LONG, Peter Bartholomew

c.1806 - 1890

Peter Bartholomew Long

Born at Ipswich about 1806, son of [?] Long and his wife Charlotte, who was a widow in 1841. He married Woodbridge St Mary church on 1 July 1834, Hannah Justina Falkland (1814-1848) and had issue, after her death in 1848 he married secondly at Maidstone, Kent in 1858, Maria Casley, a widow. A member of the Ipswich Society of Professional & Amateur Artists from 1832, where he was probably tutored by Henry Davy [q.v.]. In 1861, a 55 year old attorney & solicitor living at Museum Street, Ipswich with his 47 year old wife Maria, born Thames Ditton, Surrey and his four step-children. Mayor of Ipswich in 1837, 1840, 1850 and 1854. He died at Ipswich on 4 March and buried in Ipswich Cemetery on 7 March 1890, aged 84.