STOW, Annie

1903 - 1993

Annie Stow

Annie Stow, was born at Ipswich on 13 August 1903, daughter of John Henry Stow (28 August 1866-24 January 1962), an ordnance survey draughtsman, and his wife Ann Maria née Dowsing (25 October 1865-1955), who married at Ipswich in 1887. In 1901, the family were living at 48 Hay Terrace, Edinburgh, 34 year old John, board of agriculture ordnance survey, and 35 year old Annie, with children, William Herbert 13, born in Wales, Frederick James 7, Harry 5 and Percy 1, all born in Scotland and shortly afterwards they returned to live at Ipswich. Annie was a painter in watercolour and a member of Ipswich Art Club 1926-1950 and exhibited from 44 Sherrington Road, Ipswich in 1928 'Ipswich Docks' and in 1933 'Kersey Street'. In 1939, a shorthand typist, living at 14 Pine View Road, Ipswich with her parents and her sister Hilda (3 June 1901-1960). Annie Stow died at 14 Pine View Road, Ipswich on 23 November 1993, she was unmarried.