Photo courtesy Margaret Bowmer
Alfred Bowmer married Elsie Gaunt 7 August 1916 at Crich; he was aged 30 and worked as a carpenter.
Went on in 1923 to co-found Bowmer & Kirkland with Robert Kirkland a bricklayer, Alfred was a joiner.
Chesterfield FC Record
Played right-half for Chesterfield Town, born 12/3/1886 at Fritchley; died 12/9/1972. Played 1911-1914. Previously played for Alfreton; moved from Chesterfield to play for Crich. Played 98 times and scored 2 goals.
Alfred and Elsie had four children: Frank (1917), Vernon (1922), Eileen (1924) and Marian (1928).
Photos courtesy Margaret Bowmer
1918 Voters List
Alfred Bowmer, The Common, absent on military service.
8 November 1919
Alfred Bowmer the former Chesterfield half-back was in fine form for Crich, who defeated Youlgreave in the Cavendish Cup Competition.
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RG13 piece 3231 folio 31 page 8
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