COBBOLD, Emily Clementina

1859 - 1912

Emily Clementina Cobbold, was baptised at Walton-cum-Felixstowe, Suffolk on 20 April 1859, fourth daughter of Horace Cobbold (1824-1890), farmer at Capel Hall, Trimley, Suffolk and his wife Katherine Sarah née Haward (1831-1914), who married at Sproughton, near Ipswich in 1854. A sister of Florence Jane Cobbold and, as a member of the Ipswich Art Club 1883-1887, she exhibited from Capel Hall, Trimley St Martin in 1883 four table lots 'Water Bottle', 'Plaque' and two 'Tea Set' and from Capel Hall, at the Woodbridge Industrial & Art Exhibition at the Lecture Hall, Woodbridge several table lots and two watercolours. She married at Trimley St Martin on 13 September 1887, Lieut. Col. John Sheridan Clarke, retired R. A., of Eastaway, Morewenstow, Devon. Her husband of The Gables, Bideford, Devon, died at Southsea on 31 May 1900, aged 56. Emily married secondly in the Woodbridge district in 1903, Ellis Lund, a widower. Emily Clementina Lund died at Longdown Cottage, Gold Hill, Lower Bourne, Farnham, Surrey on 21 June 1912 and buried at St Thomas on the Bourne on 24 June. The contents of Longdown Cottage were sold by auction on 12 November 1912. Ellis Lund, an examiner of works, was born at Bradford in 1848 and sailed from Liverpool on 21 December 1907 for Melbourne, Victoria, Australia but was back in Farnham in 1912. A retired Indian civil servant when he died back in New South Wales, Australia on 9 June 1925.