Born: June 25, 1862, Victoria, British Columbia, Canada.
Died: May 13, 1927, Framingham Earl, Norfolk, England.
Buried: St. Andrew’s churchyard, Framingham Earl, Norfolk, England.
Alfred was the son of E. G. Alston, Queen’s Advocate at Sierra Leone.
He was educated at St. Paul’s School and Gloucester Theological College.
He was ordained an Anglican deacon in 1886, and priest in 1887.
He served as curate of St. Mark’s, Gloucester (1886–87), and rector of Framingham Earl, Norfolk (1887).
If you know where to get a good photo of Alston (head-and-shoulders, at least 200×300 pixels),