BURRELL, Ellen

1864 - 1959

Ellen Marion Burrell, was born at Fornham St Martin, Suffolk on 14 August and baptised on 17 August 1864, 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. As Ella Burrell, in 1887 she exhibited at the Bury St Edmund's Fine Art Society 'View near Thetford' being described as 'a charming river scene'. She was a sister to Florence Burrell [q.v.]. In 1891, a 26 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 Florence 24, Catherine 19, Frank 17, Evelyn 16, Maud C. 15, Louise 14, Mabel 12, and Duncan 10, all born at Fornham St Martin. She married at Fornham in 1900, Revd Henry Lonsdale Boldero (23 March 1868-7 August 1952) and in 1911 was living at The Rectory, Dymchurch, Kent with her 43 year old husband Henry and 5 year old daughter Monica Frances Faith, born at Dymchurch on 6 October 1905. Ellen died at 6 Douglas Road, Herne Bay, Kent on 28 January 1959, leaving her estate to her unmarried daughter Monica.