Matilda Emily Inez Underwood, 18831968 (aged 84 years)

Name
Matilda Emily Inez /Underwood/
Note

Biography

Matilda Emily Inez Underwood was born at Pancras, London, in 1883.

Her parents were Orlando Underwood, born at Bristol, Gloucestershire in 1856 and Emma Jane Lusty, born at Dursley, Gloucestershire in 1858, who married at Dursley in 1881.

Her paternal grand-parents were George William Underwood born at Atworth, Wiltshire in 1819 and Matilda Curtis born at Bath, Somerset in 1835, who married at Dursley, Gloucestershire in 1851.

Matilda Emily Inez Underwood married Joseph E Field at Pancras, London in 1916, and they had twin daughters,

  1. Inez Y Field, twin born at Pancras, London in 1920.
  2. Pamela M Field, twin born at Pancras, London in 1920.

In the 1901 UK Census Matilda Emily Inez Underwood was described as a singer, but by the 1911 Census she appears as unemployed.

She died at Richmond upon Thames, Greater London, in 1968.

References

1883 Birth. UK Birth index 1883. Pancras, London Apr-Jun, vol 1b, page 108. Underwood Matilda Emily I.

**1891 UK Census. ** RG12Piece129Folio60Page1 54 High Street, St Pancras, London.

  • Underwood Orlando, Head, Married, 35, Florist employee, born Bristol, Gloucestershire.
  • Underwood Emma Jane, Wife, Married, 33, born Uley, Gloucestershire.
  • Underwood Matilda E I, Daughter, 8, Scholar, born St Pancras, London.
  • Underwood Elizabeth B, Daughter, 4, Scholar, born St Pancras, London.
  • Underwood Mary E K, Daughter, 2, born St Pancras, London.
  • Underwod Florence J, Daughter, 3 months, born St Pancras, London.

1901 UK Census. Camden Street, Camden Town, St Pancras, London.

  • Underwood Orlando, Head, 45 years, Florists Manager, born Bristol, Gloucestershire.
  • Underwood Emma, Wife, 43 years, born Dursley, Gloucestrshire.
  • Underwood Inez, Daughter 18 years, Singer, born St Pancras, London.
  • Underwood Beatrice, Daughter, 14 years, Photographers Assistant, born St Pancras, London.
  • Kate Underwood, Daughter, 12 years, born St Pancras, London.
  • Underwood Florence, Daughter 10 years, born St Pancras, London.

1911 UK Census. St Pancras, London.

  • Orlando, Head, 55 years, Assistant Florist, born Bristol, Gloucestershire.
  • Underwood Emma, Wife, 53 years, born Dursley, Gloucestrshire.
  • Underwood Inez, Daughter 28 years, no occupation, born St Pancras, London.
  • Underwood Beatrice, Daughter, 25 years, Black and White Artist, born St Pancras, London.
  • Underwood Kate, Daughter, 23 years, Stenographer, born St Pancras, London.
  • Underwood Florence, Daughter 20 years, Student, born St Pancras, London.

1916 Marriage UK Marriage index 1916. Pancras, London Jan-Mar, vol 1b, page 13. Underwood Matilda E I Joseph E Field.

1939 UK National Register. RG101RD9SD2Sh279 Schedule 279. 28 North Villas, St Pancras, London.

  • Field, Joseph E, Male, born 06 Sep 1892, Married, Secretary Produce .....hand.
  • Field, Matilda E, Female, born 22 Mar 1883, Married, Unpaid Domestic Duties.
  • Closed Record.
  • Field, Pamela M, Female, born 19 June 1920, Shorthand Typist.
  • Underwood, Emma J, Female, born 12 May 1858, Widowed, Incapacitated.

1968 Death UK Death index 1968. Richmond upon Thames, London Oct-Dec, vol 5d, page 837. Field, Matilda E I, Aged 85.

Possible Confusions

Matilda Emily Inez Underwood appears to have preferred different first names at different times of her life. Matilda in 1891 census, Inez in 1901 and 1911 census, and Matilda at 1916 marriage.

Sources

↑ UK Birth index 1883. Pancras, Apr-Jun, vol 1b, page 108. ↑ 1891 UK Census. RG12Piece129Folio60Page1. 54 High Street, St Pancras, London. ↑ 1901 UK Census. Camden Street, Camden Town, St Pancras, London. ↑ 1911 UK Census. St Pancras, London. ↑ UK Marriage index 1916. Pancras, Jan-Mar, vol 1b, page 13. ↑ 1939 UK National Register. RG101RD9SD2Sh279. 28 North Villas, St Pancras, London. ↑ UK Death index 1968. Richmond upon Thames, Oct-Dec, vol 5d, page 837.

Family with parents
father
18551924
Birth: December 19, 1855Bristol, England
Death: 1924St Pancras, London, England
mother
1858
Birth: May 12, 1858Dursley, Gloucestershire, England
Death:
Marriage
Marriage: 1881Dursley, Gloucestershire, England
2 years
herself
18831968
Birth: March 22, 1883St Pancras, London, England
Death: 1968Richmond Upon Thames, London, England
4 years
younger sister
18861956
Birth: 1886St Pancras, London, England
Death: 1956Edmonton, London, England
4 years
younger sister
18891965
Birth: 1889Pancras, London, England
Death: 1965Rochford, Essex, England
3 years
younger sister
1891
Birth: 1891Pancras, London, England
Death:
Family with Joseph E Field
husband
1892
Birth: September 6, 1892
Death:
herself
18831968
Birth: March 22, 1883St Pancras, London, England
Death: 1968Richmond Upon Thames, London, England
daughter
Private
daughter
1920
Birth: June 19, 1920Pancras, London, England