Alice Underwood was born in 1921, and her birth was registered in Bakewell, Derbyshire. At the time of the 1939 UK Register she was living at home with her parents, Percival Harry Underwood and Lavinia Minnie Underwood, one of her brothers, Richard Underwood, and with her future husband. She married John Eric Beresford at Bakewell in 1940, and they had two children, Joan Beresford and Jean Beresford. Alice Underwood‘s death was registered at Bakewell in 1966.
Birth of Alice L Underwood
UK Register of births.
Jan-March 1921, Bakewell, Derbyshire.
Underwood Alice L., Mothers maiden name, Hart.
Volume 7b, page 1593, line number 34
1939 UK Register
Wellfield Cotages, Wellfield Road, Matlock, Derbyshire
Percival Underwood, born 28 April 1883, General Labourer, Married.
Lavinia Underwood, born 02 Oct 1877, Housewife, Married.
* Alice L Beresford, born 3 Feb 1921, Cotton Winder, Married.
Richard Underwood, born 16 Apr 1914, Regular Army, Single. 453585 L/Sgt 12th Indian Infantry.
Eric Beresford, born 21 Nov 1918, Cook, Single.
* Alice was listed as ‘Alice L Underwood‘, but ‘Underwood’ was then crossed out and replaced by ‘Beresford’ although Alice and Eric were not married until the following year.
Marriage of Alice L Underwood
UK Register of marriages
Jan-March 1940, Bakewell, Derbyshire.
Underwood Alice L, Beresford John E,
Volume 7b, page 2750, line number 9.
Death of Alice L Underwood
UK Register of deaths
Apr-June 1966, Bakewell, Derbyshire.
Underwood Alice L, age 45, birth year 1921,
vol 3a, page 28, line number 10.