George Thomas Underwood born 1852

George Thomas Underwood was born in Gloucester in 1852 and lived with his parents George William Underwood and Matilda Underwood at Dursley, Gloucestershire.  He appears on the 1861 Census as a nine year old scholar, and on the 1871 Census he is listed as a nineteen year old gardener.

Birth of George Thomas Underwood

UK Birth index – 1852 Jan-March
Underwood George Thomas, Mothers name: Curtis
Gloucester, volume 6a, page 250

1861 UK Census, Parish of Dursley. Railway House:

George Underwood, Head, married, aged 42, Railway Engine Driver, born Atworth, Wiltshire.
Matilda Underwood, Wife, Married, aged 29, born Bath, Somerset.
Annie Maria Underwood, Daughter, unmarried, aged 17, Rope Maker, born Bridgwater, Somerset.
George Underwood, Son, aged 9, Scholar, born Gloucester, Gloucestershire.
John H Underwood, Son, aged 7, Scholar, born Gloucester, Gloucestershire.
Orlando Underwood, Son, aged 5, Scholar, born Bristol, Gloucestershire.
Octavius Underwood, Son, aged 2, scholar, born Dursley, Gloucestershire.
Rosa Matilda Underwood, Daughter, aged 1, born Dursley, Gloucestershire.

1861 Dursley Census
1861 Dursley Census

1871 UK Census Parish of Dursley. “44 Lower Mills:

George Underwood, Head, married, aged 51, Railway engine driver, born Atworth, Wiltshire.
Matilda Underwood, wife, married, aged 39, born Bath, Somerset.
George Underwood, Son, unmarried, aged 19, Gardener, born Gloucester, Gloucestershire.
Octavious Underwood, Son, unmarried, aged 13, scholar, born Dursley Gloucestershire.
Rosa Underwood, Daughter, unmarried, aged 11, scholar, born Dursley Gloucestershire.
Eugene Underwood, daughter, unmarried, aged 9, scholar, born Dursley, Gloucestershire.
Kate Underwood, daughter, unmarried, aged 5, scholar, born Dursley, Gloucestershire.
Alice Underwood, daughter, unmarried, aged 3, born Dursley, Gloucestershire.
Arthur Underwood, daughter, aged 1, born Dursley, Gloucestershire.
* Laura Mary Underwood, daughter, aged 3 weeks, born Dursley, Gloucestershire.

* Laura Underwood is not named on the 1871 Census, but her birth was later registered in those names.

1871 Dursley Census
1871 Dursley Census