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 (1816-10 October 1892), solicitor & town clerk, and his wife Hannah née Newman (1821-1898), who married at Beccles, Suffolk in 1842. As Miss Salmon she exhibited at the Bury & Suffolk Fine Art Society in 1881 'On the Yare, near Acle'. She married at St Mary's Church, Bury St Edmund's on 4 September 1883, Revd Edwin Westall Carpenter (1855-9 February 1937), vicar of Bobbing, Kent 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, as Edward, 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. Constance died at Holmdale, Stoke-by-Clare on 1 May 1942, aged 85.