Born 6th February 1855 in Marden, Kent.
Baptised 2nd June 1861.in Marden
Married 26th December 1875 at Wrotham to Emily Bennett (b.1875)
He died April/June 1937 in the Maidstone district of Kent.
Emily died July/September 1949 in the Chatham region of Kent.
|Alexander was raised in Marden
and became an orphan at the age of 12. In 1871 he was living in Marden
listed as a shoe-maker. He moved to Wrotham, Kent between 1871 and 1877,
married a local girl and changed from Usborne to Osborne.. They had at
least nine children. Alexander was working as a shoe-maker in 1879 and
thereafter as a carpenter. They lived at 1 Court Lane, Wrotham. By 1891
they had moved to 65 Clive Rd, Rochester where Alexander got a job with
H.M. Dockyards as a joiner. By 1914 he was back in Wrotham. Alexander
and Emily were married for 61 years.
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