BADCOCK, Isobel Baynes

1863 - 1939

Born at Sharrow, Sheffield, Yorkshire in 1863 and baptised at Sharrow on 24 May 1863, second of the three daughters of Revd Edward Baynes and his wife Mary née Hilton, who married at Manchester in 1856. In 1871, an 8 year old living at Eagle House, North Street, Ripon, Yorkshire with her parents 47 year old Edward Baynes and 44 year old Mary, with siblings Mary Hilton 10, Katharine Stanhope 6 and Edward Baynes 5, with three indoor servants. In 1881 they were living at 2 The Crescent, Ripon when her father was Principal Of The Ripon Training College. By 1922 she was living at Fysh House, Bures, Suffolk when she set sail on the 'Intaba' for Trinindad & Tobago and from that address on 28 December 1933 patented (426,283) an 'Artists Colour Box'. A painter of portraits, buildings and interiors and exhibited at the Royal Society of British Artists in 1886 and at the Royal Academy 1905-1914 including 'Captain G. W. Probert' and 'In the Church's Quiet Heart'. He sister Kate Stanhope Badcock (1864-1910) was also an artist and her elder sister Mary Hilton married William Geoffry Carwardine Probert of Bevills, Bures, Suffolk. She died at Bures, Sudbury, Suffolk in 1939 and a memorial glass window was raised in Waldegrave Chapel, Bures to the memory of her Probert brother-in-law (died 1938) and his wife, sister Mary (died 1949) and to Elizabeth.