Frederick White HOMEWOOD was born bet. October and December, 1881 in Rotherfield, Sussex, England. He married Alice KNIBBS 04 August 1900 in Birmingham, Warwickshire, England. He died 09 April 1927 in Bordesley Green, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England. Alice KNIBBS, daughter of Henry KNIBBS and Elizabeth ORTON , was born 04 December 1878 in Aston, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England. She died 01 September 1905 in Birmingham, Warwickshire, England.

Children of Frederick White HOMEWOOD and Alice KNIBBS are:
1. Frederick Noah HOMEWOOD, b. 19 November 1901

Marriage Notes for Frederick White HOMEWOOD\Alice KNIBBS:

See Alice and Frederick's Marriage Certificate

Alice and Frederick were married at St Gabriels Church, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England. Witnesses to the marriage were Edwin James Knibbs (Alice's brother) and Mary Ralph.

Other Marriages/Unions for Frederick White HOMEWOOD:
See Frederick White HOMEWOOD & Beatrice Helena SAVIN

Notes for Frederick White HOMEWOOD:

Frederick was the son of Noah Homewood, b. 14th Jan 1855 Heathfield, Sussex and his wife Alma Jane White, b: 1855 Braniston, Northamptonshire.

See the Weald of Kent, Surrey and Sussex Web site


In 1891, Frederick can be seen with parents and siblings living at 5 Dolobran Road, Aston, Deritend, Birmingham, Warwickshire:
Noah Homewood Head Mar 40 Coachman Domestic Servant Northamptonshire Braniston
Alma Homewood Wife Mar 38 Sussex Heathfield
Maude E Line Niece UnM 17 Wrapping Up/Brass Handles Warehouse Northamptonshire Braniston
Frederick W Homewood Son 12 Telegraph Messenger Warwick Birmingham
Clara L Homewood Daur 8 Scholar Sussex Northam
Maty M Homewood Daur 6 Scholar Warwick Birmingham
Edith Homewood Daur 3 Scholar Warwick Birmingham
Elsie Homewood Daur 1 Warwick Birmingham

Frederick married Alice Knibbs in 1900.

Frederick and Alice can be seen in the 1901 census for England and Wales, living in Birmingham, Warwickshire, England. Frederick's occupation given as Gun Worker.
Alice Homewood 22 Birmingham Aston
Fred Homewood 22 Birmingham Aston Gun Worker

Whilst Alice and Frederick had a son named Frederick Noah in 1901, he died in infancy in 1902 aged just 9 months. Alice also died in 1905 aged 26 years. Frederick Homewood's descendants have been traced to Kenneth Charles Homewood, born in Birmingham but now living in Perth, Australia. Clearly, whilst Kenneth is a direct descendant of Frederick, there is no blood line from his wife Alice Knibbs.

Sources for Frederick White HOMEWOOD:

  1. Personal Contact with Kenneth Charles Homewood,
  2. FreeBMD, FreeBMD gave date and Brighton District 
  3. Birth Certificate of Frederick Noah HOMEWOOD,
  4. Marriage Certificate of Frederick HOMEWOOD & Alice KNIBBS,
  5. 1901 British Census,
  6. 1891 British Census,
  7. Death Certificate of Frederick Noah HOMEWOOD,
  8. Death Certificate of Alice HOMEWOOD (nee Knibbs),

Notes for Alice KNIBBS:

See Alice's Birth Certificate

See Alice's Death Certificate

Alice died at 17 The Retreat, Borderly Park Road aged 26 years.

Sources for Alice KNIBBS:

  1. 1881 British Census,
  2. Warwickshire Ancestors Project - 1891,
  3. Personal Contact with Kenneth Charles Homewood,
  4. Birth Certificate of Alice KNIBBS,
  5. Certificate,
  6. Death Certificate of Alice HOMEWOOD (nee Knibbs),
  7. - Birmingham, England, Baptisms, 1813-1912,

Notes for Frederick Noah HOMEWOOD:

See Fred's Birth Certificate

Frederick was born at 7 Court, 3 Moseley Road, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England

See Fred's Death Certificate

Sources for Frederick Noah HOMEWOOD:

  1. Personal Contact with Kenneth Charles Homewood,
  2. Certificate,
  3. Death Certificate of Frederick Noah HOMEWOOD,