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Alfred William Foster

Full Name Alfred William Foster
Date of Birth circa 1872
Place of Birth Brockenhurst, Hampshire, England
Spouse Alice Gyngell
Date of Marriage 10th April 1893
Place of Marriage St Peter's, Dorchester, Dorset, England
Children Ernest, Lena, Harold, Gladys, Ralph, Ronald
Other Information 1902 & 1903 & 1904 Electoral register entries
South Western Cottages, No 4
South Dorset

1903 Station Master at West Moors, Dorset.
London and South Western: Dec 1903 appointed station master (with free house) West Moors
Source: UK Railway employment Records 1833-1956

1908 Station Master at Wickham, Hampshire. Employment Railway records, London and South Western: 1st Jan 1908 moved to Wickham £90 a year.
Source: UK Railway employment Records 1833-1956

1911 Census entry
Age: 39
Address: Station House Wickham Hants District Fareham, subdistrict Titchfield
Occupation:Station master
living with him:-
wife Alice age 39 (married 18 years);
Sons:- Ernest Alfred, Clerk aged 17 b Dorchester, Dorset; Harold Willliam aged 12 b Dorchester, Dorset; Ralph Gyngell Foster aged 3 born Dorsetshire Weetmoor; Ronald Alan aged 6 months born Hampshire, Wickham
Daughters:- Lena May aged 16 Drapers Apprentice; Gladys Irene aged 10 both born Dorchester, Dorset.
(Employed by LSWR London & South Western Railway)

Living in Fareham - info from Find my past RG 101/2335G/014/9

address Laurieston, Highland Road, Fareham, Hampshire
info from Probate. Death address different.
Probate 4th June to Ernest Alfred Foster Outfitters manager £550 3s 4d
Source Wills and Probate

Employment Railway records, London and South Western:
13th Sept 1886 Messenger at Dorchester
Nov 1891 appointed Book Clerk
1896 placed on salaried staff £65 a year
Dec 1903 appointed station master (with free house) West Moors
1st Jan 1908 moved to Wickham £90 a year.
Source: UK Railway employment Records 1833-1956
Submitted By Sandra Marks
Last Updated 26th November 2016
Reference ID 12572


England & Wales, Civil Registration Marriage Index, 1837-1915

Name Alice Elizabeth Gyngell
Registration Year 1893
Registration Quarter Apr-May-Jun
Registration district Dorchester
Inferred County Dorset
Volume 5a
Page 680a
Records on Page Alfred William Foster, Alice Elizabeth Gyngell

England, Select Dorset Parish Registers, 1538-1910

Name Alice Elizabeth Gyngell
Gender Female
Marital Status Single
Birth Date 1871
Marriage Date 10 Apr 1893
Marriage Place St Peter's, Dorchester, Dorset, England
Marriage Age 22
Father George Gyngell
Spouse Alfred William Foster
FHL Film Number 2427528

Census of England and Wales, 1901

PRO Ref Rg13
Piece 2001
Folio 30
Page 16
Registration District Dorchester
Sub District Dorchester
Enumeration District 3
County Dorsetshire
Civil Parish Dorchester All Saints
Parliamentary Borough Southern
Address South Western Cottage, Dorchester
Census Date 31st March 1901
Name Alfred W Foster
Age 29
Estimated Birth Year 1872
Gender Male
Relation to Head of Family Head
Profession or Occupation Railway Clerk
Condition as to marriage Married
Where born Brockenhurst, Hampshire

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