COBBOLD, Emily Clementina

1859 - 1941

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 including 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 died at Harwich, Essex in 1941, aged 83.