Alfred D'Orsay Tennyson Dickens

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Alfred D'Orsay Tennyson Dickens

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Death: Died in New York, New York, United States
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Son of Charles Dickens and Catherine Thomson Hogarth
Husband of Emily Dickens
Ex-husband of Augusta Jessie Dickens
Father of Katherine Mary Dickens and Violet Georgina Dickens
Brother of Charles Culliford Boz Dickens, Jr.; Mary Angela Dickens; Elizabeth "Kate" Dickens; Walter Savage Landor Dickens; Francis Jeffrey Dickens and 4 others

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About Alfred D'Orsay Tennyson Dickens

Alfred D'Orsay Tennyson Dickens was the sixth child and fourth son of British novelist Charles Dickens and his wife Catherine. He made lecture tours in Australia, Europe and the United States on his father's life and work.

Nicknamed "Sampson Brass" and "Skittles" by his father, Alfred Dickens was born at 1 Devonshire Terrace in London, and was baptized at the church of St. Mary Marylebone in London on 21 April, 1846. He was named after his godfathers, Alfred, Lord Tennyson and Count Alfred D'Orsay. Because of this choice of godfathers Alfred's christening became a popular topic among literary people.

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Alfred D'Orsay Tennyson Dickens's Timeline

1845
October 28, 1845
1849
1849
Age 3
1863
1863
Age 17
1874
1874
Age 28
1876
1876
Age 30
1912
January 2, 1912
Age 66
New York, New York, United States
1913
1913
Age 66