Alfred Henry Grist

1882–
Westbury, Wiltshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Alfred Henry

When Alfred Henry Grist was born in 1882, in Westbury, Wiltshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Lemuel Grist, was 34 and his mother, Rosa Millard, was 32. He married Bessie Rastin on 15 April 1908, in Rich, Bingham, Idaho, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He lived in Wandsworth, London, England, United Kingdom in 1911.

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Family Time Line

Alfred Henry Grist
1882–
Bessie Rastin
1883–
Marriage: 15 April 1908
Rosaline Mabel Grist
1909–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
15 April 1908
Rich, Bingham, Idaho, United States
children

(1)

    Rosaline Mabel Grist

    Female1909–Female

Parents and Siblings

    Lemuel Grist

    Male1848–1925Male

    Rosa Millard

    Female1850–1922Female

siblings

(12)

    Willie Arthur Grist

    Male1870–1876Male

    Male1872–1956Male

    Male1872–Male

    Emma Kate Grist

    Female1874–Female

    Female1876–1936Female

+7 More Children

World Events (8)

1884

Age 2

Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).
1888 · The Whitehall Mystery

Age 6

The Whitehall Mystery has some ties to Jack the Ripper, the victim was female and had been dismembered. The arms were found first; the headless torso to which they belonged was found a month later. The rest of the body was never discovered and the mystery was never solved.
1914

Age 32

Outbreak of World War I. UK enters hostilities against Germany. Grueling trench warfare in Belgium and France.

Name Meaning

English: of uncertain origin. It may be an occupational nickname for a miller, from the Middle English abstract noun grist ‘grinding’, Old English grist, a derivative of grindan ( see Grinder ). The word was not used in the concrete sense of grain to be ground until the 15th century.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Alfred H Grist in household of Samuel Grist, "England and Wales Census, 1891"
  • Alfred H Grist in household of Samuel Grist, "England and Wales Census, 1901"
  • Alfred Henry Grist, "England and Wales Census, 1911"

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