The Pritchard Family


The Pritchard family lived at Tyneham from 1921 to 1928

Malvina Pritchard nee Harper (c.1875-1964)

Malvina was born on 30 November 1874 at. She was the daughter of Richard Harper (1843-1912) and his wife Elizabeth Harper nee Underwood (1845-?).

Malvina Pritchard schoolmistress at Tyneham School
Malvina Pritchard

Malvina married Arthur Charles Pritchard (c. 1869-1929) in the Wolverhampton area in 1916.

Arthur Charles Pritchard b. Watford
Arthur Pritchard Senior

Malvina and Arthur had an adopted son Arthur Walter Pritchard (1917-1988)

Mrs Malvina Pritchard was Schoolmistress at Tyneham School from 1921 to 1928. She was succeeded by Mrs Leonora Haime. The family lived at 1 The Row – The School House.

Malvina left Tyneham to become head mistress at Melbury Abbas. Husband Arthur died on 11 February 1929.

Malvina retired in December 1934 and moved to Shaftesbury.

Page last updated: 20 June 2021

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