1892 - 1952

As Elsie Scrimgeour, she was born at St Pancras, London on 24 July 1892, daughter of Walter Scrimgeour (1852-20 May 1937), barrister-at-law and his wife Lilian Marian. She exhibited at the Suffolk Art and Aid Association at Halesworth in 1912, several painting which were 'deserving high praise'. Elsie served as a nurse during the First World War and she married at Flegg, Norfolk in 1920, Harold Hickling (1876-22 April 1935), a brewer, and had issue. In 1935, on the death of her husband Harold, they were living at The Priory, Wrentham, Suffolk and she was still there in 1939. Elsie Hickling, widow, died at 48 Pembroke Square, London on 30 May 1952.