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Lady Mary Paulina Southwell Wood
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Birth: 1841, England
Death: May 11, 1891
Aldershot
Hampshire, England

Daughter of Lieutenant Colonel Hon. Arthur Francis Southwell and Mary Anne Agnes (Dillon) Southwell.

Sister of Sir Thomas Arthur Joseph Southwell, Bt, KP (4th Viscount Southwell) and Jane (Southwell) FitzGerald.

Wife of Field Marshal Sir Henry Evelyn Wood, VC, GCB, KCMG. They married 19 September 1867 on the Isle of Wight, Hampshire. A "religiously mixed marriage" (now a rather archaic term), Hon. Mary Paulina Southwell was a member of the Roman Catholic nobility and Henry Evelyn Wood was an Anglican. Their six children were raised as Catholics.

Their chilren include Colonel Evelyn FitzGerald Michell Wood, CB, OBE, DSO (1869-1943), Colonel Charles Michell Aloysuis Wood, CMG, DSO (1873-1936), Lieutenant Colonel Arthur Herbert Wood (1877-1940), Anna Paulina Mary (Wood) Fanshawe (d. 1929), Marcella Caroline Mary (Wood) Blount (d. 1946), and Victoria Mary Eugenie (Wood) Balfour (d. 1961).

Requiescat in pace. 
 
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 Spouse:
  Henry Evelyn Wood (1838 - 1919)*
 
 Children:
  Evelyn FitzGerald Michell Wood (1869 - 1943)*
  Charles Michell Aloysuis Wood (1873 - 1936)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
"In Memory of
the Hon. Paulina Southwell
wife of
Leut-General Sir Evelyn Wood
Died 11 May 1891."
 
Burial:
Aldershot Military Cemetery
Aldershot
Rushmoor Borough
Hampshire, England
 
Created by: wildgoose
Record added: Dec 15, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 32189217
Lady Mary Paulina <i>Southwell</i> Wood
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 Added: Dec. 16, 2008
 
 
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