GRIBBLE, Bernard Emmanuel Finnigan

1872 - 1962

Bernard Gribble

Born at Chelsea, London on 10 May 1872, only son of the two children of Herbert Augustine Keate Gribble (1846-1894), an architect, and his wife Julia Mary née Finnigan (1839-1904), who married in 1869. In 1881 they were living at 10 Alexander Square, Kensington but by 1891 Bernard was an 18 year old artist, living at Sydney Street, Chelsea with his parents 44 year old Herbert and 50 year old Julia with his 20 year old sister Agnes. He married at Kensington, London in 1902 Eleanor [Nellie] Mabel Clunn (26 January 1877-1963). A marine and portrait painter and who, although not a member of Ipswich Art Club, exhibited from 53 Clifton Hill, London NW in 1929, two paintings 'Bridport, Dorset' and 'Poole Harbour, Dorset'. In 1939, which incorrectly gives his year of birth as 1873, a marine artist living at 3 Springfield Road, Poole, Dorset with his wife Eleanor and he died at Poole in 1962, aged 89.

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