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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Family Time Line

Alfred Devereux
1903–1977
Myra Watkins
1916–2005
Marriage: 1945

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1945
Coventry, Warwickshire, England, United Kingdom

Parents and Siblings

    Charles Devereux

    Male1867–Male

    Eleanor Geary

    Female1861–Female

siblings

(8)

    George Harry Devereux

    Male1890–Male

    John Thomas Devereux

    Male1891–Male

    Jim Devereux

    Male1893–Male

    Beatrice Aluce Devereux

    Female1894–Female

    Violet Devereux

    Female1896–Female

+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.
1908

Age 5

London, United Kingdom hosts Summer Olympic Games.
1924

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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