HANCOCK, Helen Ramsay

1887 - 1965

As Nellie [Helen] Ramsay Paul, she was born at Fulham, London on 8 July 1887, daughter of Scottish born Rupert Paul (1852-26 January 1926), a private secretary, and his wife Ellen née Ramsay (1854-1910), who married at Hampstead, London in 1877. In 1891, living at Bishop's Road, Fulham with her parents, 39-year-old Rupert and 36-year-old Helen, both born in Scotland, with siblings Rupert Aiken (1878-1935), Arthur James (1880-1958) and Allen (1884-1964), all born in London. In 1911, Helen was an art student living at 125 Hurlingham Road, Fulham with her widowed father, 59-year-old Rupert and in 1921 they were living at 36 Napier Court, Fulham, London. She married at Kensington, London in 1933, Eric Charles Beck Hancock (10 June 1888-21 May 1965), a foreign correspondent, and in 1939 Helen was an 'artist painter' living at South Close, Walberswick, Suffolk. Helen Ramsay Hancock died at 22 Kensington Park Garden, Kensington, London W11 on 3 December 1965.

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