SALMON, Constance Mary

1856 - 1942

Constance Mary Salmon, was born at Guildhall Street, Bury St Edmund's on 12 November 1856, daughter of William Salmon (1816-1892), solicitor & town clerk, and his wife Hannah née Newman. As Miss Salmon she exhibited at the Bury & Suffolk Fine Art Society in 1881 'On the Yare, near Acle'. She married at Bury St Edmund's in 1883, Revd Edwin Westall Carpenter (1855-1937) and in 1891, a 34 year old, living at Churchfields, Margate, Kent with her 35 year old husband Edwin and their 6 year old daughter Margaret, born at Bobbing, Kent and they later moved to Thorpe Vicarage, Chertsey, Surrey. Her husband died at Holmdale, Stoke-by-Clare, Suffolk on 9 February 1937 and in 1939, Constance was a widow, living at The Street, Stoke-by-Clare. She died at Holmdale, Stoke-by-Clare on 1 May 1942, aged 85.