HAVERGAL, Eveline Mary

1869 - 1931

As Eveline Mary Barrett, she was born at Grove Lodge, Upton cum Chalvey, Slough, Buckinghamshire on 25 December 1869, daughter of Richard Henry Barrett, a solicitor, and his wife Emily née Leake, who married at Slough in 1868. She married at Eton, Buckinghamshire on 22 June 1898, Revd Clement Havergal (9 January 1858-1 November 1941) and in 1901, the 31 year old wife of 43 year clergyman living at Brewer’s Green, Roydon, Diss, Norfolk. They then moved to Brent Eleigh Rectory, Suffolk from where, as Eveline Havergal, in 1909 she exhibited a miniature painting at the Royal Academy. Eveline died was of The Halt, Buxton Road, Wyke Regis, Weymouth, Dorset when she died at 5 Victoria Terrace, Weymouth on 23 January 1931. She had three children, Frances Mary de Draycott (1899-1987), Helen Grace Beatrice (1901-1980), both born at Roydon and Christopher Ridley (1907-2005), born at Brent Eleigh.