Mary Ann Alexander

#27627, b. 7 December 1871
  • Father: William Alexander b. 29 Aug 1845, d. bt 1876 - 1881
  • Mother: Charlotte Bensley b. 4 Nov 1843

Individual's Timeline

Birth7 December 1871Mary Ann Alexander1
Christening9 September 1878Mary Ann Alexander1

Primary events

Census details

  • She appeared on the census taken on the night of 3rd April 1881, living in 9 row 119, Great Yarmouth, Norfolk, England in the household of her mother, Charlotte Bensley. She was 9 years old.
  • In 1891 in Gorleston Mary Ann Alexander was included in the household of with the SWANN family who were farmers and butchers. Mary Ann was a general servant.

Research Notes

  • Research note 01: Not the Mary Ann who married James WHITTAKER as she was younger and was born in Woodton.


  1. Free parish registers, online,      Norfolk
    Place     Great Yarmouth
    Church     St Nicholas
    RegisterNumber     1912
    DateOfBirth     07 Dec 1871
    BaptismDate     09 Sep 1878
    Forename     Mary Ann
    Sex     F
    FatherForename     William
    MotherForename     Charlotte
    FatherSurname     ALEXANDER
    Abode     Yarmth
    FatherOccupation     Sailor
    FileNumber     15201.