READ, Elizabeth

1861 - 1940

Elizabeth Read, was born at Fore Street, Framlingham, Suffolk on 10 July 1861, second daughter of Francis Read (1839-28 February 1922), a leather seller, and his wife Jane née Boon (1839-1932), who married at Brandeston, Suffolk in 1859. In 1891, a 28 year old artist, living at Fore Street, Framlingham, with her parents, 51 year old Francis and 51 year old Jane with her two siblings, Anna Maria 30 and Jonathan Boon 28. In 1901, a 38 year old art teacher, still living at the same address with her parents, with two more siblings Bessie 33 and Francis 25. In 1939 she was living at Station Road, Framlingham with her brother Jonathan (8 September 1863-1944), a retired fellmonger. She died at 56 Station Road, Framlingham on 31 May 1940, she was unmarried.