Alexander Macfarren KEMPTON

Alexander Macfarren KEMPTON

Male 1876 - 1908  (32 years)

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  • Name Alexander Macfarren KEMPTON 
    Born 1876  Derby, Derbys Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Christened 24 Nov 1876  St Michael, Derby, Derbys Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Male 
    Died 1908  Rochdale, Lancs Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Notes 
    • Suggestion for the reason behind his name:- Sir George (Alexander) Macfarren (1813-1887) was an English composer who studied at the RAM becoming professor there and at Cambridge. In spite of being blind (from 1860) he remained active as an author and lecturer, editor and composer, receiving a knighthood in 1883. One of the most prolific 19th-century composers, he wrote mainly choral, orchestral and chamber music and songs. [4]
    Person ID I817  Kempton Tree
    Last Modified 9 Oct 2016 

    Father William John KEMPTON,   b. 1843, Ely, Cambs Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1904, Ruthin, Denbighshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years) 
    Mother Margaret BIRCH,   b. 1847, Ely, Cambs Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Sep 1899, Liverpool, Lancs Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 52 years) 
    Married 17 Oct 1868  Holy Trinity, Ely, Cambs Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 6, 7
    • Details: Kempton WIlliam John of full age bac professor of music of Mold (Flintshire) son of John baker AND Margaret Birch minor sp Waterside Ely dau of William draper by lic. Wits: H L Kempton, T Kempton.
    Family ID F31  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Agnes Dora DOUGLAS,   b. 1881, Clifton, Bristol, Somerset Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1962, Liverpool, Lancs Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years) 
    Married Sep 1901  Toxteth, Liverpool Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Children 
     1. Dorothea Margaret KEMPTON,   b. 09 Jun 1902, Liverpool, Lancs Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Jun 1983, Liverpool, Lancs Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)
    +2. George Alexander M D KEMPTON,   b. 14 Nov 1903, Stockport, Cheshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1973, Warwick, Warwicks Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years)
    Last Modified 24 Feb 2016 
    Family ID F243  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S77] GRO BMD Indexes, (www.ancestry.co.uk), DQ1876, Derby, 7b 470.

    2. [S3] Family Search, (www.familysearch.org).

    3. [S77] GRO BMD Indexes, (www.ancestry.co.uk), MQ1908, Rochdale, 8c 46, age 31.

    4. [S80] Website, www.wqsr.com.

    5. [S39] Marriage Certificate.

    6. [S77] GRO BMD Indexes, (www.ancestry.co.uk), DQ1868, Ely, 3b 1270.

    7. [S40] Parish Register, Ely, Holy Trinity.

    8. [S77] GRO BMD Indexes, (www.ancestry.co.uk), SQ1901, Toxteth Park, 8b 370.