SHEBBEARE, Claude Eustace

1872 - 1965

Born at Lewisham, Kent and baptised on 24 November 1872, son of Reginald John Shebbeare, principal clerk in civil service, and his wife Marian Elizabeth née Wrench, who married on Kingston, Surrey in 1868. In 1911, a 38 year old barrister-at-law living at 32 Belmont Hill, Lee, London with his parents, 72 year old Reginald and 69 year old Marian with three servants and some grandchildren. In 1939, a barrister living at 29 Cumberland Street, Woodbridge, Suffolk with his wife Kathleen née McMahon (1884-1970). A member of the Ipswich Art Club 1944-1951 and exhibited from The Hermitage, Woodbridge two works in 1943 'Oxbuugh' and 'Woodbridge', four works in 1944 'An Irish Holiday', 'The Road to Hollesley', 'Argentan Normandy' and 'Pegwell Bay' and two in 1945 'The Deben below Woodbridge' and 'Troublesome Beach, Woodbridge'. The author of 'Sir Thomas More' (1930) and 'The Law Charitable Bequests' and others. He died in London City in 1965, aged 92.