Hi! I am "a webdale"----adrienne mary. all this info is very confusing ---how many alfred;s can there be. here's my info.
My grandfather alfred terreil (sp) webdale was born in England . supposedly left home at 14 to fight in the Boer war (Africa). He emigrated to Buffalo, New York date unknow. Had 3 boys/ alfredcharles SR, Edwin(or is it Edward) killed in a company explosion at a young age --left my aunt florence with Ken, Pat and ralph webdale-she later remarried a Kelly who adopted ralph: ralph webdale died at the ge of 50. in the 1950's (heart attack), my father alred charles sr. died from cancer--around 1974. He with wife ruth marion downes had four children---in order by age Alfred Charles Webdale, Jr. Walter Downes Webdale(both in 1930'@ Al died n 2002in Florida), Dale Ruth Wedale(born in 1945) and me. Adrienne Mary Webdale (born in 1949(. My father his brothers and father all died in Buffalo, New York.
It is funny that Minnie (I dont know of her )said we were descended from horse thieves. Write back and i'll give you that and a ton of other info.
Probably a cousin>
Adrienne Webdale (residing in Dana Point,CA)
PS Ken Webdale in Arizona is my cousin. We had a number of Canadian relatives at one time