GEARING, Marjorie Ella

1908 - 1992

Marjorie Ella Gearing, was born at Carlton Colville, Suffolk on 31 January 1908, daughter of William Joseph Gearing, a fish merchant, and his wife Ella Carrie née Buxton, who married at Carlton Colville in 1896. In 1911, a 3 year old, living at Beccles Road, Oulton Broad, Suffolk with her parents, 45 year old William and 33 year old Ella, and her elder sibling brother Harold. She exhibited at the Liverpool Walker Art Gallery in 1928, from Ellerslie, Oulton Broad, Lowestoft, Suffolk. She studied at the Bristol Centre of the Trinity College of Music and in 1936 was living at Stone Cross, Sussex when a member of the Westham Girls' Club and in 1939, a secondary school mistress, living at Oak House, Station Road, Dorking, Surrey. She married late in life in 1975, Norman Levettt Coult (1902-1986). Marjorie died at 'Bramble Down', Woodland Road, Dembury, Newton Abbot, Devon on 8 April 1992.