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, and in 1901 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. Educated at a boarding school at Elleray Atkins Road, Clapham Park, Wandsworth, London and as his third wife, married at Banff Scotland in 1927, Arthur George Pritchard (1866-1933), son of Charles William Pritchard and Caroline Isabella née Gillespie and had a son and a daughter. She had lived at Dedham, Essex since at least 1933 when her husband died and in 1939 a widow and an apple grower living at Silverton, Brook Street, Dedham, Essex. 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 died at Shotesham, Norfolk in 1989.