Alfred Devereux

27 July 1903–1977 (Age 73)
Ratby, Leicestershire, England

The Life of Alfred

When Alfred Devereux was born on 27 July 1903, in Ratby, Leicestershire, England, his father, Charles Devereux, was 36 and his mother, Eleanor Geary, was 42. He married Myra Watkins in 1945, in Coventry, Warwickshire, England, United Kingdom. He lived in Ratby, Leicestershire, England, United Kingdom in 1911. He died in 1977, in Coventry, West Midlands, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 74.

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Alfred Devereux
Myra Watkins
Marriage: 1945

Spouse and Children

Coventry, Warwickshire, England, United Kingdom

Parents and Siblings

    Charles Devereux


    Eleanor Geary




    George Harry Devereux


    John Thomas Devereux


    Jim Devereux


    Beatrice Aluce Devereux


    Violet Devereux


+3 More Children

World Events (8)

1904 · The Entente Cordiale

Age 1

The Entente Cordiale was signed between Britain and France on April 8, 1904, to reconcile imperial interests and pave the way for future diplomatic cooperation. This ended hundreds of years of conflict between the two states.

Age 5

London, United Kingdom hosts Summer Olympic Games.

Age 21

First UK government led by the Labor party under Prime Minister Ramsay MacDonald.

Name Meaning

English and Irish (of Norman origin): habitational name, with the preposition d(e), for someone from Évreux in Eure, France. See also Everest .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • Alfred Devereux, "England, Leicestershire Parish Registers, 1533-1991"
  • Alfred Devereux, "United Kingdom, World War I Service Records, 1914-1920"
  • Alf Deverew in household of Charles James Deverew, "England and Wales Census, 1911"

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