GLENN, Alfred George

1909 - 2002

Alfred George Glenn was born at Heaton, Newcastle-on-Tyne, Northumberland on 29 September 1909, youngest of the four children of William Jones Glenn (29 November 1874-9 December 1965), a life assurance district manager, and his wife Annie Isabella née Pender (10 September 1872-28 March 1957), who married at Toxteth Park, Lancashire in 1897 and in 1939 the family including Walter John Glenn and Alfred George were living at 'The Talwrn', 281 Colchester Road, Ipswich. In 1911, Alfred was a 1-year-old, living at 236 Chillingham Road, Heaton, Newcastle-on-Tyne with his parents, 36-year-old William and 38-year-old Annie, and his three siblings Winifred Annie 12, William Pender 10 and Walter John 4. Although not a member of Ipswich Art Club he exhibited from 'The Talwrn', Colchester Road, Ipswich in 1933, a caricature 'Walter J. Glenn'. An assistant manager at a wholesale provision merchant, he married in 1947, Kathleen Hetherington. Alfred George Glenn died at Ipswich on 28 October 2002.