CLUBBE, Fanny

1821 - 1897

As Frances Swatman, she was baptised at Little Fransham, Kings Lynn, Norfolk on 14 July 1821, daughter of Revd Edward Swatman (1777-1839) and his wife Mary née Sharpin (1786-1844), who married at Little Fransham on 10 December 1810. As Fanny Swatman, she married at Beccles, Suffolk on 9 July 1851, William Henchman Clubbe (1826-1889), a surgeon, and in 1861 they were living at Grove House, 60 London Road, Lowestoft, Suffolk and they were still there 20 years later. As Mrs W. H. Clubbe, she exhibited at the Ipswich Fine Art Club from Lowestoft, Suffolk in 1883, two painting 'Hollyhocks' and 'Honeysuckle'. On her husband's death on 4 August 1889, she was living at Old Nelson Street, Lowestoft. She died at her home at 9 Wellington Esplanade, Lowestoft on 31 August and buried in Lowestoft Cemetery on 2 September 1897, aged 76.