BURRELL, Florence

1867 - 1941

Florence Burrell, was born at Fornham St St Martin, Suffolk on 24 March and baptisedon 26 April 1867, daughter of Walton Burrell (7 May 1837-3 December 1925), a gentleman farmer, and his wife Ellen née Cowen (c.1833-1923), who married at Thetford, Norfolk in 1862. Florence was educated at The Cedars School, Anglesea Road, Ipswich where in 1881 she was a 14 year old boarder. As Miss F. E. Burrell she exhibited at the Bury St Edmunds Fine Art Society in 1887 three animal portraits 'Belle', 'Pop', 'Ichabod'. In 1891, a 24 year old, living at New Hall Farm, Village Street, Fornham St Martin near Bury St Edmund's with her parents, 53 year old Walton and 58 year old Ellen, with siblings Ellen Marion 26, Catherine 19, Frank 17, Evelyn 16, Maud C. 15, Louise 14, Mabel 12, and Duncan 10, all born at Fornham St Martin. Florence married at Westminster, London in 1899, Charles Webb, a stockbroker, and in 1901, Florence and her 49 year old husband Charles, were staying at the Mandeville Hotel, 8 Mandeville Place, Marylebone, London. In 1911 they were living at 8 Pelham Place, Kensington, London with two servants, but they had no children. In 1939, a widow, living at Aveing, Hadley Road, Sheringham, Norfolk with some other members of the Burrell family and she died in Surrey in 1941.