Antoni Alberici, Great Grandfather of Alan Morris

Antoni Alberici was my Great Grandfather. As a very young baby, I have a memory of visiting him at his home in Highbury, London, England, just around the corner from the Arsenal football club.

Antoni Alberici.

Antoni Alberici was born on 16 July 1874, at 11 Great Warner Street, Holborn, Middlesex, England. His mother, Fanny Estherby, registered his birth in August 1874. His father, Pietro Alberici, occupation was a Frame Maker.

Birth certificate for Antoni Alberici 

Wedding of Antoni Alberici & Florence Ellen Featherstone. 

Antoni Alberici got married to Florence Ellen Featherstone at Saint Peters Italian Church in Clerkenwell, London, England. They got married on February 24th 1896. The wedding certificate shows that Antoni was living at 36 Warner Street, Clerkenwell, London, England. His profession was entered as a Piano Maker & his father Pietro, was an Organ Maker.

Location of Holborn, London, England:

The two witnesses on the wedding certificate were F.A. Featherstone, & S.Featherstone.

Marriage certificate for Antonio Alberici & Florence Ellen FeatherstoneSt Peters Italian Church, Clerkenwell, London, England

Children of Antoni Alberici & Florence Ellen Featherstone.

  1. Francis Alberici. 1896-1979
  2. Florence Alberici. 1898-1900
  3. Albert Alberici. 1901-1989
  4. Kate Alberici. 1905-1999

Census Records for Antoni.

I have been able to find Antoni Alberici on the census records in 1881, 1901 & 1911 & the 1939 Registry.

1881 Census taken on 3 April.

This census was taken in Clerkenwell, London, England. It shows the family living at 12 Warner Street.

Location of Clerkenwell, London, England:

Census Record Details: 1881 England Census

Name.Relation to Head.Age.M/S/W.Occupation.Birthplace.
Pietro Alberici. Head.   38.  M. Frame maker. Italy. 
Fanny Alberici. Wife. 33. M.    
Catherina Alberici. Daughter. 9.     Clerkenwell, London, England. 
Antoni Alberici. Son. 6.     Clerkenwell, London, England.
Albert Alberici. Son. 1.     Clerkenwell, London, England.

1901 Census taken 31 March.

This census was taken in Islington, London, England. It shows an extended family all living together at 29 Vittoria Street.

Location of Islington, London, England:

Census Record Details: Class: RG13; Piece: 180; Folio: 82; Page: 25.

Name.Relation to Head.Age.M/S/W.Occupation.Birthplace.
Arthur Featherstone. Head. 28. M. Xylonite polisher. Islington, London, England.
Susan Featherstone. Wife. 28. M.   Clerkenwell, London, England.
Charles Featherstone.  Son. 9.     Clerkenwell, London, England. 
Kate Featherstone.  Daughter. 3 .     Islington, London, England.
Arthur Featherstone. Son. 4 months.     Islington, London, England.
Mary Ann Savage. Mother in Law. 64. W.   Clerkenwell, London, England.
Anthony Alberici. Head. 23. M. Organ builder. Clerkenwell, London, England.
Florence Alberici. Wife. 23. M.   Islington, London, England.
Frank Alberici. Son. 4.     Islington, London, England.
Albert Alberici. Son. 1 month.     Islington, London, England.
Fanny Featherstone. Mother in Law. 67. W.   St Pancras, London, England.
Charles Featherstone. Brother in Law. 41 S. General labourer. St Pancras, London, England.

1911 Census taken on 2 April.

This Census was taken in Islington, London, England. It shows the family living at 48 Barnsbury Road.

Census Record Details: The National Archives of the UK (TNA); Kew, Surrey, England; Census Returns of England and Wales, 1911

Name.Relation to Head.Age.M/S/W.Occupation.Birthplace.
Anthony Alberici. Head. 36. M. Cylinder Pinner. Clerkenwell, London, England.
Florence Alberici. Wife. 33. M.   Islington, London, England.
Frank Alberici. Son. 14. S. Schoolboy. Islington, London, England.
Albert Alberici. Son. 10. S. Schoolboy. Islington, London, England.
Kate Alberici. Daughter. 5. S.   Clerkenwell, London, England.

1939 Register taken on 29 September.

This census was taken in Islington, London, England.

Census Record Details: 1939 England and Wales Register.

Name.Date of Birth.M/S/W.Occupation.
Frederick Clark.   M. Stores department.
Florence Clark. 30 August 1893. M. Unpaid domestic duties.
Anthony Clark. 16 July 1874. M. Asphalt spreader.
Florence Clark 10 December 1877. M. Unpaid domestic duties.