FISON, Alice Margaret

1873 - 1957

Born at 1 Burlington Road, Ipswich in 1873, daughter of Edward Fison, maltster & brickmaker, and his wife Alice Stephana née Burden, who married at Braintree, Essex in 1863 and in 1871 were living at 1 Burlington Road, Ipswich with their four children. Known as Margaret, to avoid confusion with her mother, in 1881, an 8 year old living at Burlington Road, with her 50 year old father and just her elder brother, 10 year old Fritz Herbert. Her mother died at Ipswich in 1899, aged 64, and in 1901 a 28 year old living at Allington House, Woodbridge Road, Ipswich with her widowed father and three siblings and where her father died in 1908. Together with her brother, Harry Leonard Fison and sister Edith May Fison, they moved to 13 Constitution Hill, Ipswich. Listed as a member of Ipswich Art Club 1895-1915 but does not seem to have exhibited nor to have had her name listed as a member. She died at Malvern, Worcestershire in 1957, aged 84, she was unmarried.