CAPON, Agnes Augusta Mary

1875 - 1951

Born at Manningtree, Essex on 17 January 1875, daughter of Francis Barnard Capon (1829-1911), builder & surveyor, and his wife Amelia Ann née Sizer (1837-1900) of East Bergholt, Suffolk, who married at Kelveden, Essex on 1 May 1857. In 1891, a 16 year old living at Brook Street, Manningtree with her parents, 62 year old Francis and 53 year old Amelia and five siblings, Ellen 30, William 28, Amelia 25, Gertrude 21 and Clement 10. A member and exhibitor at Ipswich Fine Art Club 1891-1897 and exhibited from Manningtree in 1891 an oil 'Flatford Mill' and in 1893 two oils 'Barns in Flatford, East Bergholt' and 'Stutton Hall from Mistley Cliff'. She married at Manningtree in 1901, Frederick William Holbrook (1865-1921), a clerk, and in 1911 living at 313 Shrewsbury Road, Forest Gate, London. In 1939 she was a widow living on own means at 35-36 Regency Square, Sussex and she died at Brighton in 1951.