SNOW, Grace Ethel

1885 - 1958

As Grace Ethel Barton, she was born at Hackney, London on 2 April 1885, daughter of Lewis James Barton, a banker's clerk, and his wife Elizabeth née Payne, who married at Camberwell, London in 1878. In 1901, a 15 year old, living at 10 Paget Road, Stoke Newington, Hackney, London with her parents, 52 year old Lewis and 51 year old Eliza, with two siblings Arthur Lewis 21 and Hubert Ernest 19, both born at Hackney. Grace married at Hendon, Middlesex in 1910, Arthur Snow [q.v.] and in 1911 was living with her husband at Oakdene, Purley Oaks Road, Sanderstead, Surrey. Together with her husband Arthur, between the two world wars they acquired The Craft Room near the river at Walberswick, Suffolk. A landscape and portrait painter in watercolour and a member of Ipswich Art Club 1934-1936, exhibiting four works including in 1934 'Wendon Willows' and 'Above St Ives Harbour' and in 1936 'Rocks at Mawgan Porth' and a portrait. In 1939, an artist living at Trout Hall, Saffron Walden, Essex with her husband Arthur. She died at Trout Hall, Wendesn Ambo, Saffron Walden, Essex on 1 April 1958, aged 72.




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