PYNE, Mary Florence

1874 - 1955

Born at Tufnell Park, St Pancras, London on 7 January 1874, third daughter of Thomas Pyne [q.v.] and his first wife Katharine Susan née Salter, who married at Hampstead in 1871. In 1881, a 7 year old living at 56 Upper Park Road, Hampstead with her parents, 37 year old Thomas and 32 year old Katherine and two sibling sisters Katherine Annie 9 [q.v.] and Evelina 8 [Warden q.v.], and ten years later were still living at Uppper Park Road, Hampstead, when the three girls noted as 'art student'. In 1901 a 26 year old 'satin wood painter' living at 82 Huddleston Road, Islington, London with her two sisters Annie 29 satin wood painter and Eva 28, a portrait painter, their parents are missing from the 1901 census probably due to their move to Dedham, Essex. A member of Ipswich Art Club 1897-1898 and exhibited from 17 Burghley Road, Highgate, London in 1896 seven watercolours 'Silver Birches', 'Trafalgar Square', 'Dedham Church', 'A Sunny Corner', 'Highgate', 'Viaduct at Highgate' and 'Mill Stream at Houghton' but did not exhibit the following year. She married at Holborn, London in 1898, Walter Reuben Manley (1868-1931) and died at Harrow, Middlesex in 1955, aged 80.