BEAUMONT, Herbert William

1873 - 1956

Herbert William Beaumont, was born at Thorrington, Essex on 23 June 1873, eldest child of William Thomas Beaumont (1845-1919), a schoolmaster, and his wife Jessie née Went (5 December 1853-1940), who married at Tendring, Essex in 1871. In 1881, a 7 year old living at School House, Colchester Road, Thorrington with his parents, 36 year old William and 28 year old Jessie, with three siblings, Walter W. 5, Jessie 3 and Joseph P. 1, all born at Thorrington. Herbert married at Penzance, Cornwall in 1907, Millicent Keast (30 September 1889-1975) and in 1911, a schoolmaster, living at 'Elmville', Rushmere Road, Ipswich with his wife Millicent. He exhibited at the Ipswich Art Club in 1937 from 104 Dover Road, Ipswich an oil 'Butley Woods' and a watercolour 'An Evening in September' and in 1944 a painting 'Out of the War'. He died at 104 Dover Road, Ipswich on 5 February 1956.