CUTLER, David John

1893 - 1982

Lock and Stagg, Ipswich

Born at Stoneham, Devon on 2 June 1893, son of Thomas Cutler, a butler, and his wife Edith Harriet née Simmons, who married at Easthampstead, Berkshire in 1887. His father seems to have moved around but the family were living in Norwich in 1901 and in 1911 Edith was living at 46a Cambridge Street, Norwich when 17 year old David was a land agent's clerk and his elder brother Thomas a motor mechanic. He married at Norwich in 1925, Dorothy Olga May Watkins (31 May 1897-1983) and about 1935 they came to live in Ipswich, taking a position at Lock & Stagg, motor engineers and in 1939 a works manager motor engineer living at 184 Colchester Road, Ipswich with his wife and son David Cutler (born 23 April 1926). They later lived at 2a Wolsey Street, Ipswich in which road the Lock & Stagg garage was formerly situated. An amateur artist who painted two oils of the local garage of Lock & Stagg of Wolsey Street. He died at Ipswich in 1982.

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