Thomas Smythe



Thomas Smythe 1825 – 1906. Thomas Smythe was born in 1825, the younger brother of Edward Robert Smythe (1810-1899). They were brought up together in Berners, Ipswich. Little is known about Thomas Smythe’s education, although we can presume that he followed in his brother’s footsteps, studying at the school of Mr R B Clamp in Ipswich. Their father, James Smyth (the ‘e’ was added later in the century) was an accountant at the Bank of Bacon, Cobbold, Durningham and Cobbold… Read more