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009-3 Alfred & Maria Howlett
Alfred 277 was another son of Robert George 240, b 1835 in Gresham. He married Maria 2797 Howlett in 1867. Their family of 12 children was born in Gresham:
Several of the children of Alfred and Maria are mentioned in the Gresham School Log Book, including the circumstances of the deaths of three of them. Ckick below to read about it
James 2798 married Rachel ??. Their son Leslie William W 2847 was born 1891 and died through wounds at the Somme in 1916. He is buried at Itteringham. Arthur Mee writes: "We noticed in the churchyard that one of the heroes on the peace memorial lies beside it, for Sergeant Gotts came home from the war to die of his wounds."
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