Alice Rayner

1 June 1913–

The Life of Alice

When Alice Rayner was born on 1 June 1913, her father, Mathew Rayner, was 25 and her mother, Harriet Walker, was 20. She married Albert Jones in 1939, in Leeds, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom. She lived in Yorkshire West Riding, England, United Kingdom in 1939. She died in Leeds, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom.

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Albert Jones
Alice Rayner
Marriage: 1939

Spouse and Children

Leeds, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom

Parents and Siblings





    Kathleen Rayner



    Monica Rayner


World Events (8)


Age 1

Outbreak of World War I. UK enters hostilities against Germany. Grueling trench warfare in Belgium and France.
1915 · Zeppelin Raid

Age 2

During WWI Zeppelin raids took place all over England. The first of the raids happened from June 6-7, 1915, in Hull, East Yorkshire, England. During the attack 24 people were killed 40 injured, and 40 houses destroyed.

Age 32

The UK becomes a permanent member of the UN Security Council.

Name Meaning

1 English: from the Norman personal name Rainer, composed of the Germanic elements ragin ‘counsel’ + hari, heri ‘army’2 Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental name from an inflected form of German rein or central Yiddish rayn ‘pure’.3 Probably also an altered spelling of German Reiner .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Rayner, "England and Wales Marriage Registration Index, 1837-2005"
  • Alice Jones in household of Albert Jones, "England and Wales National Register, 1939"
  • Alice Rayner, "England and Wales Marriage Registration Index, 1837-2005"

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