Sister Margaret Mary Townshend COBBOLD

Born1889 Ipswich
Died1977 Quidenham, Norfolk
FatherAlfred Townshend COBBOLD OBE (1852 – 1934)
MotherAlice Bessie NUNN Mus Bac (1859 – 1928)

Biography and Notes

Sister Mary was a Carmelite Nun. Known as Aunt Tiggywinkle because the room where she received visitors had a metal grill with spikes. Isobel Platings visited her as late as 1972 by which time the rules had been relaxed a bit.

Life Events

1928Death of mother Alice Bessie NUNN Mus Bac
1934Death of father Alfred Townshend COBBOLD OBE

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