Orlando Underwood born 1856

Orlando Underwood was born at Bristol, Gloucestershire, on 19 December 1855 (although his birth was registered early in 1856).  His parents were George William Underwood born at Atworth, Wiltshire in 1819, and Matilda Underwood (nee Curtis) born at Bath, Somerset, in 1835, who married at Dursley in 1851 after the death of George’s first wife in 1850.

Orlando Underwood married Emma Jane Lusty at St James Church, Dursley in 1881 and they had four daughters who were all born at Pancras, London.  Matilda Emily Inez Underwood in 1883, Elizabeth Beatrice Underwood in 1887, Mary Ella Kate Underwood in 1889 and Florence Jane Underwood in 1891.

Orlando Underwood died at St Pancras, London, in 1924

Birth of Orlando Underwood

UK Birth index 1856
Clifton, Gloucestershire, Jan-Mar, vol 6a, page 97
Underwood, Orlando

Marriage of Orlando Underwood and Emma Jane Lusty

UK Marriage index 1881
Dursley, Jul-Sep, vol 6a, page 349
Underwood Orlando and Emma Jane Lusty

Census Records for Orlando Underwood

1861 UK Census,
Railway House, Dursley, Gloucestershire.
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 (click to view enlargement in new tab)

1871 Census
Dursley, Gloucestershire
D J Dutton, head, 33 yrs, Surgeon, born Marylebone, Middlesex
A E Dutton, wife, 42 yrs, born Dursley, Gloucestershire
R W Williams, 24 yrs, Assistant Physician, born Holyhead, Anglesea
S S Taycell, servant, female, 23 yrs, born Churchill, Gloucestershire
Orlando Underwood, 15 yrs, Domestic Servant, born Bristol, Gloucestershire

1881 Census
Camden Road, St Pancras, London
Orlando Underwood, 25 years, Gardener, born Bristol, Somerset

1891 Census St Pancras, London
Underwood Orlando, Head, 35 yrs, Florist employee, born Bristol, Gloucestershire
Underwood Emma Jane, Wife, 33 yrs, born Gloucestershire
Underwood Matilda E I, Daughter, 8 yrs, Scholar, born St Pancras, London
Underwood Elizabeth B, Daughter, 4 yrs, Scholar, born St Pancras, London
Underwood Mary E K, Daughter, 2 yrs, 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
Underwood 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

Death of Orlando Underwood

UK Death index 1924
Pancras, Jan-Mar, London, vol 1b, page 90
Underwood, Orlando