Birth: About 1827 Rye, Sussex, UK
Father: William Croucher c1791-1865
Mother: Ann Gammon c1793-1870
In the 1841 census as Alfred Croucher aged 12, born in Sussex, and living with William (father?), Ann (mother?), Frederick, George, Owens and Williamss (brothers?), Elizabeth and Mary (sisters?) and J Moore (aged 20, born in Sussex, a lodger? and a mariner) at Gun Garden, Rye, Sussex. Note that Alfred is given as two years older than Frederick who was christened in 1829. I cannot find any other information.