STOW, Annie Elizabeth

1903 - 1993

Born at 3 Hope Cottages, Anglesea Road, Ipswich on 13 August 1903, daughter of John Henry Stow (28 August 1866-1962), who worked for the Ordnance Survey, and his wife Ann Maria née Dowsing (26 October 1865-1955), who married in Scotland. In 1901 John was living at 48 Hay Terrace, Edinburgh with his wife Ann, and children, William H. 13, born in Wales, Frederick J. 7, Harry 5 and Percy 1, born in Scotland. In 1911 John was staying with his brother Frederick James Stow, 41, and his family at 4 Red Lion Yard, St Georges, London, the whereabouts of the rest of the family is not known. A painter in watercolour and a member of Ipswich Art Club 1926-1950 and exhibited from 44 Sherrington Road, Ipswich in 1928 'Ipswich Docks' and in 1933 'Kersey Street'. In 1939, a shorthand typist, living at 14 Pine View Road, Ipswich with her parents John, now retired, with wife Ann, and sibling Hilda, (3 June 1901-1960), also a shorthand typist. Annie died at Ipswich in 1993, she was unmarried.