Agnes Meakin born 1853

Agnes Meakin was born in 1853 and married Octavious Underwood at Nottingham in 1895 although they are listed as husband and wife on census returns commencing with the 1881 census return at Derby.  At that time Agnes was 25 years old and she already had two children with Octavious.  She died in Derby in 1912.

Agnes Meakin Birth:

UK index of births. Derby 7b 348, SEP 1853

Agnes Meakin Marriage:

UK index of marriages.  June 1895
Underwood Octavius Nottingham 7b 593
Meakin Agnes, Nottingham 7b 593

Agnes Meakin Death:

UK index of deaths. Dec 1912
Agnes Underwood 57, Derby 7b 613.

Agnes Meakin Census Records:

1881 UK Census, Town of Derby. “6 Wellington Street:
Octavius Underwood, lodger, married, aged 23, engine fitter, born Wales.
Agnes Underwood, wife, married, aged 25, born Derby.
Emily Underwood, Daughter, aged 1, born born Derby.
Octavius G Underwood, Son, aged 2 months, born Long Eaton, Derbyshire.

1891 UK Census Parish of Chellaston, South Derbyshire. “42 Bolton Edge:
Octavius Underwood, Head, Married, aged 33, Miner / Master Pit Labourer, born Divisley, Gloucestershire.
Agnes Underwood, Wife, Married, aged 35, born Chellaston, Derbyshire.
Florence E Underwood, Daughter, aged 12, Scholar, born Derby, Derbyshire.
Octavius G Underwood, Son, aged 10, Scholar, born Long Eaton, Derbyshire.
Percival H Underwood, Son, aged 7, Scholar, born Nottingham.
Orlando M Underwood, Son, aged 6, Scholar, born Derby, Derbyshire.
Alice E Underwood, Daughter, aged 1, born Chellaston, Derbyshire.

1901 Census, Chellaston, Derbyshire , Snelsmore Lane. “1901 Census, Chellaston, Derbyshire, Snelsmore Lane, Shardlow
Edward Meakin, Head, m, aged 66, born Chellaston, Derbyshire
Agnes Underwood, House Keeper, f. aged 45, born Chellaston, Derbyshire
Octavius Underwood, border, m, aged 43, born Dursley, Gloucestershire
Octavius Underwood, border, m, aged 20, Labourer plaster mine above ground, born Long Eaton, Derbyshire
Percival H Underwood, border, m, aged 17, born Nottingham
Alice E Underwood, border, f, aged 11, born Chellaston, Derbyshire
Cyril B Underwood, border, m, aged 4, born Chellaston, Derbyshire.”

Edward Meakin is probably the father of Agnes Underwood (maiden name Meakin).