PRITCHARD, Emilie Gladys

1894 - 1989

As Emilie Gladys Todd, she was born at Edinburgh on 13 March 1894, daughter of Charles Todd (1848-1900), founder member of solicitors, Hope, Todd and Kirk, and his wife Emilie Anne née Baker. In 1901, a 7 year old. living at 10 Magdala Crescent, Edinburgh with her 45 year old widowed mother Emilie Anna, with two sibling sisters Carolin Mary 19 and Marjoirie Leith 14. Emilie was educated at a boarding school at Elleray Atkins Road, Clapham Park, Wandsworth, London. As his third wife, she married at Banff Scotland in 1927, Arthur George Pritchard (1866-25 August 1933), son of Charles William Pritchard and Caroline Isabella née Gillespie and had a son and a daughter. Emilie had lived at Dedham, Essex since at least 25 August 1933 when and where her husband died, and in 1939, a widow and an apple grower, living at Silverton, Brook Street, Dedham, Essex. As Mrs E. G. Pritchard an associate member of the Ipswich Art Club 1967-1974+ and exhibited from Oak Cottage, Dedham in 1967, an oil portrait 'Rev. H. Vernon Du Rose' and in 1973 from 9 Quay Street, Manningtree, Essex, two oils 'Portrait' and 'Autumn Flowers' and in 1974 a watercolour 'Yucca in Bloom'. She was of 9 Quay Street, Manningtree, Essex when she died on 22 January 1989.