Matthew Ian Leonhard Jacob Patterson is the third child of Andrew and Suzanne Patterson. He was born 24 January 2001. He has older brothers Daniel from 1996 and Nathan from 1998 and younger sister Ellie from 2005.
In 2004, when he was 3, he started Nursery at the New School in Exminster, Exeter. Devon. He attended the school until Year 2.
In 2008, when he was 7, he started Year 3 at the Exeter School in Exeter, Devon.
In 2015, he started GCSEs in English literature, English language, Maths, Science 1, Science 2, History, Drama, Classical Civilisation, French.
In 2017, he will take A levels in English, Theatre Studies, Classical Civilisation, and French.