KNIGHT, Rosina

1831 - 1863

As Rosina Knight, she was born at Ryarsh Lane, West Malling, Kent in 1831 and baptised at West Malling on 25 March 1832, daughter of Henry Knight, a labourer, and his wife Mary Ann née Moyes, who married at Wickhambreaux St Andrew, Kent on 30 December 1826. In 1851 a 20 year old 'artist' living at Fitzroy Street, St Pancras, London with her 48 year old mother Mary Ann, born Middlesex. She exhibited at the Suffolk Fine Arts Association at Ipswich in 1850 a watercolour 'Dedham Church'. She married at West Malling on 7 June 1858 Henry Hickmott (1830-1921) and they had five children. She died at Well Street, East Malling on 6 December 1863