GOODY, Emma Louise

1871 - 1965

As Emma Louise Goody, she was born at Colchester, Essex in 1871, daughter of Henry Goody (27 July 1833-1 August 1911), solicitor & registrar, and his first wife Esther née Griffin (1833-1881), who married at Colchester in 1857. Her mother died at Colchester in 1881, and in 1883 her father married at Newton Abbot, Devon, Mary Elizabeth Humphrey. In 1891, Emma was a 20 year old, living at East Well House, Lexden Road, Colchester with her 54 year old father and 44 year old stepmother Mary, two siblings Sidney Carr 24 and Neville Clifford 18 and three step-siblings Mervyn Henry Barnes 6, Muriel Evelyn Mary 5 and Dorothy Christine 2 and they retained five indoor servants. A member of the Ipswich Art Club 1889-1891 from Lexden Road, Colchester, but does not seem to have exhibited. In 1901, a 29 year old, living at Barclays Bank, Rosemary Road, Clacton-on-sea, Essex with her brother-in-law Henry Wetherhead, a bank manager, and his wife, Emma's sister Florence Elizabeth Wetherhead née Goody. Emma married at Colchester in 1902, Richard Alliott, a surgeon, and in 1911 was living at 17 Ramsgate Road, Ramsgate, Kent with her 40 year old husband and their two sons Richard and Alexander, both born at Wethersfield, Essex. She died at 15 Hamboro Gardens, Leigh-on-Sea, Essex on 1 May 1965.