BREWER, John

1909 - 1959

Born on 29 August 1909, son of Australian racehorse trainer John Edward Brewer (1868-1931) [q.v.], and his wife Edith, the sister of William and Arthur Nightingall, who married on 16 June 1900. After his father returned from Australia he set up his stables at Park Lodge, Newmarket, Suffolk. Young John Brewer exhibited at Birmingham Royal Society of Artists in 1938, from Warren Hill, Newmarket, Suffolk and in 1939 an unmarried watercolour artist living at Warren Hill Cottages, Mildenhall, Newmarket, Suffolk, other members of the household were widow Monica Bullough (1869-1967), stud manager, and four servants. He died at Hereford in 1959.