MORRIS, Marianne

1814 - 1889

Marianne Morris, was born at Bungay, Suffolk in 1814, daughter of Joseph Money Morris (1793-10 May 1865), a printer, and his wife Henrietta Brightly, fourth daughter of printer Charles Brightly, who married at Beccles on 20 September 1812. By 1820, her father Joseph was trading as a printer on his own account from Earsham Street, Bungay and in 1830 at Broad Street, ‘Printing office, at the back of the Tuns’. In 1851, 34 year old Marianne, a schoolmistress, was living at the 'Printing Office' with her parents Joseph and 57 year old wife Henrietta and they had three boarders. By 1853 the family had left Bungay for Ipswich but by 1861, was a 47 year old artist, living at at Walnut Tree Walk, Lambeth, London with her parents 69 year old Joseph and 67 year old Henrietta. Marianne died on 17 July 1889, she was unmarried and probate was granted on her will.