Known as Grandad
John Attended Waverley Rd. Technical School
20 Dec 1920 Builder's Clerk and Army Pensioner
136 Golden Hillock Road, Small Heath, Birmingham (Ralph's birth certificate)
13 May 1929 Builders Clerk
1 Oakwood Road, Sparkhill, Birmingham (Joy's birth certificate)
|Notices re. John's death|
STAFFORD, John Alfred of St Leonards 1 Oakwood Road
Sparkill Birmingham died 2 January 1960 at The Accident Hospital Birmingham Administration
Birmingham 29 February to Christianna Elizabeth Stafford widow.
Effects 3109 18s. 2d.
According to Joy Phillips
The first home for Jack and Chris was
154 Mansell Road, Small Heath, Birmingham.
Later moved to 136 Golden Hillock Road, which was where Ralph was born.
They moved to 1 Oakwood Road, Sparkill in 1923.
Jack was living in lodgings at 96 Floyer Road, Small Heath when they married.
They moved to 1 Oakwood Road in 1923.
Prior to that they were at Floyer Road.
|John A Stafford in the 1911 Census|
Searched for John Stafford born 1879±5 born in Birmingham
Only found one, living in Aston, Aged 29 (should be 32)
a carpenter, a boarder
Searched for Alfred Stafford born 1879±5 born in Birmingham
Only found one, living in Birmingham
Aged 35 (should be 32) Married to Frances with 2 children, A canalboatman
Therefore despite the age discrepancy the first one looks like the right John Stafford.