CROFT, Georgiana

1805 - 1889

Georgiana Cuyler was born on 21 October and baptised at Welwyn on 20 December 1805, youngest and fifth daughter of the seven children of General Sir Cornelius Cuyler (1740-1819), 1st Bart., governor of Portsmouth and his wife Anne (1766-1815), daughter of Major Richard Grant, who married in 1786. She married on 1 January 1835, Revd Stephen Croft [q.v.] of St Mary Stoke, Ipswich and in 1851 were living at Rabs Row, Saint Mary Stoke, Ipswich with there three children. Georgiana and her husband are listed as art pupils of Henry Bright [q.v.] between 1836-1856. She died at Watford, Hertfordshire in 1889, aged 83.