CHORLEY, Herbert Edward

1865 - 1935

Herbert Edward Chorley, was born at Paddington, London in 1865, son of William Francis Chorley, physician and surgeon, and his wife Eleanor Jane, daughter of barrister David Poole, who married at Marylebone, London in 1854. Herbert married at Kensington, London in 1900, Katherine Margaret Baker (28 September 1878-1955), and had several children including Adrian Chorley [q.v.]. An amateur painter and a member of Ipswich Art Club 1905-1906 and exhibited from East Bergholt, Suffolk in 1905, an oil 'A Coming Storm' and a watercolour 'A Dreary North Eastern Storm' and in 1906 two oils 'After Rain' and 'Study for a Portrait'. In 1911, a barrister-at-law living at The Pightle, East Bergholt with his wife, two sons, including Adrian and one daughter. Was of Hugh Sexey's Hospital, Bruton, Somerset, when he died at St Paul's Hospital, London on 4 December 1935, aged 70.