CONTI, Pino Giacomo F

1896 - 1951

As Guiseppe Pino Giacomo F. Conti, he was born at Mitcham, Surrey on 24 January 1896, eldest child of Pino Joseph Conti (24 February 1873-17 December 1923), an advertising agent, and his wife Florence née Cripps (26 May 1872-22 July 1958), who married at Croydon in 1895. In 1911, young Pino was a 15 year old student,living at 5 Hotham Road, Wimbledon, Surrey with his parents, 38 year old Pino, born in London, and 38 year old Florence, born in Mercriet, Uttar Pradesh, India, with three siblings, Florian 13, Violet 12 and Angela Florence Mary 1, all born in London. In 1939, a 'draughtsman's tracer' living at 13 Rutley Gardens, Lambeth, London. As an artist, actor and singer, Guiseppi Conti, married at Creeting St Peter, Ipswich in 1946, Ellen May Woodward [Conti q.v.]. Although he does not seem to have been a member he exhibited at the Ipswich Art Club from 'Loreto', Creeting St Peter in 1948, an oil painting 'Ike Meakings'. He died at By the Green, Homersfield, Suffolk in 1951.