Charles John Gayfer

Photo added by Tim Childree

Charles John Gayfer

  • Birth 24 May 1847 Southwold, Waveney District, Suffolk, England
  • Death 7 Dec 1915 Mobile, Mobile County, Alabama, USA
  • Burial Mobile, Mobile County, Alabama, USA
  • Plot Section 5
  • Memorial ID 50436868

Charles J. Gayfer was born in Suffolk England. He moved to Mobile, Alabama around 1877 and opened his first dry goods store at 20 N. Joachim St. By 1881 he had partnered with A. N. Edmondson and the store had moved to 103 Dauphin St. It remained on Dauphin Street until around 1919, when it moved to St. Emanuel St. Later it would relocate again, this time to West Mobile, where it would remain until it was bought out by Dillard's. There were other satellite stores along the Gulf Coast.

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  • Created by: Tim Childree
  • Added: 29 Mar 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 50436868
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Charles John Gayfer (24 May 1847–7 Dec 1915), Find A Grave Memorial no. 50436868, citing Pine Crest Cemetery, Mobile, Mobile County, Alabama, USA ; Maintained by Tim Childree (contributor 47125268) .