultural labourer, later a shepherd.

Census details

  • Alfred Alderton appeared on the census taken on the night of 30th March 1851, at Barn House, Thompson, Norfolk, England, in the household of Maria (?).
  • Alfred Alderton appeared on the census taken on the night of 7th April 1861, at Great Cressingham, Norfolk, England, in the household of Sarah Newton, his step mother.
  • In 1871 in Great Cressingham Alfred Alderton was included in the census schedule of Josiah SUTTON. He was aged 21 years. Alfred is an unmarried visitor.
  • In the census taken on the night of 3rd April 1881 Alfred was the head of the household and Emily was his wife. The address was Kettering, Northamptonshire, England. Their daughter Mary was living with them.
  • In the census taken on the night of 5th April 1891 Alfred was the head of the household and Emily was his wife. The address was Mill Lane, Newark, Nottinghamshire, England. Birth place for both was Long Sutton, Lincolnshire. Their daughter Mary was living with them.
  • In the census taken on the night of 31st March 1901 Alfred was the head of the household and Emily was his wife. The address was Newark, England., along with a grandson John A Sheriston, and 2 boarders.
  • In the census taken on the night of 2nd April 1911 Alfred was the head of the household and Emily was his wife. The address was South Clifton, Nottinghamshire, England. They had had only the 1 child who was also still alive.
Brushes with the LAW

In 1870 he was charged with taking a pheasent from Hillborough.

Research Notes

  • Research note 01: Not the man who died in an accident in 1979 in Oxfordshire, as the inquest said he was from Walton-on-Thames. I foud this birth in Walton, NOT our Alfred.
  • Research note 02: He may have joined the Army, as in 1872 a private in the 7th Fusiliers was charged with assault of an 11 year old girl.

Child of Alfred Alderton and Emily Sutton

  • Mary Jane Alderton b. 1872, d. 1931

Citations

  1. Find my past web sites, online http://www.findmypast.com or http://www.findmypast.com.au, First name(s)      ALFRED
    Last name      ALDERTON
    Birth year      1849
    Birth quarter      4
    Registration month      -
    Mother's last name      -
    District      Wayland
    County      Norfolk
    Country      England
    Volume      13
    Page      343
    Record set      England & Wales Births 1837-2006
    Category      Life Events (BDMs)
    Subcategory      Births & baptisms
    Collections from      United Kingdom.
  2. Find my past web sites, online http://www.findmypast.com or http://www.findmypast.com.au, First name(s)     Alfred
    Last name     Alderton
    Sex     Male
    Birth year     -
    Marriage year     1871
    Marriage date     ? ? 1871
    Parish     Great Cressingham
    Diocese     Norwich
    Spouse's first name(s)     Emily
    Spouse's last name     Sutton
    Father's first name(s)     Robert
    Spouse's father's first name(s)     Christopher
    County     Norfolk
    Country     England
    Archive     Norfolk Record Office
    Archive reference     PD 131/9
    Record set     Norfolk marriages
    Category     Life Events (BDMs)
    Subcategory     Marriages & divorces
    Collections from     United Kingdom.
  3. Find my past web sites, online http://www.findmypast.com or http://www.findmypast.com.au, Alderton      Alfred      1851      1932      1932      England & Wales Deaths 1837-2007      Newark, Nottinghamshire, England.