Alfred James HOSE

Date of Birth: 
8 Mar 1855
Date of Death: 
4 Aug 1930

Alfred was born at Liverpool, Lancashire, England.

He married Eliza Rose (born at Canterbury, Kent, England in 1865) in 1889.

They had 14 children, six girls & eight boys. (Three were born before they married). The first 4 were born in Wellington. Nine were born in Levin & one in Raetihi. Two died as infants.

Alfred was a lumper (a docker who unloads cargo from fishing boats) in Wellington, moving to Levin around 1896 as a labourer. By 1908 he had moved to Ohakune as an enginedriver, & then Tangitu, Mokauiti & finally Te Kuiti as a farmer.

Relatives mentioned in profile: 
Alfred James Hose, William Hose, Margery Birkenhead, Eliza Rose, Joseph Rose, Lucy Maria Olive, Ada Hasse Hose, John Leonard (Jack) Rhodes, Frederick William Hose, Edith Wakefield, Minnie Eva Hose, William Thomas King, Marion Robertson, William Joseph Henry Hose, Thyrza Frances Carpenter, Edward Borick, Martha Hose, Lucy Maria Hose, Alexander McKeeman, Alfred James Hose (Jnr), Doreen Gilmour Auld, Philip Gilbert Thomson, Victor Record Reign Hose, Ellen Elizabeth Nettell, Austin George Hose, Hazel Eleanor Whisker, Charles Edward Hose, Moe Turner, John Howard Hose, Ida Mary Furze, Dorothy Elizabeth (Dot/Eliza) Hose, Hanuere (William) Russell, David Rewi Iraia Morgan, Florence Avis Hose, Walter Francis (Wally) Hose, Gloria Joyce Blomfield.