Fred was born in 1893 in Hull, Yorkshire, England, where he lived with his parents at 4 Granville Terrace, Churchill Street, in 1901; in 1911 the family lived at 2 Newton Villas, Escourt Street, New Bridge Road. Fred worked as a locomotive fireman.
↑ Birth Certificate of Fred Elm. Vol 9d p 187. June quarter 1893. Registration district Sculcoates. FreeBMD.org.uk GRO index search gives mother's maiden name Teasdale
↑Ancestry.com. 1901 England Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011.
↑Ancestry.com. 1911 England Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011.