|Violet Emily Ada Richardson was the daughter of Frank Engleheart Richardson and
Catherine Edith Randall.
Her birth was registered in the December Quarter
of 1897 in Brighton, East Sussex. When she was three the
census shows her living with her parents and two brothers (Frank, 5, and
Charles, 1) at 62 Islingword Road in Brighton. Her father was a carpenter
She was probably named after her two aunts Violet Richardson and Ada
At the age of 19 she married Ernest Frank Allfrey
on the 13th January 1917 at St. Johns Church, Brighton. At the time she was
living at 4 Windmill Street. The witnesses were her father,
Frank Engleheart Richardson (a Motor
Finisher), and a Dorothy Wieland Stevens.