Family History

Alice was my great-grandfather's sister. I would like to know more about her. If you have any additions, amendments or comments please w-mail



Born:       1855 in Heyshott

Father:     William Blunden

Mother:    Martha Bennett

Baptised:  26/8/1855 heyhsott

Died:       1924 Brighton

Married :   Brighton  1873 (June q)

Spouse;     William Whitehouse

Born:       1852 Brighton

Parents:     Benjamin & Harriet Whitehouse

Died;         1895 Brighton

Married:    1896 in Brighton

Spouse:      Alfred Jerram.

Born:         1847 Southampton

Died:         1932 Brighton

Children:   William Richard Whitehouse b. 1873 Brighton

                  Robert Whitehouse b 1876 Brighton

                  Minnie Amelia  Whitehouse b 1878 Brighton

                  Edith Whitehouse b 1883 Brighton

                  Ernie Whitehouse b 1886 Brighton

                   Percy John Whitehouse b 1892  Brighton

                    Sidney Harry Jerram b 1899 Brighton


1871 census: Alice cook and general servant to George Elphick, butcher, Butcher’s Shop, Lower St, Betchworth, Surrey

1873 baptism register: Residing 22 Baker St Brighton. Occupation: labourer

1876 baptism register: Residing 4 Kingsbury St, Brighton. Occupation: labourer

1881 census; 14 Elder Road, Brighton. Occupation: railway labourer

1891 census; 8 Oxford Court, Brighton also living with them Charles Whitehouse 18 nephew, a machinist. . William now a bricklayers labourer

1901 census: Residing 56 New England St, Brighton. stepson George Jerram aged 18  apprentice coach painter with them.

1911 census: residing 3 Old Shoreham Rd, Brighton. Occupation: labourer



Alfred had married 8/9/1881 Stepney Jane Selby, born 1838 Middlesex. She died 1890 Brighton. . His address was given as 11 Barnes Street, occupation bootmaker, son of William Jerram carpenter. Jane’s address 3 Ripton Street, daughter of Joshua Selby, hatter. Children all born Brighton : Eliza Jane born 1872, William Alfred born 1874, Ada born 1877, Emily born 1881, George born 1883.

1881 census: Residing 7 Elder Row Brighton

1891 census: Residing 38 Picton St  occupation: bootmaker

George Henry Jerram m Brighton 1905

Emily Jerram 1901 servant to Emily King 77 Norfolk Rd, Brighton. She married 1901.



Born:        1873 Brighton
Father:      William Whitehouse
Mother:     Alice Blunden
Died:         1913 Brighton

Baptised:    3/1/1875 St Bartholomew Brighton
Married:    1899 Steyning district
Spouse:     Frances Jessie H Cox
Born:         1868 Brighton
Died:        1938 Brighton
Parents:     Matthew and Sarah Cox
Children:   Mabel Violet Whitehouse born 1900 Brighton
                Evelyn Lilian Whitehouse born 1908 Brighton
1891 census: Residing with parents. Occupation: milk porter
1901 census: Residing 14 Stanford Rd, Preston. Occupation: engine fitter engineer
1911 census: Residing 81 New England St, Brighton. Occupation: dairyman, Sister-in-law Lillie Cox, 25, confectionary shop assistant, with them
Born:       1876 Brighton
Father:     William Whitehouse
Mother:    Alice Blunden

Baptised:   27/8/1876 St Bartholomew, Brighton
Died:        Possibly 1936 Worthing district
1891 census: Residing with parents. Occupation: errand post boy
1911 census: Residing with parents. Occupation: porter jeweller's shop
Born:         1878 Brighton
Father:       William Whitehouse
Mother:      Alice Blunden
Died:          1929 Brighton district
Married:     1901 Allan Thomas Hawkins
Born:         1877 Brighton
Died:         1910 Brighton
Parents:     D and Ellen Hawkins
Children:    Stanley Allan Hawkins born 1903 Brighton
                 David Hawkins born 1905 Brighton
                 Leslie Hawkins born 1905 Brighton
                 Frank John Hawkins born 1906 Brighton
                 Winifred Kathleen born 1910 Brighton
1911 census states she had 6 children, all living
1901 census: Minnie, married, residing 158 lewes Road Inn, Brighton. Occupation: general servant
1911 census: Minnie, widow, residing 21 Viaduct Rd, Brighton. Occupation: widow
Born:        1883 Brighton
Father:      William Whitehouse
Mother:     Alice Blunden
Died:         probably 1923 Paddington district
Married:    5/6/1911 St Mary Magdeline Paddington (witnesses Ernest Norton Whitehouse, Minnie Amelia Hawkins)
Spouse:     Percy Campbell Price
Born:         1883 Finsbury
Parents:    Henry price (deceased by 1911)
1901 census: Residing with parents
1911 census: Residing 17 Queens Gardens W. Occupation: domestic household. Percy living 7 Dudley Place. occupation: dairyman
1911 marriage certificate: Both she and Percy residing 29 Delamere Terrace
Born:        1886 Brighton
Father:      William Whitehouse
Died:        possibly Fulham district 1968
Mother:     Alice Blunden
Married:    1918 Brighton
Spouse:     Minnie Florence B Bohler
Born:         1887 Brighton
Parents:    Martin ^& Emily Bohler (father a German musician)
1901 census: Residing with parents. Occupation: coach painter
1911 census: Residing with parents. Occupation: coach painter
Born:         1892 Brighton
Father:       William Whitehouse
Mother:      Alice Blunden
Died:          possibly 1917 Sherwood Foresters
Married:     1915 Steyning district
Spouse:      Edith Marie Browning
Born:         1894 Brighton
Parents:     William & Caroline Browning
1911 census: Residing with parents. Occupation: milk carrier