1911 - 1975

Kenneth Bumstead, was born in Suffolk on 5 May 1911, son of Henry Robert Bumstead (12 December 1882-1960) and his wife Maud Alice née Smith (22 January 1886-1950), who married at Bosmere, Suffolk in 1907. In 1939, a period furniture designer & photographer, living at 1 Gipping Cottages, Sproughton Road, Ipswich with his mother Maud. He exhibited at the Ipswich Art Club in 1943, two oils 'Near the Old Paper Mill' and 'In the Gipping Valley Bramford'. He died at his home at Blue Barn, Hillcrest Approach, Bramford, near Ipswich on 12 November 1975.