DE POIX, Hugh Edmond Francois Marie Tyrel

1886 - 1966

Portrait of Herbert J Harteap Esq

Hugh Edmond Francois Marie Tyrel de Poix, was born at Kensington, London on 22 April 1886, son of Hugh Edmond Albert Joseph Maria Tyrel De Poix [q.v.] and his wife Eugenie Alice Wentworth née Pemberton (1854-1944), who married at Kensington, London in 1883. In 1891, a 4 year old living at Broome Place, Bungay, Suffolk with his parents, 50 year old Edmond and 36 year old Eugenie, with three siblings, Gautier 7, Audrey 2 and newly born Ralph, all born in London, and they kept five indoor servants. Hugh was a Lieutenant in the Royal Garrison Artillery during the First World War. A member and exhibitor at the Woodpecker Art Club, later the Norfolk & Norwich Art Circle 1906-1953, from Bungay, Suffolk and Ditchingham, Norfolk and elected a member of the Royal Society of British Artists. He married at Kensington, London in 1953, Mary Bernardine Hutchinson (1899-1985) and as Hugh Edmond Francois Marie Tyrel de Poix, he died at 3 Royal Chase, Tunbridge Wells, Kent on 4 April 1966, being survived by his widow. His memorial is in St Edmund Church, Bungay.






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