CORBOULD, Walton

1859 - 1919

Born at Eldon Lodge, Victoria Road, Kensington, London on 28 December 1859, fifth child of artist Alfred Hitchins Corbould [q.v.] and his wife Mary Grace née Keene, who married at Kensington in 1848, and grandson of Henry Corbould, the Keene's were of the Suffolk family. Educated at Woodbridge School in Suffolk. He married at Winchelsea, Sussex on 28 December 1896, Annie Hephzibah [Nacny] née Wilson and they had three children. An artist illustrator and for a time on the staff of 'The World' and was the author of the 'Mother Goose' stories and others. He died at 12 Woodgrange Avenue, Ealing, Middlesex on 13 April 1919 and buried at Hampstead two days later. A watercolour of his uncle Charles Samuel Keene [q.v.] is in the National Portrait Gallery.




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