Born1878 Bradfield St George, Suffolk
Died1937 1 Cambria Ave, Ellesmere, Shropshire
FatherWilliam COBBOLD (1846 – 1922)
MotherSarah Elizabeth GILL (1845 – 1924)
OccupationLabourer. Sgt Major in the Rifle Brigade

Biography and Notes

As Sgt Alfred Cobbold in the 3rd Rifle Brigade he was badly wounded in the arm in France. He was 21 years with his Regiment before going to Ellesmere College for the CCF.

Alfred was initiated a member of the Royal Antediluvian Order of Buffaloes, Hare and Hounds Lodge No 2490 in the town of Ellesmere on the 19th of January 1922.

Life Events

1908Married Josphine May JAMES in Register Office, Woolwich, London
1908Birth of daughter Edna May COBBOLD
1910Birth of daughter Lillian Margaret COBBOLD
1911Birth of son William (Bill) Alfred James COBBOLD
1912Birth of son Christopher COBBOLD
1914Birth of son Horace Edgar COBBOLD
1916Birth of son Charles Frederick COBBOLD
1919Birth of son Arthur COBBOLD
1922Birth of daughter Josephine Mary COBBOLD
1922Death of father William COBBOLD
1924Birth of son Flight Sergeant John Henry COBBOLD
1924Death of mother Sarah Elizabeth GILL
1926Birth of daughter Sheila Grace COBBOLD

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