SMITH, John Edward

1899 - 1956

John Edward Smith, was born at Ipswich on 4 May 1899, son of Arthur Smith and his wife Florence Elizabeth née Croft, who married at Ipswich in 1894. In 1939, an unmarried stationer, living at 48 Tuddenham Road, Ipswich with his widowed father. As John E. Smith, a member of the Ipswich Art Club 1942-1945 and exhibited from 94 Severn Road, Ipswich in 1943, four works 'Autumn', 'Cottage at Wherstead', 'Bluebells, Bridge Wood' and 'Child Study' and in 1945 'Buffen's Holt, Buckingham'. He was of 48 Tuddenham Road, Ipswich when he died at the Ipswich & East Suffolk Hospital on 13 August 1956.