Emma Alexander

#27995, b. 6 June 1872
  • Father: Daniel Alexander d. 20 Oct 1909
  • Mother: Mary Ann Carter b. c 1846, d. 15 Jun 1908

Individual's Timeline

Birth6 June 1872Emma Alexander1
Christening25 February 1878Emma Alexander2,1
Marr RegSeptember 1894Emma Alexander3
Marriage16 September 1894Emma Alexander4

Primary events

Secondary circumstances

  • Occupation: Emma was a silk weaver.
  • Married Name: Her married name was Grief.

Census details

  • In 1881 Emma Alexander may have been found in Reedham when the census was taken. She was listed as a Boarder with John and Lucy ANNISON.
  • In the census taken on the night of 5th April 1891 Emma Alexander was included in the household of Daniel Alexander in 4 Louise Road, Great Yarmouth, Norfolk, England along with Mary Ann Carter, Florence Joanne Alexander and Edward Alexander.
  • In the census taken on the night of April 2nd 1911 Emma Alexander was included in the household of William Wellington Grief in 9 West St Camden Road, Great Yarmouth, Norfolk, England
    ; William and Emma had been married for 16 years and had no children, alive or dead. They lived in a 4 room house. With them was 7 year old Maud ALEXANDER born in Yarmouth who is a niece, and therefore has to be either the daughter of one of Emma brother's or the illigitimate daughter on one of her sisters.

Family of Emma Alexander and William Wellington Grief


  1. Free parish registers, online http://www.freereg.org.uk,      Norfolk
    Place     Great Yarmouth
    Church     St Nicholas
    RegisterNumber     1439
    DateOfBirth     06 Jun 1872
    BaptismDate     25 Feb 1878
    Forename     Emma
    Sex     F
    FatherForename     Daniel
    MotherForename     Mary Ann
    FatherSurname     ALEXANDER
    Abode     Row
    FatherOccupation     Fisherman
    FileNumber     15201.
  2. Certificate or Original Parish Reg Entry, Extract from original records, downloaded.
  3. Free UK BDM index from 1837, online http://freebmd.rootsweb.com, Alexander      Emma           and Grief      William Wellington            Yarmouth      4b     36.
  4. Find my past web sites, online http://www.findmypast.com or http://www.findmypast.com.au, First name(s)      Emma
    Last name      Alexander
    Name note      -
    Marriage year      1894
    Marriage date      16 Sep 1894
    Marriage place      St Nicholas, Great Yarmouth, Norfolk, England
    Father's first name(s)      -
    Father's last name      -
    Mother's first name(s)      -
    Mother's last name      -
    Spouse's first name(s)      William Wellington
    Spouse's last name      Grief
    Spouse's father's fist name(s)      -
    Spouse's father's last name      -
    Spouse's mother's first name(s)      -
    Spouse's mother's last name      -
    Place      Great Yarmouth
    County      Norfolk
    Country      England
    Batch number      M16315-7
    Record set      England Marriages 1538-1973
    Category      Birth, Marriage & Death (Parish Registers)
    Record collection      Marriages & divorces
    Collections from      United Kingdom.