YOUNGMAN, John Mallows

1816 - 1899

Born on 2 July and baptised at Saffron Walden, Essex on 8 December 1816, son of George Youngman and his wife Frances née Searle. A landscape painter and etcher who exhibited from 1834 and attended Henry Sass's (1788-1844) Academy in 1836. In 1851, a 34 year old landscape painter and bookseller living at Market Place, Saffron Walden with a 24 year old house servant Mary Ann Abraham, born Harlow, Essex. Elected an Associate of the New Society of Painters in Water Colour in 1841 but resigned in 1846. He exhibited at the Suffolk Fine Art Association [q.v.] at Ipswich in 1850 two watercolours 'A Wheat Field' and 'The Two Mills' and published 'Gleanings from Nature: A Series of Twelve Etchings' (1874). He married at Pentonville, London on 2 September 1856 Mary Ann Hinchliff and in 1861 a 44 year old bookseller, stationer & printer living at Market End, Saffron Walden with his 27 year old wife Mary Ann, born Chelsea, London with two children George M. 3 and Annie M. 2, both born at Saffron Walden and about 1871 moved to London. In 1881 a 64 year old 'income from investments' living at Notting Hill Terrace, Kensington with his 47 year old wife Mary Ann, and his two children with Annie M now a student at the Royal Academy. He died at Kensington, London on 19 January 1899. Daughter Annie Mary (1859-1919) also became a well known flower and landscape artist.

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