Edith Violet Wood

Born1890 Kurseong, Bengal, India
Died1979
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Mother-

Life Events

1890Born
1915Married Charles Stanley Mordaunt in St. Mary's (RC), Cadogan Street, Chelsea
1979Died

Biography and Notes

Only daughter of Richard Somerville Wood, for whose lineage see Wood of Givernyfed, co. Brecon, in Burke's 'Landed Gentry', by Frances Harriet, elder daughter of Afleck Moodie, barrister-at-law. Baptised at the English Church at Kurseong.

In the Great War served in the Voluntary Aid Detachment of Red Cross Society, and (1916) in Secretarial work under Lady Carson providing for the needs of the men of the Ulster Division.