MURRAY, Dr William George

1856 - 1919

Born at Edinburgh, Scotland on 16 June 1856, son of Alexander Murray and his wife Isabella Mathierson née Banks. He married in Scotland about 1882 and came to England where in 1891 was living at Bela House, Clacton-on-Sea, Essex with his 32 year old wife Christina and their 7 year old daughter Helen, born Ossett, Yorkshire and he was still living in Clacton in 1901. By 1911 he had moved to Granville Lodge, Milton Street,Ipswich, a 54 year old Bachelor of Medicine and Master of Surgery, living with his 52 year old wife Christine, born Edinburgh and they kept two servants. A member of the Ipswich Fine Art Club 1910-1913 and exhibited from Granite Lodge, St John's, Ipswich in 1913 two watercolours 'A Storm over the Veldt, South Africa' and 'Down Hartz River, South Africa' after which time he departed from Ipswich. He died at Christchurch, Hampshire in 1919.