1858 - 1934

Herbert Jervis-White-Jervis

Herbert Jervis-White-Jervis, was born at Marylebone, London on 6 August 1858, son of Henry Jervis-White-Jervis (1825-1881), a colonel in the army and MP for Harwich, Essex, and his wife Lucy (1828-1916), daughter of John Chevalier Cobbold (1797-1882), MP for Ipswich, their Suffolk home in 1881 was Cliff House, Cobbold Road, Felixstowe, Suffolk. Educated at Caius College, Cambridge and he married at Braintree, Essex on 14 December 1893, Beatrice Georgiana Ruggles-Brise (1866-1939). In 1901, Herbert was a 42 year old banker, living at Freston House, near Ipswich with his 35 year old wife Beatrice and their four daughters, Audrey 5, Beatrice Georgina 2 and new born twins Daphne Marian and Violet Lucy, and had a retinue of eight indoor servants. A Life Member of the Ipswich Art Club from 1911 until his death and a one time president of the Club but does not seem to have exhibited. His sister was Mary Isabel Jervis White Jervis [q.v.]. He died at Freston House on 29 November 1934.