HELLINGS, Herbert Wynn

1873 - 1948

Labrador

Born at Alexander Road, Ipswich on 11 May and baptised at St Helen's church on 27 July 1873, son of Joseph Isaac Hellings (1841-1931), a schoolmaster, and his wife Clara née Wynn (1843-1912), who married at Hadleigh, Suffolk in 1867. In 1881, a 7 year old living at Elm Street, Ipswich with his parents, 39 year old Joseph, born Penryn, Cornwall and 37 year old Clara, born Kingston, Surrey and his four siblings, Frederick 11, Florence 10, Ernest 9 and Percy 4, all with the middle name of Wynn and born at Ipswich. In 1885 admitted to St Matthew's Voluntary Controlled Primary School, Ipswich and in 1901 his father, now a burial board clerk, and the family were living at Cemetery House, 212 Cemetery Road, Ipswich. Herbert married at Ipswich in 1905, Emma Daisy (or Daisy Emma) Norman (12 November 1879-1949) and in 1911 a 38 year old inspector at the waterworks living at 3 Park Road, Ipswich with his 31 year old wife Daisy Emma and 3 year old daughter Freda Wynn. An Ipswich artist, largely known for his fine pencil drawings of animals and in 1939 was a 'pencil artist' living at 2 Trent Road, Ipswich with his wife Emma and daughter Freda [Bowman] (born 11 September 1901). He died at Ipswich in 1948, aged 75 and his wife followed him the following year aged 69.




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