HARE, Jabez 1820-1837

1820 - 1837

Jabez Hare, jun. was born at Ipswich on 8 February, and baptised at Tacket Street Independent Church on 17 February 1820, son of Jabez Hare [q.v.] and his wife Elizabeth Leman, daughter of Thomas Matthews. An accomplished artist and, like his father, a member of the Ipswich Society of Professional & Amateur Artists from 1832 but he died on 28 February 1837 at the age of just 17 when a subscription was raised by the Ipswich Society of Artists and they placed a tablet in St Matthew's church, Ipswich.