Alfred Ernest Mayhew was born in Apr 1897 in Ufford, Suffolk, England to mother Edith Ellen Mayhew and an unknown father.  At age 3 he was living with his mother and his brother Albert on his grandmother Susan Mayhew's farm.  At 13 years old in 1911 he was working on a poultry farm and his father was a brewer's drayman.
Alfred served in the British Army during World War I in the Royal Engineers, enlisting in 1915. 
He died at age 59 in Jan 1957 in Deben, Suffolk. 
↑https://www.ancestry.com/sharing/24187914?h=5d6a67 England Census 1911] Image. Ufford, Woodbridge, Suffolk; The National Archives of the UK (TNA); Kew, Surrey, England; Census Returns of England and Wales, 1911; database online, Provo, Utah, Ancestry.com, 2011.
↑UK, British Army World War I Service Records, 1914-1920 Image. Enlistment in Royal Engineers, 1915, Territorial Force Attestation. The National Archives; Kew, Surrey, England; War Office: Soldiers’ Documents, First World War Wo363; database online, Lehi, Utah, Ancestry.com, 2008.
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It may be possible to confirm family relationships with Alfred by comparing test results with other carriers of his ancestors' Y-chromosome or mitochondrial DNA.
However, there are no known yDNA or mtDNA test-takers in his direct paternal or maternal line.
It is likely that these autosomal DNA test-takers will share some percentage of DNA with Alfred: