When Rosina Isabella Aldrich was born on 4 May 1867, in Bethnal Green, Middlesex, England, United Kingdom, her father, James Henry Aldrich, was 25 and her mother, Charlotte Hook, was 27. She married Frederick William Matthews on 10 March 1889, in Hoxton, London, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Pennsylvania, United States in 1935 and Haddon Heights, Camden, New Jersey, United States in 1940. She died on 28 December 1944, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 77.
English: variant of Aldridge 1, from the Middle English personal names Alrich or Elrich and Aldrich or Eldrich.
History: The earliest recorded bearer of this surname in North America is George Alrich, who came from Derbyshire to MA in 1631.