DOUGHTY, George Frederic C

1908 - 1940

Born at Poringland Rectory, Norfolk on 7 September 1908, only son of Revd Frederic Ernest Doughty (3 May 1867-1947) and his wife Blanche née Tyler (11 February 1881-1970), who married at Bradfield, Berkshire in 1904. In 1932 George exhibited two water-colours at Ipswich Art Club, 'Barge 'May' of Rochester' and 'Schooner 'My Lady' off Longships', from Martlesham Rectory, Suffolk, where his father was rector of the family living, but George only became a member of the club in 1939. In 1939 a disabled merchant seaman, living at The Rectory, Church Road, Martlesham with his parents and where he died in 1940, aged 31.