Powers, Alfred



1893 - 1915
Rank Private
Service no.19456
Regiment South Staffordshire Regiment 7th Bn.   
DiedDecember 1, 1915




Despite being born in Aylestone he was baptised on 23 May 1910 in Shirley

Son of Alfred Job Powers and Elizabeth Powers, of 14, Leeson St., Leicester.


1901 Census Shirley Longmore Lane, Olton, Solihull, Warwickshire,

Alfred J Powers Head Married Male 42 1859 Carpenter & Joiner Shirley, Wks,

Elizabeth Powers Wife Married Female 41 1860 -Stoke Albany, Northants

Walter Powers Son – Male 11 1890 – Aylestone, Leicestershire,

Alfred Powers Son – Male 8 1893 – Aylestone, Leicestershire,

Stephen Powers Son – Male 1 1900 – Shirley, Warwickshire,

Margaret Powers Daughter – Female 9 1892 – Leicestershire,

Geraldine Powers Daughter – Female 6 1895 – Shirley, Warwickshire,

Florence Powers Daughter – Female 3 1898 – Shirley, Warwickshire,


1911 census:  Longmore Lane Shirley B’ham

POWERS, Alfred Job Head Married  M 51 1860 Carpenter Warwickshire Shirley

POWERS, Elizabeth Wife Married24 years  F 50 1861  Northamptonshire Stoke Albony

POWERS, Walter Son Single  M 21 1890 Nursery Gardener Leicestershire Aylestone

POWERS, Alfred Son Single  M 18 1893 Nursery Gardener Leicestershire Aylestone

POWERS, Florence Daughter   F 13 1898 School Warwickshire Shirley

POWERS, Stephen Son   M 11 1900 School Warwickshire Shirley

POWERS, Harold Son   M 9 1902 School Warwickshire Shirley


Grave ReferenceII. A. 2.



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