MOULTRIE, Mabel Praed

1848 - 1898

Born at the Rectory, Church Road, Rugby, Warwickshire in 1848 and baptised at Rugby St Andrews on 1 September 1848, daughter of Revd John Moultrie (1799-1874) and his wife Harriet Margaret née Fergusson (1805-1864). In 1861, Mabel was a 12 year old scholar living at Rugby Rectory with her parents, 61 year old John and 55 year old Harriet and three siblings Mary 23, Margaret 22 and Amy 15, she also had three brothers, her mother died in 1864, aged 58. Figure painter. Exhibited at Birmingham Royal Society of Artists, Manchester City Art Gallery and the Society of Women Artists 1882-1894 from London in 1882, Aldeburgh, Suffolk 1884, Walton, Surrey 1889 and Milford, Godalming, Surrey in 1890. In 1891 an umarried 40[sic] year old 'artist painter in oils' living at Manor Road, Witney, Hambledon, Surrey with a boarder a 46 year old nurse Ann Hall. She died at Haslemere in 1898.