Hi Dale, John Alexander Eden was born at 31 Cleaver Rd, West Ham, U.K. on 21/12/1903. His parents were William Henry Eden and Emily Ann Elisa Bone.He married Alice Medora Crosby at St Lukes Church, Victoria Docks, West Ham on 30/10/1924. She was the daughter of Alfred Crosby and Hariet Pope. John A had two children with Alice, John Alfred Victor Eden, (My Father)b 03/02/1926 at 21 Cleaver Rd West Ham, d 12/04/1992, Glen Innes District Hospital N.S.W. Australia, and William Henry Eden, b 18/05/1027 at Forest Gate, London, U.K. d 24/11/1975 at "Bulwarra", Glencoe N.S.W. Aust.
John A Eden was a Merchant Seaman, He left Alice about 1931 when the marriage broke down and headed to Melbourne, Victoria, Australia where he had a Brother Victor Emanual. He Married Florence Edith Richards 28/01/1935 at 28 Fairley St, Yarraville, Vic. Aust. John & Florence had 6 childern, Mary Emma b 15/02/1936, Thomas John, b20/06/1937, Reginald Henry b 7/11/1942, John Alexander b 19/02/1948, Robert George b 29/05/1950 and Margaret Joy b 11/01/1953. All of the Australian born children are alive and all live in Victoria, Aust. John A owned a shop in a suburb of Melbourne, and was in a court house in Melbourne, suing an errent tenant when he died from a heart attack. Please contact me on firstname.lastname@example.org and I can send you a copy of the family tree, which dates back to a William Eden b c1833 and d 8/12/1892 at 329 Victoria Dock Rd, Custom House, London. Regards John Eden.