Joseph Underwood, 18711883 (age 12 years)

Name
Joseph Underwood
Note

Biography

Joseph Underwood was born at Bedminster, Bristol, Gloucestershire in 1871.

His parents were William George Underwood who was born in Gloucester Workhouse in 1841, and Emma Birmingham, who was born in Selworthy, Somerset in 1830, who married at Bristol, Gloucestershire in 1862.

His paternal grand-parents were George William Underwood who was born at Atworth, Wiltshire in 1819, and Maria Lane, who was born at Wiltshire in 1823, who married at Gloucester in 1840. His maternal grand-parents were William Birmingham and Jane Birmingham.

Joseph Underwood is described as a 9 year old 'Imbecile' in the 1881 UK Census.

He died at Bedminster in 1883 aged 11 years.

References

1871 Birth UK Birth index 1871. Bedminster, Bristol Jul-Sep, vol 5c, page 713. Underwood, Joseph.

**1881 UK Census. ** 24 Essex Street, Bedminster, Bristol.

  • Emma Underwood, Head, Married, 50, Dress Maker, born Selworthy, Somerset.
  • Joshua Underwood, Son, 14, Shop Boy, born Bedminster.
  • Sarah Underwood, Daughter, 11, Scholar, born Bedminster.
  • Joseph Underwood, Son, 9, Scholar, born Bedminster. Imbecile.

1883 Death UK Death index 1883. Bedminster, Bristol Jan-Mar. vol 5c, page 523. Underwood, Joseph.

Burial St John the Baptist Parish Church, Bedminster, Somerset. Burial Register, 07 Mar 1883, Page 191. Joseph Underwood. Aged 11. Born 1872. Address: 24 Essex Street, Bedminster, Somerset.

Sources

↑ UK Birth index 1871. Bedminster, Jul-Sep, vol 5c, page 713. ↑ 1881 UK Census. 24 Essex Street, Bedminster, Bristol. ↑ UK Death index 1883. Bedminster, Jan-Mar. vol 5c, page 523. ↑ St John the Baptist Parish Church, Bedminster, Somerset. Burial Register, 07 Mar 1883, Page 191.

Family with parents
father
18411925
Birth: September 23, 1841Gloucester Union, Gloucester, Gloucestershire, England
Death: 1925Islington, London, England
mother
18301907
Birth: 1830Selworthy, Somerset, England
Death: 1907Bristol, England
Marriage
Marriage: 1862Bristol, England
5 years
elder brother
18661944
Birth: November 25, 1866Bristol, England
Death: 1944Eastbourne, Sussex, England
3 years
elder sister
18691948
Birth: May 12, 1869Bedminster, Bristol, England
Death: 1948Wells, Somerset, England
3 years
himself
18711883
Birth: 1871Bedminster, Somerset, England
Death: 1883Bedminster, Bristol, England