Alfred Balmforth

18 September 1857–20 January 1926 (Age 68)
Middlestown, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Alfred

When Alfred Balmforth was born on 18 September 1857, in Middlestown, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Charles Balmforth, was 27 and his mother, Martha Lumb, was 36. He married Mary Louisa Crockwell on 20 January 1880. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. He lived in Victor, Ravalli, Montana, United States in 1900 and Election Precinct 34 Butte City, Silver Bow, Montana, United States in 1910. He died on 20 January 1926, in Glendale, Los Angeles, California, United States, at the age of 68, and was buried in Forest Lawn Memorial Park, Hollywood, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States.

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Alfred Balmforth
Mary Louisa Crockwell
Marriage: 20 January 1880
Alfred John Balmforth
Henry F. Balmforth

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    20 January 1880
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    World Events (8)

    Age 6
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1863 · Lendal Bridge Opened
    Age 6
    The Lendal Bridge was opened in 1863, after a previous failed attempt at building it Thomas Page was brought in to design it. It is an iron bridge styled with the gothic style popular in England. When it was first opened, it was a toll bridge but in 1894, it accepted it’s last toll.
    1876 · The First Worlds Fair in the U.S.
    Age 19
    The First official World's Fair, was held to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence in Philadelphia. 37 Countries provided venues for all to see.

    Name Meaning

    English: see Bamford .

    Dictionary of Family Names in Britain and Ireland © University of the West of England 2016

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    Alfred Balmforth Biography

    ALFRED BALMFORTH. - One of the progressive and representative business men of Silver Bow county, who has attained prominence in the industrial world entirely through his own efforts, is Alfred Balmfor …

    Sources (31)

    • Alfred Balmforth, "California, County Birth and Death Records, 1800-1994"
    • Alfred Balmforth, "United States Census, 1910"
    • Alfred Balinforth, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1940"

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