Cecil Harry Alexander

#37592, b. March 1885, d. June 1962

Individual's Timeline

Birth RegMarch 1885Cecil Harry Alexander1
Christening8 November 1885Cecil Harry Alexander2
Birth8 December 1885Cecil Harry Alexander3
Marr RegJune 1926Cecil Harry Alexander4
19391939Cecil Harry Alexander5
Death RegJune 1962Cecil Harry Alexander6
Death24 June 1962Cecil Harry Alexander4
Probate12 July 1962Cecil Harry Alexander

Primary events

  • Birth Reg: Cecil's birth was registered in the quarter ended in March 1885 in the Loddon, Thurton registration district.1
  • Christening: He was christened on 8 November 1885 in Thurton, Norfolk, England.2
  • Birth: He was born on 8 December 1885 in Loddon, Norfolk, England.3
  • Marr Reg: The marriage of Cecil and Lavender Iris Arabia Hupton was registered in the quarter ended June 1926 in the Loddon registration district.4
  • Death Reg: Cecil's death was registered in the quarter ended in June 1962 in the Norwich registration district. (His age calculates to 77 years and 3 months).6
  • Death: Cecil died on 24 June 1962 in West Norwich Hopital, Norwich, Norfolk, England, (Aged 77 years and 3 months, worked back from recorded birth date).4
  • Probate: His estate was probated on 12 July 1962. Lavender Iris Arabia Hupton was the administrator and/or the beneficiary. It was valued at £641.

Secondary circumstances

Census details

Military Career

Records show that Cecil Harry Alexander served in the armed forces. In 1916 Cecil signed up for the Norfok regiment (but seems to have transferred to the Dorsets and or the Royal Fusiliers ~~ see exhibit). He was not married at the time. He was demobbed in 1919, from the Dorsets, and returned to Alphington.7

Research Notes

  • Research note 01: I assume his DOB is incorrect in 1939.

Children of Cecil Harry Alexander and Lavender Iris Arabia Hupton

  • Michael A Alexander
  • Vivienne E Alexander
  • Cecily R Alexander
  • Patrick S M Alexander

Citations

  1. Find my past web sites, online http://www.findmypast.com or http://www.findmypast.com.au, Civil Registration event: Birth
    Name:      ALEXANDER, Cecil Harry
    Registration district:      Loddon
    County:      Norfolk
    Year of registration:      1885
    Quarter of registration:      Jan-Feb-Mar
    Mother's maiden name:      Not available before 1911 Q3
    Volume no:      4B
    Page no:      235.
  2. Find my past web sites, online http://www.findmypast.com or http://www.findmypast.com.au,
    First name(s)      Cecil Harry
    Last name      Alexander
    Gender      Male
    Birth year      1884
    Birth place      -
    Baptism year      1885
    Baptism date      08 Nov 1885
    Residence      Norfolk, England
    Place      Thurton
    County      Norfolk
    Country      England
    Father's first name(s)      James
    Father's last name      Alexander
    Mother's first name(s)      Fanny
    Mother's last name      Alexander
    Record set      England Births & Baptisms 1538-1975
    Category      Life Events (BDMs)
    Subcategory      Births & baptisms
    Collections from      United Kingdom.
  3. Find my past web sites, online http://www.findmypast.com or http://www.findmypast.com.au, Alexander Household (4 People) Street Farm , Loddon R.D., Norfolk, England

         First name(s)      Last name(s)      DOB      Sex      Occupation      Marital status      Schedule      Schedule Sub Number      
         Cecil H      Alexander      08 Dec 1885      Female      Small Holder (Own Account)      Married      100      1      
         Selina      Whiting      07 Apr 1890      Female      Unpaid Domestic Duties      Married      100      2      
         John      Whiting      02 Oct 1920      Male      Carpenter      Single      100      3      
         Eleanor J      Cadman      29 Jul 1918      Female      Daily Domestic Servant      Widowed      100      4      

    Ref: RG101/6561A/010/17 Letter Code: TROH.
  4. Website Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com) "
    England & Wales, National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations), 1858-1966 about Cecil Harry Alexander
    Name:      Cecil Harry Alexander
    Probate Date:      12 Jul 1962
    Death Date:      24 Jun 1962
    Death Place:      Norfolk, England
    Registry:      Norwich."
  5. Find my past web sites, online http://www.findmypast.com or http://www.findmypast.com.au, Alexander Household (4 People) Street Farm , Loddon R.D., Norfolk, England

         First name(s)      Last name(s)      DOB      Sex      Occupation      Marital status      Schedule      Schedule Sub Number      
         Cecil H      Alexander      08 Dec 1885      Female      Small Holder (Own Account)      Married      100      1      
         ALvender and Michael have been missed off the transcription. They are on the original      

    Ref: RG101/6561A/010/17 Letter Code: TROH.
  6. Find my past web sites, online http://www.findmypast.com or http://www.findmypast.com.au, Civil Registration event: Birth
    Name:      ALEXANDER, Cecil H
    Registration district:      Norwich
    County:      Norfolk
    Year of registration:      1962
    Quarter of registration:      Apr-May-Jun
    Age at death:      77
    Volume no:      4B
    Page no:      580.
  7. Website Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com) "Name:      Cecil Harry Alexander
    Gender:      Male
    Birth Date:      abt 1885
    Age at Enlistment:      31
    Residence Place:      Alpington, Nr Norwich
    Document Year:      1916
    Regimental Number:      46172
    Regiment Name:      R Fusiliers Labour Corps Dorset Regiment
    Number of Images:      3
    Form Title:      Short Service Attestation
    Other Records:      Search for 'Cecil Harry Alexander' in other WWI collections
    Family Members:      
    Name      Relation to Soldier
    Cecil Harry Alexander      Self (Head)
    James Alexander      Father

    Source Information

    Ancestry.com. British Army WWI Service Records, 1914-1920 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2008.

    Original data: The National Archives of the UK (TNA): Public Record Office (PRO).

    War Office: Soldiers’ Documents, First World War ‘Burnt Documents’ (Microfilm Copies); (The National Archives Microfilm Publication WO363); Records created or inherited by the War Office, Armed Forces, Judge Advocate General, and related bodies; The National Archives of the UK (TNA), Kew, Surrey, England."