Matthew Inglett Fortescue-Brickdale (1817-1894)

Matthew Brickdale had been living at Birchamp Villa1, Upper Norwood, but in 1889 his family are living at 1 Harold Road (later renumbered 9 Harold Road), then aged 71. He had practised as a Barrister, having been admitted to Lincoln’s Inn. According to the 1891 census, he lived at 1 Harold Road with his wife, Sara (nee Lloyd), daughters Kate and Mary, and son John. Matthew died at Biasca, Switzerland, where he is buried, on 14 May 1894.