1886 - 1977

Hugh Turner, was born at Stowmarket, Suffolk on 13 July 1886, son of Louis Turner, grocer & shop merchant, and his wife Emmeline, who married in 1882. In 1911, a 24 year old grocer's partner, living at 28 Market Place, Stowmarket with his parents, 45 year old Louis and 35 year old Emmeline, with four of his seven siblings, Emmeline May Turner 26, Louis Frank 25, Russell, 23 and Winifred Ida 22. He married at Stowmarket in 1933, Gwendolen Emily Lucas (born 1 January 1910) and in 1939, a grocer & provision merchant, living at 33 Finborough Road, Stowmarket with his wife Gwendolen. A member and exhibitor at the Ipswich Art Club 1950-1957 but does not seem to have exhibited. He died at 4 Chelsea Close, Ipswich on 19 May 1977.