BALDRY, Harry Leslie

1866 - 1890

Harry Lesley Baldry was baptised at St Matthew's church, Ipswich on 21 January 1866, son of George William Baldry [q.v.] and his wife Mary née Marshall, who married at Downham Market, Norfolk in 1858. In 1871, a 5 year old living at Margaret Street, Brighton with his parents, 36 year old George and 35 year old Mary, with six siblings, Edith M. 11 born in Norwich, William 10 born in Surrey, Grace 6 born in Norwich, Emma B. 4 born in Hastings, Percy G. born in Cumberland 2, and Ida 1, born in Brighton. By 1881 they had moved to 12 Mornington Road, St Pancras, London with the addition of five more children, Dora 8 born Camberwell, Lillie 7 born Wood Green, Gilbert 5 born Margate, Isabel 4 and Constance 2, both born at Great Yarmouth. Harry married at St Pancras, London in 1890, Florence Digby and they had one son Harry born at Hampstead. In August 1890 Harry committed suicide by shooting himself. In 1891, Florence was a 25 year old widow, living at Belsize Road, Hampstead, London with her newly born son Harry with Florence's younger sister, 13 year old Edith E. Digby. Harry's elder sister Grace [Fiske] was also an artist.




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