LYNN, Susanna Stewart

1810 - 1887

Susanna Stewart Lynn, was baptised at Woodbridge St Mary church, Suffolk on 26 September 1810, daughter of Dr George Doughty Lynn (1779-11 May 1854), surgeon, and his wife Susannah Stewart née Abbott (1784-28 July 1836), who married at Barking, Suffolk on 16 May 1805. In 1836, as Miss Lynn of Woodbridge, an art pupil of Henry Bright [q.v.]. She married at Woodbridge the following year on 2 May 1837, James Cockburn (31 May 1810-24 May 1888) of Arch Cliff Fort, Dover, later a major-general in the 39th Cameron Highlanders. She died at Bracondale, Lakenham, Norwich, Norfolk on 31 May 1887 and her husband died on the 24 May the following year, leaving a son Col. James George Cockburn, who was one of nine children.