TRACY, Hugh Loveridge

1874 - 1955

Hugh Loveridge Tracy, was born at Ipswich on 23 July 1874, eldest son and third child of Nathaniel Tracy, a dental surgeon, and his wife Louisa Eliza née Barnes, who married at Cambridge in 1862, Nathaniel was the brother to Agnes Loveridge Tracy [q.v.]. In 1881, a 6 year old, living at The Folly, Tuddenham Road, Ipswich with his parents, 51 year old Nathaniel and 45 year old Louisa, with siblings, Louisa Agnes 17 [q.v.], Ada Helen 12 and Nathaniel 2. Hugh took up the family's profession as a dental surgeon and married at St Margaret's Westminster, London on 7 July 1910, Mary Kennedy Jordan, who was born at Howrah, Bengal, India on 5 October 1882 and died at Ipswich on 9 November 1961. In 1911, a 37 year old dental surgeon, living at 9 Lower Brook Street, Ipswich with his 28 year old wife Mary and kept three servants and in 1939 was living at 11 Lower Brook Street, Ipswich. A member of the Ipswich Art Club 1915-1916 from Lower Brook Street, Ipswich but no exhibits have been found. He was of 11 Lower Brook Street, Ipswich when he died at Brooke House Nursing Home, Henley Road, Ipswich on 8 January 1955, aged 80. Their son Hugh Wingfield Tracy, who was born at Ipswich on 27 January 1915 was a Flying Officer Navigator who was killed in Egypt on 6 October 1942 and buried in El Alamein Cemetery.