Alfred Adderley

Bahamians

Born: 16-Nov-1891
Birthplace: Nassau, New Providence
Died: 16-Jun-1953
Location of death: Nassau, New Providence
Cause of death:
Gender: Male
Religion: Anglican
Ethnicity: Black
Occupation: Politician/Attorney

Executive summary: Following in a line of politicians, Mr Adderley
was elected for the first time to represent the Eleuthera District in the
House of Assembly from 1923-1925. He represented the Western District of New
Providence from 1928-1938. Mr Adderley was also the founder/president of the
Bahamas Civic and Welfare Assiociation, the Bahamas Amatuer Athletic
Association and St. Albans Athletic Club.

Father: Wildred Parliament Adderley (Politician)
Mother: Letitia Eliza Adderley
Wife:
Children: Paul and Francis

Highlights:
Legal Advisor to the House of Assembly 1935-1938, Member of the Legislative
Council 1938-1953, Member of the Executive Council 1946-1953, Member of the
Board of Education 1946-1949. A.F. Adderley High School named after him.

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