ROUSE, Miss

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Miss Rouse, was a daughter of John William Rouse (1834-1915), a solicitor, and his second wife Mary née Fison (1849-1918), who married at Ipswich in 1881, his first wife was Mary Arnott, whom he married at Woodbridge in 1864 and she died at Ipswich in 1868, aged 23, leaving one son. In 1901, they were living at Wilford Lodge, [432] Woodbridge Road, Ipswich, 66 year old John and 52 year old Mary and children Arthur John 35 from his first wife and four daughters from his second, all born at Ipswich. As Miss Rouse, a member of Ipswich Art Club 1909-1916, exhibiting from Wilford Lodge, four paintings in 1910 'View on the Orwell', 'Martlesham', 'Old Gateway, Bordighera' and 'On the Riviera' and exhibited three pictures in 1912 'Valleney Valley', 'Among the Cotswolds' and 'Port of Soller, Manorca' and two in 1914 'June Roses' and 'A Suffolk Lane'. The initials of Miss Routh are not given and could be any of the four daughters.

1. Dorothy Mary born 20 January 1883 died at 10 Reynolds Close, Golders Green, Hendon, Middlesex on 5 December 1939, aged 56, unmarried.
2. Janet Elizabeth born 19 February 1886 married widower George Henry Ashplant Northcott (1877-1950) died at 'Meadowsweet', St Peters Road North, Hayling Island, Hampshire on 31 December 1976.
3. Margaret Josephine born 23 December 1888 living with her sister Dorothy at Hendon in 1939 and died at Garden House, 12-14 Hollow Lane, Hayling Island, Hampshire on 19 July 1992, unmarried.
4. Sybil Maud born 27 November 1890 died at Beggers Roost, Old Park Lane, Fishbourne, Chichester on 6 September 1984, unmarried.

Their aunts were Evelyn Augusta Rouse [q.v.] and Mrs. George Edwardes Keer [q.v.]