CHURCHYARD, Emma

1828 - 1878

Born at Well Street, now Seckford Street, Woodbridge, Suffolk and baptised at St Mary's church, Woodbridge on 26 May 1828, one of the several artist children of Thomas Churchyard (1795-1865) [q.v.] and his wife Harriet née Hailes (1797-1865). In 1851, 22 year Emma, was living at Cumberland Street, Woodbridge with her parents, Thomas 53 and Harriet 53, with six siblings, five sisters Ellen 24, Laura 21, Anna 19, Elizabeth 16 and Charles 9. Although she painted very little was, like most of her kin a very competent artist. She died at Woodbridge in August 1878, aged 50.




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