Birth: 11 January 1818

Place or Registered Place of Birth: Great Yarmouth, Norfolk

Baptism: 24 January 1818

Place of Baptism: Great Yarmouth, Norfolk

Death: 18 March 1862

Place or Registered Place of Death: Kensington, Middlesex

Father: Samuel Paget

Mother: Sarah Elizabeth Tolver


Revd. Alfred Paget, was a schoolmaster at Shrewsbury between 1840 and 1855 and later rector of Kirstead. There is a manuscript known as Paget's Scrap Book, a collection of school drawings and memorabilia, dating from about 1848 when Alfred was teaching at the school.

Alfred wrote "On the Unity and Order of the Epistles of St. Paul to the Churches (1851).

Gentleman's magazine and historical chronicle, Volume 12 - 1862
March 18. The Rev. Alfred Tolver Paget, Rector of Kirstead, Norfolk, and lately Fellow of Caius College, Cambridge.

The Churchman's Monthly Review - 1842
June 15.
At a Convocation on Saturday last, the following degrees were conferred :—
Masters Of Arts.
Rev. Alfred Tolver Paget, Gonville and Caius College.

Alumni Cantabrigienses - 1953
PAGET, ALFRED TOLVER. Adm. pens, (age 17) at Caius, July 2, 1835. [Youngest] s. of Samuel, brewer, of Great Yarmouth (and Sarah Elizabeth, dau. of Thomas Tolver, of Chester). B. Jan. 11, 1818, at Great Yarmouth. School, at home. Matric. Michs. 1835; B.A. (19th Wrangler) 1839; M..A. 1842. Fellow, 1842-56. Ord. deacon (Lichfield) 1841; priest, 1842; C. of St Mary's, Shrewsbury, 1846-8. Mathematical Master at Shrewsbury School, 1840-55. R. of Kirstead, Norfolk, with Langhale, Suffolk, 1856-62. Author. On the Unity and Order of the Epistles of St Paul. Died, unmarried. Mar. 18, 1862. Brother of George E. (1827), James (1874) and the next. (Venn, II. 233; Crockford; Burke, P. and B.; G. Mag., 1862, i. 513; Cambridge Year Book, 1863.)

Biographical History of Gonville and Caius College 1349-1932
Kirstead, with Langhale, Norfolk. Bought 1811, out of Bartholomew Wortley's benefaction.
June 30, 1855 - Alfred Tolver Paget, M.A.

The British Magazine, Volume 22 - 1842
October 29.
At a meeting of the Masters and Seniors of Gonville and Caius College on Wednesday last, the following elections to Fellowships were made : —
........... Rev. Alfred Tolver Paget, M.A., to the Fellowship on Dr. Wendy's Foundation.


1841 Census:

Shrewsbury Royal Free Grammar School
Alfred Tolver Paget - Assistant Master - 20

1851 Census:

The Schools, School Lane, St Mary, Shrewsbury, Shropshire
Alfred T. Paget - Head - Unmarried - 33 - 1818 - Mathematical Master - Shrewsbury School - Yarmouth, Norfolk

Rev. Alfred Tolver Paget, M.A.