ENGLAND, Mary Agnes

1851 - 1934

Born at North Brink, Wisbech St Peter, Cambridgeshire and baptised on 15 October 1851 and was baptised again on 20 December 1855, daughter of William England (1799-1871), a medical practitioner, and his second wife Margaret Elizabeth née Fraser, who married at Wisbech St Peter, Cambridgeshire in 1836; his first wife was Helen Maria née Plunkett. The family moved to Ipswich where second wife Margaret died at 17 Henley Road, in 1859. William married thirdly at Ipswich in 1864, Ann Martha Taylor of Horsford, Norfolk but William died in 1871 and in 1881 his 52 year old widow was living at Tuddenham Road, Ipswich with her two step-daughters, 31 year old sisters Hannah Sophia [q.v.] and 29 year old Mary Agnes. By 1911, they had moved to St Margaret's, Priory Road, Felixstowe, Suffolk all living on private means. A member of the Ipswich Art Club 1878-1879 but does not seem to have exhibited. She died at Felixstowe in 1934, aged 82, she was unmarried.