PIDCOCK, Fred

1913 - 1996

Fred Pidcock, was born at Warrington, Lancashire on 28 February 1913, son of Joseph Pidcock (13 May 1879-9 March 1950), a blacksmith, and his wife Mary née Dootson (14 July 1888-21 February 1966), who married at Warrington in 1911 and in 1939 were living at 85 Fife Street, Sheffield. Fred married at Sheffield in 1937, Edith Margaret Tranter (11 April 1915-31 July 2001) and in 1939, a foreman die sinker, living at 4 Alport Road, Chesterfield, Derbyshire with his wife. A member and exhibitor at the Beccles Society of Artists 1977-1990 from 4 South Close, Beccles, Suffolk. He was buried in Beccles Cemetery on 23 February 1996, aged 82 and his 86 year old wife was buried beside him.