REEVE, Stanley Cyril

1903 - 1997

Stanley Reeve

Born at Norwich, Norfolk on 30 January 1903, third and youngest son of Thomas Sidney Reeve, a coachmaker, and his wife Alice Louisa née Davis, who married at Norwich in 1894. In 1911, an 8 year old living at 69 Cambridge Street, Norwich with his parents, 37 year old Thomas and 39 year old Alice, with three siblings, Russell Sidney Reeve [q.v.] and Clarence Victor Reeve [q.v.] and Ivy May Reeve 3. He married at Ipswich in 1926, Kathleen May Office (born 13 May 1905-1985). A school-teacher in education from 1923 and registered from Saxmundham, Suffok in 1933. Head of Snape Village school and first headmaster of Framlingham Area School 1937-1940 and of Kesgrave High School from 1940 only leaving Framlingham to be nearer to a hospital to be able to look after his handicapped daughter in the difficult circumstances of wartime. In 1939 a schoolmaster living at 20 Mount Pleasant, Framlingham, Suffolk with his wife Kathleen and new-born only child Gillian Kathleen (born 8 January 1939-1962). An exhibitor at the Ipswich Art Society from 18 Bromeswell Road, Ipswich in 1990 'Bridge over River Finn, Tuddenham'. In old age, the author of memoirs 'Stanley Reeve Recalls.' (1995). He died at Ipswich in 1997.





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